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World Championship by numbers

World Championship by numbers

  Take a bow, Manchester. AJ Bell World Squash Championship by the numbers: 8,000 + live spectators 2 full sell-out days 45 Countries broadcast to 112 Players participating 35 Countries represented 10,000 people reached though Facebook 5000 + Tweets [...]

November 11, 2013 Lee Horton Fun Stuff 0

High praise indeed Tweet of the Day

High praise indeed Tweet of the Day

Nick Matthew ‏@nickmatthew4h Ps. Did anyone see the shot @DarylSelby hit to win the match today? Shot of the year contender @joeybarrington @SquashTV ??! [...]

November 11, 2013 Lee Horton Fun Stuff 0

Awesome foursome go for record bid

Awesome foursome go for record bid

  Four players from Hallamshire Squash Club in Sheffield are looking to break the Guinness World Record for the longest game of squash singles.                                 Josh Park, 19, Thomas Murton, 26, Adam Snow, 21 and Alex Lewis, 21 will attempt to play [...]

November 8, 2013 Lee Horton Fun Stuff 3

Cam’s Slow-Mo action Tweet of the Day

Cam’s Slow-Mo action Tweet of the Day

  Cameron Pilley ‏@campilley8h   Day 7 of my mo. Looks terrible. Should be getting there by Monday for squashtv hopefully! http://www.movember.com        [...]

November 7, 2013 Lee Horton Fun Stuff 0

Wishful thinking Tweet of the Day

Wishful thinking Tweet of the Day

Laura Massaro ‏@ljmassaro1h Turning 30 isn’t all that bad. Just got asked for ID in sainsbury’s! #gettingyounger #secretlylikeit [...]

November 5, 2013 Lee Horton Fun Stuff 0

Sam loves to dress to thrill (but mind those see-through leggings)

Sam loves to dress to thrill (but mind those see-through leggings)

Canadian number one SAMANTHA CORNETT follows Simon Rosner into the Squash Mad Winter Sale to join the discussion about squash fashion, this time from a female perspective. By SAM CORNETT Halloween has left me feeling inspired; with so many fabulous and and outrageous outfits, how could it not! Maybe we won’t see any eye patches [...]

November 5, 2013 Alan Thatcher Fun Stuff 2

What it feels like to play squash for 24 hours

What it feels like to play squash for 24 hours

Squash Mad salutes Stuart Guest, squash enthusiast, lifelong Liverpool fan (you can’t have everything!), Kent over-45s player and organiser of a 24-hour marathon in aid of UNICEF at the Hawkhurst Golf and Squash Club. Once Stuart had recovered, Squash Mad fired some questions his way. How many breaks (5 mins in the hour?) No breaks, players [...]

November 5, 2013 Alan Thatcher Fun Stuff, News 0

Beng out of order Tweet of the Day

Beng out of order Tweet of the Day

ong beng hee ‏@benghee9h psa and wsa to merge?? 2 become 1 init! so when it comes to rooming list can i share with wsa player?? EASY just KIDDING!! #duntellzeewife [...]

November 5, 2013 Lee Horton Fun Stuff 0

Very, very hopeful Tweet of the Day

Very, very hopeful Tweet of the Day

Heba El Torky ‏@HebaElTorky3m Deadline 4 confirmation of WomenWorldOpen has been extended to 8 Nov. With the help of Tim Garner they’re pursuing a venue in Egypt Dec14-21st [...]

November 2, 2013 Lee Horton Fun Stuff 0

Who nicked Ramy’s favourite shirt?

Who nicked Ramy’s favourite shirt?

Call the plod, there’s a thief doing the rounds at the World Championships in Manchester. World No.1 Ramy Ashour reveals all in his Tweet this morning. Ramy Ashour ‏@RamyAshour10m Someone knicked my favourite green top yesterday after my match…hopefully he will feel bad and return it…#nevergonahappen #grr And to complete Ramy’s day,  his follow up Tweet [...]

October 31, 2013 Lee Horton Fun Stuff 0

Extremely honest Tweet of the Day

Extremely honest Tweet of the Day

Mohamed Elshorbagy ‏@MoElshorbagy1h Reading a book these days called winning ugly…it asks you would you rather win ugly or lose pretty…I would rather win ugly Sometimes 🙂 [...]

October 28, 2013 Lee Horton Fun Stuff 0

Gastronomically challenged Tweet of the Day

Gastronomically challenged Tweet of the Day

Ramy Ashour ‏@RamyAshour17m Unbelievably small I cant believe it!!! #dinner #starving #roomservice #dontdoit #manchester #worldChampionship pic.twitter.com/jukijuxzUQ [...]

October 27, 2013 Lee Horton Fun Stuff 0

Slightly miffed Tweet of the Day

Slightly miffed Tweet of the Day

Simon Rösner ‏@simonroesner4m Well, that was always going to happen. Two Germans in the Draw of the #mwsc2013 and playing each other first round. @raphkandra [...]

October 27, 2013 Lee Horton Fun Stuff 0

SQUASH FASHION: A look in Iron Man Rosner’s wardrobe

SQUASH FASHION: A look in Iron Man Rosner’s wardrobe

German squash star Simon Rosner has had to make a heartbreaking decision and trade in his favourite pink shirt for a new clothing range this season. Here, in an interview with ALAN THATCHER, he reveals his love of tournament hotels that allow him to indulge in one of his favourite hobbies, ironing.    1: How [...]

October 26, 2013 Alan Thatcher Fun Stuff, Interviews 0

Deep & meaningful Tweet of the Day

Deep & meaningful Tweet of the Day

Laurens Jan Anjema ‏@ljanjema1h Every man can transform the world from one of monotony and drabness to one of excitement and adventure. – Irving Wallace Here’s a few more Wallace quotes to entertain, inspire and baffle.   To be one’s self, and unafraid whether right or wrong, is more admirable than the easy cowardice of surrender [...]

October 25, 2013 Lee Horton Fun Stuff 0