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PSA launch TV review system

PSA launch TV review system

PSA introduces TV Referee at Canary Wharf A major squash initiative is launched by the PSA this evening at the ISS Canary Wharf Squash Classic with the introduction of a TV referee. The TMO (Television Match Official) will be able to watch replays of any incidents from a variety of angles before making his or [...]

March 22, 2011 Alan Thatcher Alan's Blog, Canary Wharf Classic, News, Refs and Rules 0

Canary Wharf: Sharpes shines on his debut

Canary Wharf: Sharpes shines on his debut

 ISS CANARY WHARF SQUASH CLASSIC East Wintergarden, Canary Wharf, London First round: Stewart Boswell (Aus) beat (Q) Henrik Mustonen (Fin) 11-3, 11-2, 11-3 (22 mins) (4) Peter Barker (Eng) beat (Q) Robbie Temple (Eng) 11-4, 11-8, 11-7 (74 mins) (2) James Willstrop (Eng) beat (Q) Charles Sharpes (Eng) 11-5, 11-9, 11-5 (26 mins) Joey Barrington (Eng) beat (Q) Matthew Karwalski [...]

March 22, 2011 Alan Thatcher Alan's Blog, Canary Wharf Classic, News 0

Canary Wharf: Sharpes lands dream draw against Willstrop

Canary Wharf: Sharpes lands dream draw against Willstrop

By ALAN THATCHER ISS Canary Wharf Squash Classic, Qualifying Finals, Wimbledon Rackets and Fitness Club Robbie Temple (England) beat Karim Abdel Gawad (Egypt) 11-8, 3-11, 11-8, 8-11, 11-7 (68mins) Henrik Mustonen (Finland) beat Davide Bianchetti (Italy) 8-11, 11-8, 11-7, 13-11 (70 mins) Matthew Karwalski (Australia) beat Campbell Grayson (NZ) 11-7, 12-10, 11-5 (37 mins) Charles Sharpes [...]

March 20, 2011 Alan Thatcher Alan's Blog, Canary Wharf Classic, News 0

PSA: Palmer powers to Rocky Mountain title

PSA: Palmer powers to Rocky Mountain title

RESULTS: PSA International 35 Calgary Winter Club Rocky Mountain Open, Calgary, Alberta, Canada Final: [2] David Palmer (AUS) bt [1] Laurens Jan Anjema (NED) 11-7, 5-11, 4-11, 11-7, 11-6 Palmer Powers To Rocky Mountain Success Veteran Australian David Palmer notched up the 27th Tour title of his illustrious squash career when he upset favouriteLaurens Jan Anjema in the final of [...]

March 20, 2011 Alan Thatcher News 0

KL: Darwish and David triumph in finals

KL: Darwish and David triumph in finals

  PSA/WISPA TOUR EVENT NEWS RESULTS:         CIMB KL Open, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Women’s Final: [1] Nicol David (MAS) bt [7] Madeline Perry (IRL) 11-6, 11-6, 11-2 (34m) Men’s Final: [1] Karim Darwish (EGY) bt [2] Mohamed El Shorbagy (EGY) 11-9, 11-9, 11-3 (52m) David & Darwish Conquer In KL Favourites Nicol David and Karim Darwish emerged triumphant in [...]

March 20, 2011 Alan Thatcher News 0

Canary Wharf: Charles looks sharp

Canary Wharf: Charles looks sharp

ISS Canary Wharf Squash Classic, qualifying competition first round at Wimbledon Rackets and Fitness Club. Results: Karim Abdel Gawad (Egypt) beat Eddie Charlton (England) 9-11, 12-10, 11-4, 11-8 (54 mins) Robbie Temple (England) beat Rory Pennell (England) 11-5, 11-8, 12-10 (48 mins) Davide Bianchetti (Italy) beat Ben Ford (England) 11-5, 11-6, 11-8 (44 mins) Henrik Mustonen [...]

March 20, 2011 Alan Thatcher Alan's Blog, Canary Wharf Classic, News 0

KL: Nicol David makes eighth final in a row

KL: Nicol David makes eighth final in a row

RESULTS:         CIMB KL Open, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysi Women’s semi-finals: [1] Nicol David (MAS) bt [3] Alison Waters (ENG) 11-4, 12-10, 11-5 (36m) [7] Madeline Perry (IRL) bt Annie Au (HKG) 11-4, 5-11, 11-8, 12-10 (62m Men’s semi-finals: [1] Karim Darwish (EGY) bt [Q] Gregoire Marche (FRA) 11-6, 11-5, 11-3 (29m) [2] Mohamed El Shorbagy (EGY) bt [...]

March 19, 2011 Alan Thatcher News 0

PSA: Top two reach Calgary final

PSA: Top two reach Calgary final

RESULTS: PSA International 35 Calgary Winter Club Rocky Mountain Open, Calgary, Alberta, Canada Semi-finals: [1] Laurens Jan Anjema (NED) bt [3] Omar Mosaad (EGY) 11-7, 11-9, 6-11, 13-11 [2] David Palmer (AUS) bt Nicolas Mueller (SUI) 9-11, 12-10, 12-10, 11-4 Top Seeds To Contest Calgary Climax The top two seeds Laurens Jan Anjema and David Palmer will contest the final of the Calgary Winter [...]

March 19, 2011 Alan Thatcher News 0

WSF: Record entry for Paderborn

WSF: Record entry for Paderborn

Paderborn Attracts Record World Team Championship Entry A record-equalling 32 nations will compete in the 2011 Men’s World Team Squash Championship in Paderborn, Germany, from 21-27 August. Ukraine and Namibia will be making their maiden appearances in the prestigious biennial World Squash Federationchampionship which will be staged in Germany for the first time in its 35-year history. Early action will [...]

March 19, 2011 Alan Thatcher News, WSF 0

Malaysia: Marche marches into semi-finals

Malaysia: Marche marches into semi-finals

PSA/WISPA TOUR EVENT NEWS RESULTS:         CIMB KL Open, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Women’s quarter-finals: [1] Nicol David (MAS) bt [6] Kasey Brown (AUS) 11-5, 11-4, 6-11, 11-5 (41m) [3] Alison Waters (ENG) bt [5] Rachael Grinham (AUS) 12-10, 12-10, 8-11, 5-11, 13-11 (65m) [7] Madeline Perry (IRL) bt [Q] Joey Chan (HKG) 11-7, 12-10, 11-5 (34m) [...]

March 18, 2011 Alan Thatcher News 0

PSA: Mueller moves into Calgary semis

PSA: Mueller moves into Calgary semis

News from the PSA World Tour RESULTS: PSA International 35 Calgary Winter Club Rocky Mountain Open, Calgary, Alberta, Canada Quarter-finals: [1] Laurens Jan Anjema (NED) bt Ryan Cuskelly (AUS) 11-5, 11-7, 11-4 (48m) [3] Omar Mosaad (EGY) bt Tarek Momen (EGY) 11-6, 6-11, 11-7, 11-13, 11-9 (68m) Nicolas Mueller (SUI) bt [Q] Zac Alexander (AUS) [...]

March 18, 2011 Alan Thatcher News 0

Canary Wharf: Qualifying draw

Canary Wharf: Qualifying draw

ISS CANARY WHARF SQUASH CLASSIC First Qualifying Round At Wimbledon Rackets and Fitness Club 3pm: Karim Abdel Gawad (EGY) v Eddie Charlton (ENG) Court 1 3pm: Rory Pennell (ENG) v Robbie Temple (ENG) Court 2 4pm: Davide Bianchetti (ITA) v Ben Ford (ENG) Court 1 4pm: Henrik Mustonen (FIN) v Adrian Waller (ENG) Court 2 [...]

March 18, 2011 Alan Thatcher Alan's Blog, Canary Wharf Classic, News 0

PSA: Matthew back to defend Canary Wharf title

PSA: Matthew back to defend Canary Wharf title

By ALAN THATCHER The ISS Canary Wharf Classic is heading for another sell-out next week as London squash fans flock to see world champion Nick Matthew bid to retain his title in the PSA World Tour International 50 event. Matthew, the 30-year-old world No1 from Sheffield, won his first Canary Wharf title last year as he launched a [...]

March 18, 2011 Alan Thatcher Alan's Blog, Canary Wharf Classic, News 0

WSF: Women’s juniors moves from Egypt to USA

WSF: Women’s juniors moves from Egypt to USA

Originally due to be staged in Cairo, the 2011 Women’s World Junior Individual & Team Squash Championshipswill be played at Harvard University in Boston, thanks to an agreement struck this week between the World Squash Federation (WSF) and U.S. SQUASH. The recent turmoil in Egypt prompted the WSF to relocate the event, which will take place from 20-30 July. “Egypt not [...]

March 17, 2011 Alan Thatcher News, WSF 0

WSF: Rotterdam to host AGM

WSF: Rotterdam to host AGM

Rotterdam To Host WSF AGM The 41st edition of the World Squash Federation AGM will take place in the Netherlands later this year. The gathering, which is expected to attract delegates from around 50 member nations from all over the world, will take place in the Dutch city of Rotterdam and will be held in conjunction with [...]

March 17, 2011 Alan Thatcher News, WSF 0