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Berkhamsted to contest Harry Faulkner Memorial Cup

Berkhamsted to contest Harry Faulkner Memorial Cup

Berkhamsted add Gillams to the line-up for Harry Faulkner Memorial Cup clash Berkhamsted Lawn Tennis & Squash Rackets Club will play host to the Harry Faulkner Memorial Cup clash on Tuesday evening, as a Nuffield All Stars side travel to face a Berkhamsted team featuring British Junior Under 19 National champion Angus Gillams. Gillams will [...]

February 19, 2014 Guest Contributor News 0

Massaro and Perry set to meet again in PSL

Massaro and Perry set to meet again in PSL

Top two Duffield and Coolhurst set for battle, while Surrey bid to bounce back after losing unbeaten PSL run World number two Laura Massaro will face Irish number one Madeline Perry in a repeat of their semi-final clash at the British National Championships, as the Englishwoman looks to help Benz-Bavarian Duffield increase their lead at [...]

February 18, 2014 Guest Contributor News 0

Cassie’s Corner: Building stars of the future

Cassie’s Corner: Building stars of the future

Two junior programs, at opposite ends of the world, share the same goals As previously reported by Squash Mad, Australia have decided not to send a team to the World Junior Championships in Namibia in August. As previous winners their presence will be missed. As explained in the article, a new program is being developed [...]

February 17, 2014 Cassie Thomas Cassie's Column, Coaching and Development, Comment, Growing the game 0
Sign up for Squash & Racketball Festival in Malta

Sign up for Squash & Racketball Festival in Malta

Chris Ryder invites you to the Mediterranean Squash and Racketball Team Championship By MICHAEL CATLING – Squash Mad Chief Reporter If you fancy the winning combination of squash, racketball, sun and fun, then Malta is the place to be. Squash professionals [...]

February 17, 2014 News
Matthew and Waters are National treasures

Matthew and Waters are National treasures

Nick has six appeal and Alison makes it four as they’re crowned grand National winners NICK MATTHEW and Alison Waters were the toast of Manchester last night after they were crowned British National Champions. World number one Matthew celebrated a [...]

February 16, 2014 News
Navratilova tipping Nicol for Laureus challenge

Navratilova tipping Nicol for Laureus challenge

Nicol can beat Tennis queen Serena to top award says Martina WORLD number one tennis champion Serena Williams will face tough competition from seven-time world champion Nicol David for the 2014 Laureus World Sports Awards. Williams, who won the 2013 [...]

February 16, 2014 News
Selby fights all the way in feisty semi-final

Selby fights all the way in feisty semi-final

Refereeing disputes, booing and Twitter spat overshadow Matthew’s gruelling last four win over Selby  Defending champion Nick Matthew battled his way into his fourth successive final at the Men’s British National Championships before hitting back at a courtside fan and a [...]

February 15, 2014 News
It’s Champagne Perry as she makes finals at last

It’s Champagne Perry as she makes finals at last

Madeline takes down Massaro…now it’s Waters in her first final IRELAND’S Madeline Perry broke a run of six losing semi-finals by beating top seed Laura Massaro to set up a National Championships showdown against reigning champ Alison Waters. Perry took [...]

February 15, 2014 News
Illness sidelines Gaultier for French Nationals

Illness sidelines Gaultier for French Nationals

Viral condition ends Gaultier’s hopes of a seventh National title Joint world number one Gregory Gaultier has withdrawn from the Men’s French National Championship in Strasbourg this weekend due to a virus.  Gaultier, who suffered a semi-final defeat at the Swedish [...]

February 13, 2014 News
David drops out of Windy City Open

David drops out of Windy City Open

Malaysian duo Nicol and Wee Wern set to miss Windy City Open WORLD number one Nicol David has pulled out of the Windy City Open in Chicago later this month. The 30-year-old, who extended her unbeaten streak to 35 matches [...]

February 13, 2014 News
Exclusive: No World Champs for Aussie Juniors

Exclusive: No World Champs for Aussie Juniors

Australian juniors to miss 2014 World Championships in Namibia There will be a glaring absence at the World Junior Squash Championships this year, with former champion nation Australia opting out of sending a team to the international pinnacle event of junior [...]

February 12, 2014 News, WSF
Teenager Lyell nets dream draw with Matthew

Teenager Lyell nets dream draw with Matthew

Lyell’s wish comes true after drawing Matthew in British Nationals first round Teenager Lyell Fuller will attempt to cause the biggest upset in Men’s British National Championship history on Wednesday after drawing defending champion and top seed Nick Matthew in [...]

February 11, 2014 News
Swede success for Matthew after edging Ramy in final thriller

Swede success for Matthew after edging Ramy in final thriller

Matthew topples Ashour in 90-minute thriller to win fourth Swedish title    World number one Nick Matthew won a thrilling five-game final against Egyptian top seed Ramy Ashour to win his fourth Swedish Open title at Linköping. Matthew, 33, narrowly lost an [...]

February 9, 2014 News
Harvard clinch Ivy League double

Harvard clinch Ivy League double

Harvard hammer Brown to capture the men’s and women’s Ivy League titles  The Harvard men’s team and top-ranked women’s side completed an Ivy League title double with stunning whitewashes at the Murr Center on Sunday.  The men’s team thrashed Brown [...]

February 9, 2014 News
Matthew meets Ashour in Swedish Open final

Matthew meets Ashour in Swedish Open final

Matthew shows who’s number one but Ashour is hungry for Swede taste of glory Nick Matthew won the bragging rights in the battle of the world number ones to advance into the final of the Swedish Open at the expense [...]

February 8, 2014 News