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AJ Bell Wins BNSC Hosting Right, Back To Nottingham

AJ Bell Wins BNSC Hosting Right, Back To Nottingham

England Squash is delighted to announce AJ Bell as the title sponsor for the 2019 British National Squash Championships to be staged in Nottingham from 12 -17 February 2019. Squash Championships to be staged in Nottingham from 12 -17 February 2019. The agreement sees AJ Bell increase its presence in the sport having previously sponsored […]

Qatar Clinches PSA Champions Hosting Right, Wild Prize Money

Qatar Clinches PSA Champions Hosting Right, Wild Prize Money

The Professional Squash Association (PSA) has announced that the 2019-20 PSA Men’s World Championship will take place in Doha, Qatar between October 31 and November 8, 2019. The PSA World Championship is the most prestigious and lucrative tournament on the PSA Tour calendar The right to hosting right of the 40th edition which has been […]

Qatar Classic, Convergence Of Giants

Qatar Classic, Convergence Of Giants

The 2018 Men’s Qatar Classic will once again see the world’s top male players descend on the Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex in Doha as they battle it out for the PSA Platinum title between October 27 – November 2. BRIEF ABOUT THE TOURNAMENT The first tournament began in 2001, with England’s Peter Nicol defeating Australia’s […]

El Tayab Wins Carol Weymuller Title

El Tayab Wins Carol Weymuller Title

Egypt’s World No.3 Nour El Tayeb claimed her first title of the season after she defeated England’s World No.8 Sarah-Jane Perry to take the Carol Weymuller Open title in Brooklyn, United States. Tournament top seed El Tayeb who was a quarter-finalist at last year’s tournament had been in strong form all week, Defeating the likes […]

Channel Vas Champ: English trios Advance Into Second Round

Channel Vas Champ: English trios Advance Into Second Round

Former World No.1 James Willstrop led a trio of fellow Englishmen into the second round of the Channel VAS Championships at St George’s Hill after he beat Egypt’s Omar Abdel Meguid on day one of the PSA World Tour Gold event taking place in Weybridge. Willstrop, the 35-year-old from Harrogate, is making his return to St George’s Hill Lawn […]

Hong Kong Joins League Of Gender Equality In Platinum

Hong Kong Joins League Of Gender Equality In Platinum

The 2018 Everbright Sun Hung Kai Hong Kong Squash Open has committed to offering equal prize money for the first time, with $329,000 split equally between the men’s and women’s draws at the PSA World Tour Platinum event, which comes up next November 19-25. This means that every Platinum tournament on the PSA Tour that […]

Pharaoh Battles England In Finals Of Weymuller Open

Pharaoh Battles England In Finals Of Weymuller Open

The main draw for next month’s Carol Weymuller Open has been released, with Egypt’s World No.3 Nour El Tayeb and England’s World No.8 Sarah-Jane Perry seeded to meet in the final of the PSA World Tour Bronze event, which will take place at the Heights Casino between October 17-22. The tournament with the price money of $51,250 […]

Squash: El Shorbagy Surmounts Indian Huddle

Squash: El Shorbagy Surmounts Indian Huddle

World No.1 Mohamed ElShorbagy took a step closer to the final after he defeated Indian No.1 Saurav Ghosal in an entertaining 51-minute battle. El Shorbagy, who fell to Farag in last year’s final, dropped just five points in the opening game but was tested by a resurgent Ghosal in the next two games and required […]

Shobhy: States No. 2 Dethrones World No. 3

Shobhy: States No. 2 Dethrones World No. 3

United States No.2 Amanda Sobhy completed an astonishing comeback from two games down to eliminate defending FS Investments U.S. Open champion Nour El Tayeb in round three of the PSA World Tour Platinum tournament held at Philadelphia’s Drexel University. Sobhy, a former World No.6, had spent 10 months on the side-lines due to an Achilles […]

U.S. Open: Pharaohs Emerges Tops In Draws

U.S. Open: Pharaohs Emerges Tops In Draws

The 2018 U.S. Open Squash Championships draws have been released as Egypt’s world No. 1’s Nour El Sherbini and Mohamed ElShorbagy lead the field as top seeds. The 2018 draws mark the first year of the U.S. Open employing forty-eight-player main draws with no qualifying rounds as a result of the PSA Tour’s new structure for the 2018-2019 season. […]