Top seed Thierry Lincou (left) will be
looking to consolidate his no.1 position at the Pakistan Open after
his loss to Peter Nicol in the World Games. James Willstrop (centre) the
defending champion, and fifth seed, will be hoping to defend his title and
make inroads into the group of players ranked above him. Amr Shabana,
(right) the third seed will be hoping to find the form that saw him win the
world title in 2003.