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Egyptian aces are top seeds in World Juniors

Egyptian aces are top seeds in World Juniors

Asal out to keep trophy as El Hammamy bids for a first win By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent Almost 200 players representing 30 nations have confirmed entry to the 2019 WSF Men’s and Women’s World Junior Individual Squash Championships which will be held in the Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur from July 30 [...]

June 22, 2019 Howard Harding News 0

Cam and Donna’s double delight in Gold Coast

Cam and Donna’s double delight in Gold Coast

Clean sweep for Aussies in World Doubles By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent Australian cousins Cameron Pilley and Donna Lobban struck double Doubles gold on the final day of action in the WSF World Doubles Squash Championships as hosts Australia claimed eight medals across the three events at the Carrara Squash Centre on [...]

June 21, 2019 Howard Harding News 0

Aussies go for triple gold in World Doubles

Aussies go for triple gold in World Doubles

All-Australia on finals day in Gold Coast By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent Hosts Australia are guaranteed gold medals in all competitions after dominating day four of the WSF World Doubles Squash Championships at the Carrara Squash Centre on the Gold Coast. In the men’s competition, defending world champions Cameron Pilley and Ryan [...]

June 21, 2019 Howard Harding News 0
Cousins lead Australia to World Doubles semi-finals

Cousins lead Australia to World Doubles semi-finals

Aussies aim for clean sweep in Gold Coast By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent Host nation Australia will head into the knockout stage of the WSF World Doubles Squash Championships at the Carrara Squash Centre as gold medal [...]

June 19, 2019 News
Top seeds shine on day two of World Doubles

Top seeds shine on day two of World Doubles

Busy day as Pilley and Cuskelly power through  By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent The tournament’s top seeds flexed their muscle on day two of the WSF World Doubles Squash Championships at Carrara Squash Centre on the Gold [...]

June 18, 2019 News
Aussies power through on day one of World Doubles

Aussies power through on day one of World Doubles

Pilley and Cuskelly lead home charge By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent Hosts Australia made a perfect start to the WSF World Doubles Squash Championships at the Carrara Squash Centre on the Gold Coast, going through day one [...]

June 17, 2019 News
It’s easy for squash players to pick up, it’s fun and sociable: Why I love padel, by Elliot Selby

It’s easy for squash players to pick up, it’s fun and sociable: Why I love padel, by Elliot Selby

‘Squash players will love the social side of padel, which is not always the case with tennis’ By ELLIOT SELBY  Following Saturday’s introductory article about the growth of padel in the UK, Elliot Selby, a member of a very prominent [...]

June 17, 2019 Growing the game, News
Clubs that offer squash and padel serve up a double winner

Clubs that offer squash and padel serve up a double winner

New courts spring up across the UK as Andy Murray invests in padel By ALAN THATCHER – Squash Mad Editor Squash clubs investing in adding padel tennis courts to their mix of facilities are reporting significant financial benefits. There are [...]

June 15, 2019 Alan's Blog, Growing the game, News
Bridegroom Karim Gawad ends up the best man in Cairo

Bridegroom Karim Gawad ends up the best man in Cairo

Raneem roars back to win women’s title  By SEAN REUTHE in Cairo Egypt’s Raneem El Welily and Karim Abdel Gawad are the 2018-2019 CIB PSA World Tour Finals champions as they rose to respective wins over France’s World No.3 Camille [...]

June 15, 2019 News
Momen gets The Bullet as Abouelghar reaches World Tour Finals showdown against Gawad

Momen gets The Bullet as Abouelghar reaches World Tour Finals showdown against Gawad

Serme sinks Gohar to fly the flag for France (and the rest of the world) By ALAN THATCHER and SEAN REUTHE Mohamed Abouelghar gained his first win over Tarek Momen and Camille Serme, the only non-Egyptian in the semi-finals, beat [...]

June 13, 2019 News
World champions Ali Farag and Nour El Sherbini crash out in Cairo

World champions Ali Farag and Nour El Sherbini crash out in Cairo

Abouelghar powers through with seven Egyptians in last eight By SEAN REUTHE in Cairo  Men’s World No.1 Ali Farag and defending women’s champion Nour El Sherbini saw their title challenges at the 2018-2019 CIB PSA World Tour Finals come to [...]

June 12, 2019 News
Joy of six as Egyptians dominate in World Tour Finals

Joy of six as Egyptians dominate in World Tour Finals

Hot and humid in Cairo as ElShorbagy turns up the power By SEAN REUTHE in Cairo The penultimate day of group stage action at the 2018-2019 CIB PSA World Tour Finals saw all six matches go the way of Egypt [...]

June 12, 2019 News
Raneem El Welily and Mohamed ElShorbagy qualify for Cairo semi-finals

Raneem El Welily and Mohamed ElShorbagy qualify for Cairo semi-finals

Tesni Evans battles back for big win over Joelle King By SEAN REUTHE in Cairo  Egyptian duo Raneem El Welily and Mohamed ElShorbagy have become the first players to qualify for the semi-finals of the 2018-2019 CIB PSA World Tour [...]

June 11, 2019 News
Sarah-Jane Perry sinks reigning champion Nour El Sherbini in Cairo

Sarah-Jane Perry sinks reigning champion Nour El Sherbini in Cairo

Shock on day one of PSA World Tour Finals  By SEAN REUTHE in Cairo  The opening day of the 2018-2019 CIB PSA World Tour Finals saw defending women’s champion Nour El Sherbini fall to a surprise defeat against England No.1 [...]

June 10, 2019 News
Ali Farag and Raneem El Welily voted PSA Players Of The Year

Ali Farag and Raneem El Welily voted PSA Players Of The Year

  Services to Squash Award goes to Tim Garner By SEAN REUTHE in Cairo Egyptian World No.1s Ali Farag and Raneem El Welily were crowned the 2018-19 PSA Players of the Year last night (June 8) during the annual PSA [...]

June 9, 2019 News