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Marwan ElShorbagy aims for Chicago repeat one year after major breakthrough triumph

Marwan ElShorbagy aims for Chicago repeat one year after major breakthrough triumph

‘Beating my brother gave me a lot of confidence’ By SEAN REUTHE   World Championship runner-up Marwan ElShorbagy will return to the scene of one of his biggest ever victories on the PSA World Tour later this week when the Egyptian competes at the 2018 Windy City Open presented by the Walter Family & EquiTrust [...]

February 20, 2018 Alan Thatcher Interviews, News 0

Nick Matthew claims 10th National title

Nick Matthew claims 10th National title

‘I never thought I’d win one’ jokes The Wolf By DONNA HELMER   Nick Matthew has claimed a record tenth British National title following an epic showdown with James Willstrop at the Dunlop British National Championships final in Manchester. In Matthew’s final British National appearance, the former World No.1 overcame fellow Yorkshireman and long-term rival, [...]

February 18, 2018 Guest Contributor News 0

Welsh wonder Tesni Evans wins first Nationals title

Welsh wonder Tesni Evans wins first Nationals title

‘I’m so proud to be the first Welsh player to win the title’ By DONNA HELMER    Tesni Evans produced a scintillating performance to overcome England’s Alison Waters in the 2018 Dunlop National Squash Championships women’s final today in Manchester. Her straight-games victory, 11-5, 11-9, 11-7 in 43 minutes not only made the Welsh No.1 [...]

February 18, 2018 Guest Contributor News 0
Tesni Evans topples Laura Massaro again as Nick Matthew and James Willstrop set up another classic

Tesni Evans topples Laura Massaro again as Nick Matthew and James Willstrop set up another classic

Alison Waters overcomes Sarah-Jane Perry to reach 10th final By DONNA HELMER   Ten-time National champion Nick Matthew will take on long-time domestic rival James Willstrop in the men’s final of the 2018 Dunlop National Squash Championships at Manchester’s National [...]

February 17, 2018 News
Tesni Evans tackles Laura Massaro in Nationals

Tesni Evans tackles Laura Massaro in Nationals

Matthew Masters Josh to reach semis By DONNA HELMER   Defending champions Nick Matthew and Laura Massaro have sailed through to the semi-finals of the Dunlop National Squash Championships 2018 following comprehensive 3-0 victories today in Manchester. Four-time National champion, [...]

February 17, 2018 News
By the left, Peter Nicol and Peter Barker to star in Canary Wharf exhibition

By the left, Peter Nicol and Peter Barker to star in Canary Wharf exhibition

Fans can win a hit on court with legend Nicol By ALAN THATCHER, Squash Mad Editor We’ll be rolling back the years on finals night in the Canary Wharf Classic next month as left-handers Peter Nicol MBE and Peter Barker [...]

February 16, 2018 Growing the game, News
Nick Matthew goes for farewell gold in Gold Coast Games

Nick Matthew goes for farewell gold in Gold Coast Games

  England name nine-strong squad for singles and doubles By DONNA HELMER   Commonwealth champion, Nick Matthew, will be returning to the Commonwealth Games stage for the last time as he headlines Team England’s squash team for the Gold Coast [...]

February 16, 2018 News
Top seeds sail through in Nationals

Top seeds sail through in Nationals

Matthew and Massaro march on but Coleman falls to Fallows By DONNA HELMER   The 2018 Dunlop National Squash Championship swung into action on Thursday with top seeds Nick Matthew and Laura Massaro commencing their title defence. Nine-time champion Nick [...]

February 16, 2018 News
Max Lee wins Canada Cup

Max Lee wins Canada Cup

By CHRIS HOLLOW in Toronto   The 2018 Workforce Canada Cup Final night kicked off with an entertaining undercard of host venue Cambridge Club 6x Club Champion Rob Nigro versus 2x reigning Canadian Women’s Champion Hollie McNaughton in a Battle [...]

February 16, 2018 News
Canary Wharf welcomes new sponsors Veblen Wine and Ashmax Associates

Canary Wharf welcomes new sponsors Veblen Wine and Ashmax Associates

  Sponsors with a passion for squash By ALAN THATCHER    The Canary Wharf Squash Classic is delighted to welcome two new Associate Sponsors, Veblen Wine and financial planning and wealth management company Ashmax Associates, ahead of the 2018 tournament [...]

February 14, 2018 Growing the game, News
Ali Farag claims first Swedish Open title

Ali Farag claims first Swedish Open title

High quality win over close friend Simon Rösner By JESPER PERSSON and NATHAN CLARKE   Egypt’s Ali Farag, the World No.3, won his first PSA World Tour title since October 2017 courtesy of a 3-1 victory over in-form Simon Rösner [...]

February 12, 2018 News
Swedish Open Live: Simon Rösner repeats his New York win over Tarek Momen

Swedish Open Live: Simon Rösner repeats his New York win over Tarek Momen

German ace meets Ali Farag in Swedish final By JESPER PERSSON and NATHAN CLARKE in Linköping   Germany’s Simon Rösner will be hoping to collect his second PSA World Tour title in succession when he faces Egyptian World No.3 Ali [...]

February 10, 2018 News
Ali Farag master-class sinks James Willstrop in Sweden

Ali Farag master-class sinks James Willstrop in Sweden

Egyptian ace meets Paul Coll in semi-final By NATHAN CLARKE   An absolute masterclass performance from Ali Farag saw the Egyptian World No.3 dispatch former World No.1 James Willstrop with ease to secure his place in the semi-finals of the [...]

February 10, 2018 News
Declan James pushes Simon Rösner all the way in Swedish marathon

Declan James pushes Simon Rösner all the way in Swedish marathon

James Willstrop meets top seed Ali Farag By NATHAN CLARKE and JESPER PERSSON   The opening day of action at the 2018 UCS Swedish Open was dominated by marathon match-ups as the world’s best players treated the local crowd in [...]

February 8, 2018 News
Josh Masters meets Ali Farag in Swedish Open

Josh Masters meets Ali Farag in Swedish Open

By NATHAN CLARKE   England’s Joshua Masters pulled off a major upset in the final round of qualification at the 2018 UCS Swedish Open to down top seeded Adrian Waller – 23 places above him on the World Rankings – [...]

February 8, 2018 News