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Twenty months on top for Nour El Sherbini

Twenty months on top for Nour El Sherbini

Tesni Evans climbs to 14 in the world By SEAN REUTHE   Egyptian World Champion Nour El Sherbini has recorded a 20th successive month at World No.1 after the PSA Women’s World Rankings were released today (December 1). The 22-year-old from Alexandria, who will kick-start her efforts to win a third consecutive World Championship title [...]

December 1, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

Mohamed ElShorbagy back to world number two

Mohamed ElShorbagy back to world number two

Paul Coll  hits career-high place at eight in the world  By SEAN REUTHE   A sparkling run of form which has seen him claim three PSA World Tour titles in a row has elevated Egypt’s Mohamed ElShorbagy up to World No.2 after the release of the PSA Men’s World Rankings today (December 1). The Bristol-based [...]

December 1, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

Nick Matthew fights back to carry England through to World Teams quarter-finals

Nick Matthew fights back to carry England through to World Teams quarter-finals

England and Scotland into last eight at World Teams By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent   England star Nick Matthew fought back from the brink of defeat and Scotland stunned Malaysia on a day of drama in the round of 16 at the WSF Men’s World Team Squash Championship in Marseille. The event’s top [...]

December 1, 2017 Howard Harding News 0
World Teams: Top seeds ease into last 16

World Teams: Top seeds ease into last 16

Wales and Spain join the big guns in Marseille   By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent   The views of the seedings committee of the WSF Men’s World Team Squash Championship were fully endorsed when the top 16 seeds [...]

November 30, 2017 News
Marseille magic as Malaysia stun India

Marseille magic as Malaysia stun India

England foil Finland as Wales and Scotland make Aussies and Germany work hard for wins By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent   Malaysia produced the first upset in the WSF Men’s World Team Squash Championship by beating Asian [...]

November 29, 2017 News
Laura Massaro: The Warrior hits the screens

Laura Massaro: The Warrior hits the screens

‘I hope this film inspires up and coming players’ By DONNA HELMER   A film charting the journey of Laura Massaro to World No.1 debuted in Manchester last night. England Squash, the national governing body held an exclusive screening of [...]

November 28, 2017 News
Top seeds cruise through in World Teams

Top seeds cruise through in World Teams

Favourites Egypt ease past fallen giants Pakistan By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent   The top eight seeded nations sailed through their opening encounters on day one of the WSF Men’s World Team Squash Championship in Marseille, all [...]

November 28, 2017 News
20 Fun Facts about the Men’s World Team Champs

20 Fun Facts about the Men’s World Team Champs

50 years of fun facts By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad International Correspondent   The WSF Men’s World Team Championship kicks off today in Marseille. Here are 20 facts you might not know about the MWT tournament, compiled by stats [...]

November 27, 2017 Fun Stuff, News
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 [...]

November 25, 2017 News
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 [...]

November 25, 2017 News
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 [...]

November 24, 2017 News
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