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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 today. It was a dominant display from [email protected], who maintained bragging rights over their opponents [...]

June 1, 2019 Alan Thatcher News 0

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 of the Allam British Open last week to rise above Peru’s Diego Elias (No.8) and [...]

June 1, 2019 Alan Thatcher News 0

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 of the prestigious Allam British Open final last week and, despite losing out to Egypt’s [...]

June 1, 2019 Alan Thatcher News 0
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
Miguel Rodriguez and Mohamed ElShorbagy to meet in British Open final repeat

Miguel Rodriguez and Mohamed ElShorbagy to meet in British Open final repeat

‘His mum and my mum are hanging out with each other in Alexandria right now’ By SEAN REUTHE in Hull The quarter-finals of the men’s 2019 Allam British Open will see Colombia’s World No.7 Miguel Rodriguez and Egypt’s World No.2 [...]

May 23, 2019 News
Nour El Tayeb fights back to beat Annie Au in British Open thriller

Nour El Tayeb fights back to beat Annie Au in British Open thriller

Nour saves two match balls before winning 13-11 in the fifth By SEAN REUTHE in Hull Egypt’s World No.3 Nour El Tayeb overturned two match balls to come through a gripping five-game battle with Hong Kong’s Annie Au at Hull’s [...]

May 22, 2019 News
Mate, I am in! Paul Coll is a big fan of new ROXs training system

Mate, I am in! Paul Coll is a big fan of new ROXs training system

Flashing units will increase your speed, footwork and reaction time By TONY GRIFFIN – Squash Mad Coaching Correspondent World No.6 Paul Coll is among a growing group of enthusiasts who are using the new ROXs training system. When I was [...]

May 22, 2019 Coaching and Development, Fun Stuff, News
Alan’s Blog: Bad vibrations over sex toy prize in Spain

Alan’s Blog: Bad vibrations over sex toy prize in Spain

Culprits resign after complaints of sexism By ALAN THATCHER – Squash Mad Editor Female squash players in Spain have complained bitterly after a sex toy was among the prizes on offer in a recent tournament. Competitors in the recent Asturias [...]

May 22, 2019 News
End of an era as Nicol David, Laura Massaro and Jenny Duncalf end careers at British Open

End of an era as Nicol David, Laura Massaro and Jenny Duncalf end careers at British Open

Hull of a way to say goodbye as three squash legends bow out with hugs and smiles By SEAN REUTHE in Hull An emotional second day of action at the 2019 Allam British Open saw three of squash’s most decorated [...]

May 21, 2019 News
Jenny Duncalf puts off retirement for another day

Jenny Duncalf puts off retirement for another day

‘I have a shocking record in Hull, but just wanted to put in a decent performance’   By SEAN REUTHE in Hull England’s former World No.2 Jenny Duncalf claimed her first victory at the prestigious Allam British Open since 2013 as [...]

May 21, 2019 News
Colombian cannonball Miguel Rodriguez fired up for British Open title defence

Colombian cannonball Miguel Rodriguez fired up for British Open title defence

‘Being in the history books is an amazing feeling after a lifetime of training and travelling’ Interview by SEAN REUTHE Ahead of next week’s Allam British Open, Colombia’s Miguel Rodriguez says that he is heading to Hull with the aim [...]

May 17, 2019 Interviews, News
Kiwi King is crowned in Manchester

Kiwi King is crowned in Manchester

‘She never gives up and I had to treat the third game like the first’ By ELLIE MAWSON in Manchester New Zealand’s World No.5 Joelle King reigned victorious at the National Squash Centre after she claimed a 3-0 victory over [...]

May 13, 2019 News