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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 [...]

October 30, 2017 News
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 [...]

October 30, 2017 News
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 [...]

October 30, 2017 News
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 [...]

October 30, 2017 News
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 [...]

October 27, 2017 News
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 [...]

October 25, 2017 News
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 [...]

October 24, 2017 News
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 [...]

October 23, 2017 News
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 [...]

October 23, 2017 News
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 [...]

October 21, 2017 News
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 [...]

October 21, 2017 News
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 [...]

October 21, 2017 News