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Top Seeds Seal Semis Spots on day two of Open International de Squash de Nantes

Top Seeds Seal Semis Spots on day two of Open International de Squash de Nantes

Top Seeds Seal Semis Spots on day two of Open International de Squash de Nantes By SEAN REUTHE – PSA World Tour Top seeds Gregoire Marche and Millie Tomlinson prevailed on day two of the 2017 Open International de Squash de Nantes to earn their places in the semi-finals of the men’s and women’s events, respectively, [...]

September 7, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

French Trio Advance to Last Eight of Open International de Squash de Nantes

French Trio Advance to Last Eight of Open International de Squash de Nantes

French Trio Advance to Last Eight of Open International de Squash de Nantes By SEAN REUTHE   Defending champion Gregoire Marche, second seeded Frenchman Mathieu Castagnet and women’s World No.26 Coline Aumard will appear in the quarter-finals of the 2017 Open International de Squash de Nantes after the trio claimed opening day wins on home [...]

September 6, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

SEA Games : Singapore regain men’s team title and Philippines chalk up historic win

SEA Games : Singapore regain men’s team title and Philippines chalk up historic win

SEA Games : Singapore regain men’s team title after 22 years By Alex Wan – Squash Mad Asian Bureau Editor Hosts Malaysia won 6 of the 9 golds on offer at the squash event of the 29th South East Asian, or SEA Games for short, and it was considered a major failure no matter how one justifies it. [...]

September 6, 2017 Alex Wan News, Squash Around The World 0

Nantes International Open Preview – A Guaranteed Spectacle!

Nantes International Open Preview – A Guaranteed Spectacle!

Nantes International Open Preview – A Guaranteed Spectacle! By James Roberts, Squash Mad Reporter The qualification rounds of one of the most innovative tournaments on the PSA World Tour, which also has the privilege of kicking off another amazing season of live squash action on Squash TV, started yesterday. The Nantes International Open is now [...]

September 5, 2017 James Roberts News 0

Joelle King shocks Laura Massaro in China

Joelle King shocks Laura Massaro in China

Ramy’s winning return By SEAN REUTHE    The 2016 champion Laura Massaro crashed out of the 2017 J.P. Morgan China Open at the very first hurdle after falling to a 3-1 defeat at the hands of New Zealand’s Joelle King. The 33-year-old World No.4 could find no answer to King’s early attacks, slumping to a [...]

September 1, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

Adnan downs Mosaad in China

Adnan downs Mosaad in China

Tesni Evans meets Nicol David in first round By SEAN REUTHE   Malaysian Nafiizwan Adnan pulled off a huge upset as he defeated former World No.3 Omar Mosaad in the final round of qualification to secure his place in the main draw of the 2017 J.P. Morgan China Open – the PSA M100 tournament which [...]

August 31, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

PSA lifts tournament ban on Pakistan

PSA lifts tournament ban on Pakistan

Jahangir welcomes new events in Islamabad By SEAN REUTHE   The Professional Squash Association (PSA) have confirmed that they are sanctioning two PSA World Tour events in Pakistan in December following their decision to lift a ban imposed in February 2017 which prevented the country from hosting international Tour events due to security concerns. Both a [...]

August 31, 2017 Guest Contributor Growing the game, News, Squash Around The World 0

World Hardball Champs in St Louis

World Hardball Champs in St Louis

English pair Ferreira and Smith tipped for gold  By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent   The three World Hardball Doubles Squash Championships titles will change hands according to the seedings and draws revealed today for the 2017 event which will be held in St Louis, in the US state of Missouri, from 21-24 September. The [...]

August 30, 2017 Howard Harding News, Squash Around The World 0

James Willstrop and Camille Serme win Euro titles

James Willstrop and Camille Serme win Euro titles

England-France battles in both Nottingham finals By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent   The perennial squash rivalry between England and France surfaced in both finals of the 2017 AJ Bell ESF European Individual Championships in the English city of Nottingham where honours were ultimately shared. Top seed Camille Serme, the world No.3 from France, coasted [...]

August 29, 2017 Howard Harding News 0

Gregory Gaultier and Laura Massaro top seeds in NetSuite Open

Gregory Gaultier and Laura Massaro top seeds in NetSuite Open

Stars set to shine in San Francisco By SEAN REUTHE   Six current and former World No.1s are set to shine the 2017 Oracle NetSuite Open after the draws for the PSA M100 and PSA W50 tournaments were released this week. Taking place between September 26-30 in San Francisco, United States, the 2017 edition of [...]

August 29, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

Jordan and Japan have first ever titles, Malaysia win big in Asian Juniors

Jordan and Japan have first ever titles, Malaysia win big in Asian Juniors

First Asian Titles for Mohammad Al Saraj and Satomi Watanabe  By Alex Wan – Squash Mad Asian Bureau Editor Having made history earlier by reaching the last four at the recent World Juniors, Japan’s Satomi Watanabe and Jordan’s Mohammad Al Sarraj stamped their mark on the Asian level when both clinched the under-19 titles in Amman, Jordan. [...]

August 25, 2017 Alex Wan News 0

Malaysian trio head to US for college squash

Malaysian trio head to US for college squash

Malaysian youngsters quit national team for college squash By Alex Wan – Squash Mad Asian Bureau Editor Malaysian youngsters Teh Min Jie, Zoe Foo and Marcus Sim recently quit the national team to take up offers from American institutions to play college squash. TThe trio, who were all part of the successful CIMB Foundation junior [...]

August 19, 2017 Alex Wan News 0

Brits fall in World Doubles finals

Brits fall in World Doubles finals

Joelle King leads gold rush for Kiwis and Aussies By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent   In a disappointing finals day for British duos at the WSF World Doubles Squash Championships in England, New Zealand retained both the Women’s and Mixed gold medals whilst Australia reclaimed the Men’s title after upsetting the defending champions [...]

August 5, 2017 Howard Harding News 0

Alison Waters and Joelle King reach two doubles finals

Alison Waters and Joelle King reach two doubles finals

Scots defend men’s title on World Finals day in Manchester By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent   Local hero Alison Waters and New Zealander Joelle King will face each twice in Saturday’s finals of the WSF World Doubles Squash Championships in England after both came through tough semi-finals in the World Squash Federation [...]

August 5, 2017 Howard Harding News 0

Hosts England supply two surprise semi-finalists

Hosts England supply two surprise semi-finalists

Doubles joy for Jenny and Alison, James and Dec By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent   Today’s quarter-final knockout stage of the WSF World Doubles Squash Championships in England produced two surprise semi-final pairs for the hosts at the National Squash Centre in Manchester. Jenny Duncalf and Alison Waters, the fifth seeds who [...]

August 3, 2017 Howard Harding News 0