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Pie’s the limit as Fallows aims to serve up a Canary Wharf treat

Pie’s the limit as Fallows aims to serve up a Canary Wharf treat

Wild card Richie has a hunger for success By ALAN THATCHER – Squash Mad Editor Richie Fallows, the rising squash star from Stratford, aims to serve up a real treat for his army of fans in the St. James’s Place Canary Wharf Classic on Sunday. He warmed up for the event by playing doubles – [...]

March 7, 2020 Alan Thatcher Alan's Blog, Interviews, News 0

Super Sunday promises day of drama to kick off “best-ever” Canary Wharf Classic

Super Sunday promises day of drama to kick off “best-ever” Canary Wharf Classic

Willstrop and Fallows launch Canary Wharf with Makin v Selby to follow By ALAN THATCHER – Squash Mad Editor The opening day of the St. James’s Place Canary Wharf Classic boasts eight blockbuster battles in Sunday’s first round at the East Wintergarden. Former world number one James Willstrop, who recently won a fourth British National [...]

March 6, 2020 Alan Thatcher News 0

Spectacular new Ringe Center hosts US College Individual Finals

Spectacular new Ringe Center hosts US College Individual Finals

“12 courts on three levels, with two all-glass showcourts” By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent The transformation of the squash complex at the US University of Pennsylvania into a state-of-the-art 12-court facility which is the envy of the Ivy League has signalled a new era for ASB as the world’s leading squash court [...]

March 6, 2020 Howard Harding Growing the game, News 0
Australia to welcome 24 World Junior Team Championship nations

Australia to welcome 24 World Junior Team Championship nations

Carrara national centre on Gold Coast set to host major events  By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent Hosted by Australia for the first time since 1986, the 2020 WSF Men’s World Junior Team Squash Championship will see 24 [...]

March 6, 2020 News
Diego Elias rises up PSA World Tour Finals Leaderboard

Diego Elias rises up PSA World Tour Finals Leaderboard

Peruvian pushes up to seventh in the list By ELLIE MAWSON – Squash Mad Correspondent Peru’s World No.6 Diego Elias has moved into the top eight of the PSA World Tour Finals Leaderboard following his victory at the Motor City [...]

March 5, 2020 News
Black Ball Open: Raneem El Welily tops a glittering draw

Black Ball Open: Raneem El Welily tops a glittering draw

After the Pyramids, the Black Ball Club is one of the great wonders of the squash world By ALAN THATCHER and ELLIE MAWSON The main draw for the women’s 2020 CIB Black Ball Squash Open has been released, with defending [...]

March 5, 2020 News
Drama as Ali Farag and Nour El Sherbini storm to Windy City Open titles

Drama as Ali Farag and Nour El Sherbini storm to Windy City Open titles

Farag stops Coll from claiming a trio of Egyptian scalps  By SEAN REUTHE – Squash Mad Correspondent Egyptian duo Ali Farag and Nour El Sherbini have been crowned champions of the 2020 Windy City Open, presented by the Walter Family, [...]

March 5, 2020 News
Harvard’s Gina Kennedy aims for fourth College final

Harvard’s Gina Kennedy aims for fourth College final

Yasser El Halaby, Gail Ramsay and Amanda Sobhy were four-midable foes CSA Intercollegiate Individual Championship preview by RICHARD MILLMAN – Squash Mad Correspondent The team cheers, heartbreaks, crazy celebrations, heroic comeback victories and soul destroying ‘almost wons’ are done for [...]

March 4, 2020 News
Paul Coll powers into first Platinum final

Paul Coll powers into first Platinum final

‘I have a great coach, a great team behind me, and hopefully I can reach the top’  By SEAN REUTHE – Squash Mad Correspondent New Zealand’s World No.5 Paul Coll has reached his first ever PSA World Tour Platinum final [...]

March 4, 2020 News
Angry ElShorbagy rages at PSA in Facebook video

Angry ElShorbagy rages at PSA in Facebook video

World No.1’s fury at disciplinary verdict handed out before Windy City Open loss to Paul Coll By ROD GILMOUR – Squash Mad Correspondent Mohamed Elshorbagy, Egypt’s Bristol-based world No 1, has launched an explosive attack on the Professional Squash Association [...]

March 3, 2020 News
Canary Wharf Countdown: Joe Lee returns to the fray after back injury

Canary Wharf Countdown: Joe Lee returns to the fray after back injury

‘After a year of rehab, I needed two operations on a prolapsed disc’ INTERVIEW by ALAN THATCHER – Squash Mad Editor Joe Lee is ready to put his body on the line again in full-time professional squash after suffering a [...]

March 3, 2020 Alan's Blog, Interviews, News
Paul Coll stuns Mohamed ElShorbagy in Chicago

Paul Coll stuns Mohamed ElShorbagy in Chicago

Coll: ‘I just wanted to get into a good headspace and enjoy the match’ By SEAN REUTHE – Squash Mad Correspondent New Zealand’s Paul Coll claimed his first ever win over World No.1 Mohamed ElShorbagy to send the defending champion [...]

March 3, 2020 News
Harvard dominate College season with men’s and women’s team titles

Harvard dominate College season with men’s and women’s team titles

Victor Crouin leads a Crimson team with incredible depth By College Squash Correspondents Harvard University won the Potter Cup on Sunday evening, earning the National Championship with 5-0 win against University of Pennsylvania. This is the second straight year that [...]

March 2, 2020 News
From the Pyramids to the chandeliers of Chicago and New York, Camille Serme takes centre stage in squash’s great dramas

From the Pyramids to the chandeliers of Chicago and New York, Camille Serme takes centre stage in squash’s great dramas

‘Women’s squash is the best it has ever been,’ says Serme By SEAN REUTHE – Squash Mad Correspondent The University Club of Chicago’s stunning Cathedral Hall played host to one of the matches of the season as World No.3 Camille [...]

March 2, 2020 News
Welsh wizard Joel Makin makes it into the world top ten

Welsh wizard Joel Makin makes it into the world top ten

First Welshman in top 10 since David Evans in 2002 By ELLIE MAWSON – Squash Mad Correspondent Joel Makin has become the first Welshman since David Evans in 2002 to break the top 10 after the PSA Men’s World Rankings [...]

March 1, 2020 News