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Guernsey at Delhi 2010: Day Two round-up

Chris Simpson playing Daryl Selby in the squash men's singles at the Delhi 2010 Commonwealth Games
Simpson lost out to the world number 10 in the third round of the singles

Guernsey's highest-ranked squash player Chris Simpson has gone out in the third round of the men's singles in Delhi after losing to England's Daryl Selby.

The world number 48 lost in straight sets to the English world number 10.

There was also bad news for the women's table tennis team, who missed out on a quarter-final place after losing to Canada 3-1.

Swimmer Ian Powell qualified for the semi-finals of the 50m butterfly but missed out on a place in the final.

In tennis, Britain's number four Heather Watson, ranked 202 in the world, won her first-round singles match and will now face Poojashree Venkatesha of India.

Her mixed doubles partner Patrick Ogier lost a tough match against the third seed Matt Ebden. Watson and Ogier have drawn England's Sarah Borwell and Ken Skupski in the mixed doubles second round.


Day Two Results - Tuesday, 5 October

Aquatics - Swimming
50m butterfly heats - Ian Powell qualified for the semi-finals after finishing fifth in heat six in 25.13 seconds

Powell then finished seventh in the second semi final in a time of 25.25 seconds

Alex Beaton was fifth in heat three in 27.21 seconds and Ian Hubert fourth in heat three in 27.13 seconds

Swimming action at the Delhi 2010 Commonwealth Games

Day two: Squash and swimming

Bowls

Men's pairs group matches - Guernsey beat Malawi 3-1 in a tie-break after they finished one set all (7-6, 7-18)
Guernsey then lost to Wales 2-1 on a tie-break

Men's triples group matches - Guernsey beat the Cook Islands 2-0
Guernsey then lost to England 4-1 on a tie-break

Women's pairs group matches - Guernsey beat England 4-0 on a tie-break
Guernsey then lost 2-0 to Channel Island neighbours Jersey, 8-4 13-7

Squash
Men's singles third round - Chris Simpson lost 0-3 to Daryl Selby (England)

Patrick Ogier in the tennis men's singles at the Delhi 2010 Commonwealth Games
Ogier lost out to the third seed from Australia in his first round match

Women's singles plate competition round of 32 - Issey Norman-Ross lost 3-0 to Samantha Cornett (Canada)

Round of 16 - Natalie Dodd lost 3-0 to Amelia Pittock (Australia)
Zeph Curgenven lost 3-2 to Anaka Alankamony (India)

Table Tennis
Men's team event - Guernsey beat the Maldives 3-0, with Olly Langlois winning a tight five-set match 16-18 11-4 4-11 11-2 11-8

Women's team event - Guernsey lost 3-1 to Canada in the decider for a place in the quarter-finals with Alice Loveridge recording their only win

Tennis
Men's singles round one - Patrick Ogier lost 3-6 2-6 to third seed Matt Ebden (Australia)

Women's singles round one - fifth seed Heather Watson beat Tara Lambert (Bermuda) 6-0 6-0



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