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Dalian delights at historic World Teams success

Dalian delights at historic World Teams success

Squash is a glass act in mainland China By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent Traditional Chinese musicians and dancers regaled athletes, officials and volunteers at the Closing Ceremony dinner for the CGG WSF Women’s World Team Squash Championship in Dalian as the Liaoning Province seaport city celebrated the successful staging of the historic [...]

September 18, 2018 Howard Harding Growing the game, News 0

Egypt sink England to retain Women’s World Team title in China

Egypt sink England to retain Women’s World Team title in China

El Welily and Gohar topple Massaro and Waters in final thrillers By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent Defending champions Egypt fulfilled their seeding in the CGG WSF Women’s World Team Squash Championship today in China, retaining their title by beating perennial rivals England, the No.2 seeds, 2-0 in the final of the biennial [...]

September 16, 2018 Howard Harding News 0

England meet England in Women’s World Team Final

England meet England in Women’s World Team Final

Nour El Sherbini loses again as Egypt halt Hong Kong By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent For the fifth year time in seven years, Egypt and England will contest the final of the CGG WSF Women’s World Team Squash Championship in China after the top two seeds survived semi-finals in the biennial World [...]

September 15, 2018 Howard Harding News 0

Nour El Tayeb and Sarah-Jane Perry top seeds in Brooklyn

Nour El Tayeb and Sarah-Jane Perry top seeds in Brooklyn

Top quality line-up in Carol Weymuller draw By ELLIE MAWSON The main draw for next month’s Carol Weymuller Open has been released, with Egypt’s World No.3 Nour El Tayeb and England’s World No.8 Sarah-Jane Perry seeded to meet in the final of the PSA World Tour Bronze event, which will take place at the Heights [...]

September 15, 2018 Alan Thatcher News 0

France and Hong Kong gatecrash Women’s World Team semi-finals

France and Hong Kong gatecrash Women’s World Team semi-finals

England sink Canada as Kiwis make it tough for Egypt By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent France and Hong Kong China upset the form book in today’s quarter-finals of the CGG WSF Women’s World Team Squash Championship in China by despatching fourth seeds Malaysia and third seeds USA, respectively, to secure surprise semi-final [...]

September 15, 2018 Howard Harding News 0

Alexandria International moves to new home in November

Alexandria International moves to new home in November

PSA Gold event moves to New Cairo By SEAN REUTHE The Professional Squash Association (PSA) has confirmed that the Alexandria International Squash Open – initially scheduled for September 17-21, 2018 – has been postponed until November, 2018 due to unforeseen circumstances. The PSA World Tour Gold tournament, which was initially set to be held at [...]

September 13, 2018 Alan Thatcher News, Squash Around The World 0

Women’s World Teams: Quarter-Final line-up completed in Dalian

Women’s World Teams: Quarter-Final line-up completed in Dalian

England meet battling Canada in last eight By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent After the third day of qualifying action in the CGG WSF Women’s World Team Squash Championship in China, France, New Zealand, Canada and Hong Kong China secured the remaining four places in the quarter-finals of the biennial World Squash Federation [...]

September 13, 2018 Howard Harding News 0

Ali Farag meets Paul Coll in tough US Open test

Ali Farag meets Paul Coll in tough US Open test

Blistering battles in second round By SEAN REUTHE  Defending men’s champion Ali Farag will get his title defence under way at the FS Investments U.S. Open Squash Championships with a mouthwatering fixture against New Zealand’s World No.10 Paul Coll at the PSA World Tour Platinum tournament taking place at Drexel University’s Daskalakis Athletic Center between [...]

September 13, 2018 Alan Thatcher News 0

Citigold Wealth Management are new title partners of Canary Wharf Classic

Citigold Wealth Management are new title partners of Canary Wharf Classic

Canary Wharf tenants Citigold Wealth Management sponsor sell-out Classic and Corporate Challenge By ALAN THATCHER – Squash Mad Editor The Canary Wharf Classic, long established as one of the best tournaments on the world calendar, has a new title sponsor. The tournament will now be known as the Citigold Wealth Management Canary Wharf Squash Classic. [...]

September 13, 2018 Alan Thatcher Alan's Blog, Growing the game, News 0

Nantes: A new ‘Modus Operandi’ for Squash?

Nantes: A new ‘Modus Operandi’ for Squash?

Nantes: A new ‘Modus Operandi’ for Squash? By JAMES ROBERTS – Squash Mad Reporter Squash took centre stage last week quite literally with the ‘4th Opus’, as the organisers dubbed it, of the Open International de Squash de Nantes, which took place at the magnificent 18th Century Théâtre Graslin. Judging from the positive reactions of [...]

September 11, 2018 James Roberts News 0

England’s James and Belgium’s Gilis Take 2018 Open International de Squash de Nantes Titles

England’s James and Belgium’s Gilis Take 2018 Open International de Squash de Nantes Titles

England’s James and Belgium’s Gilis Take 2018 Open International de Squash de Nantes Titles By ELLIE MAWSON – PSA World Tour England’s Declan James and Belgium’s Nele Gilis are the 2018 Open International de Squash de Nantes champions after they caused an upset on the final day to defeat top seeds James Willstrop and Emily [...]

September 9, 2018 Guest Contributor News 0

Egypt’s El Welily and Abouelghar Capture China Open Titles in Shanghai

Egypt’s El Welily and Abouelghar Capture China Open Titles in Shanghai

Egypt’s El Welily and Abouelghar Capture China Open Titles in Shanghai By SEAN REUTHE – PSA World Tour Egyptian duo Raneem El Welily and Mohamed Abouelghar are the 2018 J.P. Morgan China Squash Open champions after they defeated France’s Camille Serme and New Zealand’s Paul Coll, respectively, on finals day at the Peninsula Shanghai, which [...]

September 9, 2018 Guest Contributor News 0

Belgium’s Gilis Knocks Out Defending Champion Moverley to Reach Open International de Squash de Nantes Final

Belgium’s Gilis Knocks Out Defending Champion Moverley to Reach Open International de Squash de Nantes Final

Belgium’s Gilis Knocks Out Defending Champion Moverley to Reach Open International de Squash de Nantes Final By ELLIE MAWSON – PSA World Tour Belgium’s World No.33 Nele Gilis recorded her first ever win over England’s World No.24 Fiona Moverley to knock out the defending champion and reach her second successive Open International de Squash de [...]

September 9, 2018 Guest Contributor News 0

Serme and Coll Send Top Seeds Out to Reach China Open Finals

Serme and Coll Send Top Seeds Out to Reach China Open Finals

Serme and Coll Send Top Seeds Out to Reach China Open Finals By SEAN REUTHE- PSA World Tour France’s Camille Serme and New Zealand’s Paul Coll sent top seeds Nour El Sherbini and Simon Rösner to semi-final exits at the J.P. Morgan China Squash Open after both players prevailed in five-game battles at the glass [...]

September 9, 2018 Guest Contributor News 0

France’s Masotti Downs Tuominen to Reach Open International de Squash de Nantes Semi-Finals

France’s Masotti Downs Tuominen to Reach Open International de Squash de Nantes Semi-Finals

France’s Masotti Downs Tuominen to Reach Open International de Squash de Nantes Semi-Finals By ELLIE MAWSON – PSA World Tour France’s World No.87 Baptiste Masotti staged an emphatic comeback to defeat Finland’s number eight seed Olli Tuominen to reach the semi-finals of the Open International de Squash de Nantes and become the last remaining Frenchman [...]

September 8, 2018 Guest Contributor News 0