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Nick Matthew: The Movie

Nick Matthew: The Movie

Becoming the Wolf: The Story of Nick Matthew debuts in Manchester By DONNA HELMER   A film charting the success of three-time world squash champion Nick Matthew has premiered in Manchester. England Squash, the national governing body, held an exclusive screening of its film Becoming the Wolf: The Story of Nick Matthew to a private audience [...]

November 25, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

England squeeze home by one point in Test thriller

England squeeze home by one point in Test thriller

Ideal warm-up for World Teams By ROD GILMOUR   England beat Rest of the World by a single point in the inaugural Ab Initio Squash International at St George’s Hill Lawn Tennis Club in Weybridge, Surrey, on Friday night. In the first televised test match since the 1980s, the England quartet of Daryl Selby, Laura [...]

November 25, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

Gregory Gaultier goes for gold to claim sole missing title

Gregory Gaultier goes for gold to claim sole missing title

Hosts France bid for World Teams breakthrough In Marseille By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent   Appearing in the championship for the ninth time in a row, illustrious Frenchman Gregory Gaultier will be aiming to win the only major title that has so far eluded him and his country when he leads France [...]

November 24, 2017 Howard Harding News 0
England squad face testing time

England squad face testing time

Test match broadcast live on BBC By ROD GILMOUR   A full-strength England will take on a Rest of the World team in the eagerly-anticipated Ab Initio Squash International in Surrey on Friday – with the event being showcased live [...]

November 22, 2017 Growing the game, News
Needing the 5,000: Aussies target new supporters

Needing the 5,000: Aussies target new supporters

Squash Victoria reaches out to bring all players, fans and families into the fold By Alan Thatcher, Squash Mad Editor Here at Squash Mad we are always delighted to share great ideas to help grow the game. Data capture is [...]

November 22, 2017 Growing the game, News
Nour El Sherbini and Mohamed ElShorbagy win Hong Kong titles

Nour El Sherbini and Mohamed ElShorbagy win Hong Kong titles

ElShorbagy praises Farag after brutal final in Hong Kong By SEAN REUTHE   Men’s World No.3 Mohamed ElShorbagy and Women’s World No.1 Nour El Sherbini kept the Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Open titles in Egyptian hands after [...]

November 20, 2017 News
Mohamed ElShorbagy renews rivalry with Ali Farag after beating brother Marwan in Hong Kong semi-finals

Mohamed ElShorbagy renews rivalry with Ali Farag after beating brother Marwan in Hong Kong semi-finals

Hong Kong features two all-Egyptian finals for the first time By SEAN REUTHE   The Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Open will feature two all-Egyptian finals for the first time in its 32-year history after Mohamed ElShorbagy, [...]

November 18, 2017 News
Egyptians dominate to make history at Hong Kong Open

Egyptians dominate to make history at Hong Kong Open

Brothers battle it out in all-Egyptian semi-finals  By SEAN REUTHE   There will be an all-Egyptian semi-final line-up in a men’s PSA World Series event for the first time in history after Mohamed ElShorbagy, his younger brother Marwan, Karim Abdel [...]

November 18, 2017 News
Tesni Evans and Declan James reach Hong Kong quarters

Tesni Evans and Declan James reach Hong Kong quarters

Evans overcomes Alison Waters as Dessouky injury gives James a walkover By ALAN THATCHER and SEAN REUTHE   England’s Declan James will make his maiden appearance in a PSA World Series quarter-final round after his opponent, Egypt’s Fares Dessouky, retired [...]

November 16, 2017 News
Egypt seeded to reclaim Men’s World Team Championship title

Egypt seeded to reclaim Men’s World Team Championship title

France No.3 seeds on home soil By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent   Three-time champions Egypt are seeded to reclaim the Men’s WSF World Team Squash Championship title in France next month, according to the seedings and draw [...]

November 16, 2017 News
Au, that hurts as Ramy Ashour crashes out in Hong Kong

Au, that hurts as Ramy Ashour crashes out in Hong Kong

Little Leo rocks reigning champion Ramy as Declan James decks Saurav Ghosal By SEAN REUTHE   Tournament wildcard Leo Au caused one of the biggest ever shocks to have graced the Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Open after [...]

November 15, 2017 News
Mohamed ElShorbagy takes out local hero Max Lee in Hong Kong

Mohamed ElShorbagy takes out local hero Max Lee in Hong Kong

Mohamed Abouelghar takes out James Willstrop in straight games By SEAN REUTHE    World No.3 Mohamed ElShorbagy prevailed in an entertaining five-game affair with World No.28 Max Lee to send the local favourite out on day one of main draw [...]

November 14, 2017 News
Adrian Waller to make World Teams debut for England

Adrian Waller to make World Teams debut for England

England squad is Matthew, Willstrop, Selby and Waller By DONNA HELMER    National Coach David Campion has revealed the squad that will defend England’s title at the WSF Men’s World Team Championships in France from 27 November to 3 December. [...]

November 13, 2017 News
ElShorbagy overtakes Farag to top PSA Men’s World Series standings

ElShorbagy overtakes Farag to top PSA Men’s World Series standings

Nour El Tayeb leads women’s points table By SEAN REUTHE   World No.3 Mohamed ElShorbagy has leapfrogged fellow Egyptian Ali Farag to take the lead on the PSA Men’s World Series Standings courtesy of his triumph at the 2017 Qatar [...]

November 12, 2017 News
PSA to develop partnership with US Squash

PSA to develop partnership with US Squash

32 events in USA provide a quarter of PSA prize money By SEAN REUTHE    The Professional Squash Association (PSA) and US Squash have agreed to intensify their partnership in an effort to continue the significant growth of PSA tournaments [...]

November 12, 2017 Growing the game, News