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Ramy Ashour ready for Hong Kong return

Ramy Ashour ready for Hong Kong return

Ramy needs PSA points but he says ‘Fitness is my priority’ By ELLIE MAWSON and MIKE HEGARTY   Three-time World Champion Ramy Ashour is hoping to make his first PSA World Series appearance of the 2017-18 season at this month’s Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Open as the Egyptian maverick targets a [...]

November 6, 2017 Mike Hegarty News 0

Mohamed ElShorbagy claims third Qatar Classic crown

Mohamed ElShorbagy claims third Qatar Classic crown

Mo takes the hard road to win in Doha By NATHAN CLARKE in Doha   Egypt’s Mohamed ElShorbagy won the Qatar Classic for the third time in his career courtesy of a 3-1 win over compatriot and surprise 2017 finalist Tarek Momen inside Doha’s Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex earlier today. Competing in his [...]

November 4, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

Mohamed ElShorbagy meets Tarek Momen in Qatar final

Mohamed ElShorbagy meets Tarek Momen in Qatar final

All-Egyptian final as top seed Gaultier falls in straight games  By NATHAN CLARKE   World No.3 Mohamed ElShorbagy will appear in the final of the Qatar Classic for a fourth consecutive year – where he will be aiming to win the title for a third time – after he defeated World No.1 Gregory Gaultier in the [...]

November 3, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0
Rösner reaches maiden World Series semis spot as ElShorbagy wins thriller with Farag

Rösner reaches maiden World Series semis spot as ElShorbagy wins thriller with Farag

“We are going to push each other for the rest of our careers” says ElShorbagy By NATHAN CLARKE  in Doha    Germany’s Simon Rösner will compete in the semi-finals of a major PSA World Series tournament for the first time [...]

November 2, 2017 News
Corby MP calls for Parliamentary Debate about Squash Accessibility and Benefits

Corby MP calls for Parliamentary Debate about Squash Accessibility and Benefits

Corby MP calls for Parliamentary Debate about Squash Accessibility and Benefits By JAMES ROBERTS – Squash Mad Reporter   Last Thursday in the House of Commons, Tom Pursglove, MP for Corby and East Northamptonshire, successfully raised the issues of the [...]

November 1, 2017 Growing the game, News
Farag Reaches Top Four in Men’s November Rankings

Farag Reaches Top Four in Men’s November Rankings

Farag Reaches Top Four in Men’s November Rankings By SEAN REUTHE – PSA World Tour   Egypt’s Ali Farag has moved into the world’s top four for the first time in his career after the PSA Men’s World Rankings were [...]

November 1, 2017 News
El Tayeb Returns to Top 10 in Women’s November Rankings

El Tayeb Returns to Top 10 in Women’s November Rankings

El Tayeb Returns to Top 10 in Women’s November Rankings By SEAN REUTHE – PSA World Tour   Nour El Tayeb’s maiden PSA World Series title at last month’s U.S. Open Presented by Macquarie Investment Management has seen the Egyptian return [...]

November 1, 2017 News
Huge win as Simon Rösner beats world champion Karim Abdel Gawad in Qatar

Huge win as Simon Rösner beats world champion Karim Abdel Gawad in Qatar

Matthew beats Mathieu; now for Momen By NATHAN CLARKE in Doha   Squash world champion and 2016 title winner Karim Abdel Gawad crashed out of the 2017 Qatar Classic after suffering a surprise second round defeat at the hands of [...]

November 1, 2017 News
Close call for Nick Matthew in Qatar

Close call for Nick Matthew in Qatar

Five-game battle with improving German Raphael Kandra By NATHAN CLARKE in Doha   Three-time World Champion Nick Matthew was forced to call upon all his experience to avoid a shock defeat against German qualifier Raphael Kandra in the first round [...]

October 30, 2017 News
Diego Elias takes out James Willstrop as Saurav Ghosal sinks Daryl Selby

Diego Elias takes out James Willstrop as Saurav Ghosal sinks Daryl Selby

Giant-killers to clash in Qatar By NATHAN CLARKE in Doha   Peru’s Diego Elias continued his fine start to the 2017/18 PSA World Tour season with an against-the-seedings first round victory over former World No.1 James Willstrop at the 2017 [...]

October 30, 2017 News
Lucy Turmel retains British Junior title

Lucy Turmel retains British Junior title

Hutton so close in repeat of last year’s final By DONNA HELMER   Lucy Turmel spearheaded a dramatic comeback to retain her GU19 British Junior Championship title in a tough encounter with No.2 seed Sussex’s Jasmine Hutton, a repeat of [...]

October 30, 2017 News
British Juniors: High quality in boys’ finals

British Juniors: High quality in boys’ finals

Anderson takes out top seed for first title By DONNA HELMER   Warwickshire’s Lewis Anderson admits he had to muster every ounce of concentration as he powered through an enthralling five-game thriller to secure his maiden title at the Dunlop [...]

October 30, 2017 News
Karim Gawad glad to be back at scene of Qatar triumph

Karim Gawad glad to be back at scene of Qatar triumph

Gawad keen to get back on track By SEAN REUTHE    World Champion Karim Abdel Gawad says that he aiming to come back stronger after a mixed start to the 2017/18 season when he returns to the Khalifa International Tennis [...]

October 27, 2017 News
Birmingham take the Honours in a University Double First

Birmingham take the Honours in a University Double First

Birmingham take the Honours in a University Double First By JAMES ROBERTS – Squash Mad Reporter   There was a double first in last night’s ‘Battle of the Midlands Universities’ clash in the Premier Squash league held at the brand [...]

October 25, 2017 News
Hat-trick for Nour El Sherbini as she wins Weymuller final at Heights Casino

Hat-trick for Nour El Sherbini as she wins Weymuller final at Heights Casino

  Nour shows why she is world champion with a quality display By LINDA ELRIANI at Heights Casino   Today was the final day of our 2017 Carol Weymuller Open. It’s been a tremendous week of squash and the PSA players [...]

October 24, 2017 News