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David ends Au’s Cleveland run as she bags title 73

David ends Au’s Cleveland run as she bags title 73

Au’s seed cull comes to a crashing end as Nicol shows who’s boss in Cleveland By MICHAEL CATLING – Squash Mad Chief Reporter WORLD number one Nicol David produced another imperious display to end qualifier Annie Au’s fairtytale run at the Cleveland Classic and win her seventh straight WSA Tour title. David, who suffered a shock [...]

February 5, 2014 Guest Contributor News 0

Exclusive: Suzie Pierrepont is out as WSA Tour boss

Exclusive: Suzie Pierrepont is out as WSA Tour boss

Acting WSA Tour Director Suzie Pierrepont leaves less than two weeks after new board is announced Exclusive by LEE HORTON – Squash Mad Chief Reporter Suzie Pierrepont, the WSA’s acting Tour Director, is the latest big name no longer working for the women’s game. Pierrepoint, a former professional Tour player who is based in Greenwich, [...]

February 4, 2014 Lee Horton News 0

Au axes English trio to advance into Cleveland final

Au axes English trio to advance into Cleveland final

Au survives marathon match to book final showdown with David By MICHAEL CATLING – Squash Mad Chief Reporter Qualifier Annie Au claimed an unexpected place in the Cleveland Classic final, after securing her third successive upset this week with a thrilling five game victory over world number four Alison Waters in Ohio, USA. Au, 24, [...]

February 4, 2014 Guest Contributor News 2
Matthew and Gaultier share top spot

Matthew and Gaultier share top spot

Entente cordiale as England and France share PSA top spot By LEE HORTON – Squash Mad Chief Reporter Gregory Gaultier has joined Nick Matthew at the top of the PSA rankings, the first time the number one spot has been [...]

February 1, 2014 News
Ramy avoids top two in World Series Finals draw

Ramy avoids top two in World Series Finals draw

A penny for Darwish and Golan’s thoughts as Gaultier and Matthew complete ‘Group of Death’ for Richmond round robin By MICHAEL CATLING – Squash Mad Chief Reporter Triple World champion Nick Matthew has been drawn in the same group as [...]

January 30, 2014 News
We’re happy to make a racket to help the game grow

We’re happy to make a racket to help the game grow

Let your voice be heard: You can make a difference to our sport By the Squash Mad Team What do all these have in common: the Australian Open tennis, the Tournament of Champions squash, spoilt brats on court, the appointment [...]

January 30, 2014 Comment, Growing the game, News
Mo-town magic as Elshorbagy is a Detroit winner

Mo-town magic as Elshorbagy is a Detroit winner

Mo-town magic as Elshorbagy shows he’s a Detroit winner By JAMES HAWKINS – Squash Mad Correspondent Egypt’s Mohamed Elshorbagy outlasted Englishman Peter Barker in a marathon Motor City Open final to become only the second player after Canadian legend Jonathon [...]

January 29, 2014 News
Sports Minister Helen Grant gets on the ball with squash visit

Sports Minister Helen Grant gets on the ball with squash visit

Sports Minister gets on the ball with visit to The Mote Squash Club in Maidstone By MICHAEL CATLING – Squash Mad Chief Reporter Sports Minister Helen Grant looked on the ball as she got on court during her visit to [...]

January 28, 2014 Kent Open, News
Shattered Shabana concedes Detroit semi-final

Shattered Shabana concedes Detroit semi-final

Elshorbagy finally ends Shabana hoodoo and advances into Motor City Open final By MICHAEL CATLING – Squash Mad Editor World number four Mohamed Elshorbagy’s six year quest to defeat his ‘idol’ and fellow Egyptian Amr Shabana ended at the semi-final [...]

January 28, 2014 News
Pilley hits top gear to dash Darwish in Detroit

Pilley hits top gear to dash Darwish in Detroit

Pilley powers past Darwish to reach Motor City Open semi-finals By JAMES HAWKINS – Squash Mad Reporter Australian Cameron Pilley celebrated his tenth PSA World Tour meeting with Karim Darwish since 2006 by beating the former world number one from [...]

January 27, 2014 News
Selby celebrates Scottish success again

Selby celebrates Scottish success again

Selby retains Edinburgh Open title as Habiba Mohamed wins her second WSA crown at the age of just 14! By MICHAEL CATLING – Squash Mad Chief Reporter World number 10 Daryl Selby ended a gruelling week on a high by [...]

January 27, 2014 News
Cassie’s Corner: Squash needs the Aussie Open back on calendar

Cassie’s Corner: Squash needs the Aussie Open back on calendar

Squash must learn lessons from tennis if it’s to get the Australian Open back on the calendar By CASSIE THOMAS – Squash Mad Columnist HAVING only been to Wimbledon once, and that was when I was 17 and prepared to [...]

January 26, 2014 Cassie's Column, Comment, News
England Squash suffer substantial funding cut

England Squash suffer substantial funding cut

England Squash suffer budget slash and are threatened with further action unless new objectives are met By Lee Horton – Squash Mad Reporter England Squash has been hit with a £355,000 funding cut after failing to halt the decline in [...]

January 25, 2014 ESR, News
Super Shabana crowned king of New York

Super Shabana crowned king of New York

Shabana derails Gaultier with power show as he’s crowned ToC champion By LEE HORTON – Squash Mad EGYPTIAN squash maestro Amr Shabana dominated Gregory Gaultier in the final of last night’s 2014 J.P Morgan Tournament of Champions, beating the Frenchman [...]

January 25, 2014 News
David supreme in NY as she bags title No. 72

David supreme in NY as she bags title No. 72

Listen to our exclusive post-match interview with Nicol David, courtesy of Kristi Maroc, above I wanted this so badly says Nicol as she claims first ToC crown By LEE HORTON – Squash Mad Reporter WORLD number one Nicol David claimed [...]

January 25, 2014 News