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British Juniors: High quality in boys’ finals

British Juniors: High quality in boys’ finals

Anderson takes out top seed for first title By DONNA HELMER   Warwickshire’s Lewis Anderson admits he had to muster every ounce of concentration as he powered through an enthralling five-game thriller to secure his maiden title at the Dunlop British Junior Championships. In a sensational advert for the junior game, the 16-year-old clinched an [...]

October 30, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

Karim Gawad glad to be back at scene of Qatar triumph

Karim Gawad glad to be back at scene of Qatar triumph

Gawad keen to get back on track By SEAN REUTHE    World Champion Karim Abdel Gawad says that he aiming to come back stronger after a mixed start to the 2017/18 season when he returns to the Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex between October 29 – November 3 to defend his Qatar Classic, World [...]

October 27, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

Birmingham take the Honours in a University Double First

Birmingham take the Honours in a University Double First

Birmingham take the Honours in a University Double First By JAMES ROBERTS – Squash Mad Reporter   There was a double first in last night’s ‘Battle of the Midlands Universities’ clash in the Premier Squash league held at the brand new £55m home of Birmingham Sport and Fitness, the sport department of the University of [...]

October 25, 2017 James Roberts News 0

Hat-trick for Nour El Sherbini as she wins Weymuller final at Heights Casino

Hat-trick for Nour El Sherbini as she wins Weymuller final at Heights Casino

  Nour shows why she is world champion with a quality display By LINDA ELRIANI at Heights Casino   Today was the final day of our 2017 Carol Weymuller Open. It’s been a tremendous week of squash and the PSA players have definitely left everyone inspired and motivated. The tournament is obviously named after Carol Weymuller [...]

October 24, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

Dunlop in record junior deal with England Squash

Dunlop in record junior deal with England Squash

Nick Matthew backs plan to attract a younger audience By DONNA HELMER (England Squash)   England Squash have announced a record three-year sponsorship with the world’s number one squash brand, Dunlop, which will see the sport’s market leader become the official partner of the England Squash Junior Circuit, including title sponsor of the British Junior [...]

October 23, 2017 Guest Contributor Growing the game, News, Squash Around The World 0

Mohamed ElShorbagy gets his way in Weybridge final

Mohamed ElShorbagy gets his way in Weybridge final

Revenge win over Ali Farag in Channel VAS final By SEAN REUTHE   Top seed Mohamed ElShorbagy defeated World No.5 Ali Farag in the final of the 2017 Channel VAS Championships at St George’s Hill, PSA M100 tournament to avenge his loss to his fellow Egyptian in the title decider of last week’s U.S. Open [...]

October 23, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

Nour El Sherbini meets Joelle King in Weymuller final

Nour El Sherbini meets Joelle King in Weymuller final

First win over Raneem puts Kiwi in final By LINDA ELRIANI in Brooklyn    Joelle King, the No.5 seed from New Zealand, battled past former champion Raneem El Welily, the number two seed, to reach the final of the 2017 Carol Weymuller Open at Heights Casino. Her opponent in the final will be top seed [...]

October 23, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

Showdown time again for Mohamed ElShorbagy and Ali Farag

Showdown time again for Mohamed ElShorbagy and Ali Farag

Egyptian aces stage repeat of US Open final By SEAN REUTHE   Egyptian duo Mohamed ElShorbagy and Ali Farag will lock horns in the final of the 2017 Channel VAS Championships at St George’s Hill after both players triumphed on semi-finals day in Weybridge to set up a repeat of last week’s U.S. Open Presented [...]

October 21, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

Nour El Sherbini gains revenge for US Open defeat

Nour El Sherbini gains revenge for US Open defeat

Top-quality win takes top seed into Weymuller semi-finals By LINDA ELRIANI at Heights Casino   Top seed Nour El Sherbini gained revenge for her defeat to Nour El Tayeb in the quarter-finals of the US Open by beating her Egyptian compatriot at the same stage in the 2017 Carol Weymuller Open at Heights Casino, the $50,000 [...]

October 21, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

15 minutes with the World Junior Champion

15 minutes with the World Junior Champion

The pint-sized pocket dynamite from Alexandria By Alex Wan – Squash Mad Asian Bureau Editor Standing at just over 5 feet tall in a slender frame, looks are definitely deceiving when it comes to Rowan Reda El Araby as she is living proof that size doesn’t always matter. She may be small in size, but [...]

October 21, 2017 Alex Wan News 0

Paul Coll and Tarek Momen exit 2017 Channel VAS Championships

Paul Coll and Tarek Momen exit 2017 Channel VAS Championships

Last year’s finalists are out By SEAN REUTHE   Defending champion Paul Coll and last year’s runner-up Tarek Momen bowed out of the 2017 edition of the Channel VAS Championships at St George’s Hill at the quarter-final stage after falling to World No.5 Ali Farag and World No.15 Diego Elias, respectively, in Weybridge. World No.10 [...]

October 20, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

Ali Farag and Paul Coll set up quarter-final Clash in Channel VAS Championships

Ali Farag and Paul Coll set up quarter-final Clash in Channel VAS Championships

Wild card Charlie tests No.2 seed By SEAN REUTHE   Egyptian World No.5 Ali Farag and New Zealand’s World No.10 Paul Coll will lock horns in the quarter-finals of the Channel VAS Championships at St George’s Hill after they claimed wins on the second day of main draw action at the PSA M100 tournament in [...]

October 19, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

Qualifiers face top stars in Weymuller Open

Qualifiers face top stars in Weymuller Open

US Open winner Nour El Tayeb bids for Brooklyn title By LINDA ELRIANI at Heights Casino, Brooklyn   The qualifying finals at the Carol Weymuller Open always provide exciting matches as it really is all or nothing, the main draw or out! The matches were closely contested and gave spectators a fantastic display of how [...]

October 19, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

Rodriguez and Ghosal upset seedings at Channel VAS Championships

Rodriguez and Ghosal upset seedings at Channel VAS Championships

Fares Dessouky and Marwan ElShorbagy are first round casualties By SEAN REUTHE    Qualifiers Miguel Angel Rodriguez and Saurav Ghosal upset the seedings on day one of the Channel VAS Championships at St George’s Hill after they claimed respective wins over Egyptian duo Fares Dessouky and Marwan ElShorbagy to reach the quarter-finals of the PSA [...]

October 19, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

Weymuller Open under way at Heights Casino

Weymuller Open under way at Heights Casino

Great support for local hopefuls By LINDA ELRIANI at Heights Casino, Brooklyn   The 2017 Carol Weymuller Squash Tournament is now under way with the first eight qualification matches on our Heights Casino squash courts. We have 12 countries represented in our tournament with players from every continent in the world. We are streaming the [...]

October 18, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0