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Mohamed ElShorbagy targets Dubai defence

Mohamed ElShorbagy targets Dubai defence

‘I’m back on track and taking it more seriously than ever’ By ELLIE MAWSON World No.1 Mohamed ElShorbagy is hungry to defend his title and finish a strong season on a high with victory at the season-ending ATCO PSA Dubai World Series Finals – with the lucrative tournament set to light up Dubai’s Emirates Golf [...]

May 24, 2018 Alan Thatcher News 0

Danny joy as St George’s Hill win PSL Final

Danny joy as St George’s Hill win PSL Final

World champion Mohamed ElShorbagy clinches final at a packed SGH By STEVE CUBBINS A proud Danny Lee led the celebrations as his Luxford St. George’s Hill team overcame [email protected] in the PSL Final. Ten mainly high-quality teams started out on the quest for the PSL title, but just two remained to contest the final at [...]

May 24, 2018 Alan Thatcher News 0

Allam British Open: Colombia’s Miguel Rodriguez and Egypt’s Nour El Sherbini claim 2018 titles

Allam British Open: Colombia’s Miguel Rodriguez and Egypt’s Nour El Sherbini claim 2018 titles

‘This is mental. I can’t believe I’ve won the biggest tournament of them all at 32’ says first South American champion By SEAN REUTHE in Hull    World No.14 Miguel Angel Rodriguez has become the first South American player ever to win a PSA World Series tournament after the unseeded Colombian stunned men’s World No.1 [...]

May 20, 2018 Alan Thatcher News 1

Colombia’s Rodriguez Reaches First World Series Final at British Open as Defending Champions Bow Out

Colombia’s Rodriguez Reaches First World Series Final at British Open as Defending Champions Bow Out

Colombian Miguel Angel Rodriguez celebrates his semi-final win over Raphael Kandra of Germany Colombia’s Rodriguez Reaches First World Series Final at British Open as Defending Champions Bow Out By SEAN REUTHE – PSA World Tour   World No.14 Miguel Angel Rodriguez has become the first South American squash player ever to reach a PSA World Series [...]

May 19, 2018 Guest Contributor News 0

Raphael Kandra conjures up another magical display to reach British Open semi-finals

Raphael Kandra conjures up another magical display to reach British Open semi-finals

Laura Massaro the last home player left in Hull By SEAN REUTHE in Hull   German qualifier Raphael Kandra continued his giant-killing run at this year’s Allam British Open as he followed up a second round victory over three-time winner Nick Matthew with a stunning 3-2 win over World No.3 Marwan ElShorbagy inside Hull’s Airco [...]

May 18, 2018 Alan Thatcher News 0

‘Not the way I wanted to go’ says Nick Matthew after final British Open exit to Raphael Kandra

‘Not the way I wanted to go’ says Nick Matthew after final British Open exit to Raphael Kandra

Hull of a win as Tesni Evans topples Joelle King By SEAN REUTHE in Hull    Legendary Englishman Nick Matthew has exited his final Allam British Open at the second round stage after falling to a surprise defeat against German qualifier Raphael Kandra inside Hull’s Airco Arena on day three of the PSA World Series [...]

May 17, 2018 Alan Thatcher News 0

PSA Dubai World Series Finals tickets on sale now

PSA Dubai World Series Finals tickets on sale now

Time to tee up a trip to Dubai By SEAN REUTHE   Tickets for the 2017-18 edition of the ATCO PSA Dubai World Series Finals, the season-ending tournament which will take place at Dubai’s Emirates Golf Club between June 5-9, are on sale now. Emirates Golf Club becomes the third stunning location in Dubai to [...]

May 17, 2018 Alan Thatcher News, Squash Around The World 0

Kiwi Paul Coll follows in Ross Norman’s footsteps

Kiwi Paul Coll follows in Ross Norman’s footsteps

Top seed Mohamed ElShorbagy fights back from the brink … again By SEAN REUTHE    World No.10 Paul Coll today became the first male New Zealander in a quarter of a century to reach the quarter-finals of the prestigious Allam British Open after he upset former World Champion Karim Abdel Gawad at the PSA World [...]

May 16, 2018 Alan Thatcher News 0

Nick Matthew’s British Open farewell can wait

Nick Matthew’s British Open farewell can wait

Hull of a battle as The Wolf takes out Tarek Momen By SEAN REUTHE in Hull   Three-time Allam British Open champion Nick Matthew has put his retirement on hold for another two days at least after the 37-year-old veteran rolled back the years to dispatch World No.5 Tarek Momen in a gruelling five-game epic [...]

May 16, 2018 Alan Thatcher News 0

Joel Makin the first Welsh male player to reach British Open main draw in 10 years

Joel Makin the first Welsh male player to reach British Open main draw in 10 years

English male quartet battle through to Hull main draw By SEAN REUTHE in Hull   World No.43 Joel Makin became the first Welshman in a decade to reach the main draw of the prestigious Allam British Open after he defeated England’s Tom Richards by a 3-2 margin in the final qualifying round of the PSA [...]

May 14, 2018 Alan Thatcher News 0

Nick Matthew takes up coaching and ambassadorial role at England Squash

Nick Matthew takes up coaching and ambassadorial role at England Squash

Former world champion to nurture next generation of English players By ALAN THATCHER and DONNA HELMER   AS NICK MATTHEW approaches his final PSA tournament on home soil in this week’s Allam British Open, England Squash have confirmed an agreement to harness the skills and knowledge he has amassed during his phenomenal career to nurture [...]

May 14, 2018 Alan Thatcher Growing the game, News 0

Squash Girls Can – a story from a different land

Squash Girls Can – a story from a different land

Growing the numbers in Poland…with a little help from two Egyptian superstars  By ROSANNA RADLINSKA-TYMA – Squash Mad Europe Correspondent   The first time I heard of the initiative which supports women’s squash was probably during the British Open 2016 when I talked to Adriana Olaya from PSA World Tour. Then I gradually saw it [...]

May 14, 2018 Rosanna Radlinska-Tyma Growing the game, News 0

Nick Matthew aiming to keep emotions at bay ahead of final British Open

Nick Matthew aiming to keep emotions at bay ahead of final British Open

‘So many special memories of following in the footsteps of my squash idols’ By SEAN REUTHE   Three-time Allam British Open champion Nick Matthew has admitted that he will have to work hard to keep the emotions at bay when he makes his final appearance at the sport’s longest-running tournament next week at Hull’s Airco [...]

May 10, 2018 Alan Thatcher News 0

Defending Champion Massaro Hungry for More British Open Glory

Defending Champion Massaro Hungry for More British Open Glory

Defending Champion Massaro Hungry for More British Open Glory By ELLIE MAWSON – PSA World Tour   Defending Allam British Open women’s champion Laura Massaro is hungry for more success on home soil when the tournament takes place May 15-20 at Hull’s Airco Arena. Massaro defeated compatriot Sarah-Jane Perry in last year’s final to become [...]

May 9, 2018 Guest Contributor News 0

New York City Hails World’s First Public Outdoor Squash Court

New York City Hails World’s First Public Outdoor Squash Court

New York City Hails World’s First Public Outdoor Squash Court By PETER SCHMIDL – ASB SquashCourts   The unveiling of the world’s first public squash court in New York City has generated considerable public interest in the US city. The pioneering project is the initiative of the Public Squash Foundation, whose goal is to offer [...]

May 8, 2018 Guest Contributor News 0