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WSF Ambassadors Cam Pilley and Low Wee Wern help Papua New Guinea gear up for The Games

WSF Ambassadors Cam Pilley and Low Wee Wern help Papua New Guinea gear up for The Games

World squash stars make friends on WSF promotional visit By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad WSF Correspondent The visit to Papua New Guinea by World Squash Federation Ambassadors Cameron Pilley and Low Wee Wern has boosted the Oceanian country’s bid for squash success in both the 2014 Commonwealth Games, which will take place in Scotland [...]

June 1, 2014 Guest Contributor Commonwealth Games, News, WSF 0

Fallows ecstatic after claiming maiden PSA title

Fallows ecstatic after claiming maiden PSA title

Winning British and European junior titles has been great but this tops everything say jubilant Richie By LEE HORTON – Squash Mad Chief Reporter TOP England junior Richie Fallows has won his first PSA world tour event…17 days before his 19th birthday. Richie, from East London, overcame world ranked number 53 Zahed Mohamed from Egypt [...]

May 31, 2014 Lee Horton News 0

Jaclyn Kemp stuns Alison Waters in BSPA final at Roehampton

Jaclyn Kemp stuns Alison Waters in BSPA final at Roehampton

Selby sinks Grant after Jaclyn’s joy at springing a shock in women’s final By PAUL LINDSAY – Squash Mad Reporter Jaclyn Kemp and Daryl Selby won the Reliable Networks BSPA Grand Prix Finals at Roehampton, with the now-retired Kemp overcoming world No.6 Alison Waters to win the women’s title. Jaclyn takes Grand Prix Title Jaclyn [...]

May 31, 2014 Guest Contributor News 0
Meet the Squash Mad Hero Of The Month May 2014: Henry Withrington

Meet the Squash Mad Hero Of The Month May 2014: Henry Withrington

When the going gets tough, court jester Henry gets going Meet Henry Withrington, Squash Mad’s Hero of the Month for May 2014! He becomes the first recipient of this new prize for an outstanding performance in the Danny Gamble Open [...]

May 29, 2014 Fun Stuff, Hero of the month, News
Vets have a blast in Barbados

Vets have a blast in Barbados

Festival of fun and squash as Masters show how to party By SATYA SESHADRI – Squash Mad Reporter ALMOST 100 players from different countries gathered for a weekend filled with squash and fun at The Barbados Squash Club. I had [...]

May 28, 2014 Fun Stuff, News
Chris Simpson’s joy at retaining Jersey title

Chris Simpson’s joy at retaining Jersey title

Channel Islander withstands Waller’s challenge in marathon final By Squash Mad  Reporter England’s Chris Simpson retained his Bedell Jersey Classic title on the Channel Island of Jersey – but the top-seeded Englishman prevailed in the longest winning match of his [...]

May 26, 2014 News
Sobhy seals Hong Kong success

Sobhy seals Hong Kong success

American No.1 overcomes veteran Rachael Grinham to claim major title By HOWARD HARDING – Squash Mad WSA Correspondent Young US squash star Amanda Sobhy picked up one of the biggest Tour titles of her brief career to date when she [...]

May 25, 2014 News
Ben Coleman takes Ipswich title

Ben Coleman takes Ipswich title

Jonathan Kemp announces his retirement after final at home club By ALEC LIVINGSTONE – Squash Mad Reporter Ben Coleman went one better then his runner-up spot in last year’s event when he comprehensively beat Scot Douglas Kempsell in the PSA [...]

May 25, 2014 News
Corren makes it title No.49 in Alice Springs

Corren makes it title No.49 in Alice Springs

Aussie stalwart shows his mettle with two trophies in a week By KIM SCHRAMM – Squash Mad Australia correspondent An outback adventure to the Northern Territory has been most rewarding for Mike Corren. Despite his body feeling worse for wear, after [...]

May 20, 2014 News
Imperious Gaultier too hot for below-par Matthew

Imperious Gaultier too hot for below-par Matthew

French ace steam-rollers Nick to secure second British Open crown By LEE HORTON – Squash Mad Chief Reporter French World No.1 Gregory Gaultier took just 45 minutes to put world champion Nick Matthew to the sword as he claimed the [...]

May 18, 2014 News
Queen Nicol makes it British Open title number five

Queen Nicol makes it British Open title number five

Laura Massaro relinquishes her crown to Malaysia ace World number one Nicol David regained her Allam British Open title today to become a five-time champion as she defeated holder England’s Laura Massaro in a pulsating final at the Hull Sports [...]

May 18, 2014 News
Lion-hearted Nick Matthew roars past Mohamed Elshorbagy in British Open classic

Lion-hearted Nick Matthew roars past Mohamed Elshorbagy in British Open classic

England’s world champion wins marathon and now meets old foe Gregory Gaultier in Hull final Nick Matthew roared like a British lion as he pushed his body to the limit to reach the final of the British Open in Hull. [...]

May 17, 2014 News
Cassie’s Corner:  Great to see the British Open back on big stage

Cassie’s Corner: Great to see the British Open back on big stage

Hull lot of wonderful memories of the world’s greatest tournament  Ever since I was a junior I have loved the British Open. It started when I went to watch it at the Wembley Conference Centre in the years of domination [...]

May 17, 2014 Cassie's Column, Comment, News
Hold tight for Massaro v David (Part 2)

Hold tight for Massaro v David (Part 2)

Laura and Nicol set up repeat of last year’s final shoot-out By SCARLETT SMITH – Squash Mad Chief Reporter Laura Massaro and Nicol David will face off in the Allam British Open final in a repeat of last year’s showdown. [...]

May 17, 2014 News
Laura: Why weren’t we told about new ‘Lets’ rule?

Laura: Why weren’t we told about new ‘Lets’ rule?

Massaro backs changes but questions why players were not prepared in advance By LEE HORTON – Squash Mad Chief Reporter Laura Massaro has admitted she was caught out by the changes in how referees view ‘Lets’ which have been used [...]

May 17, 2014 News