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BLOG: Colour clashes should be avoided

BLOG: Colour clashes should be avoided

                                                                    BY ALAN THATCHER Whatever happened to the clothing rules at major tournaments, designed to prevent players taking to the court in [...]

November 7, 2011 Alan Thatcher Alan's Blog, Coaching and Development, News, Photo Galleries, Refs and Rules, World Squash Day, WSF 9

Get to know Alan Thatcher: from SquashZag

Get to know Alan Thatcher: from SquashZag

Get to Know – Alan Thatcher Published by: SquashZAG on 2nd Jun 2010 | As the Kent Open is underway at the Maidstone Club in England we thought it fitting to profile a long-time figure in the squash community.  Join us as we Get to Know Alan Thatcher: Day Job: Newspaper production (I write silly headlines) Squash [...]

November 5, 2011 Alan Thatcher Alan's Archive, Alan's Blog, Canary Wharf Classic, Coaching and Development, Kent Open, Links, News, Photo Galleries, Racketball, Refs and Rules, World Squash Day, WSF 1

Ramy in tune at Boston Symphony Hall

Ramy in tune at Boston Symphony Hall

Wednesday, September 14, 2011 – World Champions Challenge Title, Boston Symphony Hall, Boston FINAL Ramy Ashour (EGY, #2) def. Nick Matthew (ENG, #1) 9-11, 11-2, 11-2 24 mins. SEMIFINALS Nick Matthew (ENG, #1) def. Jonathon Power (CAN) 8-11, 11-4, 1-0, 20 mins. Ramy Ashour (EGY, #2) def. Peter Nicol (ENG) 11-9, 11-10 (sudden death to [...]

September 15, 2011 Alan Thatcher News, Photo Galleries 0

WSF: England face Egypt in World Teams final

WSF: England face Egypt in World Teams final

Pictures by ANDREAS DIRKES From HOWARD HARDING in Paderborn RESULTS: World Team Championship, Paderborn, Germany Semi-finals: [1] ENGLAND bt [4] AUSTRALIA 3/0 James Willstrop bt Cameron Pilley 11-7, 11-8, 11-2 (43m) Nick Matthew bt David Palmer 11-5, 11-8, 11-5 (58m) Peter Barker bt Stewart Boswell 12-10, 11-8 (29m) [2] EGYPT bt [3] FRANCE 2/1 Karim Darwish lost to Thierry Lincou [...]

August 27, 2011 Alan Thatcher News, Photo Galleries, WSF 0

Kent Open – Finals

Kent Open – Finals

[nggallery id=16]   Pictures by Kim Roberts [...]

May 30, 2011 Alan Thatcher Kent Open, Photo Galleries 0

Kent Open – Semi Finals

Kent Open – Semi Finals

[nggallery id=15]   Pictures by Kim Roberts [...]

May 29, 2011 Alan Thatcher Kent Open, Photo Galleries 0

Kent Open – Quarter Finals

Kent Open – Quarter Finals

[nggallery id=14] Pictures by Kim Roberts [...]

May 28, 2011 Alan Thatcher Kent Open, Photo Galleries 0

Kent Open – Round 1

Kent Open – Round 1

[nggallery id=13] Pictures by KIM ROBERTS [...]

May 27, 2011 Alan Thatcher Kent Open, Photo Galleries 0

NAO: Final gallery

NAO: Final gallery

Great pictures from Patricia Lyons. More marvellous images here: http://www.patricialyonsphotography.com/NAOSQUASH2011/SemisandFinal http://www.patricialyonsphotography.com/NAOSQUASH2011/QuarterFinals http://www.patricialyonsphotography.com/NAOSQUASH2011/Round2 [...]

March 2, 2011 Alan Thatcher Alan's Blog, News, Photo Galleries 0

NAO: Semi-final images

NAO: Semi-final images

More great pictures by Patricia Lyons [...]

February 26, 2011 Alan Thatcher Alan's Blog, News, Photo Galleries 0

NAO: Quarter-final images

NAO: Quarter-final images

A richly-deserved standing ovation for Ramy Ashour and Gregory Gaultier David Palmer goes over on his ankle as he collides with Nick Matthew Azlan Iskandar dives against Amr Shabana James Willstrop gets in front of Peter Barker Gaultier has Ramy on the run Ramy gets in the swing of things For more fantastic pictures from [...]

February 25, 2011 Alan Thatcher Alan's Blog, News, Photo Galleries 0

NAO: Best views in the house

NAO: Best views in the house

The Westwood Club is a glorious venue for the North American Open. The club lounge and restaurant offer superb views over the court, along the right-hand wall and looking down through the front. Pictures by Patricia Lyons [...]

February 24, 2011 Alan Thatcher Alan's Blog, News, Photo Galleries 0

NAO: Wednesday action

NAO: Wednesday action

Photographs by Patricia Lyons [...]

February 24, 2011 Alan Thatcher Alan's Blog, News, Photo Galleries 0

NAO action from Richmond

NAO action from Richmond

Pictures by Patricia Lyons www.patricialyonsphotography.com [...]

February 11, 2011 Alan Thatcher Alan's Blog, News, Photo Galleries, Videos 0

Behind the lens

Behind the lens

SNAP! Photographer Patricia Lyons, who has brilliantly recorded the growth of the North American Open on camera, is in the spotlight herself. Alan Thatcher joins her for a Pinot Noir and sets the questions. 1: Squash is one of the fastest sports on the planet. How do you cope professionally with that? Having the right [...]

February 11, 2011 Alan Thatcher Alan's Blog, News, Photo Galleries 0