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English pair win hardball World Doubles finals

English pair win hardball World Doubles finals

By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent   England claimed two of the three titles on offer, for the second time in a row, when Clive Leach and John Russell, and Suzie Pierrepont and Georgina Stoker, struck gold in the Men’s and Women’s events in the Stifel World Hardball Doubles Squash Championships in St [...]

September 25, 2017 Howard Harding News 0

England stars back World Squash Day

England stars back World Squash Day

Laura and Nick urge clubs to get involved to grow the game By Alan Thatcher, Squash Mad Editor England’s leading squash players are encouraging every club in the country to open their doors to support World Squash Day. This annual event to promote the game takes place on Saturday October 14th and former world champions [...]

September 25, 2017 Alan Thatcher Alan's Blog, Growing the game, News 3

John Russell takes out top hardball seeds

John Russell takes out top hardball seeds

Finals day in St Louis By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent   England’s John Russell twice defied the seedings on day three of the Stifel World Hardball Doubles Squash Championships by contributing towards the downfall of two sets of top seeds in the biennial event in St Louis in the US state of [...]

September 24, 2017 Howard Harding News 0
Double Egyptian delight in Macau

Double Egyptian delight in Macau

Mohamed Abouelghar and Nouran Gohar champs in Macau By ALEX WAN – Squash Mad Asian Bureau Editor It was a double Egyptian delight as second seeds Mohamed Abouelghar and Nouran Gohar took top honours at the rain interrupted finals of [...]

September 24, 2017 News
Premier Squash League Preview: A New Den for the Birmingham Lions

Premier Squash League Preview: A New Den for the Birmingham Lions

Premier Squash League Preview: A New Den for the Birmingham Lions By James Roberts – Squash Mad Reporter   Anyone traveling along the A38 Bristol Road to the South of Birmingham city centre over the past 2 years could not have [...]

September 24, 2017 News
Ghosal stuns Rosner in Macau semis

Ghosal stuns Rosner in Macau semis

Ghosal stuns Rosner and King ends Adel’s run in Macau semis By ALEX WAN – Squash Mad Asian Bureau Editor Indian number one Saurav Ghosal put on his A-game tonight to turn the tables on top seed Simon Rosner in the [...]

September 23, 2017 News
The dream run of comeback kid Yathreb Adel continues

The dream run of comeback kid Yathreb Adel continues

Yathreb Adel and Omar Abdel Meguid gate crash into Macau semis By ALEX WAN – Squash Mad Asian Bureau Editor The dream run of Yathreb Adel continues at the Macau Squash Open. The Egyptian has just made it into the semi-finals [...]

September 22, 2017 News
Yathreb Adel star in another Macau shocker

Yathreb Adel star in another Macau shocker

Yathreb Adel ejects top seed in Macau By ALEX WAN – Squash Mad Asian Bureau Editor In the opening day of the main draw of the Macau Squash Open, top seed and world number two Raneem El Welily suffered a shock defeat [...]

September 21, 2017 News
National Club Championships 2017/18 – entries close in 2 days!

National Club Championships 2017/18 – entries close in 2 days!

National Club Championships 2017/18 – entries close in 2 days! By James Roberts – Squash Mad Reporter   Calling all squash clubs – entries for the No5 Barristers Chambers National Club Championships close this Friday 22nd September. Last season over 75 [...]

September 20, 2017 News
Yathreb Adel continues to upset in Macau

Yathreb Adel continues to upset in Macau

Yathreb Adel and Rowan Elaraby gate crash Macau main draw By Alex Wan – Squash Mad Asian Bureau Editor Egyptian youngsters Yathreb Adel and Rowan Elaraby ran riot over their more illustrious opponents from Hong Kong to gate crash into the [...]

September 20, 2017 News
Hania El Hammamy dumped in Macau qualifiers

Hania El Hammamy dumped in Macau qualifiers

All men through and Yathreb Adel star in only upset of the day By ALEX WAN – Squash Mad Asian Bureau Editor   It was all according to the seeding in the men’s qualifying, with top seed Raphael Kendra leading the [...]

September 19, 2017 News
Nick Matthew to bring curtain down on a stellar career

Nick Matthew to bring curtain down on a stellar career

Nick Matthew targets the World Champs, British Open and a fourth Commonwealth Games gold in his final season on tour By ALAN THATCHER, Squash Mad Editor Squash star Nick Matthew has announced that the 2017-2018 squash season will officially be his [...]

September 18, 2017 Alan's Blog, News
Mohamed ElShorbagy leads star-studded draw at Channel VAS Open

Mohamed ElShorbagy leads star-studded draw at Channel VAS Open

Kiwi Paul Coll back to defend his title at St George’s Hill By SEAN REUTHE   World No.3 Mohamed ElShorbagy will top the Channel VAS Championships at St George’s Hill draw in October as six of the world’s top 10 [...]

September 15, 2017 News
PSA Foundation Partners With Off The Wall Squash

PSA Foundation Partners With Off The Wall Squash

PSA Foundation Partners With Off The Wall Squash By SEAN REUTHE – PSA World Tour   The Professional Squash Association Foundation (PSA Foundation) have agreed a new partnership with UK-based coaching academy Off The Wall Squash that will see the [...]

September 13, 2017 Growing the game, News
Macau Open to run for sixth consecutive year

Macau Open to run for sixth consecutive year

El Weleily and Rosner top Macau seedings By Alex Wan – Squash Mad Asian Bureau Editor The Macau Squash Open will be making its sixth consecutive appearance on the PSA World Tour this year. Like last year, it offers $50,000 on-site [...]

September 12, 2017 News