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Grasshopper Cup tickets on sale

Grasshopper Cup tickets on sale

Women’s bronze added to men’s PSA Gold in Zurich super show By SEAN REUTHE – Squash Mad Correspondent Tickets for the 2020 Grasshopper Cup are on sale now as Zurich’s Halle 622 gets set to feature a men’s and women’s PSA Tour event for the first time in the tournament’s 41-year history between March 17-22. [...]

December 9, 2019 Alan Thatcher News, Squash Around The World 0

Tickets on sale for 2020 Manchester Open

Tickets on sale for 2020 Manchester Open

Event grows to PSA Silver for men and women By SEAN REUTHE – Squash Mad Correspondent Tickets are on sale now for the 2020 Manchester Open, PSA Silver tournament taking place at Manchester’s National Squash Centre between May 6-10. This season’s edition of the Manchester Open follows the inaugural women’s-only tournament earlier this year – [...]

December 3, 2019 Alan Thatcher News, Squash Around The World 0

AJ Bell continue to back National Champs at Nottingham

AJ Bell continue to back National Champs at Nottingham

‘Their support will help the event scale new heights’ says Keir By DONNA HELMER – Squash Mad Correspondent England Squash has announced that AJ Bell will be continuing as title sponsor for the 2020 AJ Bell British National Squash Championships to be staged in Nottingham from the February 12-16, 2020. The latest agreement sees AJ [...]

November 25, 2019 Alan Thatcher News, Squash Around The World 0

England Squash: Karakal sponsor PSL

England Squash: Karakal sponsor PSL

World Squash Day success leads to new partnership  By DONNA HELMER – Squash Mad Correspondent England Squash has announced a new partnership with Karakal which will see one of the UK’s leading squash brands become title sponsor of the Premier Squash League (PSL), the world’s longest established and most successful national club competition. The latest [...]

November 19, 2019 Alan Thatcher News, Squash Around The World 0

Andrew Shelley books his place in squash history

Andrew Shelley books his place in squash history

London library to house 4,000 items at the Southgate club By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent While Squash looks forward, with new generations enjoying this great sport and new champions crowned on the latest club and showcourts, the sport also has a long and rich heritage. Being passionate about preserving this extensive history, [...]

October 24, 2019 Alan Thatcher News, Squash Around The World 0

Tickets on sale for Men’s World Teams

Tickets on sale for Men’s World Teams

Squash On Fire to host World Teams in Washington DC By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent Tickets for the 2019 World Squash Federation (WSF) Men’s World Team Squash Championship – which is being staged in the United States for the first time in the event’s 50-year history this December – have gone on [...]

August 20, 2019 Alan Thatcher News, Squash Around The World 0

U.S. Open Tickets on Sale as FS Investments Renews Title Sponsorship

U.S. Open Tickets on Sale as FS Investments Renews Title Sponsorship

Support for SquashSmarts as sponsorship helps access, equality, community and excellence By SEAN REUTHE  Tickets are now available for the 2019 FS Investments U.S. Open Squash Championships, which takes place between October 5-12, via usopensquash.com/tickets. FS Investments, title sponsor of the 2018 U.S. Open Squash Championships, has committed to serve as the tournament’s title sponsor [...]

June 24, 2019 Alan Thatcher News, Squash Around The World 0

Devon dominate at Racketball inter-counties

Devon dominate at Racketball inter-counties

Nottingham host 19 teams on tough weekend By ALAN THATCHER and MARK FULLER Much as the team at Squash Mad detest the ridiculous name thrust on racketball by a drunken think-tank committee, we salute the efforts being made to repair the damage. This culminated in the introduction of the first combined inter-county finals competition at [...]

June 12, 2019 Alan Thatcher News, Racketball, Squash Around The World 0

Edgbaston to host Head Racketball National Champs

Edgbaston to host Head Racketball National Champs

Record numbers set for July showdown By DONNA HELMER – Squash Mad Correspondent A record numbers of players are expected to turn out for the newly merged HEAD National Racketball Championships at Edgbaston Priory Club next month. The two-day event, which takes place over the weekend of 6-7th July, is expected to lure a huge [...]

June 10, 2019 Alan Thatcher Growing the game, News, Racketball, Squash Around The World 0

Mauritius to host PSA Gold men’s event

Mauritius to host PSA Gold men’s event

Stars return for $100k Necker Open By SEAN REUTHE  Mauritius will host a professional squash tournament for the first time after the Professional Squash Association (PSA) announced today that an agreement had been reached with title sponsors Necker Gestion Privée to bring a men’s PSA World Tour Gold tournament to the island in June 2020. [...]

May 1, 2019 Alan Thatcher News, Squash Around The World 0

Miguel Rodriguez back to defend Guatemala title

Miguel Rodriguez back to defend Guatemala title

Diego Elias seeded to meet him in final again By ELLIE MAWSON Colombia’s World No.7 Miguel Rodriguez will headline the XII Torneo Internacional PSA Sporta when the PSA Bronze tournament takes place from May 29 to June 2 in Guatemala. Defending champion Rodriguez will be back in action at this season’s tournament after claiming last [...]

April 28, 2019 Alan Thatcher News, Squash Around The World 0

Squash player’s family killed in Sri Lanka bombing

Squash player’s family killed in Sri Lanka bombing

Our sympathies to Essex player Ben Nicholson after Sri Lanka tragedy  By LEE HORTON and ALEX WAN The heartfelt thoughts of everyone in squash go out to Essex player Ben Nicholson, whose wife and two children were killed in the horror bombings in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday. In a statement released over the weekend, [...]

April 23, 2019 Alan Thatcher News, Squash Around The World 0

Elias to make Macau Open debut as top seed

Elias to make Macau Open debut as top seed

Diego Elias to make Macau debut as top seed alongside local favourite Annie Au By ALEX WAN – Squash Mad Asian Bureau Editor The annual Macau Squash Open returns onto the PSA calendar once again and will continue to feature equal prize money of US$ 50,000 each for both the men’s and women’s events. The [...]

April 8, 2019 Alex Wan News, Squash Around The World 0

PSA reaches 250k page likes on Facebook

PSA reaches 250k page likes on Facebook

Another social media success for PSA By SEAN REUTHE  The official Facebook page of the PSA World Tour has reached 250,000 page likes – meaning there has been a 25% increase in total followers across all of the Professional Squash Association’s (PSA) social media channels over the past 12 months. The milestone comes just a [...]

March 29, 2019 Alan Thatcher News, Squash Around The World 0

Chinese Taipei to make debut in World Junior Team Championship

Chinese Taipei to make debut in World Junior Team Championship

Malaysia hosts world junior event in August By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent Chinese Taipei are set to make their debut in the 2019 WSF Women’s World Junior Team Squash Championship in Malaysia in August. Hosted by the Squash Rackets Association of Malaysia (SRAM) for the third time since 1993, the biennial World [...]

March 4, 2019 Alan Thatcher News, Squash Around The World 0