Daryl Selby

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Daryl Selby
Daryl Selby 2017.jpg
Country  England
Residence Colchester, Essex
Born (1982-11-03) 3 November 1982 (age 35)
Harlow, Essex
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight 72 kg (159 lb)
Turned Pro 2004
Retired Active
Plays Right Handed
Coached by Paul Selby
Racquet used Black Knight
Men's singles
Highest ranking No. 9 (April, 2010)
Current ranking No. 12 (May, 2017)
Title(s) 13
Tour final(s) 22
World Open QF (2013)
Last updated on: 18 April 2018.

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.

Career overview[edit]

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.

References[edit]

  1. ^ PSA Player Profile
  2. ^ SquashInfo Player Profile
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-01-06. Retrieved 2012-01-08. , Retrieved on 2012-02-13

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