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Manchester Open: Picture Gallery

Marwan ElShorbagy takes flight during his clash with Karim Abdel Gawad in the semi-finals

Hania El Hammamy (left) and Camille Serme "shake hands" after their last four encounter

Mohamed ElShorbagy applauds a shot from Paul Coll during their semi-final

Nour El Tayeb watches some of the action before taking to the court

Synchronised stretching from Hania (left) and Camille (right)

Respect after a hard fought battle between Marwan ElShorbagy (left) and Karim Abdel Gawad

Contrasting reactions from Paul Coll (back) and Mohamed ElShorbagy (fore)

Hania El Hammamy gets some air during her match with Camille Serme in the last four

A different type of warm-up for Marwan ElShorbagy

We don't know where that ball went either Camille!

The prize the players were battling for this week in Manchester

Nour El Tayeb and Camille Serme following the women's final

Mohamed ElShorbagy takes full flight

Respect between Nour El Tayeb (left) and Camille Serme after the women's final

Tournament MC Michael Absalom enjoying his work

Mohamed ElShorbagy with the Manchester Open trophy

The Manchester Open 2020 logo

Nour El Tayeb holding the winner's trophy

The trophy presentation in the COVID-19 age

Hania El Hammamy in action

Lucy Turmel (fore) was the only player to cause a shock on day one

Tesni Evans gets to grips with the new facemask rules

No feet on the ground for Camille Serme (left) and both Sabrina Sobhy (right)

Respect between Hania El Hammamy (left) and Enora Villard (right)

World No.1 Mohamed ElShorbagy on court in Manchester

Media duties for Greg Lobban

Melissa Alves sweeping the court in these new COVID-19 times

That's how you finish a top spin drop shot Raphael Kandra (right)

Paul Coll stretches before his match

No fans, no problem for Salma Hany

Camille Serme looks relaxed at the National Squash Centre

Fares Dessouky (left) and Alan Clyne (right) on court

Enora Villard in action on court in Manchester

Reigning champion Joelle King took to the court on day one

A new way to practice on court with Coline Aumard

Simon Parke looks on during a commentary stint

Nele Gilis checks her phone (presumably for the PSA World Tour twitter)

Abdulla Mohd Al Tamimi takes a break during his clash with the World Champion

Lucy Turmel celebrates her victory

Baptiste Masotti relaxes before his clash

Camille Serme uses a towel to wipe off the sweat

Danielle Letourneau reflects after her first round clash

George Parker stretches for the ball in the last match of the night

Lucas Serme checks in ahead of his first round clash

Two Karim Abdel Gawad's is better than one!

Zeina Mickawy keeps her eyes on the ball

Amanda Sobhy stretches ahead of her first round match-up

Respect between Jasmine Hutton (left) and Nour El Tayeb (right)

The empty National Squash Centre

We've all felt like Tesni Evans on a squash court at some point

Different warm-up techniques for Marwan ElShorbagy (left) and Benjamin Aubert (right)

A more relaxed style of warm-up for Jasmine Hutton

Karim Abdel Gawad stretches for the ball

Julianne Courtice tries to gee herself up

Donna Lobban reacts during her first round clash

A close-up of Zeina Mickawy from her first round tie

Declan James warms-up prior to his first round match

Declan James celebrates with a lie down after winning said match

All smiles for Hollie Naughton

Sarah-Jane Perry (fore) got the better of Lisa Aitken (back)

Nathan Lake looks on during his clash with Ali Farag

Mathieu Castagnet looks to maintain his balance on the 'T'

Fares Dessouky looks on during his second round clash

Alison Waters warms up before a practice hit

A hard day's work for 'Superman' Paul Coll

A relieved Camille Serme celebrates her second round win

One of the camera set-ups at the Manchester Open

Salma Hany roars in celebration after booking her quarter-final berth

Is that a smile from Paul Coll.. We're not sure!

Double trouble: Mohamed ElShorbagy and James Willstrop in action

A close-up of Tarek Momen in action during his second round clash

Coline Aumard drops into the splits

Joelle King was in great form during her second round tie

Is that Mohamed ElShorbagy having a nap?

From sleepy Mo, to energised Mo!

Mohamed Abouelghar warms up before his last 16 tie

Camille Serme gets close to the side wall

Talking of side wall, how tight is this?

All eyes on the ball for Hania El Hammamy

A different variant of face mask for Nele Gilis

The way he covers ground, it feels like there are two Joel Makin's

All smiles between Adrian Waller (left) and Marwan ElShorbagy ahead of their match

Gregoire Marche on the stretch

Nothing but respect between Donna Lobban (left) and Nour El Tayeb (right)

Relief for Tinne Gilis (left), anguish for Amanda Sobhy (right)

Ali Farag warms up ahead of his second round clash

Karim Abdel Gawad was all smiles during his second round match

A different angle of Hollie Naughton walking onto court

Tesni Evans sneers during her second round contest

Any ideas what Dec James is thinking here?

Or what's going through Simon Rösner's mind here?

A close-up of Declan James' racket

Mohamed ElShorbagy (right) and Joel Makin (left) in action

Joelle King warms up before her quarter-final match

Joel Makin gets full clearance from the ground with this spectacular effort

Paul Coll (left) with a huge celebration after downing Tarek Momen

A close-up of the new cleaning procedures in game, as Joelle King wipes down her racket

Hania El Hammamy does her last preparations before her quarter-final

The effect of the ball hitting a thoroughly-cleaned front wall

The light shines down on New Zealand's No.1