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It’s four national titles each for Low Wee Wern and Ivan Yuen

It’s four national titles each for Low Wee Wern and Ivan Yuen

Malaysian Nationals finished just in time ahead of partial-lockdown amid second wave of COVID-19 cases By ALEX WAN – Squash Mad Asian Bureau Editor Low Wee Wern and Ivan Yuen both celebrated their fourth Malaysian national titles last weekend. The event was at risk of being cut short, as a second wave of COVID-19 infections [...]

October 18, 2020 Alex Wan News 0

El Sherbini and Farag Capture CIB Egyptian Open Trophies at Great Pyramid of Giza

El Sherbini and Farag Capture CIB Egyptian Open Trophies at Great Pyramid of Giza

El Sherbini and Farag Capture CIB Egyptian Open Trophies at Great Pyramid of Giza By SEAN REUTHE – Squash Mad Correspondent Egyptian duo Nour El Sherbini and Ali Farag have captured the 2020 CIB Egyptian Open, PSA World Tour Platinum trophies after they beat compatriots Nouran Gohar and Tarek Momen, respectively, in front of the [...]

October 17, 2020 Guest Contributor News 0

Team Laura vs Team Nick: Massaro’s team build an early lead

Team Laura vs Team Nick: Massaro’s team build an early lead

Team Laura vs Team Nick: Massaro’s team build an early lead By DONNA HELMER – England Squash Team Laura have stormed into an early lead during the first week of Team Laura vs Team Nick – the England Squash contest supported by SquashLevels. The month-long competition sees squash players around the world pick a side [...]

October 17, 2020 Guest Contributor News 0
CIB Egyptian Open Finalists Decided in Front of Great Pyramid of Giza

CIB Egyptian Open Finalists Decided in Front of Great Pyramid of Giza

CIB Egyptian Open Finalists Decided in Front of Great Pyramid of Giza By SEAN REUTHE- Squash Mad Correspondent World Champion Nour El Sherbini will line up against World No.1 Nouran Gohar in the final of the women’s CIB Egyptian Open, [...]

October 16, 2020 News
CIB Egyptian Open Set for All-Egyptian Semi-Finals

CIB Egyptian Open Set for All-Egyptian Semi-Finals

CIB Egyptian Open Set for All-Egyptian Semi-Finals By SEAN REUTHE – Squash Mad Correspondent World Champion Tarek Momen fought through the pain barrier to overcome Peru’s Diego Elias earlier today in front of the Great Pyramid of Giza to ensure [...]

October 15, 2020 News
Asal collars Coll in Cairo marathon

Asal collars Coll in Cairo marathon

Asal collars Coll in Cairo marathon By SEAN REUTHE – Squash Mad Correspondent Reigning World Junior Champion Mostafa Asal overcame World No.5 Paul Coll in a dramatic five-game scrap at the CIB Egyptian Open earlier today in front of the [...]

October 14, 2020 News
Home heroes Hesham and Hany book quarter-finals spots at the Pyramids

Home heroes Hesham and Hany book quarter-finals spots at the Pyramids

Home heroes Hesham and Hany book quarter-finals spots at the Pyramids By SEAN REUTHE – Squash Mad Correspondent Egyptian duo Mazen Hesham and Salma Hany reached the quarter-finals of the CIB Egyptian Open after dramatic wins over higher ranked rivals [...]

October 14, 2020 News
Gaultier rolls back the years to reach Egyptian Open quarters

Gaultier rolls back the years to reach Egyptian Open quarters

Gaultier rolls back the years to reach Egyptian Open quarters By SEAN REUTHE – Squash Mad Correspondent THE 37-year-old Frenchman Gregory Gaultier is through to the quarter-finals of a PSA World Tour event for the first time in two years [...]

October 12, 2020 News
From The Pyramids to Loch Ness, World Squash Day is a massive success

From The Pyramids to Loch Ness, World Squash Day is a massive success

From The Pyramids to Loch Ness, World Squash Day is a massive success By Squash Mad Correspondent Even the Loch Ness Monster made a rare appearance to join the fun as World Squash Day overcame Covid restrictions across the globe [...]

October 12, 2020 Growing the game, News
Hesham halts champion Gawad as stars crash in Egyptian Open

Hesham halts champion Gawad as stars crash in Egyptian Open

Hesham halts champion Gawad as stars crash in Egyptian Open By SEAN REUTHE – Squash Mad Correspondent Six of the world’s top 10 players across the men’s and women’s draws crashed out of the CIB Egyptian Open, with World No.14 [...]

October 11, 2020 News
Giant-killer Karim wins 92-minute Cairo battle

Giant-killer Karim wins 92-minute Cairo battle

Giant-killer Karim wins 92-minute Cairo battle By SEAN REUTHE – Squash Mad Correspondent Egyptian wildcard Karim El Hammamy claimed his first PSA World Tour victory since May 2019 as he upset Spain’s Iker Pajares Bernabeu to book his place in [...]

October 10, 2020 News
Interview: Todd Harrity bounces back after lockdown in Bristol

Interview: Todd Harrity bounces back after lockdown in Bristol

Interview: 11 Points With Todd Harrity INTERVIEW by ALAN THATCHER (Squash Mad Editor) Todd Harrity, the American No.1, bounces back into action in Egypt today after working hard on his game during the lockdown. Harrity has spent the whole of [...]

October 10, 2020 Interviews, News
El of a night as El Hammamy and ElShorbagy win World Tour Finals in Cairo

El of a night as El Hammamy and ElShorbagy win World Tour Finals in Cairo

El of a night as El Hammamy and ElShorbagy win World Tour Finals in Cairo By SEAN REUTHE – Squash Mad Correspondent Egyptian duo Hania El Hammamy and Marwan ElShorbagy added their names to the rolls of honour at the [...]

October 3, 2020 News
Jahangir Khan backs World Squash Day project:  Trade in your racket for a new one from UNSQUASHABLE and the old one goes to a good cause … plus you save £100

Jahangir Khan backs World Squash Day project: Trade in your racket for a new one from UNSQUASHABLE and the old one goes to a good cause … plus you save £100

Jahangir Khan backs World Squash Day project: Trade in your racket for a new one from UNSQUASHABLE and the old one goes to a good cause … plus you save £100 By ALAN THATCHER – Squash Mad Editor Jahangir Khan, [...]

October 3, 2020 Alan's Blog, Growing the game, News
Marwan ElShorbagy topples Ali Farag as Egyptian quartet make Cairo finals

Marwan ElShorbagy topples Ali Farag as Egyptian quartet make Cairo finals

Marwan ElShorbagy topples Ali Farag as Egyptian quartet make Cairo finals By SEAN REUTHE – Squash Mad Correspondent The CIB PSA World Tour Finals will feature all-Egyptian finals for a second time in three seasons after Nour El Tayeb, Hania [...]

October 2, 2020 News