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James Willstrop meets Paul Coll in Edinburgh final

James Willstrop meets Paul Coll in Edinburgh final

Top seeds deny former champs By STEVE CUBBINS in Edinburgh Top seeds Paul Coll and James Willstrop – both making their first appearance at the event – beat former champions Daryl Selby and Alan Clyne in contrasting semi-finals to guarantee a new Edinburgh Sports Club Open men’s champion. Willstrop took over an hour to deny [...]

February 3, 2019 Alan Thatcher News 0

Top seeds make semi-finals in Cleveland Classic

Top seeds make semi-finals in Cleveland Classic

El Tayeb v Waters and Evans v Lust in semi-finals By Jermaine Xaba and Bob Botti in Cleveland Top three seeds Nour El Tayeb, Tesni Evans and Alison Waters advanced to the semi-finals after dropping the opening game. El Tayeb meets Waters in the semi-finals and Evans faces Victoria Lust, who looked sharp and focused as [...]

February 3, 2019 Alan Thatcher News 0

Hollie Naughton gatecrashes Cleveland quarter-finals

Hollie Naughton gatecrashes Cleveland quarter-finals

Fire and flair on court as seeds storm through By JERMAINE XABA and BOB BOTTI in Cleveland Canada’s Hollie Naughton produced a superb display to join the top four seeds in the quarter-finals of the Cleveland Classic. Seeded in the 9/16 bracket, she overcame No.8 seed Nadine Shahin of Egypt with a measured performance in the [...]

February 2, 2019 Alan Thatcher News 0
Alan Clyne topples Greg Lobban in Edinburgh battle

Alan Clyne topples Greg Lobban in Edinburgh battle

‘Best-ever win’ for Rachael Chadwick over Fiona Moverley By STEVE CUBBINS in Edinburgh Alan Clyne overcame fellow Scot Greg Lobban to reach the semi-finals of the Edinburgh Sports Club Open. Between them have won the last three Edinburgh titles, with [...]

February 2, 2019 News
Diego Elias downs Marwan ElShorbagy in Detroit

Diego Elias downs Marwan ElShorbagy in Detroit

‘It’s always difficult to play a friend’ says Abouelghar By MATT SCHOCH in Detroit There will be a new squash champion on Saturday at the Motor City Open presented by the Suburban Collection. Four former MCO champions came to Detroit [...]

February 2, 2019 News
Canary Wharf: Reigning champion Mohamed ElShorbagy back to fight for Citigold title

Canary Wharf: Reigning champion Mohamed ElShorbagy back to fight for Citigold title

Sam Todd faces daunting debut against former champion Mathieu Castagnet By ALAN THATCHER and SEAN REUTHE The main draw of March’s Citigold Wealth Management Canary Wharf Classic was released today, with World No.1 Mohamed ElShorbagy set to begin his title [...]

February 1, 2019 News
Rachael Chadwick storms into Edinburgh quarter-finals

Rachael Chadwick storms into Edinburgh quarter-finals

All-American clash features two Olivias By STEVE CUBBINS in Edinburgh Thursday evening at Edinburgh Sports Club saw yesterday’s women’s winners take on the seeded players as they bid to reach the quarters, plus eight men’s matches to decide who was [...]

February 1, 2019 News
Adrian Waller so close to shock win over Mohamed Abouelghar

Adrian Waller so close to shock win over Mohamed Abouelghar

Salem rocks Rodriguez in Detroit thriller By MATT SCHOCH Three of the top four seeds advanced Thursday to the semifinals of The Motor City Open presented by the Suburban Collection. And unseeded Zahed Salem crashed the party. Salem made it [...]

February 1, 2019 News
Paul Coll climbs into world top six

Paul Coll climbs into world top six

Kiwi rises above Rodriguez in PSA rankings By SEAN REUTHE  New Zealand’s Paul Coll has risen to a career-high ranking of World No.6 after the PSA Men’s World Rankings for February were released today (February 1). Coll, the highest ranked [...]

February 1, 2019 News
Joelle King climbs to three in the world

Joelle King climbs to three in the world

Kiwi rewarded for run of fine form By SEAN REUTHE New Zealand’s Joelle King has claimed a career-high ranking of World No.3 after the PSA Women’s World Rankings for February were released today (February 1). Cambridge-based King, 30, has been [...]

February 1, 2019 News
James Willstrop tops high quality Nationals field

James Willstrop tops high quality Nationals field

Home hero Declan James hopes to shine in Nottingham By DONNA HELMER Commonwealth Games Gold medallist James Willstrop will headline a top-class men’s draw when the 45th edition of the AJ Bell British National Squash Championships gets under way in [...]

February 1, 2019 News
Canadian trio face tough task in Cleveland Classic

Canadian trio face tough task in Cleveland Classic

Letourneau squeezes past Mendez in thriller By JOE RUSSELL in Cleveland Canadian trio Samantha Cornett, Hollie Naughton and Danielle Letourneau all powered their way through to the second round of the Cleveland Classic, but some seriously strong seeds stand in [...]

February 1, 2019 News
Adrian Waller takes out Raphael Kandra in Motor City Open

Adrian Waller takes out Raphael Kandra in Motor City Open

Home heroes Harrity and Hanson go down fighting By MATT SCHOCH in Detroit Two seeds fell in upsets and three former champions moved on in Round of 16 squash action at the Motor City Open presented by the Suburban Collection. [...]

January 31, 2019 News
Georgia leads home celebrations in Edinburgh

Georgia leads home celebrations in Edinburgh

Hutton leads English trio home on day one in Scotland By STEVE CUBBINS in Edinburgh The 2019 edition of the Edinburgh Sports Club Open got under way in the Scottish capital with eight first round matches in the Women’s PSA [...]

January 31, 2019 News
Nour El Sherbini books place in PSA World Tour Finals

Nour El Sherbini books place in PSA World Tour Finals

Stars battle for place in play-offs By ELLIE MAWSON Egypt’s World No.2 Nour El Sherbini has booked her place at the season-ending PSA World Tour Finals after her victory over World No.1 Raneem El Welily in the final of the [...]

January 31, 2019 News