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Nigerian Squash Players

Nigerian Players PSA World Ranking Position Revealed

The latest rankings released by the Professional Squash Association (PSA) has only two (2) Nigerians in the top 200. The ranking revealed that Babatunde Ajagbe, the only Nigerian player that participated in a PSA recognised tournament in the month of April is now rank 196, while Yemisi Olatunji is 133th in the women’s category. The […]

David Narrowly Escapes Elimination

David Narrowly Escapes Elimination

Eight-time World Champion Nicol David survived a scare against Egyptian wildcard Jana Shiha in the opening day of the El Gouna International, PSA World Tour Platinum event David brought her wealth of experience to play as she prevailed in a gripping five-game battle at the El Gouna Squash Complex. The top half of the first-round […]

EL GOUNA

El Gouna Gets On The Way

The 2019 El Gouna International gets underway has open today with a host of actions at the EL Gouna Squash Complex. This year’s edition with a price tag of $352,000, is the eighth of the annual men’s PSA World Tour Platinum event, While it also doubles as the second edition of the women’s event also taking place. […]

Yemisi Olatunji

April Rankings: Yemisi and Amao Climb, Ajagbe Slump

Yemisi Olatunji and Adewale Amao both moved up in the Professional Squash Association (PSA) rankings for the month of April. The ranking which was released on Monday shows that Yemisi jumped nineteen positions to 127th, which makes her the country’s top ranked player. Her previous ranking was 146. Yemisi was beaten in the second round […]

PSA Ranking

Pharaohs Hold Down Top Three Spots In April Ranking

New Zealand’s Paul Coll and India’s Saurav Ghosal have both risen to career-high rankings of World No.5 and World No.10, respectively, after the PSA Men’s World Rankings for April were released today. Coll, the highest ranked Kiwi male since Ross Norman in 1993, claimed his biggest title to date after defeating Egypt’s Tarek Momen in the final of the […]

Home Base Opens Grasshopper With A Win

Home Base Opens Grasshopper With A Win

The Grasshopper tournament scheduled for Zurich, Switzerland has kicked off yesterday at the Squash Arena Uster.  First set of matches held is between Zurich-based Nicolas Mueller and Hong Kong’s Tsz Fung Yip as the former booked his place in the last 16 courtesy of an 11-6, 7-11, 11-6, 11-7 triumph over Yip. The World No.28 […]

El Gouna

Farag Lead El Gouna

Squash best players will be converging at the banks of Egypt’s Red Sea as the draws for the 2019 El Gouna International Squash Open has being release today. The El Gouna International is PSA World Tour Platinum tournament of the 2018/19 season with a whopping cash prize of $352,000 is up for grabs. The cash prize will […]

Convergence Of Giants In Netherlands For DPD

Convergence Of Giants In Netherlands For DPD

The world’s greatest men and women squash players will travel to Eindhoven for the DPD Open Squash 2019. It is the 3th edition of the DPD Open but the first time that this event has grown to a PSA World Tour Gold event and will be staged at the new headquarters of DPD in Eindhoven to mark the grand opening of their new […]

Egyptians Rule, El Tayab In Third

Egyptians Rule, El Tayab In Third

The PSA Women’s World Rankings for March will feature an all-Egyptian top three after Nour El Tayeb moved up a spot to sit behind compatriots Raneem El Welily and Nour El Sherbini. El Tayeb who had dropped to No.4 last month after being overtaken by New Zealand’s Joelle King, The 25-year-old has however come up strong to […]

Ali Farag Ascends Throne

Ali Farag Ascends Throne

Egypt’s Ali Farag has officially ascended the PSA throne this month as he overtakes compatriot Mohamed ElShorbagy to become the new men’s World No.1 after the PSA Men’s World Rankings for March were released. Farag, the 26-year-old Harvard-graduate, is the sixth Egyptian male to top the rankings, after his predecessors such as ElShorbagy, Karim Abdel Gawad, Ramy […]