Egyptians Take Squash

It‘s the first round of North America’s biggest squash tournament, the U.S. Open, and Amr Shabana is dominating his opponent until the towering Belgian Stefan Casteleyn hits a wicked drop shot. Everyone in the audience thinks Casteleyn has finally fooled the savvy Egyptian, but Shabana slips in front of him and smashes a winner to the far corner. Casteleyn can’t help but admire his adversary. “How did he sneak in there like that?” he asks the crowd.

You’ve probably never heard of Shabana, but he is one of the world’s fittest, most skilled athletes. Read the rest at Men’s Vogue .


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