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British Under-23s at Roehampton: Day One

British Under-23s at Roehampton: Day One

Malik sinks Sockett as Singh is pushed by 16-year-old Khalil By PAUL LINDSAY – Squash Mad Correspondent There were lots of closely fought battles throughout the day’s play in both draws on day one of the Prince British Under-23 Open at Roehampton Club. Abhay Singh was forced to work extremely hard for a 3-0 victory [...]

January 26, 2020 Guest Contributor News 0

SEA 25th anniversary dinner raises $3.2m for urban squash

SEA 25th anniversary dinner raises $3.2m for urban squash

‘Squash gave me the tools to pick and choose my way to exist in the world at large’ says StreetSquash graduate Rakey By ALAN THATCHER – Squash Mad Editor The growth of America’s urban squash network, and its ability to generate phenomenal fund-raising opportunities, was celebrated in majestic style when 1,200 guests gathered in the Grand [...]

January 26, 2020 Alan Thatcher Growing the game, News 0

Top four seeds power into Weymuller semi-finals

Top four seeds power into Weymuller semi-finals

Underdogs bow out as stars shine in Brooklyn By LINDA ELRIANI – Squash Mad Correspondent The top four seeds, Nouran Gohar, Nour El Tayeb, Camille Serme and Joelle King, won through to the semi-finals of the Carol Weymuller Open at Heights Casino in Brooklyn. Number one seed Nouran Gohar ended the superb run of world [...]

January 26, 2020 Guest Contributor News 0
Heights and Lows of squash as Wee Wern sinks Sobhy in Weymuller battle

Heights and Lows of squash as Wee Wern sinks Sobhy in Weymuller battle

Wee Wern wins it 13-11 in the fifth as King gets a fat lip By LINDA ELRIANI – Squash Mad Correspondent Malaysia’s resurgent Low Wee Wern is sure to continue her rise back up the rankings after beating American star [...]

January 25, 2020 News
Weymuller Open: Sheffield move pays off for Donna Lobban

Weymuller Open: Sheffield move pays off for Donna Lobban

Aussie beats Alison Waters to set up clash with top seed Nouran Gohar By MATT COLES and ALAN THATCHER Australia’s Donna Lobban revealed the benefits of her move to Sheffield as she overcame England’s vastly experienced Alison Waters in the [...]

January 24, 2020 News
Shocks in Weymuller Open first round

Shocks in Weymuller Open first round

Lobban and Mohamed upset seedings in Brooklyn By MATT COLES – Squash Mad Correspondent Australia’s Donna Lobban and Egypt’s Farida Mohamed upset the seedings to beat Belgium’s Nele Gilis and South African Alexandra Fuller to reach the second round of [...]

January 23, 2020 News
Raneem El Welily and Ali Farag headline Windy City Open draws

Raneem El Welily and Ali Farag headline Windy City Open draws

Raneem aims for a fourth Chicago title By MATT COLES – Squash Mad Correspondent Egyptian World No.1s Raneem El Welily and Ali Farag will top their respective draws at The Windy City Open presented by the Walter Family in Chicago, [...]

January 22, 2020 News
Diego Elias and Marwan ElShorbagy seeded to meet in Motor City Open Final

Diego Elias and Marwan ElShorbagy seeded to meet in Motor City Open Final

Quality draw in Detroit By MATT COLES – Squash Mad Correspondent Peru’s World No.6 Diego Elias and Egypt’s World No.8 Marwan ElShorbagy are seeded to meet in the final of the Motor City Open when the tournament takes place in [...]

January 22, 2020 News
Mohamed ElShorbagy and Camille Serme clinch places at PSA World Tour Finals

Mohamed ElShorbagy and Camille Serme clinch places at PSA World Tour Finals

Grand Central champs on track for Egypt finals    By MATT COLES – Squash Mad Correspondent After taking the spoils at the J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions in New York City, both Camille Serme and Mohamed ElShorbagy have booked their [...]

January 20, 2020 News
Camille Serme and Mohamed ElShorbagy take ToC titles

Camille Serme and Mohamed ElShorbagy take ToC titles

Mo back at No.1 as Camille beats Egypt 5-0 By SEAN REUTHE – Squash Mad Correspondent Egypt’s Mohamed ElShorbagy and France’s Camille Serme lifted the 2020 J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions titles as they overcame World Champions Tarek Momen and [...]

January 18, 2020 News
Mohamed ElShorbagy one match away from regaining world No.1 spot after reaching ToC final

Mohamed ElShorbagy one match away from regaining world No.1 spot after reaching ToC final

Two grand finals ready to roll at Grand Central By SEAN REUTHE – Squash Mad Correspondent Egypt’s Mohamed ElShorbagy will reclaim the World No.1 spot from current incumbent Ali Farag if he can overcome World Champion Tarek Momen tonight at [...]

January 17, 2020 News
End of the line for Brits as Perry and Makin bow out at Grand Central

End of the line for Brits as Perry and Makin bow out at Grand Central

Brutal Mo hunts number one spot By SEAN REUTHE – Squash Mad Correspondent World Champion Nour El Sherbini put on a masterclass of attacking squash earlier today at New York’s Grand Central Terminal to end a three-match losing streak against [...]

January 16, 2020 News
Serme Ends Losing Streak to Send World No.1 El Welily Out of J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions

Serme Ends Losing Streak to Send World No.1 El Welily Out of J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions

‘It’s funny because today I was the challenger and she had the pressure’ By SEAN REUTHE – PSA World Tour France’s World No.5 Camille Serme ended a seven-match losing streak against World No.1 Raneem El Welily earlier today at New [...]

January 15, 2020 News
Makin Beats Willstrop to Reach First J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions Quarter-Final

Makin Beats Willstrop to Reach First J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions Quarter-Final

Makin makes further statement with win over Willstrop By SEAN REUTHE – PSA World Tour World No.12 Joel Makin has become the first Welsh player since David Evans in 2002 to reach the quarter-finals of the prestigious J.P. Morgan Tournament [...]

January 14, 2020 News
Asal Halts Gaultier to Reach J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions Quarter-Finals

Asal Halts Gaultier to Reach J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions Quarter-Finals

‘Gaultier is such a legend, and I can’t describe the feeling of sharing a court with him’ By SEAN REUTHE – PSA World Tour 18-year-old Egyptian Mostafa Asal is into his first ever PSA World Tour Platinum quarter-final after he [...]

January 13, 2020 News