Category: NEWS

Promoter

NSF President Thumbs up Chamberlain Squash Open

  Nigeria Squash Federation president, Boye Oyerinde said the NSF will support and promote the up coming Chamberlain Squash Open (CSO) billed for August 20, at the Lagos Country Club Ikeja. Mr. Oyerinde said he was thrilled by the prospect of the tournament making its debut in the Nigeria squash calender .Well over 80 Nigerian […]

Gawad

PSA Ranking: Gaultier Equals Compatriot Lincou In Unchanged Top 20

  Frenchman Gregory Gaultier has drawn level with compatriot Thierry Lincou as the longest serving French World number 1 in the Professional Squash Players (PSA) Men’s World Rankings released first of August. The latest ranking saw the 34-year-old record his 14th month atop the standings to equal Lincou’s reign between January 2004 – December 2005. Gaultier […]

Chamberlain Squash Open

All Set For Chamberlain Squash Open

  Organizers of the maiden Chamberlain Squash Open (CSO) are putting finishing touches to preparations for the event that will attract players from Nigeria and overseas. The organizers and volunteers have assured that the event billed for August 20-26 at the Lagos Country Club will be hitch free and also offer pure seven days of […]

Egypt

World Junior Squash Championships: Egypt Claim Clean Sweep

  For the first time since 2013, Squash giants, Egypt has achieved a double swoop at the World Junior Squash Championships in Tauranga, New Zealand. Marwan Tarek and Rowan El Araby win the men’s and women’s title respectively. After the triumph, Tarek, 17, was just lost for words. “I can’t think right now, I’m the […]

Pakistan Wins Squash Series, Beats World-V 3-2

  50th ranked Farhan Mehboob thrashed Egyptian world number 35 Karim-Al-Fathi in straight games to hand Pakistan a 3-2 victory in the squash series. The 28 year old who is raising his country’s hopes in the new generation of players achieved the victory against World-V at the Mushaf Squash Complex Islamabad, ICT, Pakistan on Thursday. It was […]

Birmingham Wins Bid, Host Squash Competition Of 2022 C/ W Games

£55 million already invested in school’s new Sports Centre It has now been confirmed that the University of Birmingham will host squash and hockey competitions in the 2022 Commonwealth Games should the city’s bid be accepted by the governing body. The announcement follows the £55 million investment in a new Sports Centre inside the institution […]

Players of the month

British Duo Named PSA June Players of the Month

  Scotland’s Greg Lobban and England’s Laura Massaro has been named the Professional Squash Association (PSA) Men and Women Player of the Month for June respectively. Coached by Roger Flynn, 24 year old Lobban slightly edged world number 3, Mohammed ElShorbagy to the monthly accolade. Lobban, who reached a career-high world N0. 90 in June […]

Squash federation

Things New Squash Federation President Will Do To Revive The Game

  The new President of Nigeria Squash Federation, Mr Boye Oyerinde has promised to revive the fortunes and recapture the glory days of the game within the next four years. To achieve this, Oyerinde says the federation will give adequate attention to grassroots development. Oyerinde made the assertion while revealing his plans for the game in […]

Squash: Simpson Targeting Nantes Return After Hip Injury

  World No.34 Chris Simpson is targeting a return to action for the Open International de Squash de Nantes, PSA M25 tournament in September after being sidelined with injury for the majority of 2017. The 29-year-old from Guernsey has been ruled out of action since January with a hip injury . But , Simpson is […]