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Tarek takes title but Dessouky is back with a bang

Tarek takes title but Dessouky is back with a bang

Mighty Momen the master in Mumbai  By ALAN THATCHER (Squash Mad Editor) and Sachika Irshwin Balvani (Squash Mad Correspondent in Mumbai) Tarek Momen halted Fares Dessouky’s comeback rampage to win the final of the CCI International in Mumbai. Momen took the the title, but throughout the tournament the main international talking point was the return [...]

January 14, 2019 Alan Thatcher News 0

Jan the man in Kent Open final

Jan the man in Kent Open final

Tunbridge Wells triumph for Belgian Brummie  By ALAN THATCHER – Squash Mad Editor Jan Van Den Herrewegen won the Colin Payne Kent Open after a punishing, pulsating final against top seed Rui Soares. The Birmingham-based Belgian won a massively entertaining five-setter 9-11, 11-9, 11-4, 9-11, 11-5 after 76 minutes of high-quality squash in front of [...]

January 13, 2019 Alan Thatcher News 0

Top seeds to contest Kent Open final

Top seeds to contest Kent Open final

Rui Soares wins Mexican stand-off as Leonel Cardenas shows massive potential By ALAN THATCHER – Squash Mad Editor Top seeds Rui Soares and Jan Van Den Herrewegen will contest the final of the Colin Payne Kent Open, sponsored by Select Gaming, after two contrasting semi-final encounters. Soares was made to battle hard by the tenacious [...]

January 12, 2019 Alan Thatcher News 0
World champion Mohamed ElShorbagy back to defend Canary Wharf title

World champion Mohamed ElShorbagy back to defend Canary Wharf title

Yorkshire youngster Sam Todd is awarded Canary Wharf wild card By SEAN REUTHE World No.1 Mohamed ElShorbagy will return to London’s stunning East Wintergarden between March 10-15 as he aims to defend his Citigold Wealth Management Canary Wharf Classic title. [...]

January 11, 2019 News
Colin Payne Kent Open: Nick hits the Wall after brutal week

Colin Payne Kent Open: Nick hits the Wall after brutal week

Top seeds coast through, with a tasty bagel for Soares By ALAN THATCHER – Squash Mad Editor Rising star Nick Wall is looking forward to a rest after completing the busiest week of his life. The Sheffield teenager bowed out [...]

January 11, 2019 News
Amanda Sobhy ‘back at full force’ as she plans for ToC

Amanda Sobhy ‘back at full force’ as she plans for ToC

‘Making my comeback after injury at Grand Central was an emotional rollercoaster’ By SEAN REUTHE  United States No.1 Amanda Sobhy will return to New York’s Grand Central Terminal next week as she competes for the J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions, [...]

January 10, 2019 Interviews, News
Marwan falls to Mango on Mumbai return

Marwan falls to Mango on Mumbai return

Home favourites Ghosal and Tandon to clash By SACHIKA IRSHWIN BALDANI – Squash Mad Correspondent in Mumbai India’s World No.66 Mahesh Mangaonkar caused a big upset in the second round of the CCI International PSA Silver tournament after he defeated [...]

January 9, 2019 News
Reigning champions Mohamed ElShorbagy and Raneem El Welily top seeds in Chicago Worlds

Reigning champions Mohamed ElShorbagy and Raneem El Welily top seeds in Chicago Worlds

Squash on track for first million-dollar tournament By SEAN REUTHE Reigning champions Mohamed ElShorbagy and Raneem El Welily will top the seedings for the 2018-19 PSA World Championships presented by the Walter Family when the sport’s first $1 million tournament [...]

January 9, 2019 News
Man on a mission Mango masters Masotti and meets Marwan in Mumbai

Man on a mission Mango masters Masotti and meets Marwan in Mumbai

Malhotra meets Willstrop in second round By NEHA JAIN – Squash Mad Correspondent in Mumbai India’s Mahesh Mangaonkar fought back from two games down to beat Baptiste Masotti of France in the first round of the CCI International in Mumbai. [...]

January 8, 2019 News
Simon Rösner ready to get back on track for ToC

Simon Rösner ready to get back on track for ToC

‘It was the greatest year of my life’ By SEAN REUTHE Germany’s World No.3 Simon Rösner will kick off the defence of his J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions title on Friday January 16 as he makes his first PSA Tour [...]

January 7, 2019 Interviews, News
Colin Payne Kent Open: All eyes on Nick Wall as he embarks on full-time pro career

Colin Payne Kent Open: All eyes on Nick Wall as he embarks on full-time pro career

Kent draw opens up as top seed Charlie Lee pulls out through illness  By ALAN THATCHER – Squash Mad Editor Top seed Charlie Lee was forced to withdraw at the weekend from this week’s Colin Payne Kent Open, sponsored by Select Gaming, [...]

January 7, 2019 News
Wall and Todd runners-up as Eissa wins lone title for England

Wall and Todd runners-up as Eissa wins lone title for England

Egypt lead the way as five nations share British Junior Open honours on thrilling finals day By GARETH EVANS – Squash Mad Correspondent in Birmingham Five nations shared the spoils at the 2019 Dunlop British Junior Open finals in Birmingham [...]

January 7, 2019 News
British title is icing on the cake for Eissa

British title is icing on the cake for Eissa

Warwickshire starlet wins sensational British Junior Open final By SAM FRANCE – Squash Mad Correspondent Warwickshire squash starlet Abd-Allah Eissa was left breathless after a sensational final saw him crowned British Junior Open Boys’ Under 13 champion at the University [...]

January 6, 2019 News
Nick Wall sets sights on British title in his final match as a junior

Nick Wall sets sights on British title in his final match as a junior

English trio go for glory in Dunlop British Junior Open By GARETH EVANS – Squash Mad Correspondent in Birmingham English trio Nick Wall, Sam Todd and Abd-Allah Eissa will be gunning for glory in the finals of the Dunlop British [...]

January 6, 2019 News
Five English players reach semi-finals in Dunlop British Junior Open

Five English players reach semi-finals in Dunlop British Junior Open

Torrie Malik topples Egyptian rival to reach Under-15 semi-finals By GARETH EVANS – Squash Mad Correspondent in Birmingham Day three of the Dunlop British Junior Open in Birmingham saw 40 juniors from nine nations seal semi-final berths with more than [...]

January 5, 2019 News