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ElShorbagy brothers to meet in El Gouna International semi-finals

ElShorbagy brothers to meet in El Gouna International semi-finals

‘My brother is a completely different player from 12 months ago’ says Marwan By SEAN REUTHE in El Gouna   World No.1 Mohamed ElShorbagy and his younger brother, World No.4 Marwan, will go head-to-head for the fifth time this season as they advanced to the semi-finals of the El Gouna International, PSA World Series tournament [...]

April 24, 2018 Alan Thatcher News 0

World No.4 Joelle King and No.5 Nouran Gohar crash out in El Gouna International

World No.4 Joelle King and No.5 Nouran Gohar crash out in El Gouna International

Big wins for Alison Waters and Annie Au By SEAN REUTHE in El Gouna   New Zealand’s World No.4 Joelle King and Egypt’s World No.5 Nouran Gohar crashed out of the 2018 El Gouna International at the second round stage after they fell to Hong Kong’s Annie Au and England’s Alison Waters on day four [...]

April 23, 2018 Alan Thatcher News 0

Emirates Golf Club to host 2017-18 PSA Dubai World Series Finals

Emirates Golf Club to host 2017-18 PSA Dubai World Series Finals

Golf Club follows Dubai Opera and Burj Khalifa as stunning setting for PSA finals By SEAN REUTHE   The world’s best squash players are set to appear at Emirates Golf Club between June 5-9 after the Professional Squash Association (PSA) today announced that the 2017-18 edition of the ATCO PSA Dubai World Series Finals will [...]

April 23, 2018 Alan Thatcher Growing the game, News 0
Joshna Chinappa stuns Nicol David with shock win in El Gouna

Joshna Chinappa stuns Nicol David with shock win in El Gouna

Laura Massaro up next for Indian star in quarter-finals By SEAN REUTHE in El Gouna   Indian No.1 Joshna Chinappa came up with one of the biggest victories of her career as she stunned eight-time World Champion Nicol David at [...]

April 23, 2018 News
Gregory Gaultier overcomes maverick Mazen Hesham in El Gouna

Gregory Gaultier overcomes maverick Mazen Hesham in El Gouna

‘When Mazen is on fire you have to be on your toes’ says Gaultier By SEAN REUTHE in El Gouna   Defending champion Gregory Gaultier had to draw on all of his experience on day two of the 2018 El [...]

April 21, 2018 News
Egypt’s Nour El Sherbini and United States star Amanda Sobhy to meet at the Marina

Egypt’s Nour El Sherbini and United States star Amanda Sobhy to meet at the Marina

Squash rocks by the Red Sea By SEAN REUTHE in El Gouna   World No.1 Nour El Sherbini and former World No.6 Amanda Sobhy will contest a mouthwatering second round fixture at the 2018 El Gouna International after they claimed [...]

April 21, 2018 News
El Gouna qualifying: Zeina Mickawy beats top seed Samantha Cornett

El Gouna qualifying: Zeina Mickawy beats top seed Samantha Cornett

World No.37 meets squash legend Nicol David in first round By SEAN REUTHE in El Gouna   Egypt’s World No.37 Zeina Mickawy was one of five Egyptian winners on the final day of qualifying at the 2018 El Gouna International [...]

April 20, 2018 News
Geoff Hunt: The glass court is great and the new TV coverage is one of the best things to happen to our sport

Geoff Hunt: The glass court is great and the new TV coverage is one of the best things to happen to our sport

Kiwis top medal table as Aussies move Games courts to a new national centre By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent   While Squash relished its sixth appearance in the Commonwealth Games since making its debut in Malaysia in [...]

April 20, 2018 Growing the game, News
David Palmer, squash’s golden wonder boy, finally calls time on an amazing career

David Palmer, squash’s golden wonder boy, finally calls time on an amazing career

‘To be part of the Gold Coast Games was beyond my wildest dreams’ By ALEXIA CLONDA – Squash Mad Australian Correspondent   “My boyhood dream has come true,” said Commonwealth Games wonder Gold Medallist, two-time world champion, David Palmer. Now [...]

April 17, 2018 News
Golden finale for David Palmer and Joelle King in Commonwealth Games

Golden finale for David Palmer and Joelle King in Commonwealth Games

‘I fly to El Gouna at 5am and will spend the first day on the beach’ says King By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent   It was fitting that the final match on the final day of 11 [...]

April 15, 2018 News
Cousins Cam Pilley and Donna Urquhart claim Mixed Doubles gold

Cousins Cam Pilley and Donna Urquhart claim Mixed Doubles gold

‘So special to win a gold medal in front of family and friends who never get to see you play’ By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent   Donna Urquhart and Cameron Pilley, an Aussie pairing that has only [...]

April 14, 2018 News
Family affair as Aussies meet India in mixed doubles final

Family affair as Aussies meet India in mixed doubles final

Trio of British teams in men’s semi-finals  By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent   India and hosts Australia will go head-to-head in a surprise Commonwealth Games Squash Mixed Doubles final after the top two seeds failed to survive [...]

April 14, 2018 News
Nick Matthew meets Tarek Momen in tough British Open first round draw

Nick Matthew meets Tarek Momen in tough British Open first round draw

England legend unseeded for first time since 2003 By SEAN REUTHE   England’s Nick Matthew has been handed a difficult first round fixture against Egypt’s World No.5 Tarek Momen at next month’s Allam British Open, PSA World Series tournament as [...]

April 13, 2018 News
India and Malaysia spring shocks in Gold Coast doubles

India and Malaysia spring shocks in Gold Coast doubles

Family ties make Indian pair a tougher team in Commonwealth mixed event By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent   With medals in sight as competition intensified on the first day of knockout action in the Commonwealth Games Squash [...]

April 12, 2018 News
Squash celebrates 20 years at the Commonwealth Games

Squash celebrates 20 years at the Commonwealth Games

Squash displaying all the ingredients to make it an Olympic sport, says WSF chief By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent   A strong united delegation of senior officials of the World Squash Federation (WSF), joined by the Professional [...]

April 12, 2018 News