Name: Simon Rösner
Date of Birth: 05th November 1987
World Ranking: 13
World Series Ranking: 6
Birthplace: Wurzburg, Germany
Residence: Paderborn, Germany
Racquet: Oliver Apex RS7
Interests: My car, music
Clubs/Teams: Paderborn (Germany), Uster (Switzerland), Coolhurst (England), Maastricht (Netherlands), Valence (France)
Biography: Simon Rösner is Germany’s leading Squash player and is known for his tall build and has made good progress on the PSA World Tour.
In October 2012, Rösner won the Santiago Squash Open, defeating Cameron Pilley in the final.
In 2013 he had a strong showing in the North American Open. He participated in a closely-fought ‘battle of the giants’ against Omar Mosaad in the second round, beating the Egyptian in a five game thriller. He then went on to face eventual winner Ramy Ashour in the final.
He followed that up with a silver medal at the World Games in Cali and won the Alwatan and Asnan International against Borja Golan in December 2013.