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Canary Wharf: Catch up with the action

Canary Wharf: Catch up with the action

Click here to watch the replays from the ISS Canary Wharf Classic. Why not sign up to watch all the action from the PSA World Tour. httpv://www.psasquashtv.com/page/Home/0,,12933,00.html?WT.mc_id=aff2102 [...]

April 1, 2011 Alan Thatcher Alan's Blog, Canary Wharf Classic, News, Videos 0

PSA: Teenager wins Islamabad final

PSA: Teenager wins Islamabad final

RESULTS: PSA Challenger 10 PSF-CDA Pakistan International Circuit No1, Islamabad, Pakistan Semi-finals: [1] Yasir Butt (PAK) bt Mansoor Zaman (PAK) 8-11, 7-11, 11-9, 13-11, 11-9 (64m) Nasir Iqbal (PAK) bt [2] Waqar Mehboob (PAK) 7-11, 11-2, 11-3, 11-5 (57m) Final: Nasir Iqbal (PAK) bt [1] Yasir Butt (PAK) 11-5, 7-11, 11-4, 11-4 (49m) Pakistan Teenager Iqbal Makes Tour Breakthrough In [...]

April 1, 2011 Alan Thatcher News 0

Declan’s Euro title

Declan’s Euro title

EUROPEAN SQUASH NEWS RESULTS: German Junior Open Squash Championships, Germering, Germany Men’s U-19 quarter-finals: [1] Declan James (ENG) bt [5/8] Quint Mandil (FRA) 11-8, 11-9, 10-12, 11-3 [5/8] Valentin Rapp (GER) bt [9/16] Jack Jago (ENG) 7-11, 11-8, 2-11, 11-9, 11-9 [3] Greg Lobban (SCO) bt Simon Vaclahovsky (GER) 11-4, 11-7, 11-3 [2] Tom de Mulder (BEL) bt [5/8] Jerome Dadot (FRA) 9-11, 11-4, [...]

March 31, 2011 Alan Thatcher ESR, News 0

Interview: Misaki Kobyashi

Interview: Misaki Kobyashi

Interview with Japanese number 1 squash player Misaki Kobyashi From GLEN WILSON  in Montreal How is it back in Japan 2 weeks on after the earthquake/tsunami? It’s pretty devastating, it’s going to take at least a year probably longer to clean it up and then the re-building phase will begin. Where were you when this [...]

March 31, 2011 Alan Thatcher Alan's Blog, News 0

PSA: McErvale lands Corren in Brisbane

PSA: McErvale lands Corren in Brisbane

McErvale fights way to main draw From ANDREW DENT Caloundra’s Jamie McErvale downed Brisbane’s Alistair Cray in final qualifying for the Hibiscus Gardens Open in Brisbane on Wednesday to reach the main draw of the biggest tournament of his career. The 19-year-old McErvale came back from losing the first set against Cray to triumph 6-11, [...]

March 30, 2011 Alan Thatcher News 0

All aboard with Alison!

All aboard with Alison!

Virgin Launches ‘Alison Waters’ Train In UK English squash star Alison Waters has been honoured by the launch of a newly-named Virgin Train – the first in a programme rolling out across the UK. After a journey from London, ‘Alison Waters’ arrived in Manchester with her name sake on board – and was welcomed just two hours [...]

March 30, 2011 Alan Thatcher Alan's Blog, News 0

WISPA: Atwater qualis complete in Montreal

WISPA: Atwater qualis complete in Montreal

From Glen Wilson Atwater Cup, Qualifying first round: Orla Noom v Genevieve Lesard  11/5  11/2  11/6 (22 min) Miranda Raneiri v Imelda Salazar  11/2  11/5  11/3  (13 min) Stephanie Edmison v Misaki Kobyashi  5/11  11/9  9/11  12/10  13/11 (62 min) Gaby Schmohl v Nayella Hernandez 11/5   11/4   11/3  (21 min) Nicolette Fernandes v Samantha Cornett  13/11  [...]

March 30, 2011 Alan Thatcher News 0

PSL: Matthew leads Duffield march to top spot

PSL: Matthew leads Duffield march to top spot

Duffield Clinch Group Top Spot For Home Advantage In PSL Semis A sensational season-ending performance by former champions Benz-Bavarian Duffield in the tenth and final round of the Premier Squash League (PSL) earned the Derbyshire club top place in the Group A tables – as well as the advantage of a home tie in next week’s semi-final [...]

March 30, 2011 Alan Thatcher ESR, News 0

PSA Pakistan: Mansoor downs Danish

PSA Pakistan: Mansoor downs Danish

RESULTS: PSA Challenger 10 PSF-CDA Pakistan International Circuit No1, Islamabad, Pakistan 1st round: [1] Yasir Butt (PAK) bt Syed Ali Shah Bokhari (PAK) 11-9, 5-11, 11-0, 7-11, 11-8 (50m) Owais Khan (PAK) bt [Q] Bilal Zakir (PAK) 11-6, 15-13, 11-5 (41m) Mansoor Zaman (PAK) bt [Q] Aurangzeb Mehmund (PAK) 11-9, 11-4, 11-7 (33m) [3] Danish Atlas Khan (PAK) bt Saqib Yousaf (PAK) [...]

March 29, 2011 Alan Thatcher News 0

Video: The essence of squash

Video: The essence of squash

Fantastic film here entitled The Essence of Squash. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TNKCCBC5qBY   And a brilliant trick shot here from Jonathon Power from the Super Series at Broadgate Arena. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bwqwQ-vszpY&feature=rec-LGOUT-real_rn-1r-7-HM   And, is this the craziest thing you have ever seen on a squash court …. as an exhausted  35-year-old John White continues to fling himself all over [...]

March 28, 2011 Alan Thatcher Coaching and Development, News, Videos 0

ESR: Norfolk end 42-year trophy drought

ESR: Norfolk end 42-year trophy drought

NORFOLK END 42 YEAR TROPHY DROUGHT REDBRIDGE LEISURE CLUB in Essex, were the proud hosts of the Men’s Over 35, Women’s League and Women’s Over 50  Inter County Finals on the 26/27 March 2011 MEN ‘S OVER 35 SEMI A – MIDDLESEX v HERTFORDSHIRE Holders Middlesex went 2-1 up over neighbours Hertfordshire, with wins for Peter Gunter [...]

March 28, 2011 Alan Thatcher ESR, News 0

Willstrop is new PSA president

Willstrop is new PSA president

James Willstrop Elected PSA President England’s world No4 James Willstrop has been elected President of the Professional Squash Association. The election took place following Egyptian Amr Shabana‘s decision to stand down. “I am very happy with the process,” said PSA Chairman Ziad Al-Turki. “The players were all eager to be heard at the AGM, and this is their vote. [...]

March 28, 2011 Alan Thatcher Alan's Blog, Canary Wharf Classic, News 0

Canary Wharf trick shots

Canary Wharf trick shots

Jethro on the Swiss ball Check out these amazing clips on YouTube of Jethro Binns entertaining the crowd before the final of the ISS Canary Wharf Classic. Jethro was attempting to beat his previous best of 26 figure-of-eights while standing on a medicine ball! It’s hard enough standing on the T, let alone on a [...]

March 27, 2011 Alan Thatcher Alan's Blog, Canary Wharf Classic, News, Videos 0

WISPA: Dom dominates at Wimbledon

WISPA: Dom dominates at Wimbledon

RESULTS: Wells & Young Wimbledon Cup, London, England 1st round: [1] Dominique Lloyd-Walter (ENG) bt Carrie Ramsey (ENG) 11-5, 11-4, 11-2 Nada Elkalaawy (EGY) bt [8] Lotte Eriksen (NOR) 11-8, 11-6, 15-13 [3] Nouran El Torky (EGY) bt Zephanie Curgenven (ENG) 11-7, 11-8, 11-6 Deon Saffery (WAL) bt [6] Linda Hruzikova (SVK) 11-9, 11-7, 11-6 [...]

March 27, 2011 Alan Thatcher News 0

Corren and Camilleri take Canberra titles

Corren and Camilleri take Canberra titles

PSA/WISPA TOUR EVENT NEWS RESULTS:         ACT Open, Canberra, Australia Men’s 1st round: [1] Mike Corren (AUS) bye Chris Lloyd (NZL) bt Rohan Toole (AUS) 11-3, 11-5, 11-2 (19m) Luke Sims (AUS) bt Omar Kheiralla (EGY) 11-7, 10-12, 11-7, 11-7 (42m) [5] Sebastian Weenink (NED) bt Timothy Manning (AUS) 11-6, 11-9, 16-14 (52m) [8] Sunil Seth (AUS) [...]

March 27, 2011 Alan Thatcher News 0