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Nick Matthew avoids upset as James Willstrop exits Worlds through illness

Nick Matthew avoids upset as James Willstrop exits Worlds through illness

George Parker pushes England legend to the limit By SEAN REUTHE   Three-time World Champion Nick Matthew led four of his fellow Englishmen through to the second round of the 2017 Men’s AJ Bell PSA World Championship as the sport’s most prestigious tournament got under way today (December 10) in Manchester’s National Squash Centre. But [...]

December 10, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

Ramit Tandon muscles way to Singapore title

Ramit Tandon muscles way to Singapore title

Ramit Tandon shows supremacy in Singapore final By ALEX WAN – Squash Mad Asian Bureau Editor   The final of the Singapore Squash Open 2017 turned out to be a sombre affair as India’s Ramit Tandon was in a league of his own this afternoon and totally outplayed James Huang of Taiwan in straight games. While it [...]

December 10, 2017 Alex Wan News 0

Nick Matthew meets George Parker in World Championship first round

Nick Matthew meets George Parker in World Championship first round

Richie Fallows faces Declan James in all-English tie By SEAN REUTHE and ALAN THATCHER   English duo Richie Fallows and George Parker will appear in the main draw of the Men’s AJ Bell PSA World Championships for the first time after they defeated Evan Williams and Rex Hedrick, respectively, to qualify for the main draw [...]

December 10, 2017 Alan Thatcher News 0
Huang and Tandon to contest Singapore final

Huang and Tandon to contest Singapore final

Huang halts Garcia’s run in Singapore By Alex Wan – Squash Mad Asian Bureau Editor Robert Garcia’s maiden appearance in a tour event semi-final and gallant run at the Singapore Squash Open 2017 was halted today by Chinese Taipei’s James [...]

December 9, 2017 News
Garcia’s run continues in Singapore

Garcia’s run continues in Singapore

Garcia break local hearts in Singapore By Alex Wan- Squash Mad Asian Bureau Editor Philippines’ giant killing qualifier Robert Garcia continued his gallant run here in Singapore after seeing off local hero Vivian Rhamanan in straight games. Even though Garcia had [...]

December 8, 2017 News
Wild card Josh Masters meets Ramy Ashour in World Championship

Wild card Josh Masters meets Ramy Ashour in World Championship

Tough test for rising England star By Alan Thatcher, Squash Mad Editor Rising England squash star Josh Masters, who was runner-up in the Select Gaming Kent Open earlier this year, faces a daunting challenge after being awarded the wild card [...]

December 7, 2017 News
Garcia upsets Bong to gatecrash into last eight in Singapore

Garcia upsets Bong to gatecrash into last eight in Singapore

Garcia stuns Bong to gate crash into quarters By Alex Wan – Squash Mad Asian Bureau Editor Vivian Rhamanan survived a five-setter in the final match of the night to ensure local representation in the last eight after his fellow compatriots all [...]

December 7, 2017 News
Kang and Chan double home interest in Singapore

Kang and Chan double home interest in Singapore

Hosts Singapore to have largest representation ever in a PSA main draw By Alex Wan – Squash Mad Asian Bureau Editor Singapore doubled their representation in the main draw of the Singapore Squash Open 2017 when Benedict Chan and Samuel Kang [...]

December 6, 2017 News
Egypt beat England to win World Team title

Egypt beat England to win World Team title

Matthew injury hinders England in Marseille By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent   Favourites Egypt defeated defending champions England in the final of the WSF Men’s World Team Squash Championship at Salle Vallier in Marseille to reclaim the World [...]

December 4, 2017 News
Worldwide squash community must back Olympic bid says WSF chief

Worldwide squash community must back Olympic bid says WSF chief

By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent   The French city of Marseille has this week hosted the 47th World Squash Federation AGM and Conference, held alongside the WSF Men’s World Team Championship. The AGM today followed the conference [...]

December 3, 2017 News
Title holders England face top seeds Egypt in World Teams Final

Title holders England face top seeds Egypt in World Teams Final

England overpower Aussies as Egypt battle past Hong Kong By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent   Defending champions England and top seeds Egypt will contest the final of the WSF Men’s World Team Squash Championship for the third time [...]

December 3, 2017 News
Hosts France fall to Hong Kong in Marseille shock

Hosts France fall to Hong Kong in Marseille shock

England meet Australia in World Team semi-finals By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent   Hong Kong China relegated France to their lowest finish in the WSF Men’s World Team Squash Championship for at least 16 years after upsetting [...]

December 2, 2017 News
Twenty months on top for Nour El Sherbini

Twenty months on top for Nour El Sherbini

Tesni Evans climbs to 14 in the world By SEAN REUTHE   Egyptian World Champion Nour El Sherbini has recorded a 20th successive month at World No.1 after the PSA Women’s World Rankings were released today (December 1). The 22-year-old [...]

December 1, 2017 News
Mohamed ElShorbagy back to world number two

Mohamed ElShorbagy back to world number two

Paul Coll  hits career-high place at eight in the world  By SEAN REUTHE   A sparkling run of form which has seen him claim three PSA World Tour titles in a row has elevated Egypt’s Mohamed ElShorbagy up to World [...]

December 1, 2017 News
Nick Matthew fights back to carry England through to World Teams quarter-finals

Nick Matthew fights back to carry England through to World Teams quarter-finals

England and Scotland into last eight at World Teams By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent   England star Nick Matthew fought back from the brink of defeat and Scotland stunned Malaysia on a day of drama in the round [...]

December 1, 2017 News