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World Series Finals line-ups confirmed

World Series Finals line-ups confirmed

Stars set to shine in Dubai finals By NATHAN CLARKE    After one of the most dramatic and competitive seasons in the history of the PSA World Tour the line-up for the season-ending PSA Dubai World Series Finals has been confirmed and will see 16 of the world’s best squash players descend on Dubai from [...]

May 4, 2016 Guest Contributor News 0

Equal prize money at 2017 World Championships in Manchester

Equal prize money at 2017 World Championships in Manchester

PSA announce winners to pocket $45,000 each in 2017 World Champs in England By NATHAN CLARKE   The Professional Squash Association (PSA) have today announced that the 2017 PSA Men’s and Women’s World Championships will be held side by side in Manchester, England from December 9 -17, 2017 when record equal prize money will be on [...]

May 3, 2016 Guest Contributor News 0

Nour El Sherbini on top of the world

Nour El Sherbini on top of the world

Double tops for Egypt By NATHAN CLARKE    After becoming the first Egyptian woman ever to win the prestigious PSA Women’s World Championship yesterday, 20-year-old Nour El Sherbini has today been confirmed as the new Women’s World No.1, overtaking England’s Laura Massaro, who she beat to take the crown in Kuala Lumpur, to top the [...]

May 1, 2016 Guest Contributor News 0
Mohamed Elshorbagy smashes PSA rankings records

Mohamed Elshorbagy smashes PSA rankings records

Record six Egyptians in PSA top 10 By NATHAN CLARKE    World No.1 Mohamed Elshorbagy has broken his own record for the highest ever points average as he extended his reign atop the PSA Men’s World Rankings to a fifth [...]

May 1, 2016 News
Double joy for world champion Nour El Sherbini

Double joy for world champion Nour El Sherbini

Young Egyptian takes over at the top as Laura Massaro loses two-game lead in world final By Alan Thatcher, Squash Mad Editor England’s Laura Massaro let slip a two-game advantage as she lost the Women’s World Championship final to Egypt’s [...]

April 30, 2016 News
Laura Massaro meets Nour El Sherbini in World final

Laura Massaro meets Nour El Sherbini in World final

It feels like Massaro is taking on the whole Egyptian team By ALEX WAN and ALAN THATCHER   England’s Laura Massaro lived up to her top seeding by battling through to the final of the Naza Women’s World Squash Championship [...]

April 29, 2016 News
Nicol David bows out in tears after KL exit

Nicol David bows out in tears after KL exit

Painful defeat for Malaysia’s sporting icon By ALAN THATCHER and ALEX WAN   Nicol David’s defeat to Nour El Sherbini may have been the most significant result in the whole of the Naza Women’s World Championship. The 32-year-old Malaysian sat at the court-side in [...]

April 29, 2016 News
Laura Massaro reaches World semi-finals

Laura Massaro reaches World semi-finals

Nicol David in tears as the Egyptian steamroller hits town By ALEX WAN – Squash Mad Asian Bureau Editor   England’s Laura Massaro powered past Omneya Abdel Kawy to reach the semi-finals of the Naza PSA Women’s World Championship. Not only is [...]

April 28, 2016 News
Nicol David sets up crunch clash with Nour El Sherbini

Nicol David sets up crunch clash with Nour El Sherbini

Top seed Laura Massaro is pumped up in World Championships  By ALEX WAN – Squash Mad Asian Bureau Editor   Egyptian World No.2 Nour El Sherbini and current World Champion Nicol David will go head-to-head in a highly-anticipated quarter-final battle [...]

April 27, 2016 News
Mohamed Elshorbagy moves into El Gouna quarters

Mohamed Elshorbagy moves into El Gouna quarters

  Top seed meets Simon Rösner in battle of the giants By NATHAN CLARKE   World No.1 and tournament favourite Mohamed Elshorbagy saw off a spirited challenge from England’s Chris Simpson to move into the quarter-finals of the 2016 El Gouna [...]

April 27, 2016 News
Nicol David the great survivor

Nicol David the great survivor

Great escape as reigning champion overcomes Rachael Grinham By ALEX WAN – Squash Mad Asian Bureau Editor   Malaysian icon and defending champion Nicol David had to call on all of the experience that has seen her capture a record [...]

April 26, 2016 News
Ramy Ashour takes to Facebook to explain injury woes

Ramy Ashour takes to Facebook to explain injury woes

Ramy reveals astonishing history of hamstring injury By Alan Thatcher, Squash Mad Editor Former world champion Ramy Ashour has taken to social media to reveal the secrets behind the injury nightmare that has dogged his career for the past three [...]

April 26, 2016 News
Ramy Ashour limps out of El Gouna

Ramy Ashour limps out of El Gouna

Latest injury setback for Egyptian superstar By NATHAN CLARKE in El Gouna The second day of action at the 2016 El Gouna International was dominated by home success as Egyptian players triumphed in six of eight matches during a dramatic day [...]

April 26, 2016 News
Laura Massaro flirts with danger in Malaysia

Laura Massaro flirts with danger in Malaysia

Top seed drops first game to Mexico’s Samantha Teran By ALEX WAN – Editor, Squash Mad Asian Bureau   World No.1 Laura Massaro flirted with elimination in the opening round of the Naza PSA Women’s World Championship after she overcame a one-game [...]

April 26, 2016 News
Cesar Salazar battles through in El Gouna

Cesar Salazar battles through in El Gouna

Mexican’s first time in World Series second round By NATHAN CLARKE   The opening day of competition at the 2016 El Gouna International saw Mexican qualifier Cesar Salazar pull off the biggest upset of the day as he downed Mohamed [...]

April 25, 2016 News