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Saurav Ghosal meets Nic Mueller in Mumbai final

Saurav Ghosal meets Nic Mueller in Mumbai final

Mosaad bowled over at cricket ground By SACHIKA IRSHWIN BALVANI, Squash Mad Correspondent in Mumbai   Home hero Saurav Ghosal meets Swiss number one Nicolas Mueller in the final of the CCI International at Mumbai International Cricket Ground. [5] Nicolas Mueller (SUI) beat 3-0 [WC] Ramit Tandon (IND) 11-6, 11-8, 11-7 (32 mins) The first [...]

November 10, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

Corby campaign highlights need for more squash courts

Corby campaign highlights need for more squash courts

Fitness industry should be supporting squash By JOEL DURSTON – Squash Mad Special Correspondent   Squash received a much needed boost last week as Conservative MP for Corby and East Northamptonshire Tom Pursglove raised the issue in the House of Commons of Corby having no squash courts. He had recently attended a World Squash Day [...]

November 9, 2017 Joel Durston Growing the game, News 0

Wild card Tandon takes out top seed Golan in Mumbai shock

Wild card Tandon takes out top seed Golan in Mumbai shock

Ranked 201, Ramit plays like Ramy to gain big win for India By Sachika Irshwin Balvani   Wild Card entry Ramit Tandon of India (World Ranking 201) beat the Tournament top seed Borja Golan (World Ranking 18) of Spain in a gruelling, 89-minute duel on the floodlit all-glass court especially set-up at the Mumbai Cricket [...]

November 9, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

Indian trio power through Mumbai first round

Indian trio power through Mumbai first round

Makin topples Simpson in Mumbai marathon By SACHIKA IRSHWIN BALVANI   Three Indian players powered through to the second round in Mumbai as home crowds cheered them on in the CCI International event in the Indian Squash Series. [Q] Harinder Pal Singh Sandhu (IND) beat 3-1 [7] Ivan Yuen (MAS) | 4-11, 11-6, 11-2, 11-3 [...]

November 9, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

Ramy Ashour ready for Hong Kong return

Ramy Ashour ready for Hong Kong return

Ramy needs PSA points but he says ‘Fitness is my priority’ By ELLIE MAWSON and MIKE HEGARTY   Three-time World Champion Ramy Ashour is hoping to make his first PSA World Series appearance of the 2017-18 season at this month’s Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Open as the Egyptian maverick targets a [...]

November 6, 2017 Mike Hegarty News 0

Mohamed ElShorbagy claims third Qatar Classic crown

Mohamed ElShorbagy claims third Qatar Classic crown

Mo takes the hard road to win in Doha By NATHAN CLARKE in Doha   Egypt’s Mohamed ElShorbagy won the Qatar Classic for the third time in his career courtesy of a 3-1 win over compatriot and surprise 2017 finalist Tarek Momen inside Doha’s Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex earlier today. Competing in his [...]

November 4, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

Mohamed ElShorbagy meets Tarek Momen in Qatar final

Mohamed ElShorbagy meets Tarek Momen in Qatar final

All-Egyptian final as top seed Gaultier falls in straight games  By NATHAN CLARKE   World No.3 Mohamed ElShorbagy will appear in the final of the Qatar Classic for a fourth consecutive year – where he will be aiming to win the title for a third time – after he defeated World No.1 Gregory Gaultier in the [...]

November 3, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

Rösner reaches maiden World Series semis spot as ElShorbagy wins thriller with Farag

Rösner reaches maiden World Series semis spot as ElShorbagy wins thriller with Farag

“We are going to push each other for the rest of our careers” says ElShorbagy By NATHAN CLARKE  in Doha    Germany’s Simon Rösner will compete in the semi-finals of a major PSA World Series tournament for the first time in his 14-year-career after defeating World No.6 Marwan ElShorbagy courtesy of a highly impressive display [...]

November 2, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

Corby MP calls for Parliamentary Debate about Squash Accessibility and Benefits

Corby MP calls for Parliamentary Debate about Squash Accessibility and Benefits

Corby MP calls for Parliamentary Debate about Squash Accessibility and Benefits By JAMES ROBERTS – Squash Mad Reporter   Last Thursday in the House of Commons, Tom Pursglove, MP for Corby and East Northamptonshire, successfully raised the issues of the lack of squash courts in Corby and the benefits of squash. Fresh from attending a [...]

November 1, 2017 James Roberts Growing the game, News 0

Farag Reaches Top Four in Men’s November Rankings

Farag Reaches Top Four in Men’s November Rankings

Farag Reaches Top Four in Men’s November Rankings By SEAN REUTHE – PSA World Tour   Egypt’s Ali Farag has moved into the world’s top four for the first time in his career after the PSA Men’s World Rankings were released today (November 1). Farag, a 25-year-old Harvard-graduate, lifted his maiden PSA World Series title [...]

November 1, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

El Tayeb Returns to Top 10 in Women’s November Rankings

El Tayeb Returns to Top 10 in Women’s November Rankings

El Tayeb Returns to Top 10 in Women’s November Rankings By SEAN REUTHE – PSA World Tour   Nour El Tayeb’s maiden PSA World Series title at last month’s U.S. Open Presented by Macquarie Investment Management has seen the Egyptian return to the world’s top 10 for the first time since October 2016 after the PSA [...]

November 1, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

Huge win as Simon Rösner beats world champion Karim Abdel Gawad in Qatar

Huge win as Simon Rösner beats world champion Karim Abdel Gawad in Qatar

Matthew beats Mathieu; now for Momen By NATHAN CLARKE in Doha   Squash world champion and 2016 title winner Karim Abdel Gawad crashed out of the 2017 Qatar Classic after suffering a surprise second round defeat at the hands of German Simon Rösner, the 29-year-old from Paderborn who out-hustled and outplayed the former World No.1 [...]

November 1, 2017 Alan Thatcher News 0

Close call for Nick Matthew in Qatar

Close call for Nick Matthew in Qatar

Five-game battle with improving German Raphael Kandra By NATHAN CLARKE in Doha   Three-time World Champion Nick Matthew was forced to call upon all his experience to avoid a shock defeat against German qualifier Raphael Kandra in the first round of the 2017 Qatar Classic, the second PSA World Series event of the 2017-18 season. [...]

October 30, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

Diego Elias takes out James Willstrop as Saurav Ghosal sinks Daryl Selby

Diego Elias takes out James Willstrop as Saurav Ghosal sinks Daryl Selby

Giant-killers to clash in Qatar By NATHAN CLARKE in Doha   Peru’s Diego Elias continued his fine start to the 2017/18 PSA World Tour season with an against-the-seedings first round victory over former World No.1 James Willstrop at the 2017 Qatar Classic – producing a highly impressive and dominant performance to win in straight-games at [...]

October 30, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

Lucy Turmel retains British Junior title

Lucy Turmel retains British Junior title

Hutton so close in repeat of last year’s final By DONNA HELMER   Lucy Turmel spearheaded a dramatic comeback to retain her GU19 British Junior Championship title in a tough encounter with No.2 seed Sussex’s Jasmine Hutton, a repeat of last year’s final. Suffolk’s Turmel, who has a PSA ranking of 71, started brightly winning [...]

October 30, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0