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Au, that hurts as Ramy Ashour crashes out in Hong Kong

Au, that hurts as Ramy Ashour crashes out in Hong Kong

Little Leo rocks reigning champion Ramy as Declan James decks Saurav Ghosal By SEAN REUTHE   Tournament wildcard Leo Au caused one of the biggest ever shocks to have graced the Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Open after the Hong Kong No.1 sent defending champion Ramy Ashour crashing out on day two of [...]

November 15, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

Mohamed ElShorbagy takes out local hero Max Lee in Hong Kong

Mohamed ElShorbagy takes out local hero Max Lee in Hong Kong

Mohamed Abouelghar takes out James Willstrop in straight games By SEAN REUTHE    World No.3 Mohamed ElShorbagy prevailed in an entertaining five-game affair with World No.28 Max Lee to send the local favourite out on day one of main draw action at the 2017 Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Open, the third [...]

November 14, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

Adrian Waller to make World Teams debut for England

Adrian Waller to make World Teams debut for England

England squad is Matthew, Willstrop, Selby and Waller By DONNA HELMER    National Coach David Campion has revealed the squad that will defend England’s title at the WSF Men’s World Team Championships in France from 27 November to 3 December. The England quartet comprises Nick Matthew (captain), James Willstrop, Daryl Selby and Adrian Waller, who [...]

November 13, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0
ElShorbagy overtakes Farag to top PSA Men’s World Series standings

ElShorbagy overtakes Farag to top PSA Men’s World Series standings

Nour El Tayeb leads women’s points table By SEAN REUTHE   World No.3 Mohamed ElShorbagy has leapfrogged fellow Egyptian Ali Farag to take the lead on the PSA Men’s World Series Standings courtesy of his triumph at the 2017 Qatar [...]

November 12, 2017 News
PSA to develop partnership with US Squash

PSA to develop partnership with US Squash

32 events in USA provide a quarter of PSA prize money By SEAN REUTHE    The Professional Squash Association (PSA) and US Squash have agreed to intensify their partnership in an effort to continue the significant growth of PSA tournaments [...]

November 12, 2017 Growing the game, News
Home hero Ghosal masters Müller in Mumbai

Home hero Ghosal masters Müller in Mumbai

Indian joy as Saurav soars to success By Sachika Irshwin Balvani in Mumbai   India’s Saurav Ghosal delighted an enthusiastic home crowd by winning the final of the CCI International event by beating Switzerland’s Nicolas Müller in straight games. The [...]

November 11, 2017 News
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 [...]

November 10, 2017 News
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 [...]

November 9, 2017 Growing the game, News
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 [...]

November 9, 2017 News
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 [...]

November 9, 2017 News
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 [...]

November 6, 2017 News
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 [...]

November 4, 2017 News
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 [...]

November 3, 2017 News
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 [...]

November 2, 2017 News
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 [...]

November 1, 2017 Growing the game, News