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2016 – 2018 Archive

El Gouna International

El Gouna International

The eighth edition of the El Gouna International continues in Egypt's premier Red Sea resort ... Day SIX under way ...

Euro U19 Champs Prague

Euro U19 Champs Prague

Top seeds England beat Switzerlan to claim a tenth team tile in a row in in Prague ...

Irish Open 2019

Irish Open 2019

Men & Women PSA $18k Dublin ...

Johannesburg Open 2019

Johannesburg Open 2019

Men & Women PSA $5k, Parkview Centre ...

British Open Draws Released

British Open Draws Released

The Draws for next month's Allam British Open in Hull have been released ...

Developing successful juniors with David Pearson

Developing successful juniors with David Pearson

David Pearson talks about his experiences of working with junior players and explains his philosophy around creating world-class players from a young age ...

World Tour Finals for Cairo

World Tour Finals for Cairo

The prestigious PSA World Tour Finals will be held in Egypt for the first time in June ...

DPD Open : FINALS

DPD Open : FINALS

Top seeds Raneem El Welily and Ali Farag were crowned DPD Open Champions at the DPD Hub in Eindhoven ...

Macau Open : Annie & Diego triumph

Macau Open : Annie & Diego triumph

Top seeds Annie Au and Diego Elias are the 2019 Macau Open Champions ...

Richmond Open : Sedky retains

Richmond Open : Sedky retains

Defending Champion Reeham Sedky beats top seed Olivia Fiechter in all-American final in Virginia ...

Serena Pakistan : ElSherbini wins

Serena Pakistan : ElSherbini wins

Mohamed ElSherbini beats home favourite Farhan Mehboob in the final in Islamabad ...

Bermuda Legends

Bermuda Legends

Eight legends of the game go head to head in Bermuda ...

A day in Women’s squash, by Peter Häcki

A day in Women’s squash, by Peter Häcki

Swiss Peter Häcki shares with you his day working with top girls Nele Gilis, Joelle King, Camille Serme and Nour El Tayeb ...

CIB March Update

CIB March Update

It's been a good March for the CIB sponsored players - find out how they all did ...

Scottish Squash Open FINALS

Scottish Squash Open FINALS

Lucy Turmel and Edmon Lopez are the first Scottish Open champions for 19 years after victories over Melissa Alves and Patrick Rooney in Edinburgh ...

Rochester ProAm : Cardenas wins

Rochester ProAm : Cardenas wins

Leonel Cardenas collected his fifth PSA title in an all-Mexican final ...

SRAM #1 : Yiwen and Kamal triumph

SRAM #1 : Yiwen and Kamal triumph

The Malaysian Tour resumes for 2019 ...

Euro Teams Division Three Lisbon

Euro Teams Division Three Lisbon

Poland's men and Russia's women take the titles but Austria promoted in both as runners-up ...

Racquet Club Pro : Siva shines in St Louis

Racquet Club Pro : Siva shines in St Louis

Malaysia's Sivasangari Subramaniam beats top seed Nada Abbas in the final in St Louis ...

CAS International Finals

CAS International Finals

Mostafa Asal and Farida Mohamed claim an Egyptian double in Islamabad ...

Open de Nantes 2018 – Watch the “after-movie”….

Open de Nantes 2018 – Watch the “after-movie”….

Relive the enchanting/enchanted moments of the Open de Nantes 2018 and book the dates for the 2019 edtion: 10th to 14th September...

WSF Ambassadors head for Kenya

WSF Ambassadors head for Kenya

Nicol David will join Camille Serme and Borja Golan for the 2019 WSF Ambassador Programme visit to Kenya ...

Nail that deep backhand corner !

Nail that deep backhand corner !

Learn to hit the ball more effectively out of the backhand back corner with the help of Jesse Engelbrecht in this week's brand new playlist!

PSL Round TEN

PSL Round TEN

WarKens seal top spot, Pontefract squeeze into semis, RAC set St George's a target ...

April Rankings : Coll and Ghosal climb, Sherbini closes gap

April Rankings : Coll and Ghosal climb, Sherbini closes gap

New Zealand’s Paul Coll and India’s Saurav Ghosal have both risen to career-high rankings while Nour El Sherbini has closed the gap on Raneem El Welily ...

That Day a Saudi Junior won an International Title…

That Day a Saudi Junior won an International Title…

First time ever victory for a little boy from Saudi in an International Junior Event...

Grasshopper Cup : ElShorbagy wins

Grasshopper Cup : ElShorbagy wins

Mohamed ElShorbagy beats Tarek Momen in all-Egyptian final ...

Elanora Open : 5 up for Idrakie

Elanora Open : 5 up for Idrakie

Top seed Addeen Idrakie collects a fifth PSA title in Sydney ...

Northern Open : Courtice claims it

Northern Open : Courtice claims it

Top seed and home favourite Julianne Courtice beats Rachael Chadwick in all-English final in Manchester ...

Texas Open : Sobhy retains the title

Texas Open : Sobhy retains the title

Amanda Sobhy beats Victoria Lust to retain the Texas Open title in Dallas ...

US Nationals : it’s Olivia and Todd

US Nationals : it’s Olivia and Todd

Olivia Blatchford Clyne and Todd Harrity are the 2019 US National Champions ...

Granite Open : Cornett claims the title

Granite Open : Cornett claims the title

Top seed and home favourite Sam Cornett takes the title without dropping a game ...

British Universities Squash Finals

British Universities Squash Finals

It's BUCS "Big Wednesday" in Nottingham - watch the women's and men's squash team finals ...

Squash Podcasts

Squash Podcasts

Podcasts seem to be all the rage and there's a fair collection of squash ones to enjoy ...

Lest we forget : Andy Bunting

Lest we forget : Andy Bunting

Sad news of the passing of Andy Bunting, one of squash's good guys ...

El Gouna Draws

El Gouna Draws

The Draws have been revealed for April's El Gouna International PSA Platinum event ...

Swedish Open : Bartley & Aijanen Champions

Swedish Open : Bartley & Aijanen Champions

Kace Bartley and Miko Aijanen claim unexpected titles in Skelleftea ...

Crawford Boston Open : Masotti takes it

Crawford Boston Open : Masotti takes it

Baptiste Masotti beats Campbell Grayson in the final at Boston Tennis & Racquet Club ...

Lethbridge Pro-Am : It’s ElSherbini

Lethbridge Pro-Am : It’s ElSherbini

ElSherbini wins all-Egyptian final in Lethbridge ...

PSL Round NINE : WarKens, St Georges & RAC seal semi spots

PSL Round NINE : WarKens, St Georges & RAC seal semi spots

Three teams are through to the PSL semi-finals with one round still to play ... who needs to do what in Round Ten ???

DPD Open Draws

DPD Open Draws

The draws have been released for next month's DPD Open in Eindhoven, PSA GOLD events with stellar fields ...

SquashSkills : the Learning Journey

SquashSkills : the Learning Journey

Hadrian Stiff takes us through the process of making changes to your game before, rather than during, a match ...

Saving Private Squash: fighting to keep a club alive in Essendon

Saving Private Squash: fighting to keep a club alive in Essendon

Australia: When a lady tries to save a Squash Club in Essendon... Listen to the podcast...

New Star in CIB Squash Team

New Star in CIB Squash Team

World #12 Salma Hany is the latest addition to the CIB Squash Team ...

Scottish Squash Open Previews

Scottish Squash Open Previews

Interviews with Alison Thomson and Chris Leiper ahead of next month's Scottish Squash Open ...

Subbotnik Open Final : It’s Olli

Subbotnik Open Final : It’s Olli

Second Seed Olli Tuominen overcomes unseeded Farkas Balasz in the final in Moscow ...

Welsh Nationals : Evans and Creed triumph

Welsh Nationals : Evans and Creed triumph

Top seeds Tesni Evans and Peter Creed are the 2019 Welsh National Champions ...

Manitoba Open Final : Sherbini wins

Manitoba Open Final : Sherbini wins

Elsherbini wins an all-Egyptian final with an unfortunate ending in Winnipeg ...

Queen City Open : Redky wins all-US final

Queen City Open : Redky wins all-US final

Reeham Sedky beats Sabrina Sobhy in all-US final in Regina ...

Annecy Open Final : 7 Up for Milou

Annecy Open Final : 7 Up for Milou

Top seed Milou van der Heijden survives another five-setter to take the title in France ...

Welily wins Black Ball thriller

Welily wins Black Ball thriller

Raneem El Welily beats Nour El Sherbini in a five game thriller in the Black Ball Squash Open Final ...

Coll claims Canary Wharf Classic title

Coll claims Canary Wharf Classic title

Paul Coll beat Tarek Momen in straight games to become the new Canary Wharf Classic champion ...

Euro Teams head for Birmingham

Euro Teams head for Birmingham

This year's European Team Champs will be held at Brimingham's Edgbaston Priory Club from 1st to 4th May ...

Czech Nationals 2019

Czech Nationals 2019

Olga Kolářová and Daniel Mekbib and the 2019 Czech National Champions ...

Women’s Squash Week : Olivia delivers

Women’s Squash Week : Olivia delivers

Olivia Blatchford Clyne beats Nada Abbas in the final in Calgary ...

English Junior Champs : Finals

English Junior Champs : Finals

Ten English Junior Champions crowned in Hull ...

Perrier Cup : Lau lifts the Cup in Kowloon

Perrier Cup : Lau lifts the Cup in Kowloon

Third seed Tsz Kwan Lau collects the cup at Kowloon Cricket Club ...

Bermuda Open : Stefanoni and Sachvie succeed

Bermuda Open : Stefanoni and Sachvie succeed

Nick Sachvie and Marina Stefanoni claim the titles in Bermuda ...

PSL Round EIGHT

PSL Round EIGHT

St George's go top as the Lions roar into second in Round Eight of Ten ...

Canada Cup : Elias wins marathon final

Canada Cup : Elias wins marathon final

Diego Elias beats top seed Paul Coll in marathon five game final in Toronto ...

Willstrop looking forward to BO3 at Canary Wharf

Willstrop looking forward to BO3 at Canary Wharf

Four-time Champion James Willstrop is a fan of Canary Wharf, and of the best of three trial ...

Men’s World Teams heads to New Zealand for 2021

Men’s World Teams heads to New Zealand for 2021

The 2021 WSF Men's World Teams will be held in Tauranga, New Zealand ...

SquashSkills : Forehand technique with Jethro

SquashSkills : Forehand technique with Jethro

In this week's brand new series we get back on court with legendary amateur player Paul Miles to take a close look a the biomechanics of the forehand swing ...

Women’s Worlds heads for the Pyramids

Women’s Worlds heads for the Pyramids

2019-2020 PSA Women’s World Championship to take place in front of Great Pyramid of Giza ...

Fallows Fancies Canary Wharf wildcard spot

Fallows Fancies Canary Wharf wildcard spot

Richie Fallows will play Josh Masters for the 2020 Canary Wharf Wildcard spot ... plus 11 Points with Richie

World Champs FINALS

World Champs FINALS

Nour El Sherbini and Ali Farag are the 2018/19 PSA World Champions !!!

Scottish Nationals 2019

Scottish Nationals 2019

Alan Clyne and Lisa Aitken are the 2019 Scottish National Champions ...

Hampshire Open : Rui Reigns

Hampshire Open : Rui Reigns

Top seed Rui Soares takes the title in Eastleigh ...

Mar 2019 World Rankings : Farag at #1

Mar 2019 World Rankings : Farag at #1

Ali Farag takes over as Men's #1 as Egypt claim a 1-2-3 in the Women's World Rankings ...

Mount Royal University Final

Mount Royal University Final

Top seed Jesus Camacho claims the title in Calgary ...

Guilfoyle Classic : Baillargeon brings it home

Guilfoyle Classic : Baillargeon brings it home

David Baillargeon beats Jaymie Haycocks to be come the first home winner at Toronto Cricket Club ...

Squash DOESN’T go GOLD

Squash DOESN’T go GOLD

WSF & PSA greatly disapointed by Paris 2024 proposed list of new sports for the Olympics ...

Women’s Black Ball Draw

Women’s Black Ball Draw

The draw for March's Women's Black Ball Squash Open in Cairo is out, with Raneem El Welily and Nour El Sherbini predicted to do battle in the final ...

World Champions look to Chicago

World Champions look to Chicago

Raneem El Welily, Nour El Sherbini and Laura Massaro all know what it feels like to be crowned World Champion …

CIB Update : Great start to the year for CIB Team

CIB Update : Great start to the year for CIB Team

A little catch up with what the CIB SquashTeam has been up to in the first six weeks of the year ...

SquashSkills : Introducing Paul Coll

SquashSkills : Introducing Paul Coll

More than a machine, a feature documentary focusing on Paul's physical and mental strength ...

Nicol David to retire at end of Season

Nicol David to retire at end of Season

Datuk Nicol David has announced that she will retire from professional squash at the end of this season : Nicol's statement, career review, press alerts ...

European Nationals

European Nationals

More Nationals Champions crowned this weekend in France, Belgium, Finland ...

E.M. Noll Classic Finals

E.M. Noll Classic Finals

Youssef Ibrahim and Sabrina Sobhy claim the titles in Philadelphia ...

Interactive Front Wall for Chicago

Interactive Front Wall for Chicago

A fully interactive front wall will be used for the PSA World Championships in Chicago's Union Station later this month ...

British Nationals Finals

British Nationals Finals

It's two in a row for Tesni and a third for James after an 11 year wait ...

Egyptian Nationals Finals

Egyptian Nationals Finals

Nour El Tayeb and Ali Farag make it a family double in Cairo ...

Falcon Cup Final

Falcon Cup Final

A third PSA title in a row in Minsk for Hungary's Farkas Balasz ,,,

Atlanta Open Final

Atlanta Open Final

Henry Leung wins an all-Hong Kong final in Atlanta ...

British Nationals Masters

British Nationals Masters

A host of National Masters Champions were crowned in Nottingham as the British National Masters concluded ...

Bourbon Trail #3 Final

Bourbon Trail #3 Final

Top seed Aditya Jagtap claims the title in Louisville ...

British Nationals Semis

British Nationals Semis

Whitlock and Evans despatch top seeds as Willstrop and Selby set up final showdown ...

British Nationals Quarters

British Nationals Quarters

Tesni Evans and Greg Lobban join English trios in the semis in Nottingham ...

British Nationals Round One

British Nationals Round One

Round One of the AJ Bell British Nationals in Nottingham - no big surprises as the quarter-finalists are decided ...

British Nationals Qualifying

British Nationals Qualifying

Qualifying complete after two final rounds of qualifying at Nottingham's The Park Club ...

Ramy out of Worlds

Ramy out of Worlds

Three time champion Ramy Ashour has withdrawn fom the Chicago World Champs ...

Squash Jobs

Squash Jobs

Latest Squash Jobs : Coach required to join East Coast Squash Academy team in Australia ...

European Nationals : Finals Day

European Nationals : Finals Day

2019 National Champions crowned in Holland, Germany, Ireland, Spain , Austria, Luxembourg ...

Pittsburgh Open Final

Pittsburgh Open Final

France's Gregoire Marche beats Zahed Salem in five to claim his biggest PSA title to date ...

Nationals Interviews: Tesni , Declan, Laura, Daryl, James

Nationals Interviews: Tesni , Declan, Laura, Daryl, James

Interviews with some of the top contenders ahead of the 2019 British Nationals ...

Cincinnati Cup Final

Cincinnati Cup Final

Top seeds Lust and Hammamy win contrasting semi-finals in Cincinatti ...

Bankers Hall Club Pro Am Final

Bankers Hall Club Pro Am Final

Leonal Cardenas claims his fourth and biggest PSA title in Calgary ..

Carter Classic Final

Carter Classic Final

Top seed Masotti claims the title at Toronto Cricket Club ...

ElShorbagy excited for World Title defence in Chicago

ElShorbagy excited for World Title defence in Chicago

Egypt’s World #1 Mohamed ElShorbagy is gearing up to defend his World Title in Chicago later this month ...

PSL Round SEVEN

PSL Round SEVEN

WarKens and RAC stay top as the playoffs approach ...

British Nationals DRAWS

British Nationals DRAWS

The British Nationals Draws predict James Willstrop v Daryl Selby and Sarah-Jane Perry v Laura Massaro finals in Nottingham next week ...

Cleveland Classic : It’s top seed Tayeb

Cleveland Classic : It’s top seed Tayeb

Top seed Nour El Tayeb beats Tesni Evans in the Cleveland Classic final ...

Edinburgh SC Open Finals

Edinburgh SC Open Finals

Paul Coll and Hania El Hammamy are the 2019 ESC Open Champions ...

Finnish Open : Aijanen takes home title

Finnish Open : Aijanen takes home title

Miko Aijanen keeps home hopes alive in Mikkeli ...

Motor City Open : It’s Abouelghar in five

Motor City Open : It’s Abouelghar in five

Mohamed Abouelghar beats Diego Elias in a see-saw final in Detroit ...

Seattle Open : It’s all Tandon in the final

Seattle Open : It’s all Tandon in the final

Ramit Tandon beats Mohamed Elsherbini in the Seattle final ...

Odense Open : Aubert denies home win in marathon final

Odense Open : Aubert denies home win in marathon final

Local hero Moller bows out in the semis as the top seeds advance ...

Canary Wharf Draw

Canary Wharf Draw

The draw for the 2019 Citigold Canary Wharf Squash Classic is out ...

Feb 2019 Rankings : Coll and King rise

Feb 2019 Rankings : Coll and King rise

Kiwis Paul Coll and Joelle King have reached new highs in the February World Rankings ...

British Nationals : Men’s Entries

British Nationals : Men’s Entries

James Willstrop heads qualify men's draw for Nottingham ...

British Nationals : Women’s Entries

British Nationals : Women’s Entries

Four Former Women's Champions aiming for more Nationals Glory in Nottingham ..

World Tour Finals Update

World Tour Finals Update

Egypt’s Nour El Sherbini has booked her place at the season-ending PSA World Tour Finals ...

Egyptian Squash : A Sports’ Success Story

Egyptian Squash : A Sports’ Success Story

Omar Elborolossy explains Egypt's success to the WSF Coaching Conference ...

British U23 Open : English double for Sam and Jazz

British U23 Open : English double for Sam and Jazz

Sam Todd and Jasmine Hutton upset the seedings to win the titles in Roehampton ...

Bourbon Trail #2 : Jagtap takes the title in Chattanooga

Bourbon Trail #2 : Jagtap takes the title in Chattanooga

The second edition of the new Bourbon Trail series returns to Chattanooga ...

Delaware Open : Aitken wins her biggest yet

Delaware Open : Aitken wins her biggest yet

Lisa Aitken comes from two games down to win the title in Wilmington ...

Tournament of Champions 2019 : It’s Farag and Sherbini

Tournament of Champions 2019 : It’s Farag and Sherbini

Ali Farag and Nour El Sherbini win all-Egyptian #2 v #1 ToC finals in New York ...

Asian Junior Team Champs FINALS

Asian Junior Team Champs FINALS

Top seeds triumph - Malaysia retain the Girls title, Pakistan win the Boys' ...

Tournament of Champions : Days ONE to FIVE

Tournament of Champions : Days ONE to FIVE

Men's Round Three and Women's Round Two (top halves) coming up in New York ...

App your way up with Liz & SquashLab

App your way up with Liz & SquashLab

SquashLab is a unique squash coaching and training programme that will take your squash game to the next level ...

Blockbuster battles in store in Chicago World Champs

Blockbuster battles in store in Chicago World Champs

The draws for the 2018/19 PSA World Championships presented by the Walter Family have been announced today ...

CCI International : Momen wins all-Egyptian final in Mumbai

CCI International : Momen wins all-Egyptian final in Mumbai

Momen wins all-Egyptian final in Mumbai

Contrex Challenge Cup 2019

Contrex Challenge Cup 2019

Leung and Alves claim Contrex Challenge Cup titles in HK ...

Kent Open : Jan the Man in Colin Payne final

Kent Open : Jan the Man in Colin Payne final

Jan Van Den Herrewegen won the Colin Payne Kent Open after a punishing, pulsating final against top seed Rui Soares ...

British Junior Open 2019 : FINALS

British Junior Open 2019 : FINALS

A thrilling BJO finals day in Birmingham saw ten British Junior Open Champions crowned ...

Bourbon Trail #1 : A first for Faraz Khan

Bourbon Trail #1 : A first for Faraz Khan

Faraz Khan wins Bourbon Trail Opener in Chattanooga ...

Yellow Dot Pages

Yellow Dot Pages

Jobs, Camps, all the squash stuff you need ...

SquashSite TODAY

SquashSite TODAY

SquashSite's main Tumblr presenting a daily digest of all the news ...

Jan 2019 World Rankings : Gawad back in Top 5

Jan 2019 World Rankings : Gawad back in Top 5

Gawad back into men's top five as Massaro and Sobhy rise in women's ...

Frams Corner

Frams Corner

News and Gossip from the World of Squash ...

Press Alerts

Press Alerts

All the latest Squash News in the World's Press ...

And that was 2018, month by month

And that was 2018, month by month

A quick look back at the last twelve months of squash ...

Sumner Malik Remembrance Day

Sumner Malik Remembrance Day

The Squash World came out in force at Edgbaston Priory and Birmingham University for a charity day in memory of Sumner ...

Frams Corner Dec 2018

Frams Corner Dec 2018

Latest squash gossip from around the world ...

The Baby-Faced Assassin is BACK

The Baby-Faced Assassin is BACK

After a bit of a downturn, the 2016 World Champion is back on top form ...

US Junior Open 2018

US Junior Open 2018

Ten junior champions crowned in Boston ...

London Open : Top seeds Moverley & Willstrop triumph

London Open : Top seeds Moverley & Willstrop triumph

Top seeds James Willstrop and Fiona Moverley claim the London Open titles ...

Internazionali D’Italia : Leing and Aitken impress in Riccione

Internazionali D’Italia : Leing and Aitken impress in Riccione

Leung and Aitken impress in Riccione   Finals: [4] Henry Leung (Hkg) 3-1 [1] Ammar Altamimi (Kuw)  9/11, 11/6, 11/7, 11/5 (46m) [1] Lisa Aitken (Sco) 3-1 [6] Cindy Merlo (Sui)  11/3, 12/14, 115/, 13/11 (38m)  

Boston Open : Top seeds Tomlinson and Lake win

Boston Open : Top seeds Tomlinson and Lake win

Top seeds Millie and Nathan take Boston Open titles ...

Indian Nationals : 16 for Joshna, a first for Mahesh

Indian Nationals : 16 for Joshna, a first for Mahesh

Mahesh Mangaonkar and Joshna Chinappa are the 2018 Indian National Champions ...

Black Ball Open : Gawad completes a great week in Cairo

Black Ball Open : Gawad completes a great week in Cairo

Karim Abdel Gawad rounded off a fantastic week by claiming the inaugural CIB Black Ball Squash Open title ...

CNS International : Six up for Ibrahim in Karachi

CNS International : Six up for Ibrahim in Karachi

Youssef Ibrahim makes it six titles in six months in Karachi ...

Florida Open 2018

Florida Open 2018

Iker Pajares had the perfect finish to the year when he won the last tournament of the year at the Life Time Betty Griffin Florida Open ...

Malaysian Junior Open 2018

Malaysian Junior Open 2018

KL Junior Open Champions crowned in KL ...

St Paul Open 2018

St Paul Open 2018

Top seed Chris Hanson beats Ghris Gordon in all-American final ...

Grimsby & Cleethorpes 2018

Grimsby & Cleethorpes 2018

Top seed Jaymie Haycocks takes the title in Cleethorpes ...

Monte Carlo Classic : it’s a third for Massaro

Monte Carlo Classic : it’s a third for Massaro

Laura Massaro beats Tesni Evans in a marathon Monaco final ...

Kolkata International

Kolkata International

Top seed Saurav Ghosal wins a marathon final

Lopez victorious in Valencia

Lopez victorious in Valencia

Home hero Edmon Lopez claims the PSA Valencia title ...