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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 Sarah-Jane Perry as the season-ending tournament got under way at Cairo’s Mall of Arabia. The [...]

June 10, 2019 Alan Thatcher News 0

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 Awards dinner held at the Mena House Hotel, Cairo. 
The PSA Awards dinner took place [...]

June 9, 2019 Alan Thatcher News 0

James Willstrop interview: I still love playing and training

James Willstrop interview: I still love playing and training

France holds special memories for Marksman James Interview by Jérôme Elhaïk – Squash Mad Correspondent After having had a tough run (with two five-game matches), James Willstrop could only keep up with Grégoire Marche for one game in the 5R Montpellier Métropole Open final last Sunday. Nevertheless, the tall Englishman was able to display his [...]

June 8, 2019 Jerome Elhaik Interviews, News 0
Dynamic Duo Dazzle in the Domain of the Dictionary

Dynamic Duo Dazzle in the Domain of the Dictionary

Dynamic Duo Dazzle in the Domain of the Dictionary By JAMES ROBERTS – Squash Mad Reporter Lichfield being my hometown and a place where I still play regularly due to work and visiting family, I managed to secure a place [...]

June 7, 2019 News
Superstars clash in PSA World Tour Finals in Cairo

Superstars clash in PSA World Tour Finals in Cairo

Nour meets Nour in repeat of women’s world final By SEAN REUTHE PSA World Championship finalists Nour El Sherbini and Nour El Tayeb have been drawn in the same group in the women’s event of the 2018-2019 CIB PSA World [...]

June 3, 2019 News
Moving from a theatre to a chateau, Nantes also switches to best-of-three format

Moving from a theatre to a chateau, Nantes also switches to best-of-three format

Nantes changes name to French Open and upgrades to PSA Silver status By SEAN REUTHE The Professional Squash Association (PSA) have announced today that the Open de France – Nantes 2019 presented by Tailor Capital will use a best-of-three games [...]

June 3, 2019 Growing the game, News
The Komodo ends an illustrious career after a great 2018 at the Commonwealth and Asian Games

The Komodo ends an illustrious career after a great 2018 at the Commonwealth and Asian Games

The village boy who ended up with a Commonwealth Games bronze and Asian Games gold call its quits – Nafiizwan Adnan By ALEX WAN – Squash Mad Asian Bureau Editor This season has been one filled with retirements. Laura Massaro, [...]

June 2, 2019 News
PSA team up with Nicol David to launch #It’sMine campaign

PSA team up with Nicol David to launch #It’sMine campaign

Big-name ambassadors to inspire new generation of female players By ELLIE MAWSON The PSA (Professional Squash Association) are teaming up with with recently retired eight-time World Champion Nicol David to launch a new joint awareness campaign titled ‘It’s Mine’ – [...]

June 2, 2019 Growing the game, News
RAC land first PSL title

RAC land first PSL title

Winning is a new Tradition for RAC By WILL JENNINGS [email protected] put last season’s Premier Squash League (PSL) final heartache behind them to be crowned champions for the first time after sealing a 3-2 victory over Team Pontefract in Surrey [...]

June 1, 2019 News
MoMo rises to career high position of seven in June PSA rankings

MoMo rises to career high position of seven in June PSA rankings

Egyptian ace Abouelghar on the rise By SEAN REUTHE Egypt’s Mohamed Abouelghar has moved up two spots to a career-high No.7 ranking after the PSA Men’s World Rankings were released today (June 1). The 25-year-old from Cairo reached the quarter-finals [...]

June 1, 2019 News
Camille Serme climbs back into world top three

Camille Serme climbs back into world top three

French star breaks Egyptian monopoly on top three By SEAN REUTHE  France’s Camille Serme has broken back into the top three of the PSA Women’s World Rankings for the first time since January 2018. Créteil-based Serme, 30, reached the final [...]

June 1, 2019 News
Australia aim for triple gold in World Doubles

Australia aim for triple gold in World Doubles

Hosts hope for Gold Coast hat-trick By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent Australia are seeded win all three gold medals in the 2019 WSF World Doubles Squash Championships next month on home soil – 15 years after becoming [...]

June 1, 2019 News
Third British Open title for Mohamed ElShorbagy and a first for Nouran Gohar

Third British Open title for Mohamed ElShorbagy and a first for Nouran Gohar

‘I cried this morning, but mum told me to enjoy it and relax – she is my lucky charm’ By SEAN REUTHE in Hull Egyptian duo Nouran Gohar and Mohamed ElShorbagy are the 2019 Allam British Open champions after they [...]

May 26, 2019 News
Camille Serme Joins Egyptian trio in British Open finals

Camille Serme Joins Egyptian trio in British Open finals

Studies help Nouran Gohar to focus on her squash By SEAN REUTHE in Hull France’s World No.4 Camille Serme will be the only non-Egyptian in action on finals day at the 2019 Allam British Open as she overcame England No.1 [...]

May 25, 2019 News
Champions out: Sarah-Jane Perry sinks Nour El Sherbini and Mohamed El Shorbagy gets his revenge over Miguel Rodriguez

Champions out: Sarah-Jane Perry sinks Nour El Sherbini and Mohamed El Shorbagy gets his revenge over Miguel Rodriguez

‘I don’t know how I won that’ says Perry  By SEAN REUTHE in Hull  England No.1 Sarah-Jane Perry and Egypt’s World No.2 Mohamed ElShorbagy sent defending champions Nour El Sherbini and Miguel Rodriguez out of the 2019 Allam British Open, [...]

May 24, 2019 News