Category: NEWS

World Junior Champion Asal Declines Declan

Egyptians Mostafa Asal and Omar Mosaad both enjoyed huge wins as round two of the CIB Black Ball Squash Open PSA Platinum tournament came to a close in Cairo, Egypt. Asal who is currently the World Junior Champion holder, pulled out all the stops to defeat England’s World No.19 Declan James in a five-game thriller […]

El Shorbagy, Walks On Into CIB Black Ball Quarter Final

El Shorbagy, Walks On Into CIB Black Ball Quarter Final

Egypt’s World No.1 Mohamed ElShorbagy got his tournament off to a winning start yesterday of action at the CIB Black Ball Squash Open PSA Platinum tournament in Cairo, Egypt. 2018 Hong Kong Open winner ElShorbagy had to be at his best to conquer a resilient Max Lee of Hong Kong, who pushed the Egyptian all the way […]

New Squash Board Inaugurated In Lagos

A new Squash board has been inaugurated yesterday by the Lagos State Sports Commission. The inauguration which was held at the Molade Okoya-Thomas Indoor Sport Hall at Teslim Balogun Stadium Lagos. The New Board consist of Olatomi Falase as its Chariman, Capt. Dayo Awobokun as Vice Chairman, Chamberlain Usoh, Mobolaji Olumide Sojinrin, Adedayo Adesonoye and […]

Simon Rösner

Rosner Rises to Number 3 in Men’s Rankings

Germany’s Simon Rösner has risen two places to a career-high World No.3 ranking after the PSA Men’s World Rankings for December were released on Saturday. The 31-year-old has enjoyed his greatest ever year on the PSA Tour and claimed his first Platinum title at the J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions in January, while he followed that up with […]

Kiwi King Secures Auto Place In PSA World Tour Finals

Kiwi King Secures Auto Place In PSA World Tour Finals

New Zealand’s Joelle King has automatically secured a place for herself at the season ending PSA World Tour Finals after she showed superior play over Egypt’s Raneem El Welily in Saturday’s Everbright Sun Hung Kai Hong Kong Squash Open final to lift her first everPSA World Tour Platinum title . The tournament which will be the PSA […]

Nigeria Players

PSA World Ranking: How To Improve Nigeria Players Rating

According to the Professional Squash Association (PSA) November 2018 ranking, only four Nigeria players (men and women) are currently ranked, while three others are pointless. For die-hard squash fans, the low ranking of Nigeria players on the global stage needs urgent attention. Most squash fans must be easy scratching their heads and wondering why our […]

Nigeria Players

PSA World Rankings: Mixed Fortunes for Nigeria Players

……..Adewale Amao Rises as Ajagbe slips It was mixed fortunes for Nigeria players in the November PSA World Rankings released by the squash governing body. In the latest rankings, Adewale Amao moved up 19 places to world No 258. In-form Amao, who was 277th in October was beaten by Spain’s Hugo Varela in his sole […]

Welsh Woman Makes PSA's Elite Top 10

Welsh Woman Makes PSA Elite Top 10

Rhyl-based Tesni Evans has become the first Welsh woman ever to break into the world’s top 10 in the November PSA Women’s World Rankings released today. This is coming after Evans made history last month in Philadelphia, becoming the first Welsh player to reach the semi-finals of the FS Investments U.S. Open Squash Championships. Evan’s performances at […]

Elias Downs World No.1, Through To Platinum Level

Elias Downs World No.1, Through To Platinum Level

The “Peruvian Puma” Diego Elias reached his first Platinum level semi-final at the Qatar Classic and what better way to do it than to take out the defending champion and world number one Mohamed ElShorbagy. What is more impressive is, Diego did it on the court ElShorbagy had recently described as his “home” court. The […]