Daryl Selby

Daryl Selby (born 3 November 1982, in Harlow) is a professional squash player who represented England. He reached a career-high world ranking of World No. 9 in April 2010.[1][2] His sister is the professional squash player Lauren Selby. He attended the UK Brentwood School, Essex as his secondary school between 1994 and 2001.

Daryl Selby
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Country England
ResidenceColchester, Essex
Born (1982-11-03) 3 November 1982 (age 38)
Harlow, Essex
Height1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight72 kg (159 lb)
Turned Pro2004
RetiredActive
PlaysRight Handed
Coached byPaul Selby
Racquet usedBlack Knight
Men's singles
Highest rankingNo. 9 (April, 2010)
Current rankingNo. 26 (July, 2020)
Title(s)13
Tour final(s)23
World OpenQF (2013)
Last updated on: July 2020.

Career overviewEdit

Selby won the British National Squash Championships in 2011, defeating the reigning World Champion and World No.1,[3] Nick Matthew in the final 9-11, 11-9, 6-11, 11-9, 11-7 (84m). He beat Nick Matthew in straight games in the round of 16 Psa Kuwait Cup in the quarterfinal he lost to Mohamed El Shorbagy.

In 2012, he reached the semifinals of the Tournament of Champions, losing James Willstrop in semifinals.

In June 2013, he was gold medalist with the England Team during the 2013 World Team Championships. In the same year, in reached for the first time the quarterfinals of the World Championships.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ PSA Player Profile
  2. ^ SquashInfo Player Profile
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 6 January 2012. Retrieved 8 January 2012.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link), Retrieved on 2012-02-13

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