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WSF World Doubles : Great start for Aussies

WSF World Doubles : Great start for Aussies

Hosts Australia made a perfect start to the WSF World Doubles Squash Championships at the Carrara Squash Centre on the Gold Coast ...

CIB PSA World Tour Finals : FINALS

CIB PSA World Tour Finals : FINALS

Egypt’s Raneem El Welily and Karim Abdel Gawad are the 2018-2019 CIB PSA World Tour Finals champions ...

CIB PSA World Tour Finals : Semi-Finals

CIB PSA World Tour Finals : Semi-Finals

Serme gets revenge over Gohar as final spots are decided at PSA World Tour Finals in Cairo ...

Hosts Australia seeded for triple gold in WSF World Doubles

Hosts Australia seeded for triple gold in WSF World Doubles

Australia are seeded win all three gold medals in the 2019 WSF World Doubles Squash Championships next month on home soil ...

Allam British Open Finals

Allam British Open Finals

Egyptian duo Nouran Gohar and Mohamed ElShorbagy are the 2019 Allam British Open champions ...

Allam British Open Semi-Finals

Allam British Open Semi-Finals

France’s World No.4 Camille Serme will be the only non-Egyptian in action on finals day at the 2019 Allam British Open ...

Instant Update #80

Instant Update #80

Latest edition of the WSF Newsletter, for May/Jun 2019 ...

India celebrate historic Asian double as Ghosal & Chinappa strike gold

India celebrate historic Asian double as Ghosal & Chinappa strike gold

India celebrated a first ever double as Saurav Ghosal and Joshna Chinappa won the crowns at the 20th Asian Individuals in the Malaysia ...

Historic day brings 2019 European Team Championships to a close

Historic day brings 2019 European Team Championships to a close

A dramatic finals dayin Birmingham saw hosts England reclaim the men's title and France dethrone 40-times champions England to win the women's trophy for the first time ...

Welily and Farag claim El Gouna titles

Welily and Farag claim El Gouna titles

World No.1s Ali Farag and Raneem El Welily took the honours on an all-Egyptian finals night at the El Gouna International ...

All-Egyptian Finals Set For El Gouna International

All-Egyptian Finals Set For El Gouna International

Ali Farag, Karim Abdel Gawad, Nouran Gohar and Raneem El Welily won their semi final match-ups at the Abu Tig Marina in Egypt ...

Hall of Fame Interviews : Jahangir Khan

Hall of Fame Interviews : Jahangir Khan

Read the latest interview with Pakistan’s all-time great and former WSF President Jahangir Khan …

Squash World Mourns Sri Lankan Tragedy Victims

The WSF extends its condolences and deepest sympathies to English squash player Ben Nicholson, whose wife and two children were tragically killed in the terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday ...

Ramy Ashour retires

Ramy Ashour retires

Egypt’s three-time World Champion Ramy Ashour has announced his immediate retirement from professional squash ...

Nicol David joins WSF Ambassador visit To Kenya

Nicol David joins WSF Ambassador visit To Kenya

The sport's ultimate ambassador will join fellow players Camille Serme and Borja Golan for the 2019 WSF Ambassador Programme visit to Kenya ...

Instant Update #79

Instant Update #79

Latest bumper edition of the WSF Newsletter, for Mar/Apr 2019 ...

New Zealand to host 2021 WSF Men’s World Team Championship

New Zealand to host 2021 WSF Men’s World Team Championship

World team squash returns to the North Island city of Tauranga after just four years when New Zealand hosts the WSF Men’s World Team Championship in 2021 ..

PSA World Championships Chicago

PSA World Championships Chicago

Egypt’s Farag & El Sherbini crowned World Championship Titles in Chicago ...

Joint statement from WSF and PSA on Paris 2024 Olympic sports proposal

Joint statement from WSF and PSA on Paris 2024 Olympic sports proposal

WSF and PSA have met the announcement on the proposed selection of additional sports for the Paris 2024 Olympic Programme with great disappointment ...

Nicol David signals the end of a unique era in Squash

Nicol David signals the end of a unique era in Squash

Today's announcement that Nicol David is bringing to a close her illustrious playing career in squash signals the end of a unique era in the sport ...

Squash Goes Gold

Squash Goes Gold

WSF & PSA Announce New 2024 Paris Olympic Games Inspired Campaign ...

“For 2024 Squash meets all the Criteria”

“For 2024 Squash meets all the Criteria”

WSF President Jacques Fontaine speaks to Francs Jeux ...

Farag and Sherbini claim ToC titles in New York

Farag and Sherbini claim ToC titles in New York

Egyptian duo Ali Farag and Nour El Sherbini are the 2019 J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions winners ...

World’s top four to contest ToC Finals

World’s top four to contest ToC Finals

An Egyptian quartet will feature in the finals of the Tournament of Champions for the first time ever  ...

King joins seven Egyptians in ToC semis

King joins seven Egyptians in ToC semis

King gatecrashes Egyptian dominance of J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions Quarter-Finals

Tournament of Champions, New York

Tournament of Champions, New York

Egyptians dominate Day Six at Grand Central as Gawad dethrones Rosner ...

Asian Junior Team Championships 2019

Asian Junior Team Championships 2019

Favourites Pakistan and Malaysia triumphed in the men's and women's finals of the 19th Asian Junior Team Squash Championships in Pattaya, Thailand ...

Instant Update #78

Instant Update #78

Latest edition of the WSF Newsletter, for Jan/Feb 2019 ...

Gawad claims Black Ball Open title in Cairo

Gawad claims Black Ball Open title in Cairo

Egypt’s Karim Abdel Gawad is the 2018 CIB Black Ball Squash Open champion ..

King and ElShorbagy claim Hong Kong Open titles

King and ElShorbagy claim Hong Kong Open titles

New Zealand’s Joelle King and Egypt’s Mohamed ElShorbagy are the 2018 Everbright Sun Hung Kai Hong Kong Squash Open champions after they claimed respective wins over Raneem El Welily and Ali Farag at Hong Kong Park Sports Centre. World No.7 King has lifted the first PSA World Tour Platinum trophy of her career after a Continue Reading...

Kiwi King gatecrashes Egyptian domination in Hong Kong semi-finals

Kiwi King gatecrashes Egyptian domination in Hong Kong semi-finals

New Zealand’s Joelle King will be the only non-Egyptian to compete in the finals of the Everbright Sun Hung Kai Hong Kong Squash Open ...

Instant Update #77

Instant Update #77

Latest edition of the WSF Newsletter, Nov/Dec 2018

Egypt’s Ali Farag wins 2018 Qatar Classic

Egypt’s Ali Farag wins 2018 Qatar Classic

Ali Farag delighted a partisan crowd in Doha as he defeated Germany’s Simon Rösner to win the 2018 Qatar Classic ...

WSF selects Club Locker as technology partner

WSF selects Club Locker as technology partner

The WSF has appointed Club Locker as its exclusive World Championship Event Software and SPIN Database Management Provider ...

Lasusa elected at World Squash AGM

Lasusa elected at World Squash AGM

American Peter Lasusa has been elected as WSF Vice President at the AGM held in the Egyptian capital Cairo ...

Momen wins Channel VAS Championships to end trophy drought

Momen wins Channel VAS Championships to end trophy drought

World No.4 Tarek Momen has ended a four-year trophy drought after beating fellow Egyptian Ali Farag 3-2 to win the Channel VAS Championships at St George’s Hill ...

Squash Showcase to leave Lasting Impression

Squash Showcase to leave Lasting Impression

WSF President Jacques Fontaine believes that squash's recent Showcase at the Buenos Aires Youth Olympic Games 2018 will have left a lasting impression on both the population of Buenos Aires and the Olympic family ...

World Champions ElShorbagy and El Welily lift U.S. Open titles

World Champions ElShorbagy and El Welily lift U.S. Open titles

Reigning World Champions Mohamed ElShorbagy and Raneem El Welily claimed the silverware on finals night at the U.S. Open in Philadelphia ...

Innovative Squash Showcase captures minds of Buenos Aires schoolchildren

Innovative Squash Showcase captures minds of Buenos Aires schoolchildren

Squash has captured the minds of thousands of local school children at the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires ...

Squash Players advocate for inclusion through Sport in Buenos Aires

Squash Players advocate for inclusion through Sport in Buenos Aires

Maria Toorpakai Wazir and Shahd Bshara participated in two inaugural initiatives launched this week in Buenos Aires, Argentina, that saw them advocate for inclusion through sport by sharing their inspiring stories ...

Squash’s YOG Ambassadors

Squash’s YOG Ambassadors

 Squash's Ambassadors for the Showcase event at the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires ...

Farag dethrones ElShorbagy as England’s Perry retains title

Farag dethrones ElShorbagy as England’s Perry retains title

Top seeds beaten in Oracle Netsuite Open finals in San Francisco ...

Excitement building as Squash prepares for inaugural Youth Olympic Games showcase

Excitement building as Squash prepares for inaugural Youth Olympic Games showcase

WSF President Jacques Fontaine has expressed his excitement at seeing the world's best squash juniors coming together for the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires this weekend ...

2018 World Squash Day heralded by launch of Official Single

2018 World Squash Day heralded by launch of Official Single

World Squash Day takes place on Saturday October 13th and this year it aims to hit all the right notes with a musical theme ...

Dalian Delights In Successful Staging Of Historic World Championship

Dalian Delights In Successful Staging Of Historic World Championship

Traditional Chinese musicians and dancers regaled athletes, officials and volunteers at the Closing Ceremony dinner for the CGG WSF Women’s World Team Squash Championship in Dalian as the Liaoning Province seaport city celebrated the successful staging of the historic first world squash championship to be held on mainland China. Egypt, with a powerful squad boasting four world top six-ranked players, Continue Reading...

Egypt crowned Women’s World Team Champions in Dalian

Egypt crowned Women’s World Team Champions in Dalian

Defending champions Egypt fulfilled their seeding in the CGG WSF Women's World Team Squash Championship in China ...

Egypt & England to contest Women’s World Final in Dalian

Egypt & England to contest Women’s World Final in Dalian

For the fifth year time in seven years, Egypt and England will contest the final of the CGG WSF Women's World Team Squash Championship in China ..

France & Hong Kong gatecrash World Team Semis in Dalian

France & Hong Kong gatecrash World Team Semis in Dalian

France and Hong Kong China upset the form book in today's quarter-finals of the CGG WSF Women's World Team Squash Championship in China ...

Seeds through to World Teams Quarters in China

Seeds through to World Teams Quarters in China

The top eight seeds are through to the Women's World Team quarter-finals after the third day's play in China ...

Top Four Seeds Clinch Quarter-Final Slots In Dalian World Championship

Top Four Seeds Clinch Quarter-Final Slots In Dalian World Championship

The top four seeds Egypt, England, USA and Malaysia all confirmed their positions in the quarter-final stage of the WSF Women's World Teams on Day Two in China ...

Top Seeds Survive Early World Hurdles In Dalian

Top Seeds Survive Early World Hurdles In Dalian

The top eight seeds enjoyed a trouble-free outing on the opening day of action in the CGG WSF Women's World Team Squash Championship ...

China set to make Squash History in Dalian

China set to make Squash History in Dalian

Squash history will be made when China hosts its first World Squash Championship in the CGG WSF Women's World Teams in Dalian ...

Instant Update #76

Instant Update #76

Sep/Nov 2018 edition of the WSF Newsletter ...

Sobhy stars at Cayman Islands Pan Am Championships

Sobhy stars at Cayman Islands Pan Am Championships

After the region’s leading players competed for seven titles over seven days at the Pan American Squash Championships in the Cayman Islands, it was USA’s Amanda Sobhy who emerged as the most decorated athlete with three gold medals at the South Sound Squash Club in Georgetown. The 25-year-old world No.18 from New York kicked off her gold haul by winning the women’s singles Continue Reading...

Malaysia deny Hong Kong a historic Asian Games team double

Malaysia deny Hong Kong a historic Asian Games team double

After Hong Kong China despatched India 2/0 to clinch the women's Asian Games Team Championship Squash title for the first time, Malaysia denied the highest-ranked team in the event a historic double ...

Hong Kong to contest both Asian Games team finals for first time

Hong Kong to contest both Asian Games team finals for first time

Hong Kong will compete in both Asian Games Team Championships Squash finals for the first time after 2-0 win in both semis in Jakarta ...

Egypt seeded to retain World Team title In China

Egypt seeded to retain World Team title In China

With a four-player squad all ranked in the world top six, Egypt are firm favourites to retain their title in next month’s CGG WSF Women’s World Team Squash Championship in the Chinese city of Dalian. The first world squash championship ever to be held in China will take place at the Xigang Gymnasium in the Continue Reading...

Japan & Pakistan complete Asian Games team semi-final line-ups

Japan & Pakistan complete Asian Games team semi-final line-ups

The final Squash qualifying action in the Asian Games in Indonesia saw the women's team of Japan and the Pakistan men's team complete the semi-finals line-up ...

Hong Kong, India & Malaysia certain of Asian Games Team medals

Hong Kong, India & Malaysia certain of Asian Games Team medals

With a fourth day of qualification action still to go, Hong Kong China, India and Malaysia are already guaranteed medals in both the men's and women's team events ...

Hosts Indonesia take Asian Games spotlight on Teams Day Two

Hosts Indonesia take Asian Games spotlight on Teams Day Two

Hosts Indonesia took centre stage on the second day of Squash action in the Asian Games Team Championships with an historic Pool upset over sixth seeds China ...

Title-Holders make winning starts in Asian Games Teams

Title-Holders make winning starts in Asian Games Teams

India and Malaysia, defending champions in the men's and women's events, respectively, both recorded two 3/0 wins in today's first qualifying rounds ...

It’s Asian Games Gold for David and Au

It’s Asian Games Gold for David and Au

Malaysia's Nicol David and Hong Kong's Leo Au claim Gold in Jakarta ...

Asian Games Semi-Finals

Asian Games Semi-Finals

Malaysia & Hong Kong go into finals day assured of Asian Games Gold ...

Malaysian underdogs gatecrash Asian Games semis

Malaysian underdogs gatecrash Asian Games semis

Against expectations, Malaysia are in line for a triple squash medal haul in the Asian Games in Indonesia ...

Top seeds set quarter-final line-ups in Asian Games in Jakarta

Top seeds set quarter-final line-ups in Asian Games in Jakarta

After two rounds of intense action on the opening day of Squash competition in the Asian Games in Indonesia, it is the top eight seeds who will line up in both the men's and women's quarter-finals ...

PSA and interactiveSQUASH to Bring live squash to smart courts worldwide

PSA and interactiveSQUASH to Bring live squash to smart courts worldwide

The PSA are collaborating with interactiveSQUASH to stream live coverage and VOD content from all tournaments shown on SQUASHTV directly to interactiveSQUASH's smart courts worldwide ...

Malaysia to host 2020 Women’s World Team Championship

Malaysia to host 2020 Women’s World Team Championship

After a review of tenders, the WSF has awarded the right to host the 2020 WSF Women's World Team Squash Championship to Malaysia ...

Squash Celebrates Diversity, Respect and Solidarity at the Paris 2018 Gay Games

Squash Celebrates Diversity, Respect and Solidarity at the Paris 2018 Gay Games

The FFS, the WSF and the PSA proudly support squash's participation at the 2018 Gay Games in Paris ...

Fitz-Gerald & Davenport lead Australian World Masters Gold haul

Fitz-Gerald & Davenport lead Australian World Masters Gold haul

Australia emerged with six gold medals in the WSF World Masters Squash Championships in Virginia ...

WSF World Masters : Semi-Finals

WSF World Masters : Semi-Finals

After 35 semi-finals in the WSF World Masters in Virginia, USA, it was Australia that emerged in front of the pack with a tournament-leading nine finalists ...

WSF World Masters – Quarter-Finals

WSF World Masters – Quarter-Finals

The 2018 WSF World Masters has reached the semi-final stage in Charlottesville, USA ...

Egyptians & Malaysians share top spots in new World Junior Rankings

Egyptians & Malaysians share top spots in new World Junior Rankings

Players from Egypt and Malaysia share the No.1 positions in the inaugural WSF & PSA World Junior Rankings  ...

Egypt win record sixth Men’s World Junior title in Chennai

Egypt win record sixth Men’s World Junior title in Chennai

Hot favourites Egypt beat England in the final of the WSF Men's World Junior Team Squash Championship in India ...

Egypt & England to contest World Junior Final in Chennai

Egypt & England to contest World Junior Final in Chennai

After straightforward victories in today’s semi-finals of the WSF Men’s World Junior Team Squash Championship in India, top seeds Egypt and third seeds England will contest Sunday’s final at the Express Avenue Mall in Chennai for the fifth time since 1994 – England marking their first appearance in the final since 2002 and Egypt celebrating their eighth in a row. Egypt, boasting both finalists from last Continue Reading...

USA & Czech Republic defy seedings to make semis in Chennai

USA & Czech Republic defy seedings to make semis in Chennai

Upsets continued to play their part on day four of the WSF Men’s World Junior Team Squash Championship in India where Czech Republic and USA, the sixth and eighth seeds respectively, defied the seedings to claim surprise berths in the semi-finals of the biennial World Squash Federation event in Chennai. The Czechs – in only their second ever appearance in the championship and with a Continue Reading...

Pakistan deny hosts India a Quarter-Final finish in Chennai

Pakistan deny hosts India a Quarter-Final finish in Chennai

In the day’s biggest upset in the WSF Men’s World Junior Team Squash Championship in India, Asian rivals Pakistan denied the hosts a place in the quarter-finals after a shock 2/1 defeat in the last sixteen round at the Express Avenue Mall in Chennai. Earlier in the day, favourites Egypt, second seeds Canada, third seeds and former champions England, and fourth seeds Malaysia, all eased into the Continue Reading...

Germany gatecrash World Junior Teams last 16 in Chennai

Germany gatecrash World Junior Teams last 16 in Chennai

The second day of Pool play in the WSF Men’s World Junior Team Squash Championship in India featured intense action as the 24 teams battled for the top two places in the eight pools to ensure a place in the last 16 knockout stage in Chennai. Favourites Egypt, hosts India and former champions England were resting, having been successful in two ties on day one. Continue Reading...

Hosts India scrape into World Junior Teams last 16 in Chennai

Whilst New Zealand produced the only upset on day one of Pool action in the WSF Men’s World Junior Team Squash Championship in Chennai, hosts India became one of only three teams to ensure their place in the knockout stage – but were taken the full distance in a dramatic tie at the end of the day before finally overcoming Switzerland 2/1. Tenth seeds New Continue Reading...

Araby & Asal celebrate Egyptian World Junior Championship double In Chennai

Araby & Asal celebrate Egyptian World Junior Championship double In Chennai

Whilst an Egyptian double in today’s WSF World Junior Individual Squash Championships finals was a foregone conclusion, the winners were not after top seed Rowan Reda Araby retained the women’s title as anticipated, but Mostafa Asal upset the seedings after defeating favourite and defending champion Marwan Tarek in straight games in the men’s final at the Express Avenue Mall in the Indian city of Chennai. The Continue Reading...

Top seeds through to all-Egyptian finals in Chennai

Top seeds through to all-Egyptian finals in Chennai

After dramatic semi-finals at the Express Avenue Mall in the Indian city of Chennai, the WSF World Junior Individual Squash Championships will come to a climax in two all-Egyptian finals – for the fourth time since 2011. The first place in the finals was claimed by men’s defending champion Marwan Tarek. But the top seed from Cairo was taken the full Continue Reading...

England’s Turmel denies Egyptian clean sweep in Chennai Quarters

England’s Turmel denies Egyptian clean sweep in Chennai Quarters

The powerhouse that is Egyptian squash claimed seven of the eight quarter-final victories in the WSF World Junior Championships in India ...

10-Strong Egyptian contingent to contest Chennai Quarters

10-Strong Egyptian contingent to contest Chennai Quarters

Egyptians stormed en-masse into the last eight of the WSF World Junior Individual Squash Championships in India ...

Canadians Charge Through In Chennai

Canadians Charge Through In Chennai

Despite Egyptians securing their anticipated six places in the WSF World Junior Individual Squash Championships men’s last 16 round in India, it was a trio of Canadians who stole the limelight on the second day of action in the premier World Squash Federation junior event at the Indian Squash Academy in Chennai. Julien Gosset, a 13/16 seed from Toronto, claimed his predicted place in the fourth Continue Reading...

Top World Junior seeds safely through on day one in Chennai

Top World Junior seeds safely through on day one in Chennai

While Egypt’s defending champion and event favourite Marwan Tarek led all the top 16 seeds safely through to the men’s last 32 round of the WSF World Junior Individual Squash Championships in Chennai, three unseeded Indians survived the first two rounds at the Indian Squash Academy and will provide significant local interest for the hosts on day two. 171 U19 athletes from Continue Reading...

IOC announces the principles for Paris 2024 Olympic Games event programme:

IOC announces the principles for Paris 2024 Olympic Games event programme:

The World Squash Federation (WSF) and the Professional Squash Association (PSA) jointly welcomed today’s announcement made by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) regarding the new sports selection procedure for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games at the IOC Executive Board Meeting in Lausanne. Following the announcement of the principles [that can be found at www.olympic.org/news/future-games-sports-programmes-full-of-passion-and-excitement ], Continue Reading...

WSF & PSA’s SquashFORWARD Initiative begins in Amsterdam

WSF & PSA’s SquashFORWARD Initiative begins in Amsterdam

SquashFORWARD officially kicked off its first activity over the weekend with juniors from all four corners of the globe taking part in a series of brainstorming sessions during the Dutch Junior Open in Amsterdam ...

Instant Update 75

Instant Update 75

The Jul/Aug 2018 edition of the WSF Newsletter ...

Grainger set to provide Masters Gold for hosts USA

Grainger set to provide Masters Gold for hosts USA

Natalie Grainger is set to provide the sole gold medal for the hosts of the 2018 WSF World Masters in Virginia next month according to the seedings ...

Stretch Yourself in 2018 with #Squash

Stretch Yourself in 2018 with #Squash

Do you S T R E T C H your limits with squash like Brazil's Bruno Marchesi ?

WSF Ambassador visit a ‘Dream Come True’ for Ukraine Squash

WSF Ambassador visit a ‘Dream Come True’ for Ukraine Squash

The WSF Ambassador Programme visit to Ukraine was a 'dream come true' for squash in the country said the Ukrainian Squash Federation President Anastasiia Netrebchuk ...

WSF Ambassadors Inspire Armenian Squash

WSF Ambassadors Inspire Armenian Squash

World squash stars Ramy Ashour and Camille Serme thrilled fans of the sport in Armenia on the first leg of the 2018 WSF Ambassador Programme ...

WSF & PSA Reveal SquashFORWARD Line-Up on eve of Olympic Day

WSF & PSA Reveal SquashFORWARD Line-Up on eve of Olympic Day

The World Squash Federation (WSF) and the Professional Squash Association (PSA) today announced the line-up of their joint initiative. The programme brings together eight top young squash players (four young women and four young men), all under 23 years old, with the aim to further actively engage with the next generations and shape the future Continue Reading...

WSF World Juniors 2018 – Draws

WSF World Juniors 2018 – Draws

Egyptians Marwan Tarek and Rowan Reda Araby are set to retain their titles in the WSF World Junior Individual Squash Championships next month in India ...

Squash Dream fulfilled for Syrian Refugees via neutral WSF Flag

Squash Dream fulfilled for Syrian Refugees via neutral WSF Flag

A unique effort to enable Syrian refugees to participate in international squash events will be provided by the WSF ...

Dubai PSA World Series Finals

Dubai PSA World Series Finals

Egyptians Mohamed ElShorbagy and Nour El Sherbini triumphed on a thrilling final day of action at the 2017/18 ATCO PSA Dubai World Series Finals ...

Becoming the Wolf

Following his retirement from professional squash, we find out everything it took for Nick Matthew to become 'The Wolf' ..

June World Rankings

June World Rankings

Following his historic win at last month’s Allam British Open where he became the first South American player to win a PSA World Series title, Colombia’s Miguel Angel Rodriguez has risen eight places to World #6. The 32-year-old from Bogota toppled top seeds and World #1 & #2 Mohamed ElShorbagy and Ali Farag in Hull to lift the prestigious British Open Continue Reading...

WSF Reveals Youth Olympic Games Squash Ambassadors

WSF Reveals Youth Olympic Games Squash Ambassadors

36 young squash players from 27 nations spread across the globe will experience the sport's first taste of Olympic competition at the Youth Olympic Games in Argentina in October ...

British Open Finals

British Open Finals

Colombia’s Rodriguez and Egypt’s El Sherbini claim 2018 British Open Titles ...

British Open Semis

British Open Semis

Rodriguez reaches first World Series Final as defending champions bow out in Hull ...

British Open Quarter-Finals

British Open Quarter-Finals

Giant-Killer Kandra stuns ElShorbagy to become first German British Open Semi-Finalist ...

Instant Update #74

Instant Update #74

Latest edition of the WSF Newsletter, for May/June 2018 ...

May World Rankings

May World Rankings

Egypt claim the top three positions in the Men's and Women's World Rankings for the first time ...

El Gouna Finals

El Gouna Finals

Raneem El Welily and Marwan ElShorbagy are the 2018 El Gouna International champions ...

China to host historic first World Squash Championship

China to host historic first World Squash Championship

The first world squash championship ever to be held in China will take place in September when the city of Dalian hosts the 2018 WSF Women's World Team Championship ...

El Gouna Semi-Finals

El Gouna Semi-Finals

Egyptian clean sweep as men’s top seed and defending champion are both beaten Defending men’s champion Gregory Gaultier and top seed Mohamed ElShorbagy saw their hopes of winning the 2018 El Gouna International dashed at the semi-final stage as they bowed out at the hands of Ali Farag and Marwan ElShorbagy, respectively. In the fifth Continue Reading...

El Gouna International Quarter-Finals

El Gouna International Quarter-Finals

Top four seeds through to Men's and Women's semis in the PSA World Series event at Egypt's Red Sea resort ...

World Masters Head To Poland In 2020

World Masters Head To Poland In 2020

The WSF has awarded the rights to host the 2020 World Masters Squash Championships to Poland ...

PSA Announces Partnership with Olympic Channel

PSA Announces Partnership with Olympic Channel

The PSA, in collaboration with the WSF, has reached a cooperation agreement with the Olympic Channel in a partnership that will see all three organisations collaborate on content for the multi-platform global media destination ...

New Zealand Tops GC2018 Medals Table As Squash Relishes Its 20th Anniversary

New Zealand Tops GC2018 Medals Table As Squash Relishes Its 20th Anniversary

While Squash relished its sixth appearance in the Commonwealth Games, hosts Australia, New Zealand and England shared the gold medals ...

King & Palmer Share Glory on Final Day at 2018 Gold Coast Games

King & Palmer Share Glory on Final Day at 2018 Gold Coast Games

It was fitting that the final match on the final day of 11 days of intense Commonwealth Games Squash competition at Oxenford Studios in Gold Coast produced a second gold medal for hosts Australia – when Zac Alexander & David Palmer held off English rivals Daryl Selby & Adrian Waller in a thrilling near-hour-long Men’s Doubles climax which went the full distance. It was almost certainly the farewell Games performance of Continue Reading...

Urquhart & Pilley extend Aussie ownership of Mixed Doubles Gold

Urquhart & Pilley extend Aussie ownership of Mixed Doubles Gold

Donna Urquhart & Cameron Pilley claimed Commonwealth Games Squash gold after winning the Mixed Doubles final in straight games ...

India & Hosts Australia to contest Mixed Doubles Gold Medal Final

India & Hosts Australia to contest Mixed Doubles Gold Medal Final

India and hosts Australia will go head-to-head in a surprise Commonwealth Games Squash Mixed Doubles final after the top two seeds failed to survive three-game semi-finals ...

Indians & Malaysians break through as doubles action intensifies on Gold Coast

Indians & Malaysians break through as doubles action intensifies on Gold Coast

With medals in sight as competition intensified on the first day of knockout action in the Commonwealth Games Squash Doubles ...

Squash Celebrates 20 Years of Sport & Legacy in the Commonwealth Games

Squash Celebrates 20 Years of Sport & Legacy in the Commonwealth Games

A strong united delegation of senior officials of the WSF, joined by the PSA, are in Gold Coast this week to attend the XXI Commonwealth Games ...

Intense Day Two action sets up Commonwealth Games Doubles Knockout Stages

Intense Day Two action sets up Commonwealth Games Doubles Knockout Stages

After a day two count of 30 pool matches spread across five courts, Commonwealth Games Squash action moves into the knockout stages on Thursday …

Malaysians Overcome World Champions As Commonwealth Games Doubles Get Underway

Malaysians Overcome World Champions As Commonwealth Games Doubles Get Underway

Less than 24 hours after the drama of the Singles medals finals day, Commonwealth Games Squash action switched to Doubles ...

King & Willstrop Strike Commonwealth Games Gold

King & Willstrop Strike Commonwealth Games Gold

England and New Zealand shared the glory on Singles finals day at the 2018 Commonwealth Games Squash when Kiwi Joelle King struck gold in the women’s event and it was third time lucky for two times runner-up James Willstrop in the men’s climax at Oxenford Studios in Gold Coast, Australia. King, a gold medallist in the Women’s Doubles in 2010, became New Zealand’s first ever Singles gold Continue Reading...

It’s England v New Zealand for Commonwealth Games Squash Gold

It’s England v New Zealand for Commonwealth Games Squash Gold

After dramatic semi-finals in Gold Coast, Australia, it will be England and New Zealand going for Squash singles gold on Monday ...

Four Nations share Semi-Final slots after marathon Gold Coast action

Four Nations share Semi-Final slots after marathon Gold Coast action

A quartet of players representing England, Malaysia, New Zealand and Wales will line up in both the men’s and women’s Squash singles semi-finals at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia, after a day of shocks and marathons which ended well after midnight. Men’s quarter-finals: [12] Nafiizwan Adnan (MAS) bt [1] Nick Matthew (ENG) 11-7, 6-11, 12-10, 4-11, 11-6 (81m) [4] James Willstrop (ENG) bt [7] Cameron Pilley (AUS) Continue Reading...

England Coast into Gold Coast Commonwealth Quarters

England Coast into Gold Coast Commonwealth Quarters

England celebrated 100% success in today’s third round of Squash singles events at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia, where the nation will have interest in three of the four quarter-finals in both the men’s and women’s events – for the fifth time since 2002. The day began with a blow for the Continue Reading...

Opening Day Is Jamaica Day At Commonwealth Games

Opening Day Is Jamaica Day At Commonwealth Games

While the two reigning gold medallists eased into the third round of the Squash singles events at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia, the opening day of action belonged to Jamaica after the Caribbean country’s only two male players caused major upsets to reach the last 16. UK-born Lewis Walters, ranked 260 in the world, raised his country’s spirits Continue Reading...

Hong Kong celebrate historic Asian Team Championship double

Hong Kong celebrate historic Asian Team Championship double

Hong Kong China claimed both the men's and women's titles in the Asian Squash Team Championships for the first time in the event's 37-year history ...

PSA Unveil New Tour Structure For Professional Squash & Announce Initiative With WSF

PSA Unveil New Tour Structure For Professional Squash & Announce Initiative With WSF

The PSA today unveiled its new vision for professional squash which will see a new-look professional squash tour structure come into effect for the 2018/19 season onwards ...

Antipodean Success Predicted For Commonwealth Games Doubles

Antipodean Success Predicted For Commonwealth Games Doubles

New Zealand and hosts Australia are tipped for gold success in the three Doubles Squash events in next month’s Commonwealth Games, according to the seedings revealed today ...

England Set For Double Gold Coast Gold In Commonwealth Games Singles

England Set For Double Gold Coast Gold In Commonwealth Games Singles

England is predicted to win singles gold in both Squash events in next month’s Commonwealth Games for the first time ...

Instant Update #73

Instant Update #73

Latest edition of the WSF Newsletter, for March/April 2018 ...

Windy City Finals

Windy City Finals

Egyptians El Tayeb and ElShorbagy lift Windy City Open Crowns ...

Windy City  Semi-Finals

Windy City Semi-Finals

Contrasting semis in Chicago as Joelle King and Nour El Tayeb win in five while Mohamed and Marwan Elshorbagy ease through in three ...

WSF World Juniors 2018 Chennai

WSF World Juniors 2018 Chennai

Saudi Arabia will participate in a World Team Squash Championship for the first time when a team from the Arab state competes in the 2018 WSF Men's World Junior Team Championship in India in July ...

Malaysia to host 2019 WSF World Juniors

Malaysia to host 2019 WSF World Juniors

The World Squash Federation has awarded Malaysia the rights to host the World Junior Squash Championships in 2019 ...

February World Rankings

February World Rankings

Nour El Tayeb reaches the top three as Simon Rosner returns to a career high number six ...

ToC Finals : El Sherbini & Rosner triumph in NY

ToC Finals : El Sherbini & Rosner triumph in NY

Simon Rösner and Nour El Sherbini prevailed on finals day at the 2018 J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions at Grand Central in New York ...

Tournament of Champions Semi-Finals

Tournament of Champions Semi-Finals

Plenty of upsets in New York as Simon Rosner beats top seed Gregory Gaultier and Nour El Tayeb dethrones Camille Serme ...

Tournament of Champions New York

Tournament of Champions New York

The first PSA World Series event of the year is down to the semi-finals at New York's Grand Central Terminal ...

El Sherbini claims historic inaugural Saudi Women’s Masters crown

El Sherbini claims historic inaugural Saudi Women’s Masters crown

World No.1 Nour El Sherbini triumphed over compatriot Raneem El Welily to win the inaugural Saudi PSA Women's Squash Masters in Riyadh ..

Instant Update #72

Instant Update #72

Latest Edition of the WSF Newsletter, for Jan/Feb 2018 ...

WSF & PSA Engage Weber Shandwick for Squash Paris 2024 Olympic Games Bid

WSF & PSA Engage Weber Shandwick for Squash Paris 2024 Olympic Games Bid

The World Squash Federation  in partnership with the Professional Squash Association (PSA) has appointed Weber Shandwick, one of the world’s leading global communications and engagement firms, as communications campaign partner to provide strategic counsel and global public relations to support the bid for squash to be included in the Paris 2024 Olympic Games Programme. Commenting Continue Reading...

WSF Launch Partnership With German Footwear Brand Teuton

WSF Launch Partnership With German Footwear Brand Teuton

The WSF is delighted to announce a new three-year agreement with the performance footwear brand Teuton Sports ...

WSF Ambassador Programme 2018

WSF Ambassador Programme 2018

Egypt's Ramy Ashour and France's Camille Serme will lead the 2018 WSF Ambassador Programme to Armenia and Ukraine in June next year ...

WSF VP Serna elected to PSA Board

WSF VP Serna elected to PSA Board

At the PSA AGM held in Manchester during the PSA World Championships, WSF Vice-President Pablo Serna was elected to the PSA Board ...

Welily and ElShorbagy crowned World Champions

Welily and ElShorbagy crowned World Champions

Egyptian duo Mohamed ElShorbagy and Raneem El Welily are the 2017 AJ Bell PSA World Champions ...

World Squash Championships – Semi-Finals

World Squash Championships – Semi-Finals

ElShorbagy brothers to go Head-to-Head in historic all-Egyptian World Championship Finals ...

World Squash Championships – Quarter-Finals

World Squash Championships – Quarter-Finals

Three-time champion Nick Matthew bows out in the quarter-finals in Manchester to end British interest ...

Marseille Hosts WSF AGM

Marseille Hosts WSF AGM

The French city of Marseille has this week hosted the 47th World Squash Federation AGM and Conference ...

Men’s World Teams Final

Men’s World Teams Final

Dominant Egypt reclaim title in Marseille ...

Men’s World Team Semi-Finals

Men’s World Team Semi-Finals

Title-Holders England to face top seeds Egypt in final In Marseille ...

Men’s World Teams Quarter-Finals

Men’s World Teams Quarter-Finals

Hong Kong Deny Hosts In Major Upset In Marseille Hong Kong China relegated France to their lowest finish in the WSF Men’s World Team Squash Championship for at least 16 years after upsetting the hosts in the quarter-finals of the biennial World Squash Federation event in front of a capacity French crowd at Salle Vallier in Marseille. The third seeds, led by world No.1 Gregory Gaultier, Continue Reading...

Men’s World Teams – Round of Sixteen

Men’s World Teams – Round of Sixteen

India strike back to reclaim top 8 world status In Marseille ...

Men’s World Teams – Day Three

Men’s World Teams – Day Three

Top 16 Seeds Ease Into World Championship Last 16 In Marseille The views of the seedings committee of the WSF Men’s World Team Squash Championship were fully endorsed when the top 16 seeds secured their places in the last 16 knockout stage of the biennial World Squash Federation event at Modern Squash in the French city of Marseille. Spain ended a 28-year absence Continue Reading...

Men’s World Teams, Day Two

Men’s World Teams, Day Two

Malaysia produced the first upset in the WSF Men's World Team Squash Championship by beating Asian rivals India, the eighth seeds, 2/1 in the second qualifying round ...

Men’s World Teams under way in Marseille

Men’s World Teams under way in Marseille

Top seeds untroubled on the opening day of the 2017 Men's World Teams in France ..

Hosts France Bidding For World Breakthrough In Marseille

Hosts France Bidding For World Breakthrough In Marseille

Hosts France Bidding For World Breakthrough In Marseille Appearing in the championship for the ninth time in a row, illustrious Frenchman Gregory Gaultier will be aiming to win the only major title that has so far eluded him and his country when he leads France in the WSF Men’s World Team Squash Championship on home Continue Reading...

Hong Kong Open Finals

Hong Kong Open Finals

Egyptian duo ElShorbagy and El Sherbini lift Hong Kong Open titles ...

Hong Kong Open Semis

Hong Kong Open Semis

The Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Open will feature two all-Egyptian finals for the first time in its 32-year history ...

WSF Men’s World Teams Seeding

WSF Men’s World Teams Seeding

Three-time champions Egypt are seeded to reclaim the Men's WSF World Team Squash Championship title in France next month ...

Qatar Classic – Elshorbagy claims a third crown

Qatar Classic – Elshorbagy claims a third crown

Mohamed Elshorbagy beats Tarek Momen in an all-Egyptian final to claim a third Qatar Classic title in Doha ...

Qatar Classic Semi-Finals

Qatar Classic Semi-Finals

Mohamed Elshorbagy and Tarek Momen set up all-Egyptian final in Doha ...

Instant Update #71

Instant Update #71

The latest edition of the WSF Newsletter, for Nov/Dec 2017 ...

Channel VAS Final

Channel VAS Final

Top seed Mohamed ElShorbagy defeated World No.5 Ali Farag in the final of the $100k 2017 Channel VAS Championships at St George’s Hill ...

U.S. Open Finals – Tayeb and Farag Family Double

U.S. Open Finals – Tayeb and Farag Family Double

Farag and El Tayeb seal U.S. Open Titles to write names into Sports History Egyptian couple Ali Farag and Nour El Tayeb wrote their names into the history books as they triumphed at the 2017 U.S. Open Presented by Macquarie Investment Management to become the first married couple in sporting history ever to win the Continue Reading...

U.S. Open Semi-Finals

U.S. Open Semi-Finals

Two Egyptian champions are guaranteed for the first PSA World Series event of the season in Philadelphia ...

French Minister Flessel Supports Squash

French Minister Flessel Supports Squash

France's Minister of Sport Laura Flessel visited the French Squash National Training Centre in Creteil to watch Camille Serme ...

World Squash Day 2017

World Squash Day 2017

The world's leading squash players are encouraging every club on the planet to open their doors to support World Squash Day ...

World Rankings – October 2017

World Rankings – October 2017

Latest PSA World Squash Rankings ...

San Francisco Finals

San Francisco Finals

Mohamed ElShorbagy and Sarah-Jane Perry are the 2017 Oracle NetSuite Open champions ...

World Hardball Doubles Finals

World Hardball Doubles Finals

England claimed two of the three titles on offer - for the second time in a row - in St Louis ...

World Hardball Doubles

World Hardball Doubles

Day Three: Giant-Killer Russell marches on at World Hardball Doubles Championships in St Louis

PSA & WSF Sign Squash Partnership Agreement

PSA & WSF Sign Squash Partnership Agreement

The PSA and WSF have signed a Memorandum of Understanding that will see the two bodies work in unison towards achieving a joint vision for the future of Squash on a global scale ...

Squash’s YOG Debut Formalised

Squash’s YOG Debut Formalised

Squash's debut in the 2018 Youth Olympic Games was finalised at a meeting with the Organising Committee in Buenos Aires ...

Instant Update #70

Instant Update #70

Latest Edition of the WSF Newsletter, for Sep /Oct 2017 ...

World Hardball Doubles

World Hardball Doubles

The three World Hardball Doubles Squash Championships titles will change hands according to the seedings and draws ...

World Doubles – Finals

World Doubles – Finals

New Zealand retained the Women's and Mixed gold medals whilst Australia reclaimed the Men's title in Manchester ...

World Doubles – Semi-Finals

World Doubles – Semi-Finals

Defending champions through to the Men's, Women's and Mixed finals in Manchester ...

World Doubles – Quarter-finals

World Doubles – Quarter-finals

The quarter-finals of the WSF World Doubles in England produced two surprise wins for the hosts ...

Squash Celebrates World Games Success

Squash Celebrates World Games Success

The WSF is celebrating a highly successful presentation of the sport at the World Games in Poland ...

World Doubles – Day One

World Doubles – Day One

The WSF World Doubles gets under way in Manchester, with a busy day of Pool matches ...

World Junior Teams Final

World Junior Teams Final

Egypt claimed a sixth Women's World Junior Team title in a row in Tauranga, New Zealand ...

World Games Finals

World Games Finals

Simon Rösner and Camille Serme won gold for Germany and France, respectively, in Poland tonight ..

World Junior Teams – Semi-Finals

World Junior Teams – Semi-Finals

Egypt & Malaysia To Contest World Final In New Zealand The top two seeds Egypt and Malaysia will contest the final of the WSF Women’s World Junior Team Squash Championship in New Zealand after 2/0 victories in today’s semi-finals at the Queen Elizabeth Youth Centre in Tauranga. Whilst hot favourites Egypt are celebrating their eighth final in a row (see above) and bidding for a sixth Continue Reading...

World Games Semi-Finals

World Games Semi-Finals

  David Defeated While France Close In On World Games Gold France will go for gold in both the men’s and women’s World Games squash finals in Poland tomorrow (Friday), but the day’s semi-final headlines were grabbed by Hong Kong’s Joey Chan who upset three-time gold medallist Nicol David on the all-glass showcourt at the Hasta la Vista club in the city of Wroclaw, bringing to an Continue Reading...

World Junior Teams – Quarter-Finals

World Junior Teams – Quarter-Finals

The top four seeds will contest the semi-finals of the WSF Women's World Junior Team Championship in New Zealand ...

World Games Quarter-Finals

World Games Quarter-Finals

France eyes up record World Games medal haul in Wroclaw ...

World Junior Teams – Day Two

World Junior Teams – Day Two

Germany claim surprise Quarter-Final berth in World Junior Team Champs Tenth seeds Germany produced the biggest upset on the final day of qualifying in the WSF Women’s World Junior Team Squash Championship in New Zealand when they beat 7th seeds Canada to claim a place in the quarter-finals of the biennial World Squash Federation event Continue Reading...

World Games – Day One

World Games – Day One

Newly-Weds Castagnet & Kandra Set Up World Games Clash Following both their weddings just over a week ago, Germany’s Raphael Kandra and Frenchman Mathieu Castagnet set up a surprise quarter-final clash in the World Games Squash Championships in Poland after surviving second round matches at Hasta la Vista in the city of Wroclaw. Squash is making its fifth appearance in the World Games, the quadrennial multi-sport event Continue Reading...

World Junior Teams

World Junior Teams

WSF Women’s World Junior Teams 2017, Tauranga, New Zealand With the Individual Champions crowned, it was on to the Women’s Team event, with the first of two days of Pool matches which would determine the quarter-finalists, both days featuring three sessions of three matches, one at Queen Elizabeth Youth Centre and two at the Devoy Continue Reading...

Hasta La Vista prepares for World Games

Hasta La Vista prepares for World Games

The finishing touches are being made to the world's largest squash club as Poland prepares to welcome the sport's top players ...

Egyptians Tarek & Araby score World Junior double in New Zealand

Egyptians Tarek & Araby score World Junior double in New Zealand

It was an Egyptian double - the fifth in the history of the tournament - today in New Zealand ...

Tarek & Crouin create shock World Junior Final in New Zealand

Tarek & Crouin create shock World Junior Final in New Zealand

A men's final missing both of the top two seeds will bring the 2017 WSF World Juniors to a climax in New Zealand ...

Satomi sinks Stefanoni to make World Semi in New Zealand

Satomi sinks Stefanoni to make World Semi in New Zealand

Satomi Watanabe became the first ever Japanese player to reach the men's or women's World Junior semi-finals ...

Mixed fortunes for Egyptians in World Juniors

Mixed fortunes for Egyptians in World Juniors

There were some significant upsets in the fourth round of play in the World Juniors in New Zealand ...

World Juniors New Zealand

World Juniors New Zealand

The WSF World Junior Championship is taking place in Tauranga, New Zealand ...

Buenos Aires 2018 take Youth Olympic Games to the next level with Squash

Buenos Aires 2018 take Youth Olympic Games to the next level with Squash

Squash has been confirmed as a showcase sport at the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina, in October 2018 ...

Instant Update #69

Instant Update #69

Latest edition of the WSF Newsletter, for July/August 2017 ...

World Junior Championships Draws Predict Egyptian Double In NZ

World Junior Championships Draws Predict Egyptian Double In NZ

Egyptians are seeded to win both individual titles in the WSF World Junior Squash Championships next month in New Zealand...

A History of Squash

A History of Squash

The World Squash Federation has published a new history of its sport ...

ElShorbagy and Massaro capture World Series Finals Titles

ElShorbagy and Massaro capture World Series Finals Titles

Mohamed ElShorbagy and defending champion Laura Massaro claimed the Men’s and Women’s titles at the Dubai World Series Finals ...

English duo to face Egyptian pair in World Series Finals

English duo to face Egyptian pair in World Series Finals

It will be England versus Egypt in the finals of the 2016/17 PSA Dubai World Series Finals after a breathtaking night of semi-final action at Dubai Opera ...

French Double at 2016/17 PSA Awards

French Double at 2016/17 PSA Awards

There was double delight for France at the 2016/17 PSA Awards as Gregory Gaultier and Camille Serme collected the Player of Year awards ...

Nicol David in record World Games Gold bid

Nicol David in record World Games Gold bid

Malaysia's eight-time women's world champion Nicol David is bidding to win a record fourth World Games gold medal next month in Poland ...

June World Rankings

June World Rankings

The June 2017 PSA World Rankings see France's Gregory Gaultier become World #1 for the sixth time ...

WSF Men’s World Teams – Entries announced

WSF Men’s World Teams – Entries announced

Debutants Iraq, Israel & Jamaica among 28 Nations nn Men's World Championship In France ...

World Doubles Championships Attract 12 Nations

World Doubles Championships Attract 12 Nations

Hosts England will lead 12 nations that have confirmed entry for the 2017 WSF World Doubles Squash Championships in Manchester ...

Pakistan’s Toorpakai Appointed to IOC Women in Sport Commission

Pakistan’s Toorpakai Appointed to IOC Women in Sport Commission

Pakistan squash star Maria Toorpakai Wazir has been appointed to the International Olympic Committee's Women in Sport Commission ...

Instant Update – Issue 68

Instant Update – Issue 68

The May/June 2017 edition of the WSF Newsletter ...

France flourish in Europe while India make history in Asia

France flourish in Europe while India make history in Asia

Squash players throughout Asia and Europe converged on Chennai in India and the Finnish capital Helsinki, respectively, in a bid for supremacy in the 19th Asian Championships and the top two divisions of the European Team Championships. The partisan crowd surrounding the all-glass showcourt at the Express Avenue Mall in Chennai could not have hoped Continue Reading...

New Zealand Dominant In World Masters Games

New Zealand Dominant In World Masters Games

Hosts New Zealand claimed the lion's share of the Squash titles in the 2017 World Masters Games ...

El Sherbini and Gaultier win in El Gouna

El Sherbini and Gaultier win in El Gouna

Egypt's Nour El Sherbini retained her women's world championship title while Gregory Gaultier claimed the El Gouna International ...

El Sherbini and El Welily set up all-Egyptian Women’s World Final

El Sherbini and El Welily set up all-Egyptian Women’s World Final

here is guaranteed to be an Egyptian winner of the Orascom Development PSA Women’s World Championship for a second year in a row ...

Gawad and Gaultier to meet in El Gouna Final

Gawad and Gaultier to meet in El Gouna Final

World Champion Karim Abdel Gawad will become the new World No.1 after he beat Fares Dessouky to reach the final of the El Gouna International ...

Women’s World Championship Quarter-Finals

Women’s World Championship Quarter-Finals

The Orascom Development PSA Women’s World Championship is down to the last four in Egypt ...

El Gouna International Quarter-Finals

El Gouna International Quarter-Finals

The El Gouna International Men's PSA World Series event is down to the last four in Egypt ...

British Open Finals

British Open Finals

Gregory Gaultier and Laura Massaro are the 2017 British Open Champions ...

British Open Semi-Finals

British Open Semi-Finals

Egyptian Champions dethroned as three English make the finals in Hull ...

British Open Quarter-Finals

British Open Quarter-Finals

Seven previous British Open winners will contest the semi-finals in Hull ...

Regions Refine Junior Talent In Preparation For NZ World Championships

Regions Refine Junior Talent In Preparation For NZ World Championships

Squash's National Federations will be making full use of the WSF Regional Federation management of their regional junior championships ...

Teams confirmed for 2017 Women’s World Junior Championship in NZ

Teams confirmed for 2017 Women’s World Junior Championship in NZ

A total of 14 nations will take part in the 2017 WSF Women's World Junior Team Championship in New Zealand ...

Instant Update Issue #67

Instant Update Issue #67

Latest edition of the WSF Newsletter, for March/April 2017 ...

Windy City Open Finals

Windy City Open Finals

Gregory Gaultier and Raneem El Welily claim the 2017 Windy City Open titles ...

March World Rankings

March World Rankings

No major changes in the latest PSA rankings, but nice boosts for James Willstrop and Tesni Evans ,,,

Windy City Open Semi-Finals

Windy City Open Semi-Finals

Marwan Elshorbagy was one of three Egyptians to win through to the finals in Chicago ...

Windy City Open Quarter-Finals

Windy City Open Quarter-Finals

News from the latest PSA World Series event, in Chicago ...

Men’s World Team Championship Returns To France

Men’s World Team Championship Returns To France

The World Squash Federation has awarded the rights to host the 2017 Men's WSF World Team Squash Championship to France ...

India to host 2018 World Junior Championships

India to host 2018 World Junior Championships

For the third time since 2002, India will host the WSF World Junior Squash Championships ...

India & Malaysia Strike Gold At Asian Junior Championships

India & Malaysia Strike Gold At Asian Junior Championships

Favourites India and Malaysia fulfilled their seedings in the Asian Junior Team Squash Championships ...

February World Rankings

February World Rankings

James Willstrop returns to the top ten as Camille Serme rises to number two ...

St Louis To Host 2017 World Hardball Doubles Championships

St Louis To Host 2017 World Hardball Doubles Championships

The 2017 World Hardball Doubles Squash Championships will be staged in St Louis, in the US state of Missouri, from 21-24 September.

WSF Publish New Court Specifications

WSF Publish New Court Specifications

he World Squash Federation has extensively updated its specifications for Squash Courts, featuring various new clauses and drawings ...

Armenia & Ukraine To Host 2017 WSF Ambassador Programme

Armenia & Ukraine To Host 2017 WSF Ambassador Programme

Armenia and Ukraine will host the 2017 WSF Ambassador Programme later this year ...

ToC Finals

ToC Finals

Camille Serme and Karim Abdel Gawad become first-time Tournament of Champions winners in New York ...

Tournament of Champions – Semi-Finals

Tournament of Champions – Semi-Finals

French duo Gregory Gaultier and Camille Serme oust top seeds and defending champions in the semi-finals in Grand Central ...

Squash embarks upon a new era of collaboration

Squash embarks upon a new era of collaboration

The PSA and WSF have agreed in principle to adopt a new Memorandum of Understanding ...

Jan 2017 World Rankings

Jan 2017 World Rankings

PSA Men's and Women's World Rankings for the start of the new year ...

Instant Update #66

Instant Update #66

The latest edition of the WSF Newsletter, for Jan/Feb 2017 ...

Qualifier Coll lifts Channel VAS Championship Crown

Qualifier Coll lifts Channel VAS Championship Crown

New Zealand’s World No.33 Paul Coll lifted the biggest title of his career after a sensational final performance at St George's Hill in Surrey ...

Egypt claim Women’s World Teams title in Paris

Egypt claim Women’s World Teams title in Paris

Seventeen nations are competing for the WSF Women's World Team Squash Championship title in France ...

Instant Update – Issue 65

Instant Update – Issue 65

The November/December 2016 edition of the WSF Newsletter ...

Qatar Classic – Final

Qatar Classic – Final

World Champion Karim Abdel Gawad continues his run of great form in Doha ...

Qatar Classic – Semi-Finals

Qatar Classic – Semi-Finals

Mohamed Elshorbagy and Karim Abdel Gawad set up an all-Egyptian final in Doha ...

Qatar Classic – Quarter-Finals

Qatar Classic – Quarter-Finals

Daryl Selby joins the remaining top seeds in the semi-finals of the latest PSA World Series event in Doha ...

Jacques Fontaine Elected World Squash Federation President

Jacques Fontaine Elected World Squash Federation President

Today’s Annual General Meeting of the World Squash Federation elected a new President to succeed N. Ramachandran

Karim Abdel Gawad claims Men’s World Title in Cairo

Karim Abdel Gawad claims Men’s World Title in Cairo

Karim Abdel Gawad takes World Championship title after Ramy Ashour retires through injury ...

Wadi Degla Men’s World Championship – Semis

Wadi Degla Men’s World Championship – Semis

Ramy Ashour and Karim Abdel Gawad to contest all-Egyptian World final in Cairo ...

Wadi Degla Men’s World Championship – Quarters

Wadi Degla Men’s World Championship – Quarters

Defending champion Gregory Gaultier joins three Egyptians in the semi-finals of the PSA Men's World Championship in Cairo ...

Squash World Unites for 2016 World Squash Day

Squash World Unites for 2016 World Squash Day

Squash facilities around the world will be opening their doors to welcome newcomers to the sport tomorrow ...

Serme and Elshorbagy claim U.S. Open titles

Serme and Elshorbagy claim U.S. Open titles

Serme Claims Historic 2016 US Open Crown as ElShorbagy doubles up Two years after becoming the first Frenchwoman ever to win the historic British Open Camille Serme, the 27-year-old from Creteil, wrote her name into the squash history books once again by defeating World No.1 Nour El Sherbini in the final of the 2016 Delaware Continue Reading...

U.S. Open Semi-Finals

U.S. Open Semi-Finals

Serme and Matthew to meet top seeds Sherbini and Elshorbagy in U.S. Open Finals ...

England to host 2017 World Doubles Championships

England to host 2017 World Doubles Championships

England will host the WSF World Double Squash Championships next year for the first time ...

England & South Africa share World Masters honours

England & South Africa share World Masters honours

England claimed five gold medals and hosts South Africa a total haul of 21 medals in the 2016 World Masters Squash Championships in Johannesburg ..

Hosts USA strike Triple-Gold in PanAm Championships

Hosts USA strike Triple-Gold in PanAm Championships

In the 24th staging of the Pan American Squash Championships - but the first to be held in the USA - the hosts clinched three gold medals ...

WSF World Masters – South Africa

WSF World Masters – South Africa

The 2016 edition of trhe WSF World Masters is under way in Johannesburg ...

Gawad and El Welily crowned Al-Ahram Open Champions

Gawad and El Welily crowned Al-Ahram Open Champions

Karim Abdel Gawad and Raneem El Welily took the spoils in the 2016 Al-Ahram Squash Open NewGiza in front of the Pyramids ...

Al-Ahram Squash Open – semi-finals

Al-Ahram Squash Open – semi-finals

Two all-Egyptian finals beckon in the $100k Al-Ahram Open, taking place at the foot of the Great Pyramids of Giza ...

Malaysian Wee Wern earns double first at World University Championships

Malaysian Wee Wern earns double first at World University Championships

A dramatic fightback in the final of the World University Team Champs saw hosts Malaysia overcome top seeds Hong Kong to win the title for the first time ...

Golan & Serme are European Champions

Golan & Serme are European Champions

The 2016 European Individual Squash Championships concluded in contrasting styles in Prague as France's Camille Serme won the women's title and Spaniard Borja Golan clinched the men's gold medal ..

Low Wee Wern & Yip Tsz Fung claim World University Titles

Low Wee Wern & Yip Tsz Fung claim World University Titles

Top seeds Low Wee Wern and Yip Tsz Fung triumphed in the 9th World University Squash Championships in Kuala Lumpur ...

Instant Update – Issue #64

Instant Update – Issue #64

The Sep/Oct 2016 edition of the WSF Newsletter ...

Racketball becomes ‘Squash 57’ in Global Rebranding

Racketball becomes ‘Squash 57’ in Global Rebranding

Racketball will be rebranded as Squash 57 in an initiative spearheaded by the World Squash Federation ...

Egyptian pair Gohar and Ashour claim Hong Kong Open crowns

Egyptian pair Gohar and Ashour claim Hong Kong Open crowns

There was double delight for Egyptian squash in the finals of the 2016 Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Open ..

Gohar ends David’s 11 Year Hong Kong reign

Gohar ends David’s 11 Year Hong Kong reign

Three Egyptians won through to the semi-finals of the Hong Kong Open as Nicol David's winning run finally comes to an end ...

WSF World Junior Teams – Poland

WSF World Junior Teams – Poland

The WSF Men's World Junior Team Championship is taking place in Bielsko-Biala, Poland ...

WSF World Doubles – Australia

WSF World Doubles – Australia

The WSF World Doubles Championships are under way in Darwin, Australia ...

WSF World Juniors – Poland

WSF World Juniors – Poland

Malaysia's Eain Yow Ng and Egypt's Nouran Gohar are WSF World Junior Squash Champions 2016 ...

Hosts Australia Seeded For Double Gold In Darwin World Doubles

Hosts Australia Seeded For Double Gold In Darwin World Doubles

Hosts Australia are predicted to take gold in two of the three events in the 2016 WSF World Doubles Squash Championships in Darwin next month according to the seedings announced today by the World Squash Federation – while Queenslander Rachael Grinham is expected to become the first player in the sport’s history to win gold Continue Reading...

British Parliament Debates Squash Olympic Bid

British Parliament Debates Squash Olympic Bid

A Member of the UK Parliament has urged the British government to take action for her favourite sport ...

Instant Update #63

Instant Update #63

Latest July/August 2016 edition of the WSF Newsletter ...

Egypt Set To Strike Double World Junior Championships Gold In Poland

Egypt Set To Strike Double World Junior Championships Gold In Poland

Egypt are set to strike double gold when the 2016 WSF World Junior Squash Championships take place in Bielsko-Biała in Poland in August ...

Nicol David Sets Historic Record Ranking Run

Nicol David Sets Historic Record Ranking Run

Malaysia's eight-time World Champion Nicol David celebrates an historic milestone after reaching her 151st successive month in the world top 10 ...

Squash Returns To Great Pyramid of Giza

Squash Returns To Great Pyramid of Giza

The Great Pyramid of Giza will once again provide the backdrop for a professional squash tournament this September ...

Minnows Macau Make World Squash Pledge: “We’re Coming!”

Minnows Macau Make World Squash Pledge: “We’re Coming!”

Forever in the shadow of neighbours Hong Kong, Macau is aiming high in its plans for Squash following the three-day WSF Ambassador Programme visit ...

WSF Ambassadors Set To Put Dalian On Squash Map

WSF Ambassadors Set To Put Dalian On Squash Map

The legacy of a three-day WSF Ambassador Programme visit to the Liaoning Province in China will be to put the city of Dalian on the international Squash map ...

China Bids To Host First World Squash Championship

China Bids To Host First World Squash Championship

The Liaoning Province city of Dalian is bidding to make squash history by becoming the first in China to host a World Squash Championship ...

World Squash Federation EGM Brings Change

World Squash Federation EGM Brings Change

A World Squash Federation Extraordinary General Meeting, held today in London and presided over by WSF President N Ramachandran, was attended by delegates from 43 nations.

Massaro and Gaultier are PSA Dubai World Series Finals Champions

Massaro and Gaultier are PSA Dubai World Series Finals Champions

England's Laura Massaro and Frenchman Gregory Gaultier reigned supreme during the final night of action at the PSA Dubai World Series Finals ..

World Series Finals Dubai – semi-finals

World Series Finals Dubai – semi-finals

World No.13 Cameron Pilley pulled off a big upset in Dubai as he downed title favourite Mohamed ElShorbagy in the semi-finals ...

World Series Finals Dubai – Day Three

World Series Finals Dubai – Day Three

After three days of pool matches in Dubai, the semi-finalists are decided ...

World Series Finals – Day Two

World Series Finals – Day Two

England's three-time World Champion Nick Matthew crashed out of the 2015/16 PSA Dubai World Series Finals on Day Two ...

World Series Finals Dubai – Day One

World Series Finals Dubai – Day One

The opening day of the 2015/16 PSA Dubai World Series Finals saw underdogs Cameron Pilley and Miguel Angel Rodriguez upset the form book to claim significant first round victories ...

Instant Update #62

Instant Update #62

Latest edition of the WSF Newsletter, for May/June 2016 ...

Entries Close For 2016 Women’s World Team Championship In France

Entries Close For 2016 Women’s World Team Championship In France

While hosts France will be bidding to reach the final for the first time, European rivals England will be striving to defend their title at the 2016 WSF Women’s World Team Squash Championship ...

El Sherbini becomes youngest ever Women’s World Champion

El Sherbini becomes youngest ever Women’s World Champion

Nour El Sherbini produced one of the greatest comebacks in World Championship history as she overturned a 2-0 deficit to defeat Laura Massaro in the final of the Naza PSA Women’s World Championship in Bukit Jalil, Malaysia ...

Elshorbagy Is 2016 El Gouna International Champion

Elshorbagy Is 2016 El Gouna International Champion

Egypt's Mohamed Elshorbagy continued his recent domination by defeating World Champion Gregory Gaultier 3-2 in the final of the 2016 El Gouna International ...

Massaro and El Sherbini to Contest Women’s World Championship Final

Massaro and El Sherbini to Contest Women’s World Championship Final

The top two players in Women’s squash, Laura Massaro and Nour El Sherbini, will go head-to-head for the Naza PSA Women’s World Championship crown ...

Elshorbagy and Gaultier to meet In El Gouna International Final

Elshorbagy and Gaultier to meet In El Gouna International Final

World No.1 Mohamed Elshorbagy and World Champion Gregory Gaultier will go head-to-head when they line up for the final of the 2016 El Gouna International in the Egyptian Red Sea resort ...

Egyptian Finalist Guaranteed in Women’s World Championship

Egyptian Finalist Guaranteed in Women’s World Championship

Nour El Sherbini, led her compatriots through the quarter-final stage by dispatching home hero Nicol David in Kuala Lumpur ...

Rodriguez Roars Into El Gouna Semis

Rodriguez Roars Into El Gouna Semis

Top seeds Mohamed Elshorbagy and Gregory Gaultier set to face unexpected opponents in the semi-final in El Gouna ...

El Sherbini and David Set up Mouthwatering Women’s World Championship Quarter-Final Clash

El Sherbini and David Set up Mouthwatering Women’s World Championship Quarter-Final Clash

Egyptian World No.2 Nour El Sherbini and current World Champion Nicol David will go head-to-head in a highly-anticipated quarter-final battle in the Naza PSA Women’s World Championship ...

Elshorbagy leads Egyptian charge into El Gouna Quarters

Elshorbagy leads Egyptian charge into El Gouna Quarters

Five Egyptians through to the quarter-finals of the final PSA World Series event in the Egyptian Red Sea resort ...

WSF Ambassadors Set Sights On Dalian & Macau

WSF Ambassadors Set Sights On Dalian & Macau

The 2016 WSF Ambassador Programme will focus on China this summer when Malaysians Low Wee Wern and Ong Beng Hee lead the latest World Squash Federation initiative ...

Egyptian duo Elshorbagy and El Sherbini lift British Open titles

Egyptian duo Elshorbagy and El Sherbini lift British Open titles

Women’s World No.5 Nour El Sherbini and Men’s defending champion Mohamed Elshorbagy captured the 2016 Allam British Open titles in Hull ...

Egyptian Quartet Make History At 2016 British Open

Egyptian Quartet Make History At 2016 British Open

The final of the 2016 Allam British Open will feature four Egyptians for the first time ever ...

British Open – Quarter-Finals

British Open – Quarter-Finals

There will be three Egyptian men in the semi-final stage of the prestigious Allam British Open for the first time in the modern era ..

WSF awards 2018 World Masters to USA

WSF awards 2018 World Masters to USA

The 2018 WSF World Masters Squash Championships will take place in Charlottesville, Virginia, following the World Squash Federation's decision to stage the biennial event in the USA ...

New Zealand To Host 2017 WSF World Junior Championships

New Zealand To Host 2017 WSF World Junior Championships

28 years after staging the third edition of the biennial event in 1989, New Zealand will host the 17th WSF Women's World Junior Team Squash Championship in Tauranga in July next year ...

Instant Update #61

Instant Update #61

The March/April 2016 edition of the WSF Newsletter ...

Elshorbagy and El Welily Triumph in Windy City Open

Elshorbagy and El Welily Triumph in Windy City Open

Egyptian duo Mohamed Elshorbagy and Raneem El Welily triumphed in their respective title-deciders at the 2016 Windy City Open ...

Egyptians Dominate As Windy City Open Finalists Decided

Egyptians Dominate As Windy City Open Finalists Decided

The finals of the 2016 Windy City Open presented will have a heavy Egyptian feel ...

Windy City Open – Quarter-Finals

Windy City Open – Quarter-Finals

Former World No.1 Nicol David crashed out of the 2016 Windy City Open PSA World Series tournament at the quarter-final stage after falling to a straight-games defeat at the hands of Egyptian Nour El Sherbini ...

Gawad Lifts Swedish Open Crown

Gawad Lifts Swedish Open Crown

World No.9 Karim Abdel Gawad overcame fellow Egyptian and close friend Tarek Momen in a dramatic final in the 2016 UCS Swedish Open in Linköping

Jordan & Hosts Poland To Make World Junior Team Championship Debut

Jordan & Hosts Poland To Make World Junior Team Championship Debut

Jordan and hosts Poland will make their debuts when 26 nations – representing all five continents - contest the 2016 WSF Men’s World Junior Team Squash Championship in the city of Bielsko-Biała from 12–17 August.

Elshorbagy and El Sherbini Take Tournament of Champions Spoils

Elshorbagy and El Sherbini Take Tournament of Champions Spoils

It was an Egyptian Double in New York for the first PSA World Series event of the year ...

Tournament of Champions Semi-Finals

Tournament of Champions Semi-Finals

DefendingChampion Mohamed Elshorbagy to meet Nick Matthew while Amanda Sobhy sets up Nour El Sherbini clash ...

Shocks Galore in Tournament of Champions Quarter-Finals

Shocks Galore in Tournament of Champions Quarter-Finals

A number of surprise results lit up the quarter-final stage of the 2016 Women’s J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions in New York ...

Instant Update #60

Instant Update #60

The latest edition of the WSF newsletter, January/February 2016 ...

Castagnet to Meet Elshorbagy in First Tournament of Champions Semi-Final

Castagnet to Meet Elshorbagy in First Tournament of Champions Semi-Final

French No.2 Mathieu Castagnet overcame former World No.5 Borja Golan in a lengthy battle in the quarter-final of the 2016 Men’s J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions ...

Sobhy Stuns Defending Champion El Welily at Tournament of Champions

Sobhy Stuns Defending Champion El Welily at Tournament of Champions

Amanda Sobhy pulled off the biggest win of her career as she eliminated defending champion and World No.2 Raneem El Welily in the second round of the J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions ...

Australia to host 2016 World Doubles Championships

Australia to host 2016 World Doubles Championships

Australia will host the 2016 World International Doubles Squash Championships after winning the rights from the WSF ...

David and Elshorbagy retain Hong Kong titles

David and Elshorbagy retain Hong Kong titles

Nicol David and Mohamed Elshorbagy produce scintillating performances to retain their Hong Kong Open titles in style ...

Historic Night in Hong Kong as finalists celebrate momentous moments

Historic Night in Hong Kong as finalists celebrate momentous moments

A momentous night of semi-final action at the Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Open saw all four victors celebrate momentous moments in their careers

Pilley stuns Gaultier in Hong Kong Quarters

Pilley stuns Gaultier in Hong Kong Quarters

Australian Cameron Pilley recorded one of the biggest wins of his career in the quarter-finals of of the 2015 Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Open ...

World Team Championship Postponed

World Team Championship Postponed

The 2015 WSF Men's World Team Squash Championship, which was due to take place later this month in the Egyptian capital Cairo, has been postponed.

World Champion Gaultier comes through stern test to reach Hong Kong Quarters

World Champion Gaultier comes through stern test to reach Hong Kong Quarters

Just one week after defeating a resurgent James Willstrop in the semi-finals of the 2015 World Championship en route to the title Gregory Gaultier was once again forced to produce some of his best squash ..

Hosts Egypt Seeded To Reclaim Men’s World Team Title

Hosts Egypt Seeded To Reclaim Men’s World Team Title

Hosts Egypt are expected to reclaim the WSF Men’s World Team Squash Championship title in Cairo in December according to the seedings announced today by the World Squash Federation.

France’s Gregory Gaultier is 2015 World Champion

France’s Gregory Gaultier is 2015 World Champion

Gregory Gaultier ended nine years of heartbreak to win the most prestigious tournament in squash at the fifth time of asking ...

World Team Championship Line-Ups – & Kiwis Competing – Confirmed

World Team Championship Line-Ups – & Kiwis Competing – Confirmed

15 of the top 20 players in the world will compete in the 2015 WSF Men's Team Championship in Egypt next month ...

Three-time Champions Ashour and Matthew out of 2015 World Championship

Three-time Champions Ashour and Matthew out of 2015 World Championship

A new World Champion is guaranteed after the quarter-finals in Bellevue, Washington ...

Willstrop stuns World #1 In World Championship shock

Willstrop stuns World #1 In World Championship shock

32-year-old Englishman James Willstrop recorded one of the biggest wins of his career as knocked World No.1 Mohamed Elshorbagy out of the 2015 Men’s World Championship

Men’s World Championship – Round Two

Men’s World Championship – Round Two

Two days of play in Bellevue, Washington, as the last sixteen of the Men's World Champs were decided ...

Poland To Host 2016 World Junior Championships

Poland To Host 2016 World Junior Championships

Just three years after first hosting a world championship in the sport, Poland has been selected by the WSF to stage the 2016 World Junior Squash Championships ..

Men’s World Championship – Round One

Men’s World Championship – Round One

The PSA Men's World Championship is taking place in the USA for the first time ...

Instant Update – Issue #59

Instant Update – Issue #59

Latest newsletter from the World Squash Federation, November / December 2015 ...

Elshorbagy and Massaro are 2015 Qatar Classic Champions

Elshorbagy and Massaro are 2015 Qatar Classic Champions

Egyptian Mohamed Elshorbagy and England’s Laura Massaro claimed the World Series Qatar Classic titles in Doha ...

Qatar Classic – semifinals

Qatar Classic – semifinals

Laura Massaro and Nour El Sherbini to contest women's final in Doha, Mohamed Elshorbagy and Gregory Gaultier to meet in men's climax ...

Qatar Classic – Round Two

Qatar Classic – Round Two

The 14th Qatar Classic, the second PSA World Series event of the season, is down to the quarter-final stage in Doha ...

WSF Men’s World Teams

WSF Men’s World Teams

The WSF Men's World Teams 2015 will take place in Cairo - rather than Kuwait - this December

Gaultier and Massaro claim U.S. Open titles

Gaultier and Massaro claim U.S. Open titles

England's Laura Massaro and France's Gregory Gaultier both beat Egyptian opponents in the finals of the U.S. Open PSA World Series event in Philadelphia ...

U.S. Open Semi-Finals

U.S. Open Semi-Finals

It was another night of upsets in Philadelphia as finalists of the Delaware Investments U.S. Open were decided ...

U.S. Open Quarter-Finals

U.S. Open Quarter-Finals

Both women's top seeds are beaten in the quarter-finals of the U.S. Open in Philadelphia ...

Stars Ride & Shine For World Squash Day

Stars Ride & Shine For World Squash Day

Clubs all over the planet made a racket for World Squash Day as the sport bounced back from its Olympic disappointment to demonstrate all the attributes that make it one of the fastest-growing sports on every continent.

U.S. Open Quarter-Finals decided in Philadelphia

U.S. Open Quarter-Finals decided in Philadelphia

After four days of main draw action in Philadelphia, the first PSA World Series event of the season has reached the quarter-final stage ...

Egypt Dominate US Open Second Round Draws

Egypt Dominate US Open Second Round Draws

The second round of the 2015 Delaware Investments US Open will feature a total of twelve Egyptians across both the Men’s and Women’s PSA World Series tournaments

Squash To Seek Clarification On ‘Difficult To Understand’ Olympic Rejection

Squash To Seek Clarification On ‘Difficult To Understand’ Olympic Rejection

As Squash begins to come to terms with its latest Olympic Games rejection, WSF President N Ramachandran admits that he finds it 'difficult to understand' the decision ...

WSF President ‘Devastated’ By Tokyo Recommendation

WSF President ‘Devastated’ By Tokyo Recommendation

WSF President N Ramachandran is 'devastated' by today's news that the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee has not recommended to the IOC that Squash be added to the programme of the 2020 Olympic Games ...

South Africa & Ireland Take Top Squash Honours In World Transplant Games

South Africa & Ireland Take Top Squash Honours In World Transplant Games

Squash players from all continents journeyed to Argentina to compete in the 20th World Transplant Games in Mar Del Plata ...

Elshorbagy Is British Grand Prix Champion

Elshorbagy Is British Grand Prix Champion

World No.1 Mohamed Elshorbagy dethroned England’s Nick Matthew 3-1 in the final of the 2015 AJ Bell British Squash Grand Prix ...

Doubles Treble Leads To Malaysia Commonwealth Youth Games Clean Sweep

Doubles Treble Leads To Malaysia Commonwealth Youth Games Clean Sweep

After success in both Squash Singles championships in the Commonwealth Youth Games in Samoa, Malaysia pairings clinched the titles in the three Doubles events ...

Eain Yow Ng & Sivasangari Subramaniam Celebrate Commonwealth Youth Games Gold

Eain Yow Ng & Sivasangari Subramaniam Celebrate Commonwealth Youth Games Gold

Eain Yow Ng and Sivasangari Subramaniam fulfilled their seedings in the Commonwealth Youth Games by claiming double gold for Malaysia in Squash's debut in the fifth staging of the Games in Samoa ...

El Welily and Gaultier take China Open titles

El Welily and Gaultier take China Open titles

Newly crowned World No.1 Raneem defeated compatriot Nouran Gohar 3-0 in the final of the 2015 Stars On The Bund China Open in Shanghai ...

Seeds Slip In Commonwealth Youth Games Clashes

Seeds Slip In Commonwealth Youth Games Clashes

While Eain Yow Ng and Sivasangari Subramaniam are still on course to provide double gold for Malaysia in Squash's debut in the Commonwealth Youth Games, a trio of lower seeds failed to claim their predicted places in the semi-finals ...

Instant Update #58

Instant Update #58

The latest edition of the WSF Newsletter ...

Raneem El Welily is new Women’s World No.1

Raneem El Welily is new Women’s World No.1

Egyptian Raneem El Welily has ended Nicol David’s unprecedented nine-year run as the uninterrupted World No.1 by topping the September 2015 PSA Women’s World Rankings ...

Glass Court Usage Grows As Squash Reaches Out

Glass Court Usage Grows As Squash Reaches Out

The staging of next month's International Masters Squash Open in Orlando, USA, highlights the growing use of all-glass squash courts by event promoters around the world ..

Record numbers exposed to Squash in 2015

Record numbers exposed to Squash in 2015

Squash reaches record numbers of TV viewers - and is set to be the first racquet sport to use Utlra HD ...

World Squash President Upbeat In Tokyo

World Squash President Upbeat In Tokyo

WSF President N Ramachandran, who led the Squash presentation at today's Olympic Games 2020 Additional Event Panel Presentation in host city Tokyo, was upbeat in comments made at the press conference which followed ...

Squash Set For Tokyo 2020 Presentation

Squash Set For Tokyo 2020 Presentation

Japanese teenagers Satomi Watanabe and Ryunosuke Tsukue will join a WSF team at the sport's presentation to the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee for consideration for the 2020 Olympic Games ...

Egypt Retain World Junior Team Title

Egypt Retain World Junior Team Title

Favourites Egypt beat USA 2/0 in the final of the WSF Women's World Junior Teams to claim the title for the fifth time in a row ...

Egypt & USA To Repeat World Junior Final

Top seeds Egypt and USA will meet in the final of the WSF Women's World Junior Team Squash Championship for the third time in a row ...

Malaysia Gatecrash World Junior Semis

Malaysia Gatecrash World Junior Semis

Malaysia join top seed Egypt, USA and England in the semi-finals of the WSF World Junior Team champs in Eindhoven ...

Elias & Gohar Are The 2015 World Junior Champions

Elias & Gohar Are The 2015 World Junior Champions

Diego Elias and Nouran Gohar have been crowned the champions of the 2015 WSF World Junior Individual Squash Championships ...

Champions Elias & Mohamed On Course For World Title Defence

Champions Elias & Mohamed On Course For World Title Defence

Defending champions Diego Elias and Habiba Mohamed are just one step away from retaining their titles in the WSF World Juniors in Eindhoven ...

Egyptians Home In On World Junior Titles

Egyptians Home In On World Junior Titles

Egyptians continued their advance in the 2015 WSF World Junior Individual Squash Championships at the Squashtime Centre in Eindhoven in the Netherlands ...

Egyptians Make It Five For The Fifth Year In The World Juniors

Egyptians Make It Five For The Fifth Year In The World Juniors

For a remarkable fifth successive year, five Egyptians will line up in the women's quarter-finals of the WSF World Junior Individual Squash Championships ...

Lee & Leonard Star In World Junior Openers

Lee & Leonard Star In World Junior Openers

After 100 matches and two rounds of action in the 2015 WSF World Juniors in the Netherlands, it was USA's Kayley Leonard and Englishman Charlie Lee who emerged as the biggest heroes of day ...

Papua New Guinea Teenager Vai Clinches Triple Gold For Pacific Games Hosts

Papua New Guinea Teenager Vai Clinches Triple Gold For Pacific Games Hosts

Just four days before her 17th birthday, Lynette Vai clinched her third Pacific Games Squash gold medal for hosts Papua New Guinea ...

Sobhy Makes PanAm Games History While USA & Canada Strike Team Gold

Sobhy Makes PanAm Games History While USA & Canada Strike Team Gold

New York squash star Amanda Sobhy made Pan American Games history by becoming the first player to win three gold medals in a single event when she led USA to victory in the Women's Team championship.

World Squash Day gets On the Ball for Unicef

World Squash Day gets On the Ball for Unicef

World Squash Day 2015 promises to be one of the biggest, most action-packed events on the sport’s calendar ...

Herrera/Vargas & Grainger/Sobhy Win Doubles PanAm Games Gold

Herrera/Vargas & Grainger/Sobhy Win Doubles PanAm Games Gold

Colombian duo Andrés Herrera & Juan Vargas and US pairing Natalie Grainger & Amanda Sobhy were the unexpected gold medallists in the Pan American Games ...

Rodriguez and Sobhy claim PanAm Gold in Toronto

Rodriguez and Sobhy claim PanAm Gold in Toronto

Top seeds Miguel Rodriguez and Amanda Sobhy collected the first squash gold medals of the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto ...

Elias & Blatchford Bid For Surprise PanAm Games Gold

Elias & Blatchford Bid For Surprise PanAm Games Gold

Peruvian teenager Diego Elias and US 22-year-old Olivia Blatchford claimed surprise places in the gold medal play-offs in the 2015 Pan American Games in Canada ...

Instant Update #57

Instant Update #57

The latest edition of the WSF newsletter, July/August 2015 ...

Diego Elias & Habiba Mohamed Seeded To Retain World Junior Titles

Diego Elias & Habiba Mohamed Seeded To Retain World Junior Titles

This year's World Junior Individual Squash Championships titles will be shared by Peru and Egypt according to the men's and women's draws published today ...

Squash Delighted By Tokyo 2020 Announcement

Squash Delighted By Tokyo 2020 Announcement

Today's announcement by the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee that Squash is one of eight sports shortlisted - from which a final recommendation will be made to the IOC in September - has been warmly welcomed ...

Qatar & Iraq to Make World Team Championship Debuts

Qatar & Iraq to Make World Team Championship Debuts

Qatar and Iraq will make their debuts in the 2015 Men's World Team Squash Championship which will take place for the first time in Kuwait, from 12-18 December.

Squash listed for Tokyo 2020

Squash listed for Tokyo 2020

The Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee has received applications from 26 IOC-recognised International Federations, including WSF, proposing events to be considered for inclusion at Tokyo Olympic Games in 2020 ...

Welily claims Alexandria title

Welily claims Alexandria title

Raneem El Welily boosted her bid to become the next women's world number one as she despatched fellow Egyptian Omneya Abdel Kawy in straight games in the final of the Alexandria International ..

South Africa To Host 2016 World Masters

South Africa To Host 2016 World Masters

The World Squash Federation has awarded the 2016 World Masters Squash Championships to South Africa ...

Abdel Kawy Upset Sets Up All-Egyptian Alexandria Final

Abdel Kawy Upset Sets Up All-Egyptian Alexandria Final

It will be Cairo v the host city Alexandria in the surprise all-Egyptian final of the Women's Alexandria International ...

Massaro & David Deny Egyptian Full House In Alexandria

Massaro & David Deny Egyptian Full House In Alexandria

There was an Egyptian in each of the Alexandria International quarter-finals, but only two made it through to the last four ...

18 Nations to contest 2015 WSF World Junior Teams

18 Nations to contest 2015 WSF World Junior Teams

18 nations – from Australia to Zimbabwe and representing all five continents – will compete in the 2015 WSF Women’s World Junior Teams in Eindhoven ...

Egyptians Dominate Quarter-Final Line-Up In Alexandria

Egyptians Dominate Quarter-Final Line-Up In Alexandria

There will be Egyptian interest in all four quarter-finals of the Women's $100,000 Alexandria International ...

Croatia Crowns WSF Ambassadors’ Balkans Tour

Croatia Crowns WSF Ambassadors’ Balkans Tour

The Croatian Squash Federation brought the 2015 WSF Ambassador Programme tour to the Balkans to a mighty climax with an action-packed two-day visit to the Croatia capital Zagreb ...

WSF Ambassador Visit Heralds ‘Massive Boost’ For Squash In Romania

WSF Ambassador Visit Heralds ‘Massive Boost’ For Squash In Romania

Squash is on the verge of a 'massive boost' in Romania according to TV news anchor man Valentin Butnaru following the 2015 WSF Ambassador Programme visit to the country's capital Bucharest ...

Serbia Targets National Centre Following WSF Ambassadors Visit

Serbia Targets National Centre Following WSF Ambassadors Visit

A new National Squash Centre in Belgrade, and considerably more clubs throughout Serbia, could be the legacy of the 2015 WSF Ambassador Programme visit ...

Shorbagy and Serme win British Open titles

Shorbagy and Serme win British Open titles

France's Camille Serme and Egypt's Mohamed Elshorbagy are the 2015 Allam British Open champions ...

British Open – semi-finals

British Open – semi-finals

Semi-finals of the World Series event in Hull, dominated by a massive comeback from home favourite Laura Massaro ...

British Open – Round Two concludes

British Open – Round Two concludes

The second day's Round Two action of the Allam British Open in Hull saw the quarter-finalists decided ...

Allam British Open – Round Two

Allam British Open – Round Two

Top seed Mohamed Elshorbagy survives second round scare in Hull as Delia Arnold gategrashes the quarters ...

Instant Update #56

Instant Update #56

The May/June edition of the WSf Newsletter ...

David Denies Au Asian Double

David Denies Au Asian Double

Nicol David denied Hong Kong's Annie Au and Leo Au the first sibling double in the Asian Squash Championships in Kuwait ...

Gaultier Wins 2015 Grasshopper Cup

Gaultier Wins 2015 Grasshopper Cup

French World No.3 Gregory Gaultier lived up to his billing as the number one seed at the 2015 Grasshopper Cup ...

Gaultier And Rösner Reach Grasshopper Final

Gaultier And Rösner Reach Grasshopper Final

Number one seed Gregory Gaultier, the French World No.3, will take on German World No.10 Simon Rösner in the final of the 2015 Grasshopper Cup ...

World Champion Falls In Grasshopper Quarters

World Champion Falls In Grasshopper Quarters

World Champion Ramy Ashour's hopes of winning back-to-back PSA World Tour tournaments came crashing down as he limped off court against compatriot Omar Mosaad ..

Netherlands to host 2015 WSF World Juniors

Netherlands to host 2015 WSF World Juniors

The WSF has confirmed that the 2015 World Junior Squash Championships will take place in the Netherlands, during the same period as was scheduled for the event before its recent move from Cairo.

US Star Sobhy Celebrates Texas Triumph

US Star Sobhy Celebrates Texas Triumph

New York-born Amanda Sobhy claims the biggest WSA World Tour title of her career - and becomes the first home winner of the Women's Texas Open for seven years ...

Ashour Wins 2015 El Gouna International

Ashour Wins 2015 El Gouna International

Maverick Egyptian superstar Ramy Ashour completed a remarkable comeback to competitive action, seeing off compatriot Mohamed Elshorbagy to win a thrilling finale in the 2015 El Gouna International ...

El Gouna set for All-Egyptian Final

El Gouna set for All-Egyptian Final

The final of the 2015 El Gouna International will see Egyptian pairing Mohamed Elshorbagy and Ramy Ashou collide in a mouth-watering contest ...

Egypt Celebrate All Africa Hat-Trick

Egypt Celebrate All Africa Hat-Trick

Egypt triumphed in the All Africa Junior Squash Championships, winning all three titles in the regional event in Gabarone, Botswana ...

Matthew and Elshorbagy to collide in El Gouna semis

Matthew and Elshorbagy to collide in El Gouna semis

World No.1 Mohamed Elshorbagy and World No.2 Nick Matthew will meet in a third consecutive PSA World Series event when they take to the court for the semi-finals of the 2015 El Gouna International ...

Selby stars as English quartet move into El Gouna quarters

Selby stars as English quartet move into El Gouna quarters

Essex's Daryl Selby starred as an English quartet marched into the quarter-finals of the 2015 El Gouna International on Egypt's Red Sea coastline...

El Gouna International – Round One

El Gouna International – Round One

The third PSA World Series event of the year is under way in Egypt's Red Sea resort of El Gouna ...

WSF World Juniors 2015 to move

WSF World Juniors 2015 to move

The WSF board has reluctantly taken the decision to relocate the WSF World Juniors planned for Cairo this summer ...

Matthew and Welily win Windy City world series titles

Matthew and Welily win Windy City world series titles

Nick Matthew and Raneem El Welily are the 2015 Windy City Open champions ...

Windy City Open – semi-finals

Windy City Open – semi-finals

Top seeds through to women's final in Chicago as Matthew deposes Gaultier in men's semis ....

Instant Update #55

Instant Update #55

The latest edition of the WSF Newsletter ...

Windy City Open – Quarter-Finals

Windy City Open – Quarter-Finals

The second PSA/WSA World Series event of the year is under way at the University Club of Chicago ...

IPC Grants WSF ‘Recognised IF’ Status

IPC Grants WSF ‘Recognised IF’ Status

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC), the global governing body of the Paralympic Movement, has confirmed the World Squash Federation as one of its Recognised International Federations ...

WSF Launches Coach Education Programme

WSF Launches Coach Education Programme

The WSF Coach Education Programme, the new WSF initiative which heralds the start of a worldwide unified and standardised coaching structure for Squash, will be launched on 2nd March ...

WSF Backs IOC Plan On Tokyo 2020 Sports Decision Timing

WSF Backs IOC Plan On Tokyo 2020 Sports Decision Timing

WSF President N. Ramachandran has backed the recent announcement by the IOC to delay the decision regarding adding new sports to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games programme until next year ...

Magnificent Matthew Wins 2015 CASE Swedish Open

Magnificent Matthew Wins 2015 CASE Swedish Open

England's Nick Matthew got the better of long term adversary Gregory Gaultier in the final of the 2015 CASE Swedish Open ...

Coppinger Halts Willstrop Comeback in Sweden

Coppinger Halts Willstrop Comeback in Sweden

South African Stephen Coppinger ended the return to action of England's James Willstrop during the quarter-finals of the 2015 CASE Swedish Open ...

Elias & Gohar Extend World Junior Rankings’ Reigns

Elias & Gohar Extend World Junior Rankings’ Reigns

Diego Elias and Nouran Gohar extend their reigns at the top of the latest WSF World Junior Rankings ...

Malaysia Strike Double Gold In Asian Junior Championships

Malaysia Strike Double Gold In Asian Junior Championships

Malaysia produced an unexpected home double in the CIMB Foundation Asian Junior Team Squash Championships after striking gold in the biennial men's and women's events ...

Shorbagy and Welily in double Egyptian ToC triumph

Shorbagy and Welily in double Egyptian ToC triumph

Mohamed Elshorbagy and Raneem El Welily made it a double success for Egypt as they captured the Tournament of Champions World Series titles at Grand Central ...

Tournament of Champions – Semi-Finals

Tournament of Champions – Semi-Finals

Mohamed Elshorbagy eliminated defending champ Shabana, plus two upsets in the women's semis in Grand Central ...

ToC Quarters – Rodriguez and Waters make Grand Central semis

ToC Quarters – Rodriguez and Waters make Grand Central semis

Quarter-finals of the JP Morgan Tournament of Champions concluded with stunning upsets for Colombian Miguel Rodriguez and England's Alison Waters ...

WSF President Meets Tokyo 2020 Games Organising Committee

WSF President Meets Tokyo 2020 Games Organising Committee

World Squash Federation President N. Ramachandran has had the opportunity to press the case for Squash to be added to the 2020 Olympic Games programme ...

Tournament of Champions – top seeds through in Grand Central

Tournament of Champions – top seeds through in Grand Central

The first World Series event of the year continues at New York's Grand Central, with the first pair of men's quarter-finals and the conclusion of women's round one ...

Tournament of Champions, New York

Tournament of Champions, New York

The first PSA/WSA World Series event of the year is under way in New York ...

Eastern Europe To Host WSF Ambassadors in 2015

Eastern Europe To Host WSF Ambassadors in 2015

The latest WSF Ambassador Programme will take in countries in Eastern Europe when Nicol David and Borja Golan lead the 2015 initiative into Serbia, Romania and Croatia in May ...

Instant Update – Issue 54

Instant Update – Issue 54

The latest edition of the WSF newsletter ...

David wins record eighth world title in Cairo

David wins record eighth world title in Cairo

In a dramatic climax to the Wadi Degla Women's World Squash Championship, Nicol David saved four match-balls before taking the title ...

El Welily & David To Contest Cairo World Final

El Welily & David To Contest Cairo World Final

Top seed Nicol David and No.3 seed Raneem El Welily will contest the final of the Wadi Degla Women's World Squash Championship in Cairo ...

Waters Wipes Out Champion Massaro In Worlds Upset

Waters Wipes Out Champion Massaro In Worlds Upset

The shortest reign in world championship history came to an end in Cairo when Alison Waters upset England team-mate Laura Massaro in the quarter-finals of the Wadi Degla World Squash Championship ...

Massaro Marches On In Cairo

Massaro Marches On In Cairo

England's defending champion Laura Massaro completed the lineup of the quarter-finalists in the Wadi Degla Women's World Championship in Cairo ...

Kawy Conquers Giant-Killer Gohar

Kawy Conquers Giant-Killer Gohar

Egypt's former runner-up Omneya Abdel Kawy halted the advance of 'giant-killer' Nouran Gohar in the Wadi Degla Women's World Squash Championship in Cairo ...

Gohar Shocks Sherbini In World Opener

Gohar Shocks Sherbini In World Opener

The biggest upset in the first round of the Wadi Gegla Women's World Championship saw home favourite Nouran Gohar beat fourth seed Nour El Sherbini in an all-Egyptian upset ...

Squash Welcomes New IOC 2020 Vision

Squash Welcomes New IOC 2020 Vision

The outcome of the IOC Session in Monaco today continues to raise the prospect of a place for Squash at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo ...

England Reclaim Women’s World Team Title

England Reclaim Women’s World Team Title

In a dramatic climax to the 2014 SHOP.CA WSF Women's World Teams in Canada, second seeds England defeated first-time finalists Malaysia 2/1 ...

Malaysia & England To Contest Historic World Teams Final

Malaysia & England To Contest Historic World Teams Final

After two dramatic semi-finals in the Women's World Team Championship today in Canada, second seeds England will face third seeds Malaysia in Saturday's final ...

Hong Kong make the semis in WWT breakthrough

Hong Kong make the semis in WWT breakthrough

Hong Kong defeated USA 2/1 in the quarter-finals in Canada to earn themselves a place in the top four of the Women's World Teams for the first time ever ...

Hong Kong Pip France For Pool Prize In Niagara

Hong Kong Pip France For Pool Prize In Niagara

In a dramatic climax to the third and final qualifying day of the SHOP.CA WSF Women's World Teams, Hong Kong pipped France 2/1 to secure top position in Pool D ...

USA hold off hosts in Niagara

USA hold off hosts in Niagara

A packed crowd surrounding the all-glass showcourt at White Oaks Conference Resort & Spa in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, saw USA triumph 3/0 against North American rivals and hosts Canada ...

Wales Dent England’s World Championship Bid At White Oaks

Wales Dent England’s World Championship Bid At White Oaks

Wales denied former champions England maximum points on day one in the SHOP.CA WSF Women's World Team Squash Championship ...

Egypt’s Ashour Is 2014 Squash World Champion

Egypt’s Ashour Is 2014 Squash World Champion

Egyptian Ramy Ashour defied all critics to claim his third World Championship crown in Qatar ...

Elshorbagy Downs Matthew To Set Up All-Egyptian World Final

Elshorbagy Downs Matthew To Set Up All-Egyptian World Final

World No.1 Mohamed Elshorbagy proved he can walk-the-walk by defeating 2013 title holder Nick Matthew 3-0 in their 2014 Qatar PSA World Championship semi-final show-down ...

Top four seeds through to World Championship semis

Top four seeds through to World Championship semis

The semi-finals of the Qatar PSA World Championship in Doha will be contested by the event's top four seeds ...

Coppinger and Pilley Move Into World Championship Quarters

Coppinger and Pilley Move Into World Championship Quarters

Steve Coppinger and Cameron Pilley join the top six seeds in the quarter-finals of the Qatar PSA World Champs in Doha ...

Egypt Named Top Seeds For Women’s World Team Championship In Canada

Egypt Named Top Seeds For Women’s World Team Championship In Canada

Egypt, led by world No3 Raneem El Welily, are expected to retain their title in next month's SHOP.CA WSF Women's World Team Squash Championship in Canada ...

Matthew Carries British Hopes In World Championship

Matthew Carries British Hopes In World Championship

All hopes of British success in the 2014 Qatar PSA World Squash Championship will rest on defending champion Nick Matthew ...

India & Hong Kong Share Asian Beach Games Honours

India & Hong Kong Share Asian Beach Games Honours

Harinder Pal Sandhu of India and Liu Tsz-Ling from Hong Kong claimed the gold medals in the inaugural Squash championships in the Asian Beach Games,

Pilley Powers Past Barker In Worlds

Pilley Powers Past Barker In Worlds

Australian Cameron Pilley powered his way past English World No.8 Peter Barker to move into the third round of the 2014 Qatar PSA World Championship in Doha ...

Matthew Marches On As Coppinger Stuns Selby

Matthew Marches On As Coppinger Stuns Selby

Defending squash World Champion Nick Matthew got the defence of his title off to a successful start, getting past tricky German opponent Raphael Kandra ..

Top Seed Gaultier Survives Scare In World Championship Opener

Top Seed Gaultier Survives Scare In World Championship Opener

French World No.2 and number one seed Gregory Gaultier narrowly avoided crashing out of the 2014 Qatar PSA World Championships at the first hurdle ...

Instant Update – Issue 53

Instant Update – Issue 53

The November/December edition of the WSF Newsletter ...

WSA And PSA To Join Forces In Historic Merger

WSA And PSA To Join Forces In Historic Merger

The Professional Squash Association (PSA) and Women's Squash Association (WSA) are set to join forces in an historic merger that will see the professional ranks in the sport of squash administered by one unified governing body for the first time ever.

Speed Thrills In World Squash Day Success

Speed Thrills In World Squash Day Success

World Squash Day 2014 was a resounding success, with thousands of players taking part in challenging and creative events all over the planet ...

WSF Elects New Board At Philadelphia AGM

WSF Elects New Board At Philadelphia AGM

The 44th World Squash Federation AGM and Conference, held this year alongside the US Open in Philadelphia, concluded with the AGM ...

David and Elshorbagy claim U.S. Open titles

David and Elshorbagy claim U.S. Open titles

It was a mixture of youth and experience that triumphed in the finals of the Delaware Investments U.S. Open in Philadelphia ...

U.S. Open Semi-Finals

U.S. Open Semi-Finals

It was a good day for Egypt in Philadelphia as three Egyptians joined Nicol David in the U.S. Open finals ...

U.S. Open – Quarter-Finals

U.S. Open – Quarter-Finals

The semi-final lineups were completed on day eight in Philadelphia ...

Stars Take Speed Test To Highlight World Squash Day 2014

Stars Take Speed Test To Highlight World Squash Day 2014

Some amazing events are taking place all over the planet on World Squash Day - the theme of which is Go For It! - this Saturday ...

U.S. Open Quarter-Finals

U.S. Open Quarter-Finals

Top seeds and defending champions both through to the semis in Philadelphia ...

U.S. Open – Round Two

U.S. Open – Round Two

The sixth day's play on the Delaware Investments U.S. Open in Philadelphia saw the culmination of round two ...

U.S. Open – Round Two

U.S. Open – Round Two

The Delaware Investments U.S. Open continues in Philadelphia with the top half of the PSA and WSA $115k World Series draws ...

U.S. Open Round One

U.S. Open Round One

The Delaware Investments U.S. Open is under way in Philadelphia - round one results and reports ...

Waters Wins Biggest Career Title At Carol Weymuller Open

Waters Wins Biggest Career Title At Carol Weymuller Open

It was appropriately at Heights Casino in New York that England's Alison Waters recorded a new high in her illustrious squash career - winning the WSA Gold 50 Carol Weymuller Open to claim her 10th, but biggest, Tour title.

Egypt Awarded 2015 World Junior Championships

Egypt Awarded 2015 World Junior Championships

The title-holders will defend the WSF Women's World Junior Team Squash Championship on home soil following the World Squash Federation decision to award Egypt the right to host the 2015 Championships in Cairo ...

David & Al Muzayen Strike Asian Games Gold

David & Al Muzayen Strike Asian Games Gold

While Malaysia's Nicol David celebrated a remarkable fourth Squash gold medal in the 17th Incheon Asian Games in the Republic of Korea, it was a historic first gold for Kuwait when underdog Abdullah Al Muzayen recovered from 2/0 down to topple top seed Saurav Ghosal in the men's final ...

Hosts Mexico Win Triple Pan American Championship Gold

Hosts Mexico Win Triple Pan American Championship Gold

Hosts Mexico claimed three of the gold medals - and featured in all but two of the finals - in the 2014 Pan American Squash Championships ...

Instant Update – Issue 52

Instant Update – Issue 52

The Sep/Oct edition of the WSF's newsletter ...

Shorbagy and David claim Hong Kong titles

Shorbagy and David claim Hong Kong titles

While Mohamed Elshorbagy claimed a first Hong Kong title as he beat top seed Gregory Gaultier, for Nicol David it was ten Hong Kong titles in a row ...

Hong Kong Open – semi-finals

Hong Kong Open – semi-finals

Top seeds and Hong Kong 'veterans' Gregory Gaultier and Nicol David will face first-time finalists Mohamed Elshorbagy and Nour El Tayeb in the finals of the Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Open ...

Egyptian double in Malaysian Open

Egyptian double in Malaysian Open

Egyptians Mohamed Elshorbagy and Raneem El Welily triumphed in the finals of the CIMB Malaysian Open in KL ...

WORLD SQUASH DAY 2014: GO FOR IT!

WORLD SQUASH DAY 2014: GO FOR IT!

Squash clubs all over the world will be celebrating World Squash Day on Saturday October 18th with a stimulating and varied programme of events.

Egypt Win Third Successive World Junior Team Title

Egypt Win Third Successive World Junior Team Title

Egypt retained the WSF Men's World Junior Team Squash Championship title for the third time in a row after beating Pakistan 2/0 in the final

Egypt & Pakistan To Contest Sixth World Junior Final

Egypt & Pakistan To Contest Sixth World Junior Final

For the sixth time in a row, Egypt and Pakistan will line up in the final of the WSF Men's World Junior Team Squash Championship ...

Malaysia Stun England In Major World Championship Upset

Malaysia Stun England In Major World Championship Upset

Malaysia produced a shock 2/1 win over England in the quarter-finals of the WSF Men's World Junior Team Squash Championship ...

Hashim Khan: RIP

Hashim Khan: RIP

Hashim Khan, the father figure of modern squash, has died just a month after celebrating what was believed to be his 100th birthday ...

Finland Flourish Marks Return To World Top Eight

Finland Flourish Marks Return To World Top Eight

The WSF Men's World Junior Team Championship reaches the knockout stage in Namibia ...

Elias and Mohamed claim World Junior titles in Namibia

Elias and Mohamed claim World Junior titles in Namibia

Diego Elias of Peru and Egypt's Habiba Mohamed are the 2014 WSF World Junior Champions ...

Habiba Shocks Sherbini To Reach World Final

Habiba Shocks Sherbini To Reach World Final

In one of the biggest upsets in the event's history, 15-year-old outsider Habiba Mohamed Ahmed outlasted three-time champion and fellow Egyptian Nour El Sherbini in a 94-minute marathon to claim an unexpected place in the final

Contrasting World Semis Unfold In Windhoek

Contrasting World Semis Unfold In Windhoek

Whilst the women's last four line-up will be all-Egyptian for the second year in a row, the semi-finalists in the Men's WSF World Juniors will represent four different nations for the first time in 14 years ...

English Duo In World Championship Breakthroughs

English Duo In World Championship Breakthroughs

England's Lily Taylor and Georgina Kennedy claimed unexpected places in the quarter-finals of the Women's WSF World Junior Squash Championship in Namibia ...

Champion Out As Peruvian Progresses In Namibia

Champion Out As Peruvian Progresses In Namibia

While top-seeded Peruvian Diego Elias progressed comfortably into the last 16 round of the Men's WSF World Junior Squash Championship, Egypt's title-holder Karim El Hammamy crashed out ...

Spencer Carries Home Hopes In Namibia World Championships

Spencer Carries Home Hopes In Namibia World Championships

Dylan Marc Spencer singlehandedly leads home hopes into the second round of the Men's WSF World Junior Squash Championship ...

Diego set to Dazzle in Namibia World Championships

Diego set to Dazzle in Namibia World Championships

Teenage star Diego Elias is poised to end Egypt's decade-long stranglehold on the Men's WSF World Junior Individual Squash Championship title next week in Namibia - and become Peru's first ever world champion ...

Squash Celebrates Golden Glasgow Games

Squash Celebrates Golden Glasgow Games

Packed and exuberant crowds throughout the 11 days of action in the 2014 Commonwealth Games - a significant percentage of whom were watching Squash action for the first time - characterised an overwhelming success for the sport at Glasgow 2014.

Commonwealth Games – Final Day

Commonwealth Games – Final Day

A fairy-tale climax to David Palmer's comeback appearance in the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Scotland saw the illustrious Australian veteran win two gold medals on the final day of Squash

Commonwealth Games Doubles – Day Five

Commonwealth Games Doubles – Day Five

A second upset in 24 hours saw fifth seeds Joshana Chinappa & Dipika Pallikal overcome English favourites Jenny Duncalf & Laura Massaro in the Women's Doubles final in Glasgow ...

Commonwealth Games Doubles – Day Four

Commonwealth Games Doubles – Day Four

A dramatic upset by Chinappa & Pallikal over second-seeded Australian pair Brown & Grinham has guaranteed India its first ever Commonwealth Games Squash medal ...

Commonwealth Games Doubles – Day Three

Commonwealth Games Doubles – Day Three

Only England and Australia have medal hopes in all three Doubles events after Thursday's action-packed Commonwealth Games Squash schedule at the Scotstoun Sports Campus in Glasgow ...

Commonwealth Games – Doubles Day Two

Commonwealth Games – Doubles Day Two

Further intense Squash doubles action at the Scotstoun Sports Campus in Glasgow has led to the knockout stages of the men's and women's events in the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Scotland's largest city.

Commonwealth Games – Doubles Day One

Commonwealth Games – Doubles Day One

After Monday's exhilarating climax to the Commonwealth Games Squash singles action in Glasgow, players from 25 nations switched to doubles squash at the Scotstoun Sports Campus in Scotland's largest city ...

Commonwealth Games – Singles Finals

Commonwealth Games – Singles Finals

Nicol David & Nick Matthew Celebrate Historic Commonwealth Games Double ...

Commonwealth Games Semi-Finals

Commonwealth Games Semi-Finals

The top seeds in the men's and women's singles will contest the Gold Medal matches in Glasgow ...

Commonwealth Games Quarter-Finals

Commonwealth Games Quarter-Finals

The top four seeds in the men's and women's singles draws will contest the semi-finals of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow ...

Day TWO at the Commonwealth Games

Day TWO at the Commonwealth Games

The men's and women's singles draws are down to the quarter-finalists after the second day of play in Glasgow ...

Day One at the Commonwealth Games

Day One at the Commonwealth Games

A busy first day in Glasgow as the men's and women's singles draws reach the last sixteen ...

Squash Flagged Up By Commonwealth Games

Squash Flagged Up By Commonwealth Games

Squash is basking in the glory of having three of its elite athletes chosen to be flag-bearers at the opening ceremony of the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow tomorrow evening ...

Elias & El Sherbini Set For Historic World Junior Success

Elias & El Sherbini Set For Historic World Junior Success

Teenagers Diego Elias and Nour El Sherbini are set for historic success in next month's WSF World Junior Squash Championships in Namibia ...

Squash Elite Head For Glasgow 2014

Squash Elite Head For Glasgow 2014

The eyes of the Squash world will be sharply focussed on Glasgow over the next two weeks when the sport's elite challenge for medals in the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Scotland ...

Champions Meet Mauritians In Commonwealth Games Draws

Champions Meet Mauritians In Commonwealth Games Draws

A pair of players from the Indian Ocean island of Mauritius will provide the first challenge to gold medallists Nick Matthewand Nicol David in the draws for the 2014 Commonwealth Games Squash singles events

Record High Fives For World Masters Davenport, Murphy & Van Der Wath

Record High Fives For World Masters Davenport, Murphy & Van Der Wath

Australia swept the board with 17 medals - seven of them gold - on today's final day of action in the WSF World Masters Squash Championships in Hong Kong ...

Graingers On Course For World Masters Family Double In Hong Kong

Graingers On Course For World Masters Family Double In Hong Kong

At opposite ends of the age range, former world No1 Natalie Grainger and her mother Jean Grainger are on course for a family double at the WSF World Masters Squash Championships in Hong Kong ...

World Masters Updates

World Masters Updates

Daily reports from the 2014 World Masters in Hong Kong ...

Instant Update – Issue 51

Instant Update – Issue 51

The July/August 2014 edition of the WSF Newsletter ...

Glasgow 2014 Top Squash Seeds Revealed

Glasgow 2014 Top Squash Seeds Revealed

England's Nick Matthew is expected to repeat his double gold success in the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Scotland next month according to the seedings for the five Squash events at Glasgow 2014 announced today ...

Australia Dominate World Masters Seedings In Hong Kong

Australia Dominate World Masters Seedings In Hong Kong

Australians are expected to take the lion's share of the titles on offer in next month's WSF World Masters Squash Championships in Hong Kong ...

Matthew optimistic for CWG Defence after Knee surgery

Matthew optimistic for CWG Defence after Knee surgery

Nick Matthew, squash World Champion and defending double Commonwealth Games champion, underwent successful minor knee surgery earlier this week and is hopeful of making the Games in Glasgow ...

Malaysia & Pakistan Share Asian Team Success

Malaysia & Pakistan Share Asian Team Success

Pakistan retained the men's title and Malaysia reclaimed the women's title in the Buler Asian Team Squash Championships

Fourth WSF Ambassador Programme Hailed As ‘Inspirational’

Fourth WSF Ambassador Programme Hailed As ‘Inspirational’

The latest WSF Ambassador Programme has "inspired" the impetus for Squash in Papua New Guinea, said the PNG Squash President Edmond Pereira at the end of the four-day visit to the capital Port Moresby this week.

WSF Ambassadors Help Papua New Guinea Gear Up For The Games

WSF Ambassadors Help Papua New Guinea Gear Up For The Games

The visit to Papua New Guinea by World Squash Federation Ambassadors Cameron Pilley and Low Wee Wern has boosted the Oceanian country's bid for squash success ...

Gaultier and David claim British Open titles in Hull

Gaultier and David claim British Open titles in Hull

Top seeds Gregory Gaultier and Nicol David are the 2014 Allam British Open Champions ...

Allam British Open – semi-finals

Allam British Open – semi-finals

The top seeds will contest the finals of the Allam British Open after a day of dramatic semi-finals in Hull ...

Allam British Open – Quarter-Finals

Allam British Open – Quarter-Finals

Top seeds and defending champions through to the last four of the Allam British Open in Hull ...

Allam British Open – Round TWO

Allam British Open – Round TWO

The PSA and WSA World Series Allam British Open is under way in Hull, with a number of marathon matches and significant home wins in round two part one ...

Instant Update Issue #50

Instant Update Issue #50

The May/June edition of the WSF Newsletter ...

Sharm El Sheikh To Host 2014 WSF World Cup

Sharm El Sheikh To Host 2014 WSF World Cup

The World Squash Federation has awarded the rights to host the 2014 WSF World Cup to Egypt ...

Shabana Shakes Off Momen In Grasshopper Cup Final

Shabana Shakes Off Momen In Grasshopper Cup Final

Amr Shabana outlasted young compatriot Tarek Momen in five games in the all-Egyptian final of the Grasshopper Cup ...

Ashour Is 2014 El Gouna International Champion

Ashour Is 2014 El Gouna International Champion

World No.4 Ramy Ashour retained his EL Gouna International Squash Open title against the idyllic backdrop of the Red Sea ...

WSF Ambassadors Pilley & Wee Wern Head For Papua New Guinea

WSF Ambassadors Pilley & Wee Wern Head For Papua New Guinea

Oceania will host the 2014 WSF Ambassador Programme when the region's top squash player Cameron Pilley leads the World Squash Federation initiative in Papua New Guinea later this year ...

Women’s World Team Championship Gains Government Backing

Women’s World Team Championship Gains Government Backing

Canadian Minister of State (Sport) Bal Gosal has announced that the Government of Canada will provide up to $150,000 to Squash Canada for the 2014 WSF Women's World Team Squash Championship ...

Matthew Takes Canary Wharf Classic Title

Matthew Takes Canary Wharf Classic Title

World Squash No.1 Nick Matthew took just 51 minutes to see-off long-time domestic rival James Willstrop, his fellow Yorkshireman, 3-0 in the final of the 2014 Canary Wharf Classic ...

Matthew And Willstrop Set Up All English Canary Wharf Final

Matthew And Willstrop Set Up All English Canary Wharf Final

World No.1 Nick Matthew will take on long-time national rival James Willstrop, the World No.5, in the final of the 2014 Canary Wharf Classic ...

Rodriguez Aiming To Upset Home Hopes At Canary Wharf

Rodriguez Aiming To Upset Home Hopes At Canary Wharf

Colombian World No.14 Miguel Angel Rodriguez will be aiming to prevent an all-English final in the 2014 Canary Wharf Classic ...

Selby Survives Thriller At Canary Wharf Classic

Selby Survives Thriller At Canary Wharf Classic

England’s Daryl Selby survived an epic scare in the first round of the 2014 Canary Wharf Classic, fighting from 2-0 down to overturn Jonathan Kemp ...

Squash Canada Unveils 2014 Women’s World Team Championship Logo

Squash Canada Unveils 2014 Women’s World Team Championship Logo

Squash Canada has unveiled the logo for the Women's World Team Squash Championship 2014, the World Squash Federation (WSF) championship ...

Mighty Max Shocks Darwish At Canary Wharf

Mighty Max Shocks Darwish At Canary Wharf

Max Lee, the World Ranked No.33 from Hong Kong, pulled off an astonishing upset in the first round of the 2014 Canary Wharf Classic ...

England’s Laura Massaro Wins Women’s World Championship Title

England’s Laura Massaro Wins Women’s World Championship Title

World number two Laura Massaro fought off a courageous attack by teenage Egyptian giant-killer Nour El Sherbini in the final of the Penang CIMB Women's World Squash Championship in Malaysia to become the first Englishwoman to win the world title for 15 years.

El Sherbini Shocks David In Major World Championship Upset

El Sherbini Shocks David In Major World Championship Upset

Egyptian teenager Nour El Sherbini produced a stunning upset in today's semi-finals of the Penang CIMB Women's World Squash Championship in Malaysia ...

Home favourite Nicol David survives in Penang quarters

Home favourite Nicol David survives in Penang quarters

Home favourite Nicol David survived a mighty scare against France's Camille Serme in today's quarter-finals of the Penang CIMB Women's World Squash Championship

Penang Pair Progress To World Quarter-Finals

Penang Pair Progress To World Quarter-Finals

Penang squash stars Nicol David and Low Wee Wern delighted the packed and partisan crowd watching today's second round action in the Penang CIMB Women's World Squash Championship ...

Cornett Crashes Into World Championship Last 16

Cornett Crashes Into World Championship Last 16

Canada's Samantha Cornett became the second qualifier to claim an unexpected place in the last 16 of the Penang CIMB Women's World Squash Championship

Thousands Cheer Penang Star Nicol David Onto Opening World Success

Thousands Cheer Penang Star Nicol David Onto Opening World Success

After a sparkling opening ceremony for the Penang CIMB Women's World Squash Championship, Penang's world number one Nicol David provided the perfect response with a straight games win in her opening match ...

Squash Takes To The Beach In Asian Beach Games

The 4th Asian Beach Games, which will take place on Phuket Island in Thailand in November this year, will boast an exciting new spectacle: An all-glass squash showcourt ...

Instant Update #49

The March/April edition of the WSF Newsletter, seven pages packed with news and info ...

Gaultier and Massaro claim Chicago titles

Gaultier and Massaro claim Chicago titles

Gregory Gaultier and Laura Massaro are the 2014 Windy City Open Champions ...

WSA Marks 30th Anniversary

WSA Marks 30th Anniversary

The Women's Squash Association (WSA) is marking the 30th anniversary of its formation this week with celebrations at the British Open in May and the US Open later in the year ...

Sochi Boost For Squash Olympic Bid

Sochi Boost For Squash Olympic Bid

WSF President N Ramachandran, who attended the Sochi Winter Olympic Games as the newly-elected President of the Indian Olympic Association, is encouraged by the IOC vision to introduce new sports to the Summer Games programme "sooner rather than later".

Poland To Host WSF Development & Coaching Conference

Poland To Host WSF Development & Coaching Conference

The World Squash Federation has appointed the Polish city of Krakow to host the 2014 WSF Development & Coaching Conference.

Caballero Appointed Youth Olympic Games Ambassador

Caballero Appointed Youth Olympic Games Ambassador

Paraguayan squash player Nicolas Caballero has been appointed his country's Youth Olympic Games Ambassador ...

Matthew claims Swedish Open title – and World #1 for himself

Matthew claims Swedish Open title – and World #1 for himself

England's Nick Matthew regained exclusive rights to next month's World No.1 Ranking after securing a dramatic five-game victory over Ramy Ashour in the final of the Case Swedish Open ...

Masterful Matthew Powers To Historic Win in Sweden

Masterful Matthew Powers To Historic Win in Sweden

A masterful performance by England's Nick Matthew in the first ever match between two joint world number ones saw Matthew defeat Frenchman Gregory Gaultier in straight games in the semi-finals of the Case Swedish Open ...

Gaultier Marks Half Century Success In Sweden

Gaultier Marks Half Century Success In Sweden

Frenchman Gregory Gaultier celebrated his 50th successive quarter-final appearance on the PSA World Tour in perfect style in Sweden ...

Returning Ramy Excels In Swedish Debut

Returning Ramy Excels In Swedish Debut

Back in PSA World Tour action for the first time in 2014, top-seeded Egyptian Ramy Ashour thrilled the crowd at Linköping Sporthall in the opening round of the Case Swedish Open ...

Mohamed Marks Motor City Double

Mohamed Marks Motor City Double

Egypt's Mohamed Elshorbagy outlasted Englishman Peter Barker in a marathon Motor City Open final to become only the second player after Canadian legend Jonathon Power to win the established Detroit squash title twice ...

David and Shabana dominant in ToC finals

David and Shabana dominant in ToC finals

Nicol David and Amr Shabana collected the 2014 Tournament of Champions titles in New York with straight-game wins in the finals at Grand Central ...

Top Seeds through to the Finals in New York

Top Seeds through to the Finals in New York

Top seeds Gregory Gaultier and Nicol David will meet Amr Shabana and Laura Massaro in the finals of the Tournament of Champions in New York ...

Tournament of Champions – quarter-finals

Tournament of Champions – quarter-finals

New York's Grand Central Terminus was the venue for the second and final day of Tournament of Champions quarter-final action ...

Sublime Shabana stuns Matthew at TOC

Sublime Shabana stuns Matthew at TOC

Four time World Champion Amr Shabana pulled off the upset of the tournament so far at the J.P Morgan Tournament of Champions, defeating World No.1 Nick Matthew in a thrilling 3-2 contest ...

WSA Elects New Board

WSA Elects New Board

Australia's world No11 Kasey Brown has been elected President of a new board of directors of the Women's Squash Association following a meeting of WSA members during the J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions this week inNew York.

Rampant Rosner ousts Dawish at TOC

Rampant Rosner ousts Dawish at TOC

German World No.13 Simon Rosner put in an emphatic performance to record a comprehensive 3-0 victory over World No.6 Karim Darwish in the second round of the J.P Morgan Tournament of Champions in New York ...

Willstrop withstands Pilley pressure in New York

Willstrop withstands Pilley pressure in New York

England No.2 and World No.4 James Willstrop came through a challenging encounter with Australian Cameron Pilley at the J.P Morgan Tournament of Champions to book his place in the quarter-finals ...

Rosner rallies to win marathon in Manhattan

Rosner rallies to win marathon in Manhattan

German squash star Simon Rosner survived an epic 100-minute encounter against Indian No.1 Saurav Ghosal at the J.P Morgan Tournament of Champions in New York ..

English trio triumph on opening day in New York

English trio triumph on opening day in New York

Nick Matthew, James Willstrop and Peter Barker led an English charge in the opening round of the 2014 J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions which got underway in New York’s Grand Central Terminal.

Qatar to host 2014 Men’s World Championship

Qatar to host 2014 Men’s World Championship

The Professional Squash Association has announced that the 2014 Men's World Squash Championship will be held in Qatar from November 14 – 21, 2014.

WSF President meets ANOC President

WSF President meets ANOC President

As part of the continuing squash effort to secure a place on the Olympic Games programme, WSF President N Ramachandran has met Sheikh Ahmad Al-Sabah, President ANOC in Kuwait to update him on the added value that squash would bring if added ..

Penang To Host Women’s World Squash Championship

The Malaysian state of Penang will host the delayed 2013 Women's World Squash Championship following an agreement concluded today by the Women's Squash Association ...

Instant Update Issue #48

The Jan/Feb 2014 edition of the WSF newsletter is out ...

IOC and WSF Presidents meet

WSF President N Ramachandran met with new IOC President Thomas Bach this week in Vidy ...

Nicol David and Nick Matthew are Hong Kong Champions

For Nicol David it was a ninth Hong Kong title in a row while world champion Nick Matthew claimed his first but also the world number one ranking ...

Hong Kong Open semi-finals

Nicol David keeps her Hong Kong run going as Borja Golan makes a first World Series final ...

Hong Kong Open Quarter-Finals

It was a dramatic day of action at Hong Kong Squash Centre as the final PSA and WSA World Series event of the year reached the last four stage ...

Mohamed Elshorbagy Is Sky Open Champion

Mohamed Elshorbagy collected his second PSA World Tour title in eight days when he upset top-seeded Egyptian compatriot Karim Darwish in the final of the Banque Misr Sky Open ...

Elshorbagy Wins First World Series Crown At Qatar Classic

Egypt's Mohamed Elshorbagy produced an awesome performance against higher-ranked Englishman Nick Matthew in the Qatar Classic final ...

Elshorbagy & Matthew To Contest Qatar Classic Climax

Egypt's fifth seed Mohamed Elshorbagy and third-seeded Englishman Nick Matthew will contest the climax of the seventh PSA World Series squash event of the year in Doha ...

Golan Takes Out Qatar Classic Champion Gaultier In Doha

Spaniard Borja Golan scored one of the biggest scalps of his career when he defeated top seed and defending champion Gregory Gaultier in the quarter-finals of the Qatar Classic ...

Selby Snuffs Out Willstrop In Qatar Classic Shock

It was a case of 13th time lucky for Daryl Selby today in the Qatari capital Doha where the world No 11 toppled England team-mate James Willstrop in the second round ...

Matthew Survives ‘Toughest Draw’ To Make Qatar Classic Last 16

England's Nick Matthew survived his first test as the 2013 World Champion in the second day of first round action in the Qatar Classic ...

Willstrop Denies Doha Hope In Qatar Classic

England's James Willstrop put paid to local interest in the second round of the Qatar Classic for the first time ever when he beat teenage wild card Abdulla Mohd Al Tamimi ...

Instant Update #47

The Nov/Dec issue of the WSF newsletter ...

Matthew wins third World Title in Manchester

England's Nick Matthew survived a dramatic AJ Bell PSA World Squash Championship final at Manchester Central in Manchester ...

Matthew & Gaultier To Contest World Final

After two contrasting semi-finals of the AJ Bell PSA World Squash Championship home hero Nick Matthew will bid to win his third world title when he takes on French rival Gregory Gaultier in the final ...

Elshorbagy Upsets Willstrop To Set Up Gaultier World Semi

Sixth-seeded Egyptian Mohamed Elshorbagy upset England's No3 seed James Willstrop in the quarter-finals of the AJ Bell PSA World Squash Championship at Manchester Central

Ashour & Matthew Set Up Sizzling World Semi

Egypt's world number one Ramy Ashour and England's world No4 Nick Matthew will meet in an eagerly-anticipated AJ Bell PSA World Squash Championship semi-final in Manchester on Saturday ...

Selby Sends English Trio Into World Championship Quarter-Finals

A dazzling performance by 13th seed Daryl Selby in today's third round of the AJ Bell PSA World Squash Championship in Manchester will see an unexpected trio of Englishmen contest the quarter-finals ...

Ghosal Upsets Walker In Worlds Win ‘For India’

After scoring a significant upset in the second round of the AJ Bell PSA World Squash Championship in Manchester, unseeded Kolkata-based Saurav Ghosal described the win as one "I'm not only doing for me, but also for India".

Top seeds David and Gaultier are U.S. Open Champions

Nicol David and Gregory Gaultier both claimed their second U.S. Open Squash titles, in contrasting finals in Philadelphia ...

Top seeds through to U.S. Open finals in Philly

Top seeds Gregory Gaultier and Nicol David will meet Nick Matthew and Laura Massaro in the finals of the U.S. Open in Philadelphia ...

U.S. Open semi-finals set in Philadelphia

Malaysia's Low Wee Wern joins three English players as the World Series quarter-finals are completed in Philadelphia ...

Top seeds through to U.S. Open semis in Philadelphia

Gregory Gaultier and Nicol David will face Karim Darwish and Joelle King in the semi-finals of the U.S, Open ...

Rosner and Brown in U.S. Open upsets

Simon Rosner and Kasey Brown made unexpected progress to the U.S. Open quarter-finals in Philadelphia ...

Castagnet breaks into U.S. Open quarters

France's Mathieu Castagnet pulled off a stunning upset in the second round of the U.S. Open in Philadelphia ...

U.S. Open Round One concludes in Philadelphia

The USA's Amanda Sobhy and New Zealand's Campbell Grayson make the headlines at Drexel University in Philadelphia ...

U.S. Open Round One

Contrasting wins for top seeds Nicol David and Gregory Gaultier as the Delaware Investments U.S. Open got under way in Philadelphia ...

WSF Launches SPIN For Players Worldwide

The WSF today launches a new worldwide player registration service that will require players competing internationally to have a Squash Player Identification Number (SPIN) ...

Golan Survives Selby Marathon In Montreal

The final of the Financière Banque Nationale Montreal Open between the event's top two seeds fittingly went the full distance, with Spanish favourite Borja Golan ultimately prevailing ...

Nicol David Celebrates Carol Weymuller Double

Malaysia's world number one Nicol David ended unseeded French star Camille Serme's giant-killing run in the final of th eCarol Weymuller Open in New York ...

Rampant Ramy Makes It Nine At NetSuite Open

Egypt's Ramy Ashour marched through to his ninth PSA title in a row when he dethroned NetSuite Open champion Gregory Gaultier in the final San Francisco ...

World Squash Day Reaches Out On Saturday

Events are taking place all over the planet on World Squash Day (Saturday 5 October) as the popular and healthy racket sport continues a path of expansion and relationships.

Squash Bounces Back

The 12th annual World Squash Day aims to show the world that the sport refuses to be knocked back by its recent rejection by the IOC to join the Olympic Games programme in 2020.

David and Barker take Malaysian Open titles

Nicol David and Peter Barker became the 2013 CIMB Malaysian Open Champions at the Curve Shopping Mall in Petaling Jaya in Selangor ...

IOC Decision Is ‘Heart-Breaking’ Says WSF President

WSF President N Ramachandran, who led the Squash presentation at today's IOC Session in Buenos Aires, admitted that he was heart-broken at the decision.

The Squash 2020 Video as shown in Buenos Aires

The Squash 2020 promotional video as shown to the IOC in Buenos Aires on 8th Sep

Instant Update #46

Latest edition of the WSF newsletter, news from around the world, but particularly from Buenos Aires ...

Squash Olympic Delegation Represents Global Reach

WSF delegation to Buenos Aires hopeful that IOC will take on a new sport ...

Squash Delegation Arrives In Buenos Aires Ahead Of Olympic Vote

The World Squash Federation (WSF) delegation that will present its case to join the 2020 Olympic Games today arrived in Buenos Aires ahead of its presentation to the International Olympic Committee ...

PSA World Squash Championship To Broadcast On The BBC

The Professional Squash Association is pleased to announce that the BBC has become the latest broadcaster to add Squash coverage to its programming ...

Kuwait To Host WSF World Team Championship

Kuwait will host its first World Team championship after being awarded the rights to hold the 2015 Men's World Team Squash Championship ...

Tireless Olympic Campaigner Nicol David Makes World Ranking History

Record seven-time women's world squash champion Nicol David has campaigned tirelessly for several years to get her sport into the Olympic Games programme ...

Social Media Surge For Squash 2020

Over 20,000 Facebook likes over the last 7 days ...

World Squash Championship courts AJ Bell sponsorship

Manchester based investment platform AJ Bell has added to its existing sports sponsorship activity by becoming title sponsor of the Men’s 2013 AJ Bell World Squash Championship ...

UK Shopping Centres Want More ‘Pop-Up’ Squash Shops

An exciting England Squash & Racketball initiative to temporarily convert empty shops into squash courts has received widespread interest from shopping centres across the UK.

Namibia In Historic World Championship Breakthrough

In what will be one of the southern African country's first ever stagings of a world championship event, Namibia has won the rights to host the 2014 WSF World Junior Squash Championships.

Gulf Squash Growth Will Yield A World Champion Says Ashour

The significant growth of Squash in Qatar, Kuwait and Jordan will soon lead to the Gulf region producing a world champion says Egypt's world number one Ramy Ashour.

Bogota King Barker The Fourth

Unbeaten in Bogota over the past eight years, England's Peter Barker celebrated his fourth Abierto Colombiano de Squash Club El Nogal title in the Colombian capital ...

Record 16 Nations In World Junior Top Tens

Players from a record 16 nations feature in the top tens of the latest WSF World Junior Circuit Rankings ...

Nicol David & Gregory Gaultier Win World Games Gold

Five nations came away with Squash medals in the 9th staging of the World Games in the Colombian city of Cali, with Malaysia's world number one Nicol David striking gold for a record third time ...

Simon Rosner & Natalie Grinham Make World Games Finals

After semi-final upsets over the second seeds, Germany's Simon Rosner and Dutch champion Natalie Grinham will compete in the squash finals of the World Games ...

Kobayashi Celebrates Japanese World Games Breakthrough

Misaki Kobayashi became the first Japanese player to reach the quarter-finals of the World Games Squash Championship when she upset eighth seed Samantha Teran in the second round ...

Kit Aid Primed To Start Squash Distribution

Budding squash players around the world will soon be able to take advantage of recycled equipment following the move byLV=SOS Kit Aid into the sport to further boost junior development ...

Egyptian Girls Claim Historic Fourth Team Title

The Egyptian Girls' team claimed an unprecedented fourth World Junior Team title in a row in Poland ...

Top Seeds Egypt & USA In Repeat World Junior Final In Poland

Egypt and USA will contest the final of the WSF Women's World Junior Team Championship for the second time in a row ...

England Back In World Top Four In Poland

After failing to make the top four since 2005, England are back in the semi-finals of the WSF Women's World Junior Team Championship after securing a 2/0 win over Malaysia in the quarter-finals ...

Nicol David & Gregory Gaultier Head World-Class World Games Draws

Malaysia's world number one Nicol David and world No2 Frenchman Gregory Gaultier head world-class draws in the Squash championships in the 2013 World Games in Cali, Colombia ...

Top Seeds Make World Team Quarter-Finals In Poland

The top eight seeds will contest the quarter-finals of the WSF Women's World Junior Team Championship in Poland ...

South Africa & Germany Advance In Poland

Germany and South Africa upset the seedings on the second day of qualifying action in the WSF Women's World Junior Team Championship ...

El Sherbini Leads Egypt To Early World Teams Success

Less than 24 hours after making history by becoming the first player to win the world junior individual squash title for a third time, 17-year-old Nour El Sherbini was back on the courts at the Hasta La Vista Club ...

World Masters 2013 Torino – Draws

130 players from 21 countries will playing for World Masters Games medals in the 2014 Games in Turin next month ...

World’s Top Juniors Unite Behind Squash 2020 Olympic Bid

The world's leading teenagers competing in the WSF World Junior Championships in Poland are unequivocally united behind the sport's bid to join the Olympic Games programme in 2020 ...

El Sherbini World Hat-Trick Makes Squash History In Poland

Egyptian teenager Nour El Sherbini has become the world's most successful junior squash player of all-time after winning the WSF Women's World Junior Championship title for a record third time ...

Egypt Seeded To Set World Junior Team Championship Record

Egypt have been named as top seeds for the 2013 WSF Women's World Junior Team Squash Championship and are firm favourites to become the first nation in the event's 28-year history to win the title four times in a row.

World Championships To Climax In Egyptian Double In Poland

For the third year in a row, all-Egyptian finals will bring the WSF World Junior Squash Championships to a climax ...

Fallows & Al Tamimi In Bid To Stop Egyptian Double In Poland

Only Englishman Richie Fallows and Qatar's Abdulla Mohd Al Tamimi stand in the way of an Egyptian double in the WSF World Junior Squash Championships in Poland ...

Egyptians Dominate World Junior Quarter-Finals In Poland

After a third day of action in the WSF World Junior Squash Championships in Poland, Egypt has reinforced its status as the powerhouse nation of junior world squash ...

Britons Lead Upsets In World Junior Championships In Poland

After two rounds of men's action in the WSF World Junior Squash Championships today in the Polish city of Wroclaw four unseeded players made it through to the men's last sixteen ...

World Juniors, Day One

The WSF World Junior Championships got under way in Wroclaw, Poland, with thirty-six round one matches ...

In-Form Al Tamimi Raises Qatari World Junior Hopes

Two successive titles on the junior international squash circuit this month have raised Qatari teenager Abdulla Mohd Al Tamimi's hopes of becoming the first Middle East winner of the WSF World Junior Squash Championship in the 33-year history of the event ...

Instant Update #45

The July 2013 edition of the WSF Newsletter is now available ...

WSF Ambassadors Leave Long-Lasting Memories In Venezuela

WSF Ambassadors Leave Long-Lasting Memories In Venezuela

As the 2013 WSF Ambassador Programme visit to Venezuela neared its conclusion, Francisco Paradisi had no doubts about its impact ...

WSF Ambassador Visit To Inspire Panama World Champs Debut

WSF Ambassador Visit To Inspire Panama World Champs Debut

Led by Malaysia's record seven-time world champion Nicol David, the first leg of the latest annual WSF Ambassador Programme visit to Panama City attracted widespread interest in the sport ...

World Junior Championships Highlight Global Reach Of Squash

The growing reach of Squash around the world has never been more emphatically demonstrated than by the seeding for next month's WSF World Junior Squash Championships in Poland.

Nicol David Heads World Games Field In Colombia

Malaysia's world number one Nicol David is seeded to win her third successive World Games squash title when the ninth edition of the event takes place in Cali, Colombia, from 25 July to 4 August.

World Championship Heralds New Era For Squash

The spectacular - and unique - vision of three all-glass squash courts greeted capacity crowds as they poured into thePalais Des Sports in the city of Mulhouse for the 24th staging of the WSF Men's World Team Squash Championship ...

England Upset Title-Holders Egypt To Win World Team Title In France

In a dramatic final of the WSF Men's World Team Squash Championship in France which went the full distance, second seeds England upset defending champions Egypt ...

Egypt & England To Contest World Final In France

Top seeds Egypt and England will contest Saturday's WSF Men's World Team Squash Championship final in France for the second time in a row ...

Top Four Nations Reach World Semis For Fourth Time In a Row

Egypt, England, Australia and hosts France will contest the semi-finals of the WSF Men's World Team Squash Championship for the fourth time in a row ...

South Africa & Germany Storm Back Into World Top Eight

South Africa and Germany reclaimed their status as world top eight nations after storming through the last 16 round of the WSF Men's World Team Squash Championship in France ...

Canada Crown Colombia In Crucial World Championship Clash

A crucial match in today's final qualifying rounds of the WSF Men's World Team Squash Championship in France saw Canada edge past Colombia 2/1 to maintain top 16 status since 1971 ...

Botswana Boast World Championship Breakthrough

"Our first championship - and our first win," exclaimed the exuberant Botswana number one Alister Walker ...

Lincou Leads Hosts France To Opening World Championship Win

Distinguished veteran Thierry Lincou led the hosts to a confident 3/0 win over Netherlands on the opening day of the World Teams in Mulhouse ...

Palmer ‘Excited’ To Be Back In World Teams Action In France

On the eve of the 24th staging of the WSF Men's World Team Squash Championship in France, distinguished Australian David Palmer admits that he is 'excited' to be representing his country again ...

Leading Soccer Referee Howard Webb MBE backs Squash 2020 Olympic Bid

Leading internationally-recognised soccer referee Howard Webb MBE today added his voice to the campaign to get Squash into the Olympic Games ..

Gaultier Going For Historic Home Dream

France's top-ranked squash player Gregory Gaultier is hoping to fulfil a life-long dream when he leads his country in next week's WSF Men's World Team Championship on home soil in Mulhouse.

WSF Olympic Bid Presentation Videos

Watch the videos that were used as part of the WSF's presentation to the IOC EB in St Petersburg ...

WSF Welcomes IOC Sport Shortlist Decision for 2020 Games

The WSF today welcomed the decision by the IOC Executive Board to shortlist Squash as a potential sport to join the Olympic Programme for the 2020 Olympic Games ...

WSF Welcomes IOC Sport Shortlist Decision for 2020 Games

The WSF today welcomed the decision by the IOC Executive Board to shortlist Squash as a potential sport to join the Olympic Programme for the 2020 Olympic Games ...

12th World Squash Day Launched

Following the incredible success of the 2012 World Squash Day it has been confirmed that the 2013 World Squash Day will take place on Saturday 5 October, under the theme Reach Out ...

Women’s & Men’s World Number Ones in Squash Olympic Presentation

A Squash delegation that includes women’s world number one Nicol David and men’s world number one Ramy Ashour, today arrived in St Petersburg ahead of a crucial presentation to the IOC ...

Ashour and Massaro win British Open titles in Hull

Two new Allam British Open Champions were crowned at the KC Stadium in Hull today ...

Egypt Seeded To Win Fourth World Team Title

Defending champions Egypt are seeded to retain the WSF Men's World Team Squash Championship title next month ...

British Open Semi-Finals

English hopefuls denied in men's semis as top seeds win through to the women's final in Hull ...

Top seeds through to British Open semis

Despite a massive scare for James Willstrop, the top four seeds will contest the semi-finals of the men's and women's Allam British Open in Hull ...

Allam British Open Round One

Reports from day four of the Allam British Open in Hull and Pontefract ...

Iran Squash Boasts Record Growth

With the squash court count doubling over the past three years and the number of registered players rising five-fold, the Iran Squash Federation is reporting record growth for the sport in Iran ...

Matthew’s British Open Title Defence Underway In Hull

England's world number two Nick Matthew crafted a convincing victory over Henrik Mustonen in the first round of theAllam British Open Squash Championships ...

Hong Kong, Pakistan & England Shine In Regional Championships

Annie Au made history in Pakistan at the weekend when she became the first Hong Kong Chinese player to win the women's FMC Asian Squash Championship title ...

Instant Update #44

The latest WSF newsletter with squash news from all over the world ...

Peter Zöbelein

German WSF Referee Peter Zöbelein tragically collapsed and died on 3rd May at the Europea.n Team Championships in Amsterdam.

Fallows & Temple Murray Head Latest WSF World Junior Rankings

English pair Richie Fallows and Victoria Temple Murray head the latest WSF World Junior Circuit Rankings ...

Dutch Federation Marks Major Milestone At Historic European Championships

Squash Bond Nederland celebrates its 75th anniversary this week by hosting the biggest ever European Team Squash Championships in the Netherlands capital Amsterdam ...

World Doubles in New York

Ninety five of the world’s best hardball doubles players from 19 countries across the globe converged on New York to compete for the 2013 World Doubles Championships title ...

Agassi, Clijsters & Edberg Join Tennis Elite In Support Of Squash Olympic Bid

Andre Agassi, Kim Clijsters and Stefan Edberg have followed fellow tennis legend Roger Federer in backing Squashto be added to the Olympic Games programme in 2020.

Paraguay President Unveils New National Squash Centre

Federico Franco, the President of Paraguay, unveiled the world's latest National Squash Centre when he cut the ribbon to open the Centro Nacional de Squash - Paraguay ...

WSF Hails Nicol & Garner’s 7 Continent Challenge Triumph

World Squash Federation President N Ramachandran has praised the Xodus 7 Continent Challenge as an initiative of 'epic proportions' and one which has given the sport's Olympic bid a great boost ...

Xodus 7 Continent Challenge hits home in London

Peter Nicol MBE and Tim Garner’s gruelling round-the-world squash odyssey touched down on home soil on Friday as the Xodus 7 Continent Challenge arrived in London for its penultimate stage.

AISTS To Conduct Squash Referee Research

The WSF has appointed world-renowned International Academy of Sports Science and Technology (AISTS) to conduct research that will provide a framework to help encourage more players and ex-players to become qualified as referees.

Nicol & Garner Xodus 7 Continent Challenge Now Homeward Bound

Peter Nicol and Tim Garner are now past the half-way mark of their remarkable Xodus 7 Continent Challenge - the bid to contest 7 Squash Matches in 7 Days on 7 Continents ...

WSF Ambassadors Programme Sets Sights On Panama & Venezuela

Malaysia's record seven-time world squash champion Nicol David will lead this year's WSF Ambassador Programme visit to Panama and Venezuela in June ...

Massaro and Darwish take KL Open titles

Laura Massaro and Karim Darwish are the new CIMB KL Open champions after recording straight-game wins in the finals in Kuala Lumpur ...

Squash: The Fastest Growing Sport In Poland

The WSF World Junior Squash Championships are taking place in July in a country of unprecedented expansion for the sport ...

Willstrop Wins Fourth Canary Wharf Classic Crown

James Willstrop collected his fourth Canary Wharf Classic title with a stunning display of quality squash to subdue his England team-mate Peter Barker in the final

Home Hero Barker Beats Champion Matthew At Canary Wharf

Home town hero Peter Barker stunned defending champion Nick Matthew to set up an all-English clash against former champion James Willstrop in the tenth anniversary final of the Canary Wharf Classic ...

El Shorbagy Eyes English Stranglehold At Canary Wharf

Third-seeded Egyptian Mohamed El Shorbagy is hoping to break the domestic stranglehold on the Canary Wharf Classic in London ...

Matthew & Willstrop on Trans World Sport

England's world numbers two and four, Nick Matthew and James Willstrop, talk about their rivalry in a ten-minute feature video article from Trans World Sport ...

Lucky Matthew Makes Canary Wharf Classic Quarters

England's defending champion Nick Matthew admitted he was lucky to reach the quarter-finals of the Canary Wharf Classic ..

Selby Survives Canary Wharf Classic Opener

One week after beating former world champion Nick Matthew in Kuwait, England's Daryl Selby set up another possible giant-killing clash with No2 seed James Willstrop in the Canary Wharf Classic in London ...

Jahangir Khan Elected To Pakistan Olympic Association

Squash legend Jahangir Khan has been elected to the Pakistan Olympic Association ...

Ramy Wrests Kuwait Cup From Willstrop

The unstoppable world number one Ramy Ashour celebrated his tenth successive PSA World Tour squash final in sensational style in Kuwait when he beat defending champion James Willstrop in four games to take the Kuwait PSA Cup title ,,,

Dunlop Extends World Squash Federation Agreement Into Fifth Decade

Dunlop has today announced the renewal of its partnership with the World Squash Federation ...

Ashour & Willstrop To Contest Kuwait Cup Climax

World number one Ramy Ashour and his world number one predecessor James Willstrop will meet in Thursday's final of the Kuwait PSA Cup ...

Ramy Survives ‘Toughest Ever’ Match In Kuwait

World number one Ramy Ashour fought back from two games down to overcome Egyptian compatriot Amr Shabana to reach the semi-finals of the Kuwait PSA Cup ...

Selby Sinks Matthew In Kuwait Shock

world No15 Daryl Selby powered to a straight games win over Nick Matthew in the third round of the Kuwait PSA Cup ...

Castagnet Casts Out Richards In Kuwait Upset

Unseeded Frenchman Mathieu Castagnet produced his "best performance ever" - and the first upset of the Kuwait PSA Cup ...

Shabana Leads Egyptian Trio Through In Kuwait

Amr Shabana led a trio of Egyptians through to the last 16 of the Kuwait PSA Cup ...

England Rugby Team Backs Squash 2020 Olympic Bid

England captain Chris Robshaw, along with Chris Ashton, Dan Cole,Henry Thomas, Tom Youngs, Joe Marler and Mako Vunipola backed the Squash 2020 campaign

Maestro Ashour Masters Matthew To Claim Second Richmond Title

Egyptian maestro Ramy Ashour mastered the tenacious challenge of England's Nick Matthew to win the Davenport North American Open ...

Ninth In A Row For Ramy In Richmond

Ramy Ashour gained revenge for his defeat in last year's Davenport North American Open final by beating reigning champion James Willstrop in four games of electrifying squash ...

Instant Update #43

The latest edition of the WSF's newsletter, for March / April 2013 ...

Ramy Survives Rosner Battle In Richmond

Event favourite Ramy Ashour overcame spirited resistance from unseeded Simon Rosner before clinching his place in the last four of the Davenport North American Open ...

Rosner Meets Ramy After Winning Battle Of The Giants

German ace Simon Rosner will meet top seed Ramy Ashour in the quarter-finals of the Davenport North American Open after winning a battle of the giants against No8 seed Omar Mosaad ...

Peter Nicol & Tim Garner Boost Olympic Bid With 7 Continent Challenge

Former internationals Peter Nicol MBE and Tim Garner will contest 7 Squash Matches in 7 Days on 7 Continents in a bid to help raise the profile of Squash's campaign to join the programme of the 2020 Olympic Games.

Ramy Ashour Rekindles Richmond Love Affair

Egyptian maestro Ramy Ashour rekindled his love affair with Richmond in a hugely entertaining match against determined English underdog Chris Simpson in the first round of the Davenport North American Open ...

Botswana Claim Historic All Africa Championship Gold

Botswana claimed a historic first title success in an international squash event when Alister Walker beat Zambian Kelvin Ndhlovu in the Men's Individual final of the All Africa Championships...

France Focuses On Men’s World Team Championship

A maximum 32 nations - with representation from all five continents - will contest the 2013 WSF Men's World Team Squash Championship which will be held in France for the first time in the event's 46-year history ...

Squash’s Olympic Campaign Goes Viral

The World Squash Federation, together with the Men's and Women's Professional Tours, has just launched a new online campaign to build support for Squash's ambition to join the Olympic Games in 2020 ...

Namibia Celebrates All-Africa Championships – & Major Sponsorship Boost

Teams throughout the region will compete in this week's All-Africa Squash Championships, hosted for the first time by Namibia.

World Refereeing Conference 2013

We are delighted to report that the 12th World Squash Refereeing Conference will be held in Amman, Jordan on Friday 4th and Saturday 5th October ...

Squash Fan Federer Supports Olympic Bid

World No2 Roger Federer is backing Squash to be added to the Olympic Games programme in 2020 ...

World First As U.S. Squash Leads The Way In Prize Money Parity

n a world first for a major event in the sport, U.S. Squash has announced that the prize purse for the 2013 Delaware Investments U.S. Open Squash Championships will provide equal prize money for both the women's and men's events ...

Al Tamimi & Whitlock Head Latest WSF World Junior Rankings

Qatari Abdulla Mohd Al Tamimi and England's Emily Whitlock head the latest WSF World Junior Circuit Rankings according to the new February list published today.

WSA World Tour 2012 Awards in Cleveland

Malaysia’s Nicol David has been named WSA Heather McKay Player of the Year for the 7th time following a presentation at the Cleveland Classic quarter-finals night ...

Sensational Gaultier Scores Swedish Success

A scintillating performance by Gregory Gaultier in today's final of the Case Swedish Open saw the Frenchman beat England's world No2 Nick Matthew in straight games

Comeback King Ashour Takes Third ToC Title In New York

Ramy Ashour and Natalie Grinham win the ToC titles in Grand Central ...

Breathtaking Semi-Finals at Grand Central

New York's Grand Central Terminus witnessed spectacular Tournament of Champions semi-finals ...

Matthew & Gaultier Complete Champion Semi-Final Line-Up In New York

England's Nick Matthew and Frenchman Gregory Gaultier ensured that the semi-finals of the J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions live up to the event's title ...

ToC 2013 Quarters Part One

Video roundup of thje first two men's quarter-finals in New York ...

Willstrop & Ashour Set Up Sizzling Semi In New York

Day three of the Tournament of Champions in New York as the women's event gets under way too ...

Matthew Gets Revenge Win Over Shabana In NYC

After two defeats already this year by the four-time world champion from Egypt, England's Nick Matthew gained his revenge in the second round of the J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions ...

Marche Marches On In New York

France's Gregoire Marche became the only qualifier to make the last 16 of the J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions when he upset experienced Finn Olli Tuominen on the second day of first round action ...

Coppinger Conquers Barker In ToC Shock

Peter Barker, the Englishman who boasts the most consistent record in PSA World Series events for the past two years, fell to South African Stephen Coppinger in the ToC first round ...

WSF President Buoyed By Squash Olympic Bid Momentum Boost

World Squash Federation President N Ramachandran has praised the sport's athletes and their player bodies the Professional Squash Association (PSA) and Women's Squash Association (WSA) for their contribution to initiatives over the past two months ...

Instant Update, Issue 42

The latest edition of the WSF newsletter with squash news from around the world ...

Olympians Show Their Support For Squash 2020 Bid

Olympians Joanna Rowsell, Victoria Pendleton and Greg Searle were cheering from the stands at the ATCO PSA World Series Squash Finals ...

Shabana and David retain World Series Finals titles

Amr Shabana and Nicol David lifted the 2013 ATCO PSA World Series Squash trophies after dazzling performances on a thrilling final day at Queen’s Club.

Matthew and Massaro aim for home WSSF wins

Laura Massaro and Nick Matthew will be hoping to take home advantage when they compete for the ATCO PSA World Series Finals titles at Queen’s Club on Sunday ...

Semi-finalists decided at Queen’s

The final day of pool action in the ATCO World Series Finals in London saw the semi-finalists decided ...

Day of World Series upsets at Queen’s

Day Two of the ATCO World Series at Queen's Club saw a host of surprise results ...

World Series Finals under way at Queen’s

The opening day of the ATCO World Series Finals produced some sparkling squash and some upset results at Queen's Club in London ...

Nicol David Wins Seventh World Open Title

Nicol David defeated Laura Massaro in straight games in the WSA Cayman Islands World Open 2012 to become World Champion for the seventh time.

Massaro In Maiden World Open Final

Laura Massaro reached the final of the Cayman Islands World Open final after beating No.2 seed Raneem El Weleily in a thrilling five-game encounter ...

Duncalf comeback secures World Open semi-final place

A marathon upset for Jenny Duncalf as she joins the top three seeds in the World Open semi-finals ...

Watch the Olympic Bid Films

Two features of the squash presentation to the IOC Programme Commission woven into the Powerpoint presentation cued into the speeches were bid videos ...

Squash Leads on ‘Innovation’ in Bid Presentation

The WSF today presented its case for Squash to be included in the 2020 Olympic Games to the International Olympic Committee’s Programme Commission ...

Perry downs Sherbini in Cayman World Open

Madeline Perry ensured her place in the WSA Cayman Islands World Open quarter-finals last night, following a consummate performance against the teenage No.8 seed Nour El Sherbini.

President & World No1 Lead IOC Squash Presentation

World Squash Federation (WSF) President N Ramachandran and men's world number one James Willstrop will lead this week's delegation to the International Olympic Committee in Lausanne ...

Ramy Ashour Wins Qatar PSA World Title

In a sensational all-Egyptian clash which went to the wire, Ramy Ashour triumphed over outsider Mohamed El Shorbagy in the final of the Qatar PSA World Squash Championship

Egyptians Rule In World Semis In Doha

The final of the Qatar PSA World Squash Championship will be an all-Egyptian affair for the third time in the last five years after underdogs Mohamed El Shorbagy and Ramy Ashour triumphed ...

El Shorbagy Gate-Crashes World Semis In Doha

Egypt's 21-year-old Mohamed El Shorbagy upset fourth-seeded compatriot Karim Darwish in today's quarter-finals of the Qatar PSA World Squash Championship in Doha ...

Golan Beats Barker In Spanish World Breakthrough

Borja Golan upset sixth-seeded Englishman Peter Barker in today's third round of the Qatar PSA World Squash Championship in Doha ..

Super Simpson Scores Marathon World Upset

Chris Simpson today earned a place in the last 16 of the Qatar PSA World Squash Championship after upsetting ninth-seeded Dutchman Laurens Jan Anjema ...

Ghosal Gains Indian World Breakthrough

Saurav Ghosal becomes the first Indian in the 36-year history of the PSA World Tour's premier event to reach the last sixteen ...

Matthew’s World Title Defence Successfully Underway

England's world number two Nick Matthew defeated Swiss number one Nicolas Mueller in straight games in today's first round of the Qatar PSA World Squash Championship ...

Gawad Grabs First World Scalp In Doha

Egypt's Karim Abdel Gawad recorded the first seeding upset in the Qatar PSA World Squash Championship ...

Jaymie Jettisons Grayson In World Qualifying Upset

England's Jaymie Haycocks produced the win of his life when he became the lowest-ranked player to qualify for theQatar PSA World Squash Championship ...

Ronnie Sinclair

The WSF is saddened to report that former President Ronnie Sinclair has died in hospital in his native Edinburgh ...

WSF Hails Hong Kong ‘Inspection’ Success

The World Squash Federation has hailed this weekend's finale of the Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Open as a major success ...

David and Ashour claim Hong Kong Titles

Nicol David maintains her eight-year unbeaten run in Hong Kong while Ramy Ashour reclaims the title he won in 2010 ...

Finalists decided in rain-affected Hong Kong semis

The men's and women's semi-finals of the Hong Kong Open took place at different venues after rain affected play ...

Hong Kong Quarter-Finals – withdrawals and upsets !

The quarter-finals of the Hong Kong Open saw just one men's match played out in full and more upsets in the women's draw ...

More upsets in HK as Golan grabs quarters spot

Round two of the Hong Kong Open saw more upsets in the women's draw and a first-ever World Series quarter-final spot for Spain's Borja Golan ...

Seeds suffer on day four in Hong Kong

Day four of the Hong Kong Open saw the completion of the first round and four upset results in the bottom half of the draws ...

Top seeds safely through first round in Hong Kong

Top seeds and defending champions James Willstrop and Nicol David successfully navigated their first round matches in the Hong Kong Open ...

Hong Kong Squash Open Prepares For IOC Inspection

Since 1985, when world-famous airline Cathay Pacific first sponsored the Hong Kong Squash Open, the international event has regularly attracted the world's very best players ...

Nimes World Triumph Highlights Egypt’s Gold Potential

Unexpected success in the WSF Women's World Team Championship in Nimes sees Egypt hold the men's and women's senior and junior world team squash titles simultaneously for the first time ...

Egypt Snatch Women’s World Team Title In Nimes

Egypt Snatch Women’s World Team Title In Nimes

In a dramatic final of the WSF Women's World Team Championship in Nimes second seeds Egypt recovered from a match down to upset favourites England ...

Top Seeds England & Egypt To Contest World Final

Londoner Alison Waters marked her comeback from career-threatening injury in sensational style in the WSF Women's World Team Championship tonight in Nimes ...

25 Up As Nicol David Leads Malaysia Into World Semis

World number one Nicol David marked her 25th successive win in the WSF Women's World Team Championships in impressive style today in Nimes ...

Australia Make World Semi-Finals

Australia pulled off a sensational upset over Hong Kong in today's first quarter-final of the WSF Women's World Team Championshipin Nimes ..

‘Lucky’ Hong Kong Squeeze Through In Nimes

Two points away from a shock defeat, second string Joey Chan reeled off six points in a row to steer fourth seeds Hong Kong to a 2/1 win over South Africa ...

India Break Into World Top Eight In Nimes

In only their third appearance in the event, India ensured themselves a top eight finish in the WSF Women's World Team Championship for the first time ...

France Finish On Top In Nimes World Championship Pool

While Canada and Czech Republic secured places in the last 16 round of the 2012 WSF Women's World Team Championship in Nimes tonight, it was hosts France who attracted the biggest crowd ...

India Mark ‘Huge’ Success In Nimes World Championship

After upsetting seventh seeds Ireland in the first qualifying round of the 2012 WSF Women's World Team Championship in Nimes, tenth seeds India clinched pole position in Pool G ...

Top Seeds Take Charge On Day One In Nimes

The top eight seeds showed their strength in the opening encounters of the WSF Women's World Team Championshipin Nimes with 3/0 victories ...

Hosts France Aim To Shine In Nimes World Team Championship

Hosts France, who recorded a best-ever sixth place in the previous Women's World Team championship are bidding to reach the last eight again next week in Nimes ...

Gaultier Grabs Mexicano Title

Gregory Gaultier notched up the 22nd PSA title of his career at the inaugural Abierto Mexicano de Raquetas ...

Instant Update #41

The latest edition of the WSF's worldwide squash newsletter ...

England Seeded To Win Seventh Women’s World Team Title

England, runners-up in the previous two championships, have been named as top seeds in the 2012 WSF Women's World Team Championship next month in Nimes, France ...

Greg Grabs Golden Gate City Glory

Gregory Gaultier beats Nick Matthew in the final of the Netsuite Open in San Francisco ...

Darwish and King claim Macau crowns

Top seeds Karim Darwish and Joelle King are the new Macau Open champions ...

English Finalist Assured In San Francisco

Straight games victories by Nick Matthew and Peter Barker in the quarter-finals of the NetSuite Open will ensure English representation in the final in San Frnacisco ...

World Squash Day Smashes Records With Biggest Sports Match On The Planet

More than 40,000 players registered to take part in the World Squash Day Challenge, which demonstrated global support for the sport's 2020 Olympic bid ...

World Squash Day Makes A Racket To Back 2020 Olympic Bid

Squash's bid for a place in the 2020 Olympics receives a massive boost on Saturday when some 40,000 players are expected to take part in a massive worldwide competition on World Squash Day ...

David and Ashour are first-time U.S. Open Champions

Two new champions were crowned at Drexel University in Philadelphia as Nicol David and Ramy Ashour joined the list of winners of the prestigious U.S. Open Squash Championships.

Mixed fortunes for top seeds in US Open Semis

While the top seeds in the Women's U.S. Open reached the final - just - te top ranked both fell in the men's semi-finals in Philadelphia ...

Mixed success for defending champions in US Open quarters

Laura Massaro stays on course in Philadelphia as Amr Shabana loses out in a repeat of last year's final ..

King qualifies for US Open semis as Willstrop survives

Joelle King creates a stunning upset in the quarter-finals of the U.S. Open in Philadelphia where men's top seed James Willstrop is sorely tested ...

Delaware Investments U.S. Open – Day Five

The round of sixteen in the Delaware Investments U.S. Open at Drexel University in Philadelphia saw all the men's seeds progress to the quarters but there were three upsets in the women's event ...

World Champions Say No To Doping

Nick Matthew and Nicol David, the two world champions in squash, are both backing the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) campaign Say No To Doping ...

Champion Shabana Shakes Off Rodriguez In US Opener

Defending champion Amr Shabana secured his place in the second round of the Delaware Investments US Open after shaking off Colombian number one Miguel Angel Rodriguez ....

Home Hero Gordon Marks Maiden World Series Win At US Open

Christopher Gordon, ranked 72 in the world, celebrated a dream result for the hosts of the Delaware Investments US Open at Drexel University in Philadelphia to mark his first ever World Series win ...

Milestone for Massaro after Carol Weymuller victory

Laura Massaro claimed her milestone tenth WSA World Tour title as the Englishwoman completed her Carol Weymuller Open 2012 campaign with a win over Raneem El Weleily ...

Ramachandran Re-Elected WSF President

World Squash Federation President N Ramachandran has been re-elected by acclaim for a further four-year term at the 42nd WSF AGM today in Stockholm, Sweden ...

Massaro and Weleily to contest Carol Weymuller Open final

Laura Massaro and Raneem El Weleily will contest the WSA Gold Series Carol Weymuller Open final,

Waters Dimisses David In Carol Weymuller Quarters

Alison Waters stuns onlookers at Casino Heights in New York as she dismisses world No.1 Nicol David in the quarter-finals of theWSA Gold Series Carol Weymuller Open ...

Two Seeds Down In Carol Weymuller Opener

The fiercely contested WSA Gold Series Carol Weymuller Open in New York yielded few surprises in round one at Heights Casino ...

20,020 Players Back WSF World Squash Day 2020 Olympic Bid

World Squash Day has attracted more than 20,020 players to back the sport's 2020 Olympic bid ...

Argentina, Korea & Namibia Make Debuts In Record World Championship Line-Up

Argentina, Korea and Namibia will compete for the first time in the 2012 WSF Women's World Team Championshipin November in Nimes

Maestro Matthew marks Silver Milestone in Manchester

England's Nick Matthew recovered from a game down to beat James Willstrop in the final of the British Grand Prix to claim the 25th PSA title of his career ... ..

Willstrop & Matthew to contest British Grand Prix Final

Englishmen James Willstrop and Nick Matthew, the top two players in the world, are set for another clash in their long-running rivalry ...

Matthew Poised To Make Half Century

England's world champion Nick Matthew is one match away from his 50th PSA World Tour final ...

Grant Survives Grand Prix Scare

Londoner Adrian Grant ensured domestic representation in the semi-finals of the Springfield Solutions British Grand Prix in Manchester , just ...

Squash Tops Google Search

Squash was the top-rising query on Google Maps during the Summer of 2012 in the United Kingdom, according to research just published by Google ...

El Weleily denies David in KL final

It was an Egyptian double for Raneem El Weleily and Tarek Momen in two dramatic CIMB Malaysian Open finals at The Curve shopping mall in Kuala Lumpur ...

David joins Egyptian trio in Malaysian Open finals

Malaysi'a own Nicol David will be going for a record haul of titles in the CIMB Malaysian Open final ...

Malaysians advance in KL Quarter-finals

Low Wee Wern delights home fans in the CIMB Malaysian Open quarter-finals as seeds continue to fall in the men's draw ...

Home players advance to quarters in KL

It was a good day for the home fans in Kuala Lumpur as local players upset the odds to reach the CIMB Malaysian Open quarter-finals ...

Squash Flashmob Hits Malaysia

The world's top squash players turned out in force at the Curve Shopping Mall in Selangor, Malaysia, to stage a flashmob to draw attention to the sport's bid to be added to the Olympic Games programme in 2020.

Instant Update #40

Latest edition of the WSF newsletter, issue #40 for September 2012 ...

Tarek Takes Colombian Crown

The brave run of home hero Miguel Angel Rodriguez came to an end in the final of the Club El Nogal Bogota Colombian Open ...

World Squash Day Olympic Bid Entries Hit 10,000

More than 10,000 players have now signed up to take part in the biggest squash match in history on World Squash Day 2012 in support of the sport's Olympic bid ...

Nicol and Ramy retain Australian titles

Top seeds and defending champions Nicol David and Ramy Ashour successfully defended their Australian Open titles with straight-game wins in the finals ...

Defending Champions on course in Canberra

Reigning Australian Open champions Nicol David and Ramy Ashour are through to the finals in Canberra ...

Top seeds tested in Canberra as Pallikal makes a bit of history

There were no upset results on quarter-finals day of the Australian Open in Canberra, but there were no easy rides for the top seeds either, and a first-ever WSA Gold semi-final place for India ...

Unseeded Sobhy claims biggest scalp in Canberra

There was a series of upsets in women's round two of the Australian Open in Canberra, as the quarter-finalists were decided ...

Richards Removes Home Hope In Canberra

Day Five of the Hi-Tec Australian Open in Canberra saw a full set of Women's Round One matches as half of the men's quarter-finalists were decided ...

Seeds safely through to second round in Canberra

Defending champion Ramy Ashour led the seeded players into the second round of the Australian Open in Canberra ...

Racket Magic – Jahangir Khan

Squash has come a long way. Today, with a global audience and technical innovations, the sport is destined to ascend to Olympic status by 2020 ...

Eighteen Masters World Champions Crowned in Birmingham

The 2012 World Masters Squash Championships reached a climax today as eighteen players were crowed World Champions in Birmingham ...

Nimes World Championship To Introduce Three Glass Show Courts

In a unique development for world squash, action in the 2012 WSF Women's World Team Championship in France in November will take place on three new state-of-the-art all-glass show courts ...

Squash Seniors To Contest Historic World Masters In Birmingham

More than 750 of the world's top senior-age-group squash players from 46 countries are converging on Birmingham for the 2012 SUBWAY World Masters ...

Egypt Retain World Junior Title

Favourites Egypt again triumphed over second seeds Pakistan in the final of the Doha WSF Men's World Junior Team Squash Championship ...

Egypt & Pakistan To Contest World Junior Final

Top seeds Egypt and Pakistan will meet in the final of the Doha WSF Men's World Junior Team Squash Championship at the Khalifa International Tennis & Squash Complex ...

India Back In World Top Four

A dramatic fight-back in the quarter-finals of the Doha WSF Men's World Junior Team Squash Championship for India as the top four seeds reach the semi-finals ...

Japan march on in Doha

A guaranteed first-time top eight finish is the reward for outsiders Japan after the 13/18 seeds beat Germany in the play-offs for the top 12 places ...

Japan & Brazil In World Junior Breakthroughs

After sensational upsets on the final day of qualifying in Doha, both Japan and Brazil will record their highest-ever World Junior Team finishes ...

Shorbagy & Sherbini Share World Junior Double In Doha

Marwan El Shorbagy and Nour El Sherbini celebrated a notable Egyptian double in Doha today by becoming world junior squash champions for the second time ...

Egyptians To Contest World Junior Finals In Doha

For the second successive year, all-Egyptian finals will bring to a climax the WSF World Junior Squash Championships ...

Abouelghar Survives Marathon World Battle In Doha

Second-seeded Egyptian Mohamed Abouelghar survived the longest match of his life to reach the World Junior semi-finals in Doha ...

WSF Development Conference – Headline Details

The full list of topics and presenters will be ready soon, but for now as a taster they are planned to include ...

Instant Update Issue #39

The latest edition of the WSF's newsletter, with news from all over the world of squash ...

Wroclaw Wins 2013 World Junior Championships

The WSF has confirmed that the 2013 WSF World Junior Squash Championships have been awarded to the Polish city of Wroclaw ....

World’s Best Juniors Set Sights On Success In Qatar

Qatar is set to host an historic World Squash Federation event this month when the Doha WSF World Junior Squash Championships take place at the Khalifa International Tennis & Squash Complex ...

Willstrop Makes It Six In New World Rankings

England's James Willstrop celebrates his sixth month as world number one in the new July Dunlop PSA Men's World Squash Rankings ...

Hong Kong To Host 2014 World Masters

The WSF confirmed today that the 2014 WSF World Masters Squash Championshipshave been awarded to Hong Kong, China ...

WSF ‘Rackets For Africa’ Reach Destination

A consignment of 50 squash rackets has arrived in the Namibia capital Windhoek for the Namibia Squash Association to use for development projects ...

Shorbagy Super Shots

Mohamed El Shorbagy plays some dazzling shots at the Allam British Open ...

WSF Ambassadors Empower Namibian Squash

WSF Ambassadors Empower Namibian Squash

"You have empowered Namibian squash," Tyc Kakehongo of the Namibian Squash Association, told Nicol David and Mohamed El Shorbagy as the five-day WSF Ambassador Programme visit to Namibia came to an end ...

Malawi WSF Ambassador Visit Inspires Squash Addition To Olympic Centre

News that the WSF Ambassador Programme visit to Malawi has inspired a squash facility to be included in a new OlympAfrica Sports Centre in the capital Lilongwe has been hailed by Squash Malawi President Jimmy Kawaye as "a huge, huge thing for the sport in our country" ...

Squash Players Target World Record To Back 2020 Olympic Bid

Squash players all over the world are uniting to create the biggest squash match in history, with two teams playing in one global event designed to back the sport’s bid for a place in the 2020 Olympic Games ...

Tins Go Lower For Doubles

After trials conducted last month the WSF has decided to use a lower - 13" - tin for future major games doubles events ...

Matthew Leads Squash Presentation At SportAccord

WSF President N Ramachandran, supported by England's world champion Nick Matthew and Pakistan's leading female player Maria Toor Pakay, were in attendance at SportAccord in Quebec to promote Squash's campaign to become an Olympic Sport ...

David and Matthew extend British Open title triumphs

Nick Matthew and Nicol David extended their record of British Open title triumphs in London's O2 Arena ...

British Open finals set at the O2

A dramatic day of semi-final action in London saw the Allam British Open finalists decided ...

English Trio Home in On British Open Crown

Three Englishmen will contest the semi-finals of the Allam British Open at London's O2 Arena ...

World’s Leading Players Unite In London To Support Squash 2020 Olympic Dream

Many of the world’s leading squash players came together at London’s 02 Arena to show their support for Squash’s campaign to become part of the 2020 Olympic Games ...

Matthew puts Richards in his Lace at the O2

World squash champion Nick Matthew reached the quarter-finals of the Allam British Open with a ruthless performance against England team-mate Tom Richards ...

Willstrop & Ashour battle into British Open Quarters

Some gruelling second round matches at the O2 Arena as five Egyptians progressed on day one of the second round ...

Matthew & Richards Set For O2 British Open Clash

Rising England star Tom Richards is out to hijack world champion Nick Matthew in Thursday's second round of the Allam British Open ...

Willstrop Powers Through O2 Opener

England's top seed James Willstrop powered past Germany's Simon Rosner to book his place in the second round of the Allam British Open...

Instant Update Issue 38

The latest WSF newsletter, for May/June 2012, with updates from all around the World of Squash ...

England Celebrate European Championship Double

England successfully retained their titles in the European Team Squash Championships in Nuremberg, Germany ...

India Celebrate Historic Asian Championships Success

India celebrated their first senior Asian squash title success following unexpected victory in the women's event in the 2012 Asian Team Championships ...

May World Rankings

England reclaim top two spots in the PSA list as Hong Kong players advance in WSA rankings ...

Asian Teams Championships under way in Kuwait

The 16th Asian Team Championships are under way in Kuwait ...

Walker and Waters win Irish Crowns

Top seed Alister Walker and qualifier Alison Waters are the new Irish Open champions ...

Selby Denies Home Hero Mueller Grasshopper Glory

England's Daryl Selby denied Nicolas Mueller the chance to become the first local winner of the Grasshopper Cup when he beat the Swiss number one in the final ...

Qatar To Host 2012 PSA World Championship

The 2012 PSA World Squash Championship will be held in Doha in December, following an agreement reached between the Professional Squash Association and the Qatar Squash Federation ...

Ramy Ashour Is El Gouna Champion

A "horribly disappointed" James Willstrop was forced to concede the El Gouna International Squash Open title midway through the third game of the final ...

Willstrop & Ramy In El Gouna Final After Disruptions

England's top seed James Willstrop and fifth-seeded Egyptian Ramy Ashour will contest the final of the El Gouna International Open after surviving disrupted semi-finals ...

Ramy Ousts Gaultier In El Gouna Upset

Ramy Ashour kept alive hopes of a repeat of the all Egyptian 2010 final when he upset second-seeded Gregory Gaultier in the quarter-finals of the El Gouna International Open ...

Squash Surges In Australia

A new four million (Australian) dollar squash centre close to completion in Darwin is yet another example of squash's resilience and growth in Australia ...

Hisham Win Ends Decade Of Shabana Defeats

After ten years of defeats by his illustrious fellow countryman, Egypt's Hisham Ashour finally got the better of four-time world champion Amr Shabana ...

WSF Launches Olympic Bid Brochure

In the latest step in its campaign to have Squash included in the programme for the 2020 Olympic Games, the World Squash Federation has launched a Bid Brochure ...

Locals Continue To Flourish In El Gouna

Local interest in the El Gouna International Open remains high as Amr Shabana and Ramy Ashour led four Egyptians through the second day of first round action ...

Champion Darwish Wins El Gouna Opener

Egypt's Karim Darwish successfully began his defence of the El Gouna International Open title in the opening match at Abu Tig Marina in El Gouna ...

El Gouna Heralds Return Of International Sport To Egypt

International sport will return to Egypt for the first time since the country's revolution when the El Gouna International Squash Open takes place at the Red Sea resort of El Gouna from 8-13 April ...

Egyptians Head Latest WSF World Junior Circuit Rankings

Marwan El Shorbagy and Nour El Sherbini head the new April WSF World Junior Circuit Rankings ...

World Squash Day To Back 2020 Olympic Bid

World Squash Day takes place this year on Saturday October 20th in a global show of support for the sport's efforts to win a place in the 2020 Olympic Games ...

Lincou Celebrates Early Birthday Present In Canada

Just two days before his 36th birthday, unseeded Frenchman Thierry Lincou emphatically showed what a major force he still is after upsetting fourth seed Daryl Selby in a marathon Bluenose Squash Classic final ...

Mosaad Wins Malaysian Marathon To Claim KL Crown

In his second 112-minute marathon Malaysian encounter in three days, Egypt's Omar Mosaad edged to victory over Englishman Adrian Grant in today's final of the CIMB Nicol David KL Open ...

Top Players Lead WSF Ambassador Programme To Malawi & Namibia

Malaysia's record six-time world squash champion Nicol David will lead this year's WSF Ambassador Programme visit toMalawi and Namibia in 7-13 June ...

Young Stars Shine in KL Quarters

It was another day for the youngsters in the CIMB Nicol David KL Open in Malaysia ...

Young players surprise seeds in KL Open first round

Three seeds are on their way home, but a teenage qualifier claims the biggest scalp in round one of the CIMB Nicol David KL Open 2012 ...

Ramy Ashour’s Latest Trick

Ramy Ashour's "ball hits ball" trick shot ... can you do this ???

Richards Rallies To Best Tour Win In Montreal

Englishman Tom Richards pulled off his second successive upset in the Open de Squash Banque Nationale Groupe Financier in Canada to win the biggest title of his career ...

Matthew Maintains Mastery Over Willstrop To Claim Canary Wharf Hat-Trick

World champion Nick Matthew extended his long winning run against fellow Englishman James Willstrop by claiming a hat-trick of Canary Wharf Classic titles ...

Matthew & Willstrop Set Up Dream Canary Wharf Final

Bitter English rivals Nick Matthew and James Willstrop will clash in the final of the Canary Wharf Classic after negotiating physically challenging hurdles in the semi-finals ...

Willstrop & Matthew On Course For Canary Wharf Showdown

England's top seeds Nick Matthew and James Willstrop both survived bruising encounters as they moved one step closer to another titanic battle in the final of the Canary Wharf Classic in London ...

Willstrop Weathers Ghosal Fightback At Canary Wharf

England's world number one James Willstrop weathered a phenomenal fightback from his training partner Saurav Ghosal before clinching a place in the quarter-finals of the Canary Wharf Classic ...

Champion Matthew Tested In Canary Wharf Opener

England's world champion Nick Matthew was held up by his Egyptian opponent Mohd Ali Anwar Reda before claiming a place in the quarter-finals of the Canary Wharf Classic ...

Golan Wins Biggest Title In Winnipeg

Spain's Borja Golan celebrated the biggest squash title of his career when he upset top seed Laurens Jan Anjema in the final of the Manitoba Open ...

Fitz-Gerald joins Squash Australia Legends

Sarah Fitz-Gerald has become the fifth “Legend” to be inducted into the Squash Australia Hall of Fame ...

Birthday Boy Mosaad Celebrates Hong Kong Triumph

Egypt's Omar Mosaad celebrated his 24th birthday in style by winning the HKFC Meco Invitational ...

Squash Launches Social Media Portal to Drive Online Support for 2020 Olympic Ambition

As part of Squash’s campaign to become part of the 2020 Olympic Games, the World Squash Federation today unveils www.squash2020.com

WSF Backs ‘Rackets For Africa’ Initiative

The World Squash Federation has stepped in to back a Canadian initiative to boost squash development in Africa ...

King James Rules In Richmond

England's James Willstrop produced a tactical master-class to subdue Egypt's fiery entertainer Ramy Ashour to win the Davenport North American Open ...

Rocket Man Ramy Roars Into Richmond Final

Egyptian squash genius Ramy Ashour showed he is back on top form by crushing world champion Nick Matthew to reach the final of the Davenport North American Open ...

Top four through to NAO semis as Willstrop regains top spot

James Willstrop returned to the top of the world rankings for March after the top four seeds reached the semi-finals of the North American Open in Richmond ...

Rosner Makes Maiden World Series Quarter-Finals In Richmond

Rising German squash star Simon Rosner celebrated his first appearance in the quarter-finals of a PSA World Seriesevent after beating world No16 Alister Walker in the second round of the Davenport North American Open ...

World Champion Matthew Survives Richmond Scare

Reigning champion Nick Matthew survived a first round scare in the first round of the Davenport North American Open before beating Colombian outsider Miguel Angel Rodriguez ...

Favourite Willstrop Makes Rapid Start In Richmond

Top seed James Willstrop made a lightning start in the Davenport North American Open, beating rising Swiss starNicolas Mueller in straight games in the first round ...

WSF Heartened By World Cup Success

The U21 World Cup has been hailed as a major success - not only for the unveiling of the exciting new dimension of LightPower under-floor lighting beneath the ASB GlassCourt glass floor, but also for the introduction a new mixed team event into the sport.

Classy Gaultier Wins Swedish Open Crown

Classy Gaultier Wins Swedish Open Crown

A high quality performance by top seed Gregory Gaultier saw the Frenchman win the Case Swedish Open title and notch up the 20th PSA World Tour title of his career ...

Egypt Deny India World Cup Triumph In Chennai

In a dramatic clash which went the full distance, favourites Egypt eventually overcame surprise opponents India 2/1 in the final of the SDAT WSF Under-21 World Cup ...

Gaultier & Darwish Make Swedish Open Final

Top seeds Gregory Gaultier and Karim Darwish will contest the final of the Case Swedish Open after victories over Englishmen in the semi-finals ...

India To Face Egypt In Historic World Final In Chennai

Indian number two Ramit Tandon survived a nail-biting decider in the SDAT WSF Under-21 World Cup semi-finals against France at the Express Avenue Mall in Chennai to take the hosts into Sunday's climax of the inaugural event ...

Top Seeds Into Swedish Open Semis

The top two seeds moved safely into the semi-finals of the Case Swedish Open following contrasting quarter-finals at the Linköping Sporthall in Linköping ...

Hosts India Crush Australia To Make World Cup Semis In Chennai

A commanding performance by India in today's final qualifying tie in the SDAT WSF Under-21 World Cup saw the hosts crush Australia 3/0 to secure a place in the semi-finals ...

Selby Scores Swedish Open Upset

England's Daryl Selby scored one of the best wins of his career in the first round of the Case Swedish Open - fighting back from two games down to beat fourth seed Thierry Lincou ...

France Shock England In Historic Upset In Chennai

France stunned second seeds England in today's emotionally-charged second qualifying round of the SDAT WSF Under-21 World Cup in the Indian city of Chennai ...

Top Seeds Waltz Through World Cup Qualifiers In Chennai

The top four seeds secured straightforward wins in today's first qualifying round of the SDAT WSF Under-21 World Cup, the inaugural mixed team event launched by the World Squash Federation in the Indian city of Chennai ...

Indian Government Official Declares World Cup Underway

The SDAT WSF Under-21 World Cup was officially declared under way at a special Opening Ceremony tonight in Chennai ...

Sobhy books semi-final place in Cleveland

Eighteen-year-old Amanda Sobhy booked her semi final place at the WSA Cleveland Classic 2012 after Jenny Duncalf was forced to retire in injured ...

Beng Hee Battles To Major Career Title In Detroit

Ong Beng Hee's fairy tale run in the Motor City Open in the USA went the full distance when the unseeded Malaysian despatched second seed Hisham Mohamed Ashour in straight games in the final

Young Squash Stars Riding High On Eve Of World Cup In India

Many of the young squash stars of the future eager to make their mark in this week's WSF Under-21 World Cup in India will arrive in Chennai fresh from notable success on the senior international circuit ...

Hosts Hopeful Of World Cup Success In Chennai

Hosts India are hopeful of medal success in next month's inaugural WSF Under-21 World Cup, the new biennial event launched by the World Squash Federation which will take place in Chennai from 1-5 February ...

Matthew Is ToC Champion – & New World No1

Nick Matthew claimed his first Tournament of Champions title at the same time as reclaiming the world number one ranking from his English rival James Willstrop ...

Matthew & Willstrop Set Up Dream New York Final

At stake in the dream final of the JP Morgan Tournament of Champions in New York will not just be the title of the first PSA World Series squash event of the year, but also the world number one ranking in February ...

Gaultier Derails Shabana At Grand Central

Frenchman Gregory Gaultier reclaimed his mastery over fellow former world number one Amr Shabana to reach the semi-finals of the JP Morgan Tournament of Champions ...

Raneem completes fourth title win in Greenwich Open

Rising Egyptian star Raneem El Weleily continued her promising form on Sunday as she claimed her first title of 2012, the WSA Greenwich Open 2012 ...

Selby & Willstrop Ensure English Finalist In NY

Straight games victories by Daryl Selby and James Willstrop in the quarter-finals of the JP Morgan Tournament of Champions have ensured English representation in Thursday's final at Grand Central Terminal in New York ...

Egypt Named As World Cup Favourites

Egypt have been named as top seeds for next month's inaugural WSF Under-21 World Cup in India ...

Marwan Makes Historic New York Quarters

Egyptian teenager Marwan El Shorbagy became the first qualifier to make the quarter-finals of the JP Morgan Tournament of Champions for ten years after defeating England's Tom Richards in the second round ...

Rodriguez Rallies To Grand Central Upset

Colombian qualifier Miguel Angel Rodriguez upended Hisham Mohamed Ashour in a hard-fought five-game thriller on the second day of first round play in the JP Morgan Tournament of Champions ...

Selby Stuns Darwish In Grand Central Upset

In an opening day of the JP Morgan Tournament of Champions which was littered with upsets, England's Daryl Selbyclaimed the biggest scalp with a career-first win over Egypt's Karim Darwish ...

Marathon Qualifier Takes Clyne To Grand Central In New York

Scotland's Alan Clyne survived the longest qualifying battle in the JP Morgan Tournament of Champions to earn a place in the main draw of the first PSA World Series squash event of the year in New York ...

Shabana Is Comfort Inn Open Champion

Amr Shabana continued his spectacular start to 2012 when he picked up his second PSA World Tour title of the year at the Comfort Inn Open in Canada ...

Top Seeds To Contest Comfort Inn Final

The top two seeds Amr Shabana and Hisham Mohamed Ashour will contest an all-Egyptian final of the Comfort Inn Open in Canada ...

Egyptians Progress In Comfort

Egyptians will contest all four quarter-finals of the Comfort Inn Open in Canada after a day of upsets and marathons in Vancouver ...

El Shorbagy & Whitlock Top Latest WSF World Junior Circuit Rankings

Whilst Egyptian Marwan El Shorbagy retains his men's number one ranking, England's Emily Whitlock makes her debut at the top of the women's list in the new January WSF World Junior Circuit Rankings ...

Instant Update #36

Jan/Feb 2012 edition of the WSF's newsletter, a bumper 8-page issue ...

David and Shabana claim World Series Titles

Nicol David and Amr Shabana are the ATCO World Series Squash Finals Champions after contrasting victories at Queen's Club in London ...

Shabana puts out Willstrop in World Series Semis

Egypt’s distinguished Amr Shabana, the four-time world champion who boasts 27 titles on the PSA World Tour, is one step away from winning his first ever trophy in England after upsetting home hope James Willstrop in the semi-finals ...

Semi-Finalists decided at Queen’s

After three days of pool play the semi-finalists in the ATCO World Series Squash Finals at Queen's Club in London are decided ...

WSF Extend Development Support With Dunlop Partnership

National squash federations worldwide have received a boost with the launch of WSF Dunlop KickStart 2012, a new WSF initiative which will see 250 dozen Dunlop Max balls being delivered to nations via the regional federations ...

Willstrop, Shabana, David and Duncalf advance at Queen’s

Day two of pool action of the ATCO World Series Squash Finals at Queen's Club in London saw four players book their places in the weekend's semi-finals ...

World Number Ones off to flying start at Queen’s

England’s James Willstrop celebrated his new world number one ranking in perfect style in London by beating Egyptian Karim Darwish in the first pool round of the ATCO PSA World Series Squash Finals ...

England’s James Willstrop Confirmed As New World No1

The top of the Dunlop PSA Men's World Squash Rankings will feature a new look in January with the confirmation that England's James Willstrop makes his debut as world number one in the first list of 2012 ...

Egypt Retain Arab Games Titles

Egypt retained the men's and women's squash titles in the Arab Games after first-time triumphs by Tarek Momen andRaneem El Weleily in the 2011 championships' finals at the Khalifa International Tennis & Squash Complex in the Qatar capital Doha ...

James Willstrop: A PSA Master & World No1

The climax to an incredible end-of-year run by James Willstrop saw the Englishman clinch his third successive PSA World Series title at the Punj Lloyd PSA Masters in India, in a victory which will ensure his status as world number one in January ...

Willstrop & Gaultier Make Masters Final

Frenchman Gregory Gaultier and England's James Willstrop will line up in the surprise final of the Punj Lloyd PSA Masters after straight games successes in the semi-finals in Delhi ...

El Shorbagy Shakes Off Darwish In Delhi

Egypt's Mohamed El Shorbagy celebrated a career-first win over senior fellow countryman Karim Darwish in the quarter-finals of the Punj Lloyd PSA Masters ...

Selby Celebrates World Series Quarter-Final

An appearance in his first PSA World Series event quarter-final this year was Daryl Selby's reward when the Englishman beat top-ranked German Simon Rosner in the second round of the Punj Lloyd PSA Masters ...

Ghosal Grabs Last 16 Slot In Delhi

Saurav Ghosal ensured surprise home interest in the second round of the Punj Lloyd PSA Masters in India after upsetting higher-ranked US champion Julian Illingworth in today's first round of the ninth and final PSA World Seriessquash event of the year at the Siri Fort Complex in New Delhi ...

Malaysian PM Honours Nicol David

Malaysia’s Nicol David, who has led the women's world rankings since 2006, has been honoured by her Prime Minister ...

James Willstrop Clinches Kuwait PSA Cup

England's James Willstrop won the biggest title of his career when he beat Egypt's Karim Darwish in tonight's final of the inaugural Kuwait PSA Cup ...

WSF Ambassadors “An Inspiration” To Latvian Squash

WSF Ambassadors “An Inspiration” To Latvian Squash

The inaugural WSF Ambassador Programme to Latvia last week was hailed as an “inspiration” to the country’s squash community at the end of the three-day visit to the Baltic country's capital Riga ...

Willstrop & Darwish In Second World Series Final This Month

Just over a week after contesting the final of the Hong Kong Open, England's James Willstrop and Egyptian Karim Darwish will play out their second successive PSA World Series climax at the inaugural Kuwait PSA Cup at Green Island in Kuwait City ...

Matthew limps out of Kuwait Cup ‘dream quarter’ …

After the drama of the first-ever 'FA Cup' style draw the actual quarter-finals of the $165k Kuwait PSA Cup at the spectacular Green Island venue failed to live up to those expectations as top seed and World Champion Nick Matthew was forced to withdraw through injury ...

Top Seeds Paired Up In Kuwait Quarters Draw

The 'FA Cup' style open draw introduced at the quarter-final stage of the inaugural Kuwait PSA Cup produced a dramatic result when the event's top two seeds Nick Matthew andKarim Darwish were pulled out of the hat to face each other for a place in the semi-finals ...

World Stars Give A Boost To Squash In Latvia

Squash received a major boost in Latvia when world number ones Nicol David and John White launched the inauguralWSF Ambassador Programme in the Baltic country's capital Riga this week ...

Anjema Axes Lincou To Make Kuwait Quarters

Dutchman Laurens Jan Anjema survived the longest match in the inaugural Kuwait PSA Cup to secure an unexpected place in the quarter-finals of the eighth PSA World Series squash event of the year ...

New Innovative Format for Kuwait PSA Cup

A brand new event format, reflecting the open draw style of English football's prestigious FA Cup, is being launched by the men's Professional Squash Association this week at the Kuwait PSA Cup ...

Rosner Removes Kuwait Champion Shabana

Egypt's fourth seed Amr Shabana, a finalist in his last four appearances in Kuwait, crashed out of the inaugural Kuwait PSA Cup today, beaten in straight games by unseeded German Simon Rosner ...

Al Muzayen Delights Kuwait Cup Crowd

Local hero Abdullah Al Muzayen fully justified his wildcard status in the inaugural Kuwait PSA Cup when he dismissed higher-ranked Colombian Miguel Angel Rodriguez in straight games in the first round

Seven in a row for Nicol, a first for James

While Malaysia's world champion and world number one Nicol David recorded her 35th consecutive win and collected her 7th Hong Kong title in a row, for James Willstrop it was a first final and a first title

David ends Annie’s dream in Hong Kong semis

While Nicol David made it through to her seventh successive Hong Kong final, Raneem El Weleily, James Willstrop and Karim Darwish all secured their firsts after the semi-finals at Kowloon Cultural Centre ...

A day of upsets and revenge in Hong Kong quarter-finals

With fully half the matches sing the lower-ranked player triumph it was a day of quarter-final upsets at the Hong Kong Squash Centre, and a day for revenge too ...

Seeds scattered as Annie and Joey make history in Hong Kong

On a dramatic day of second round action the women’s Hong Kong Open lost three of its top seeds but gained a home quarter-finalist for the first time ever, not once but twice …

Momen makes last 16 as Joey delights in Hong Kong round one conclusion

It was a good day for the Egyptians as round one of the Hong Kong Open concluded at the Hong Kong Squash Centre, on a day which saw all but one of nine qualifiers beaten and a popular home win in the women's event ...

2014 Women’s World Team Championship Awarded To Canada

The World Squash Federation formally announced today that the 2014 WSF Women's World Team Squash Championship has been awarded to Canada ...

Gold Coast Games Will Leave Lasting Legacy For Squash

In the wake of the victory by Queensland's Gold Coast to secure the right to stage the 2018 Commonwealth Games, Squash Australia CEO Gary O'Donnell says that the Games will leave a lasting legacy for the sport of squash in Australia ...

World Champions safely through Round One in Kong Kong

There were no upsets in the first day's play of the PSA&WISPA World Series Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Open, which saw top seeds Nick Matthew and Nicol David safely through, but two of the four Englishmen to pregress didn't have it all their own way ...

El Shorbagy Shakes Off Lincou In Macau

Egypt's Mohamed El Shorbagy justified his top billing in the Macau Open when he beat Frenchman Thierry Lincou, the No2 seed, in the final of the PSA World Tour International 50 squash event ...

Nicol David Inducted Into Hall of Fame

Malaysian squash star Nicol David reached a new milestone in her illustrious career when she was inducted into the World Squash Federation Hall of Fame - becoming the first active player in the history of the sport to be so honoured ...

WSF Puts Innovation at Heart of 2020 Olympic Campaign

WSF President N Ramachandran today stressed that innovation will be a core element of Squash's campaign for inclusion into the 2020 Olympic Games ...

Matthew and David retain World Open titles in Rotterdam

Defending champions, top seeds and world number ones Nick Matthew and Nicol David both successfully defended their World Open titles in contrasting finals at the Luxor Theatre in Rotterdam, the Netherlands' City of Sports ...

Defending champions on course in World Open semis

With all four semi-finals of the World Open Squash 2001 at the New Luxor Theatre in Rotterdam finishing in straight-game victories, defending champions and world number ones Nick Matthew and Nicol David remain on course to retain their titles ...

World Open Quarter-Finals in Rotterdam

It was a day with revenge on the menu for the women's quarter-final winners in Rotterdam, while the men's event saw two notable retirements, one after and one during their matches ...

Day of comebacks at World Open in Rotterdam

As the World Open Squash 2011 moved to Rotterdam's impressive Luxor Theatre, it was a case of coming back from two games down for three of the men's top seeds, and mixed success for the local Dutch stars ...

Drama all round in Rotterdam World Open

The sixth and final day of play at the Victoria Club before the World Open moves to Rotterdam's Luxor Theatre saw a classic match between two veterans, a ferocious challenge to the defending men's champion and two English semi-finalists guaranteed ...

WSF World Junior Championships Move To Qatar

The current circumstances in Egypt have forced the World Squash Federation to relocate the 2012 WSF Men's and Women's World Junior Individual and Men's Junior Team Squash Championships ...

Nicol David To Be Inducted Into WSF Hall of Fame

Malaysia's world number one Nicol David will be inducted into the World Squash Federation Hall of Fame as part of the World Squash Awards programme at the World Open in Rotterdam ...

Young Egyptians score significant upsets in World Open last 32

It was a good day for many of the young Egyptian squash stars at the 2011 World Open in Rotterdam, as Marwan El Shorbagy, Kanzy El Dafrawy and Nour El Sherbini all recorded significant upsets to move into the last sixteen ...

Salazar Scores Major World Open Upset In Rotterdam

Mexican qualifier Cesar Salazar secured the biggest scalp so far in the PSA World Open in Rotterdam when he defeated England's world No17 Adrian Grant on the second day of first round action ...

Matthew World Open Win Sets Up Momen Re-Match

Defending champion and world No1 Nick Matthew eased through today's first round of the PSA World Open inRotterdam to set up a second round clash with Tarek Momen, the Egyptian who beat him in the Qatar Classic ...

Brothers in Arms and Birthday Treat in Rotterdam World Open

It was another long day at Victoria Squash in Rotterdam, the Dutch City of Sports, as men's qualifying concluded and women's qualifying began for the World Open Squash 2011, the biggest and most valuable squash event ever held in the Netherlands ...

WSF Launches ‘Back the Bid 2020’

The WSF is launching Back the Bid 2020 to tap into the huge support that players, fans and corporate organisations are showing towards Squash's campaign to get the sport into the Olympic Games ...

Finitsis Fells Krajcsak In World Qualifying Upset

Australian Steven Finitsis rounded off a packed day of qualifying action in the 2011 PSA World Open in Rotterdam when he despatched the second highest-ranked player in the draw ...

7th Annual World Squash Awards To Be Awarded At World Open Dinner

The world's leading players will be honoured at the seventh annual World Squash Awards which will take place on Saturday 5th November 2011 in Rotterdam ...

Hosts Mexico Ride High In Pan Am Games

Hosts Mexico celebrated a magnificent four Squash gold medals in the fifth staging of the sport in the 2011 Pan American Games in Guadalajara ...

Squash Courts A New Generation Of Female Players On World Squash Day

Squash is all set to attract a new generation of female players on 5th November thanks to a worldwide day of action and innovation backed by the World Squash Federation ...

Harare To Host 2012 All Africa Junior Squash Championships

Vijay Gajjar, President of the African Squash Federation, today announced that the next All Africa Junior Championships will be staged in Harare, Zimbabwe, from 5-10 April 2012 - during which the African Squash Federation AGM will also take place.

David and Gaultier Claim Qatar Classic Titles in Doha

While Malaysia's Nicol David captured her fifth Qatar Classic title in Doha, Frenchman Gregory Gaultier won his first major title for over two years as he claimed his first Classic crown ...

David through but Darwish dethroned in Doha semi-finals

The semi-finals of the XIth Qatar Classic at the Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex in Doha saw a contrasting set of semi-finals in which one defending champion stayed on course while one was dethroned, and three very different three-nil wins ...

Defending champions on course in Qatar

After a series of second round upsets defending champions Nicol David and Karim Darwish stayed on course as normal order was restored in the quarter-finals of the Qatar Classic in Doha with all the remaining seeds reaching the semi-finals ...

Matthew and Duncalf fall on Day of Upsets in Doha

In a remarkable sequence of upsets men's top seed Nick Matthew and women's second seed Jenny Duncalf were only the headline casualties in Round Two of the PSA and WISPA Qatar Classic World Series event in Doha, Qatar ...

Ashour and Brown bow out in Qatar

The fourth day of action in the Qatar Classic in Doha saw men's second seed Ramy Ashour and women's sixth seed Kasey Brown both retire during their matches at the Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex ...

Mueller Shocks Shabana In Qatar Classic Upset

Just ten days after winning the US Open, Egypt's Amr Shabana suffered one of the biggest shocks of his illustrious career when he went down in straight games to unseeded Swiss opponent Nicolas Mueller in the first round of the Qatar Classic ...

Referee Hand Signals To Be Phased Out

From the start of 2012, the PSA and WISPA World Tours - along with WSF World Championships - are mandating that referee decision cards and electronic consoles are used at major events, rather than hand signals ...

World Squash Federation Launches First 3D Simulation PC Video Game

Squash enthusiasts will now have the chance of enjoying the sport they love in the comfort of their own homes following the launch of WSF Squash, the official squash simulation video game of the World Squash Federation ...

Massaro and Shabana dominate U.S. Open Finals

Laura Massaro and Amr Shabana are the Delaware Investments U.S. Open Champions after both turned in dominant performances in tonight's finals at Drexel University's Daskalakis Athletic Centre in Philadelphia ...

Surprise Women’s US Open Final in Philadelphia

The semi-finals of the Delaware Investments U.S. Open at the Daskalakis Athletic Center in Philadelphia’s Drexel University saw two women’s upsets and two enthralling but contrasting men’s matches ...

Massaro and Duncalf set up all-English US Open semi

The second night of quarter-final action in the Delaware Investments U.S. Open at the Daskalakis Athletic Center at Drexel University in Philadelphia saw a second all-English semi-final assured and two thirty-somethings make the men's semi-finals ...

Brown KO’s David as Matthew and Willstrop guarantee English U.S. Open finalist

The first day of quarter-final action in the Delaware Investments U.S. Open in Philadelphia saw a sensational upset in the women's draw and the guarantee of an English men's finalist ...

Egyptians El Shorbagy & El Tayeb Head New WSF World Junior Circuit Rankings

Egyptians Marwan El Shorbagy and Nour El Tayeb, the reigning world junior champions, head the new WSF World Junior Circuit Rankings which are launched today by the World Squash Federation ...

Anjema and Au gatecrash the quarters in Philadelphia

There was just one upset in each of the men's and women's draws in the last 16 round of the Delaware Investments U.S. Open in Philadelphia, as Laurens Jan Anjema and Annie Au claimed unexpected places in the quarter-finals ...

Rodriguez Races To Remove Reda in Philadelphia

Colombian Miguel Angel Rodriguez beat Ali Anwar Reda in the first round of the Delaware Investments US Open in Philadelphia with a dazzling performance ...

El Shorbagy Comeback Denies Boswell

Former runner-up Stewart Boswell was denied a place in the second round of the 2011 Delaware Investments US Open when Egypt's Mohamed El Shorbagy recovered from two games down to beat the Australian ...

Cuskelly Leads Aussie Pair Through US Open Qualifiers

Ryan Cuskelly downed the highest-ranked player in the qualifiers of the Delaware Investments US Open to lead a pair of Australians through to the main draw of the fifth PSA World Series squash event of the year in Philadelphia ...

Revenge for Sherbini in Alexandria

Nour El Sherbini collected her 2nd WISPA title this week at the Silver 20 Alexandria Open, beating compatriot and top seed Nour El Tayeb in the final ...

Ramy Ashour Retains ROWE British Grand Prix Title

After winning just a single point in the opening game, Egypt's world No2 Ramy Ashour went on to overcome Nick Matthew in four games in the final of the ROWE British Grand Prix ...

Matthew & Ashour To Star In Dream ROWE British Grand Prix Final

The world's top two squash players Nick Matthew and Ramy Ashour will contest a dream final of the ROWE British Grand Prix in Manchester after identically-timed semi-final victories in Manchester ...

Darwish & Ashour Set Up All-Egyptian ROWE British Grand Prix Semi

Karim Darwish and title-holder Ramy Ashour will meet in an all-Egyptian semi-final of the ROWE British Grand Prix after prevailing in the second day of quarter-final action ...

Matthew & Shabana Make ROWE British Grand Prix Semis

World number one Nick Matthew was fully tested by England team-mate Peter Barker in the quarter-finals of the ROWE British Grand Prix before finally emerging triumphant after 78 minutes ...

London Pair Progress To ROWE British Grand Prix Quarters

Londoners Adrian Grant and Peter Barker booked themselves into the quarter-finals of the ROWE British Grand Prix after impressive victories in today's second round of the PSA World Series squash event in Manchester ...

Selby Scrapes Through To ROWE British Grand Prix Second Round

After four domestic successes in Monday's top half of the ROWE British Grand Prix draw, Daryl Selby carried a sole English flag through to the second round from Tuesday's action in the PSA World Series squash event ...

WSF Unveils New Corporate Logo

The World Squash Federation today launches a bold new visual identity ...

England Stars Dominate British Grand Prix Openers

English players dominated proceedings on the opening day of action in the ROWE British Grand Prix in Manchester, thePSA World Series squash event in its second year at the National Squash Centre ...

Squash Hits The Front Page With Sport Business as 2020 Campaign Gathers Pace

With a monthly readership of 200,000 spread across 40 countries, Sport Business International is one of the leading publications within the sport business industry and comes as a major boost to Squash’s campaign for inclusion into the Olympic Programme in 2020 ...

PSA To Roll Out Video Review For All TV Events

After extensive trials at recent major PSA World Tour events, the Professional Squash Association is rolling out itsVideo Review system at all future televised events, from the PSA World Series ROWE British Grand Prix in Manchester later this month ...

John White Joins WSF Ambassador Programme In Latvia

Former world number one John White will join Nicol David, the reigning women's world number one from Malaysia, in the inaugural WSF Ambassador Programme in Latvia in November ...

World Squash Federation Opens Office in Lausanne, Switzerland

The World Squash Federation today announced that it is opening an office in the Maison Du Sport International in Lausanne, Switzerland, to work alongside the many other International Federations of sport based there ...

El Shorbagy Wins Colombian Open Crown

Mohamed El Shorbagy became the first Egyptian winner of the Colombian Open trophy after outlasting Dutchman Laurens Jan Anjema in a marathon final at Club El Nogal in Bogota ...

WSF President Ramachandran Honoured in India

Mr N Ramachandran, President of the World Squash Federation, has been honoured by the government of India for his contribution to the growth and popularity of Squash ...

Egypt Clinch World Title After Thrilling Final

Egypt sensationally retained their title in the WSF Men's World Team Squash Championship after upsetting favourites England 2/1 in a thrilling final today in Paderborn, Germany ...

World Men’s Squash Team Championships 2011 – A Great Showcase for Olympic Ambitions

On the day of the Men’s World Squash Team Championship final in Paderborn, Germany, WSF President Ramachandran has praised the tournament for setting new standards in the organisation and presentation of Squash ...

England and Egypt to contest World Team Final

Top seeds England and defending champions Egypt won wildly contrasting semi-finals of the WSF Men's World Team Championship in Paderborn, Germany ...

Top Seeds Reach World Team Semi-Finals in Germany

It will be the top four seeds England, Egypt, France and Australia who contest the semi-finals of the WSF Men's World Team Championships in Paderborn, Germany ...

USA Make World Quarter-Finals After Canada Victory

An upset over neighbours Canada takes USA into the quarter-finals of the WSF Men's World Team Squash Championship in Paderborn, Germany, and ensures the nation its first top eight finish in the championship since 1983 ...

Denmark Upset Casts Pakistan Out Of The World Top 16

Outsiders Denmark pulled off the biggest upset in the WSF Men's World Team Squash Championship by beatingPakistan in today's final qualifying round in the German city of Paderborn ...

Matthew Avenges Defeat To Lead England To Victory Over Hosts

England's Nick Matthew avenged his loss to Germany's Simon Rosner in the previous edition of the WSF Men's World Team Championship to lead favourites England to victory over hosts Germany in Paderborn ...

Hosts Germany Tested By Ireland In World Team Opener

Veteran Irishman Derek Ryan, a 41-year-old who retired from the World Tour seven years ago, pulled off a stunning win in the opening tie of the WSF Men's World Team Squash Championship which looked set to upset hosts Germany ...

WSF World Team Championship Opens In Spectacular Style

The arrival of the German, World Squash Federation and Paderborn Squash Club flags, dropped into the gardens of the famous Water Castle in Schloss Neuhaus by a parachute team, signalled the opening of the 23rd WSF Men's World Team Squash Championship ...

Top Squash Stars Head For World Glory In Germany

A star-studded international field led by all but one of the top 15 squash players in the world will line up in the WSF Men's World Team Championship next week as a record-equalling 32 nations compete for the prestigious World Squash Federation title in Germany ...

Ramy Ashour Claims Australian Open Crown

Egypt's Ramy Ashour came from behind to overcome defending champion Nick Matthew in today's enthralling final of the Viridian Australian Open ...

David duly claims Australian crown

Malaysian squash superstar Nicol David claimed the Australian Open title at her first attempt when she downed England’s Jenny Duncalf in straight games in Canberra on Sunday ...

World Squash Day 2011: Here Come The Girls

World Squash Day 2011, which takes place on Saturday 5 November, will focus on attracting a new generation of female players to the sport ...

Matthew & Ashour Set Up Dream Canberra Climax

World number one Nick Matthew ended local hero David Palmer's fairytale run in the Viridian Australian Open to set up a dream final on Sunday with world No2 Ramy Ashour ...

David and Duncalf to play for Australian Open title

Malaysian superstar Nicol David took a step closer to her first Viridian Australian Open title when she downed former champion Rachael Grinham 11-7, 13-11, 11-7 in the semi-finals ...

Palmer Powers Into Australian Open Semis

Australia's David Palmer showed he's still a major force in the world of squash when he stunned world number three Karim Darwish to reach the semi-finals of the Viridian Australian Open ...

World Team Championship Hosts Launch Video & Merchandise

With just over a week to go before the WSF Men’s World Team Squash Championship in Paderborn in Germany, organisers have unveiled a welcome video and a range of event merchandising ...

Grinham sets up David clash in Australian Open

Queensland’s Rachael Grinham said she was looking forward to the challenge of taking on world number one Nicol David after defeating Australian teammate Donna Urquhart in the quarter-finals of the Australian Open ..

Grinham stuns Brown in Canberra

Former champion Natalie Grinham caused the biggest upset of the Viridian Australian Open squash championships in Canberra when she bundled fifth seed Kasey Brown out of the second round ...

Ramy Routs Local Hero Boswell In Canberra

Egyptian squash star Ramy Ashour came back from losing the first game to local hero Stewart Boswell to power his way into the quarter-finals of the Viridian Australian Open ...

David sees off impressive Whitlock in Canberra

World number one Nicol David of Malaysia made it through to the quarter-finals of the Australian Open with a straight games win over 17-year-old Englishwoman Emily Whitlock ...

Palmer Presses On In Canberra

Australian number one David Palmer overcame a badly injured ankle to edge past Tom Richards of England in today's second round of the Viridian Australian Open to reach the quarter-finals ...

Teran back to her best at Sun & Surf

Mexican star Samantha Teran scored her 14th career title and second of the year at the BC Honda Dealers Sun & Surf in Vancouver with a straight game victory over top seed, New Zealand’s Jaclyn Hawkes in the final ...

Boswell Joins Palmer In Canberra Last 16

Stewart Boswell made it two Australian men into the second round of the Viridian Australian Open when he downed India's Saurav Ghosal in straight games in the second day of first round action in Canberra ...

World number one David records emphatic win in Canberra

World number one Nicol David stamped her class on the Viridian Australian Open squash tournament in Canberra when she raced to an emphatic 11-3, 11-6, 11-2 first round win ...

Courageous Palmer Through In Canberra

Home hero David Palmer defied a tenacious opponent and an ankle injury in the fifth game to claw his way into the second round of the Viridian Australian Open ...

England Seeded To Reclaim World Team Title

England have been named as top seeds for the WSF Men's World Team Squash Championship later this month inGermany, according to the draw revealed today ...

Alexander Storms Into Australian Open Main Draw

Australian Zac Alexander stormed into the main draw of the CSR Viridian Australian Open in Canberra today after an impressive win over New Zealander Chris Lloyd in the qualifying finals of the third PSA World Series squash event of the year ...

Perry downs Massaro for CIMB Singapore Masters title

Madeline Perry claimed her ninth WISPA title at the CIMB Singapore Masters this week, fighting past giant killer Laura Massaro in the final ..

Egypt retain World Junior Team Title in Boston

It was disappointment for hosts and first-time finalists USA but a third successive Women's World Junior team title for Egypt at Harvard University in Boston, USA ...

USA and Egypt in dream World Team Final

Hosts USA will play their first ever World Junior Team Championship final against defending champions Egypt at Harvard University's Murr Center in Boston ...

Hong Kong Battle Into World Semis

After two days of Pool action it was down to the nitty gritty in the WSF Women's World Junior Team Championship at Harvard University in Boston, USA, with the quarter-finals ...

New Zealand & Wales Make World Quarter-Finals

After a dramatic final day of qualifying action in the WSF Women's World Junior Team Squash Championship inBoston, USA, ninth seeds New Zealand and tenth seeds Wales claimed unexpected place in the quarter-finals ...

Wales Crush Australia In World Team Opener

In the biggest upset on the opening day of qualifying action in the WSF Women's World Junior Team Squash Championship in Boston, USA, underdogs Wales crushed three-time former champions Australia ...

Women’s World Junior Final 2011

The third game of the World Junior Final 2011, Nour El Tayeb v Nour El Sherbini, Boston, USA ...

World Champion Marwan Moves On In Cairo

Competing on home soil for the first time since winning the world junior title earlier this month in Belgium, Marwan El Shorbagy upset India's Siddharth Suchde in the inaugural Sportsmax Open ...

Third time lucky for El Tayeb in Boston

Appearing in her third consecutive World Junior Championship Final, Egypt's Nour El Tayeb finally claimed the title when she beat fellow Egyptian Nour El Sherbini in this year's climax at Harvard University's Murr Center in Boston, USA ...

WSF President meets IOC President

The central feature of the celebration to mark the 6oth anniversary of the Sports Federation & Olympic Committee of Hong Kong, China held at at the Hong Kong Club was a presentation by IOC President Jacques Rogge ...

Tayeb and Sherbini set up all-Egyptian World Junior Final

Nour El Tayeb and Nour El Sherbini will contest the final of the WSF Women's World Junior Championship in Boston, USA, after both completed straight-game wins in the semi-finals at Harvard University's Murr Center ...

Top seeds take Malaysian Open titles

Top seeds Nicol David and Gregory Gaultier collected their seventh and first Malaysian Open titles at Kuala Lumpur's the Curve shopping mall ...

Whitlock gatecrashes World Junior semi-finals in Boston

England's Emily Whitlock produced the upset of the quarter-finals in the WSF Women's World Junior Championship at Harvard University in Boston, USA, when she home player Olivia Blatchford to join the three top-ranked players in the semi-finals ...

Metwally Leads Egyptian Quintet Into World Quarters

Mariam Ibrahim Metwally became the youngest - and the only unseeded - player to claim a place in the quarter-finals of the WSF Women's World Junior Individual Squash Championship in Boston ....

David and Duncalf set up blockbuster final in CIMB Malaysian Open

The world number one and two set up the dream final in the CIMB Malaysian Open today as the second event of the WISPA World Series showed some incredibly high levels of squash ...

Gaultier & Aamir Atlas Make Malaysian Open Final

Unseeded Pakistani Aamir Atlas Khan continued his giant-killing run in today's semi-finals of the CIMB Malaysian Openin Kuala Lumpur to set up a meeting with French favourite Gregory Gaultier in the final ...

Mendez Boosts US Interest In World Last 16

New Yorker Haley Mendez boosted US interest in the last 16 of the WSF Women's World Junior Individual Squash Championship in Boston, USA, after producing the biggest upset on day two ...

Sugimoto Scores Sole World Championship Upset At Harvard

Japan's Risa Sugimoto scored the only upset on the first day of action in the WSF Women's World Junior Individual Squash Championship in Boston, USA ...

El Shorbagy Claims Historic World Junior Title In Belgium

Marwan El Shorbagy won an all-Egyptian World Junior Final in Herentals to join his elder brother Mohamed on the roster of World Squash Champions ...

Egyptians Take Over World Semi-Finals In Belgium

A dramatic day of quarter-final action in the WSF Men's World Junior Individual Squash Championship in Belgium has led to an all-Egyptian semi-final line-up at the Flemish Squash Centre in Herentals ...

WSF Launches Ambassador Programme

The WSF Ambassador Programme, a new international promotional initiative devised by the World Squash Federation, will be launched in Latvia later this year ...

Egyptians Forge Ahead In Herentals

There will be Egyptian interest in all of the WSF Men's World Junior Individual Squash Championship quarter-finals in Belgium after three players from Cairo and one Alexandrian survived two testing rounds on the second day of action ...

Colombian Dashes Host’s Hopes In Herentals

Colombian Alfonso Marroquin produced the only upset on the opening day of play in the WSF Men's World Junior Individual Squash Championship - and dashed hosts Belgium's hopes of a local player on the winner's podium ...

Pakistanis Pulled From World Individual Championship Draw

The Pakistani squad - two of whom were expected to reach the semi-finals - has been forced to withdraw from this week's WSF Men's World Junior Individual Squash Championship in Belgium following problems in obtaining visas ...

WSF Appoint Leading Bid Consultants VERO Communications

Following the IOC’s announcement that Squash is on the shortlist for Olympic inclusion in 2020, the WSF today announces that it has appointed VERO Communications to be its Bid Management Company ...

WSF Welcomes Inclusion of Squash On Olympic Games Shortlist

The WSF tonight welcomed the news that Squash has been included on the shortlist of sports to be considered for inclusion in the Olympic Sports Programme starting in 2020 ...

El Shorbagy Shines In Reunion

Egypt's Mohamed El Shorbagy survived the longest match of his career to win the Squash Pro Internationaux de la Reunion and deny Reunion-born Thierry Lincou the successful defence of his title ...

Sobhy Set To Defend World Title On Home Soil

For the first time in history, hosts USA can expect to have two players in the semi-finals of the Women's World Junior Individual Squash Championship, according to the draw for the next month's event published today by the World Squash Federation (WSF) ...

WSF Endorses ASB Referee System

The World Squash Federation is backing an innovative new referee system developed by German squash court manufacturer ASB ...

Khalifa Set For World Junior Double In Belgium

Egypt's Amr Khaled Khalifa is set to become only third man in history to win the title twice when he defends his crown in the WSF Men's World Junior Squash Championship in Belgium next month, according to the draw issued today by the WSF ...

WSF Launches Under-21 World Cup

The World Squash Federation has added a new dimension to its world squash championships' roster with the launch of the WSF Under-21 World Cup ...

Australia To Host WSF Coaches Conference

Working With Elite: Approaches For the Elite Squash Coach is the title of the 10th WSF Squash Coaching Conference which will be held in Canberra from 10-12 August ...

Cairo To Host 2012 World Junior Championships

Following an inspection of the planned facilities and hotel in Cairo, the WSF has confirmed that the 2012 WSF World Junior Championships have been awarded to the Egyptian capital city ...

Ahn Eun Chan Charges To Historic Tour Triumph

Ahn Eun Chan captured the biggest WISPA World Squash Tour title ever won by a Korean - and only the second Tour trophy ever claimed by any player from South Korea - when she won the Black Knight Open in Australia from the position of 15th seed ...

WSF Unveils World Junior Squash Circuit

The World Squash Federation gives world junior squash a hearty boost today with the introduction of the WSF World Junior Circuit and accompanying World Junior Rankings ...

Ramy & Raneem Reap Hurghada Rewards

Ramy Ashour and Raneem El Weleily triumphed in contrasting Hurghada International finals to secure a popular home double in the international squash circuit event in the Egyptian Red Sea resort of Hurghada ...

El Weleily Sets Up All-Egyptian Finals In Hurghada

A major upset by Raneem El Weleily in the women's semi-finals of the Hurghada International has set up all-Egyptian finals ...

Darwish Holds Off Momen In Hurghada

Second-seeded Egyptian Karim Darwish held off a determined quarter-final bid by Tarek Momen in theHurghada International - but needed almost an hour to overcome his young fellow countryman ...

PanAm Squash Chief Shooting Mystery

The world of Squash is struggling to come to terms with the sudden loss of one of its most distinguished international figureheads ...

Tuominen Takes Out Lincou In Hurghada

Finland’s Olli Tuominen recorded his first ever win over France’s former world number one Thierry Lincou when he beat the fourth seed in the Hurghada International ...

Sergio Rodriguez Jaramillo

It is with great sadness that we must report that Sergio Rodriguez Jaramillo, President of the PanAmerican Squash Federation (FPS) died following an attack in his home city of Medellín, Colombia ...

WISPA Appoints Chairman Lofdahl-Bentzer As Acting CEO

The board of the Women's International Squash Players' Association has appointed its Chairman Ingrid Lofdahl-Bentzer to the position of Acting CEO with immediate effect ...

Australia & Hosts Canada Win World Hardball Doubles Titles

Australia and hosts Canada won the men's and women's titles, respectively, in the 2011 World Hardball Squash Doubles Championship ...

Malaysia Celebrate Unexpected Asian Championship Double

The 2011 PBA-Nusmetro Asian Squash Championships produced a dream home double for host nation Malaysia ...

Instant Update, May 2011

Issue 32 of the WSF Newsletter with news from around the world ...

PSA Confirms 2011 World Series Line-Up

The Professional Squash Association has confirmed the nine events that will comprise the top tier PSA World Seriescalendar for 2011 ...

England Clinch European Championship Double

England positively reclaimed its status as the top squash nation in Europe by winning both the men's and women'sEuropean Team Championships titles in style at the Esport Center in Espoo, Finland ...

Germany To Host 2011 WSF Refereeing Conference

The 13th World Squash Refereeing Conference will take place in Paderborn in August, immediately preceding theMen's World Team Championship being staged in the German city ...

El Tayeb & Momen Mark Historic Irish Open Double

In a historic climax to the Cannon Kirk Homes Irish Squash Open in Dublin, rising stars Tarek Momen and Nour El Tayeb celebrated the first Egyptian double in the long-established international squash circuit event ...

Nicol David Celebrates Cayman Islands Hat-Trick

Nicol David celebrated her third successful title at the Cedrus Investments Women's Cayman Islands Open - but the world number one from Malaysia had to work for almost an hour ...

David & Duncalf In Dream Cayman Climax

Nicol David and Jenny Duncalf will contest the dream Cedrus Investments Women's Cayman Islands Open final after two highly contrasting semi-finals ...

Perry Punished As Urquhart Advances

Australian Donna Urquhart continued her giant-killing run in the Cedrus Investments Women's Cayman Islands Open when she upset fifth seed Madeline Perry to reach the last four ...

Grinham & Kippax Continue Cayman Upsets

Sarah Kippax and Natalie Grinham continued the successful run by qualifiers in the first round of the Cedrus Investments Cayman Islands Open by earning unexpected berths in the quarter-finals ...

Donna Dumps Waters In Cayman Islands Shock

Australian Donna Urquhart produced 'one of, if not the' best results of her career when she upset world No5 Alison Waters in Grand Cayman ...

WISPA President Natalie Grainger To Stand Down

Natalie Grainger, the recently married former world number one who retired from the WISPA World Tour in December, is standing down as President of WISPA with immediate effect ...

WISPA Align With PSA In World Series Launch

WISPA is announcing exciting plans to re-brand its top tier championships as WISPA World Series events, leading to an annual WISPA World Series Finals ...

Grinham Back On Winner’s Podium In Montreal

Less than a year after the birth of her first child, Dutch squash star Natalie Grinham gave the clearest signal that she is back to her best when she won the Women's Atwater Cup in Canada ...

Karim Crowned Kolkata King

World No3 Karim Darwish overcame fellow EgyptianOmar Mosaad in the final of the Kolkata International ...

Virgin Launches ‘Alison Waters’ Train In UK

English squash star Alison Waters has been honoured by the launch of a newly-named Virgin Train - the first in a programme rolling out across the UK ...

Matthew Masters Barker To Retain Canary Wharf Classic Crown

World champion Nick Matthew retained his ISS Canary Wharf Classic title in London by overcoming a fierce challenge from No4 seed Peter Barker in the event's first all-English final ...

Barker Breaks Duck To Reach First All-English Canary Wharf Final

World No7 Peter Barker finally broke his career-long losing run against England team-mate James Willstrop to reach the first all-English final of the ISS Canary Wharf Classic in London ...

Matthew Swats ‘Gnat’ Selby To Reach Canary Wharf Semis

World champion Nick Matthew led a trio of Englishmen into the semi-finals of the ISS Canary Wharf Classic in London - and then described his England team-mate Daryl Selby as a "giant gnat" ...

Matthew Lines Up Selby Revenge At Canary Wharf

British squash champion Daryl Selby has another chance to topple world No1 Nick Matthew when they meet in the quarter-finals of the ISS Canary Wharf Classic on Wednesday in London ...

Willstrop Leads English Trio Into Canary Wharf Quarters

British Junior champion Charles Sharpes was given a squash lesson by world No4 James Willstrop in the first round of the ISS Canary Wharf Classic in London ...

David & Darwish Conquer In KL

Favourites Nicol David and Karim Darwish emerged triumphant in today's CIMB KL Open Squash Championships finals in Berjaya Times Square in the Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur ...

Palmer Powers To Rocky Mountain Success

Veteran Australian David Palmer notched up the 27th Tour title of his illustrious squash career when he upset favourite Laurens Jan Anjema in the final of the Calgary Winter Club Rocky Mountain Open in Canada ...

Paderborn Attracts Record World Team Championship Entry

A record-equalling 32 nations will compete in the 2011 Men's World Team Squash Championship in Paderborn, Germany, from 21-27 August ...

Nicol David Makes Eighth Consecutive KL Climax

Top seed Nicol David confidently reached the women's CIMB KL Open Squash Championships final for the eighth year in a row after beating English rival Alison Waters in straight games in the semi-finals of the WISPA World Tour Gold squash event in Berjaya Times Square in the Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur ...

Qualifiers Chan & Marche Shine In KL

Qualifiers Joey Chan and Gregoire Marche led a flurry of upsets in today’s first round of the CIMB KL Open Squash Championships in the Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur ...

Rotterdam To Host WSF AGM

The 41st edition of the World Squash Federation AGM will take place in the Netherlands later this year, in conjunction with the World Open Squash 2011 - the biggest ever squash championship, featuring the 112 best men and 72 best women from across the globe fighting it out for the official individual world titles and a record prize fund of $418,000 ...