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Ramy Ashour Wins Third World Championship

Ramy Ashour Wins Third World Championship

After a seven month hiatus due to injury, Ramy Ashour has stormed back to win his third world title against world No. 1 Mohamed Elshorbagy. [...]

November 21, 2014 Squash Media International, News, PSA/WSA 0

Franklin & Marshall and Cornell Duel Matches Headlining College Squash Weekend

Franklin & Marshall and Cornell Duel Matches Headlining College Squash Weekend

Franklin & Marshall and Cornell both host important duel men’s and women’s matches this weekend, with the Franklin & Marshall matches set to be scored live with Club Locker. The Big Red men, ranked No. 8, open the weekend against Western Ontario, No. 15, Friday evening, followed by both the Cornell men and women, ranked [...]

November 21, 2014 Squash Media College, News 0

U.S. World Doubles Selection Criteria Announced

U.S. World Doubles Selection Criteria Announced

US Squash is pleased to announce selection criteria for representing Team USA at the 2015 World Doubles Championships. The Championships will be held in Chicago, IL from May 6-10, 2015. The U.S. is granted two automatic entry’s in each of the draws, and there is a possibility (based on how many entries from other countries [...]

November 20, 2014 Squash Media Doubles, International, News 0

Elshorbagy and Ashour Set Up All-Egyptian World Final

Elshorbagy and Ashour Set Up All-Egyptian World Final

Ramy Ashour and Mohamed Elshorbagy both recorded three-game victories to set up an all-Egyptian final in Qatar. [...]

November 20, 2014 Squash Media International, News, PSA/WSA 0

Princeton Endows Head Coaching Position Named for Bob Callahan

Princeton Endows Head Coaching Position Named for Bob Callahan

The head coaching position for Princeton's men's squash team will be named for Bob Callahan '77 [...]

November 20, 2014 Squash Media College, News, Squash in the Media 0

Solo Sobhy Set for LiveStuff Open Main Draw

Solo Sobhy Set for LiveStuff Open Main Draw

Sole American and top seed Sabrina Sobhy prepares for the LiveStuff Open today [...]

November 20, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0

Orla O’Doherty and Jennifer Gabler Honorees at Howe Cup

Orla O’Doherty and Jennifer Gabler Honorees at Howe Cup

This year two pillars in the women's squash community were honored at the Howe Cup [...]

November 20, 2014 Squash Media News, Women 2

Mathur & Badan Upset Mudge & Gould in PDC Cup Final

Mathur & Badan Upset Mudge & Gould in PDC Cup Final

For the first time since the 2011 Briggs Cup final, Manek Mathur & Yvain Badan have upset joint world No. 1’s Damien Mudge & Ben Gould to win their first title of the season—the $40,000 PDC Cup at the Piedmont Driving Club in Atlanta, Georgia. Qualifiers Peter Kelly & Dylan Patterson and Taylor Lanier & [...]

November 20, 2014 Squash Media Doubles, News, Pro Doubles 0

Top Seeds Reach Qatar PSA World Championship Semis

Top Seeds Reach Qatar PSA World Championship Semis

The top four seeds will contest the PSA World Championship semifinals in Qatar Thursday. [...]

November 19, 2014 Squash Media International, News, PSA/WSA 0

Strategic Roadmap for the Future of the Olympic Movement Unveiled

Strategic Roadmap for the Future of the Olympic Movement Unveiled

IOC President Thomas Bach today revealed the 40 proposals that make up Olympic Agenda 2020, including re-evaluating the Olympic program. [...]

November 18, 2014 Squash Media International, News, Olympic Bid, Squash in the Media 0

Team USA Seeded Sixth for Women’s World Team Championship

Team USA Seeded Sixth for Women’s World Team Championship

Team USA has been drawn into a difficult Women's World Team Championship pool including Malaysia, Canada and Mexico. [...]

November 18, 2014 Squash Media International, News, Team USA, Women 0

Generous Benefactor and National Squash Champion Victor Elmaleh Passes

Generous Benefactor and National Squash Champion Victor Elmaleh Passes

Victor Elmaleh died Monday in New York, just ten days shy of his ninety-sixth birthday. [...]

November 18, 2014 Squash Media Doubles, News 7

81st Annual Howe Cup Concludes in Charlottesville

81st Annual Howe Cup Concludes in Charlottesville

This weekend concluded the 81st annual U.S. Women's Howe Cup Team Championships at the McArthur Squash Center at Boar's Head Sports Club in Virginia. [...]

November 18, 2014 Squash Media News, Women 1

Whitlock Wins WSA Title No. 10 in Charlottesville

Whitlock Wins WSA Title No. 10 in Charlottesville

World no. 28 Emily Whitlock defeated Sabrina Sobhy to win her tenth WSA title at the McArthur Squash Center in Virginia. [...]

November 17, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0

Pilley Powers Past Barker in Worlds

Pilley Powers Past Barker in Worlds

Australian Cameron Pilley powered his way past Peter Barker in the third round of the PSA World Championship in Doha. [...]

November 17, 2014 Squash Media International, News, PSA/WSA 0

Coppinger Stuns Selby as Matthew Marches on in Qatar

Coppinger Stuns Selby as Matthew Marches on in Qatar

Daryl Selby suffered a shock first round exit at the hands of South African Stephen Coppinger. [...]

November 16, 2014 Squash Media International, News, PSA/WSA 0

Reda Rallies to St. Louis Success

Reda Rallies to St. Louis Success

Egyptian Mohd Ali Anwar Reda survived the longest match of his ten-year career against Martin Knight to win the RC Pro Series in St. Louis. [...]

November 16, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0

More Squash, Less Bacon: Calculating Your Real-Life Heart Risk

More Squash, Less Bacon: Calculating Your Real-Life Heart Risk

Article and image courtesy of NPR. Cardiovascular risk calculators usually expect you to know your blood pressure and cholesterol numbers. I have enough trouble remembering my email password. So this new calculator from the Harvard School of Public Health may be a boon for people like me. It’s designed to more accurately gauge risk for [...]

November 15, 2014 Squash Media News, Squash in the Media 0

American Trio on Track in Charlottesville

American Trio on Track in Charlottesville

Americans Cece Cortes, Sabrina Sobhy, and Olivia Blatchford all advanced in the first round of the WSA Boar's Head Sports Club Open. [...]

November 15, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0

Gaultier Survives Worlds Scare

Gaultier Survives Worlds Scare

French World No. 2 and number one seed Gregory Gaultier narrowly avoided crashing out of the 2014 Qatar PSA World Championships in the first round. [...]

November 15, 2014 Squash Media International, News, PSA/WSA 0

Gordon and Harrity Fall in PSA World Championship Qualifiers

Gordon and Harrity Fall in PSA World Championship Qualifiers

Americans Chris Gordon and Todd Harrity have both exited the PSA World Championship in Thursday's qualifying round. [...]

November 13, 2014 Squash Media International, News, PSA/WSA 0

Howe Cup and WSA Boar’s Head SC Open Coincide in Charlottesville

Howe Cup and WSA Boar’s Head SC Open Coincide in Charlottesville

It’s two firsts for the Boars Head Sports Club this weekend with two annual women’s events: the Howe Cup and Boars Head Sports Club Open [...]

November 12, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, Women 0

Chris Hanson Ousted in St. Louis RC Pro Series

Chris Hanson Ousted in St. Louis RC Pro Series

Chris Hanson is the lone American in the 10k PSA Racquet Club Pro Series main draw in St. Louis, Missouri. [...]

November 12, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0

Former NYAC Pros Russell & Leach Return To Win Big Apple Open

Former NYAC Pros Russell & Leach Return To Win Big Apple Open

John Russell & Clive Leach rekindled their NYAC flames, stunning world No. 1's Mudge & Gould on their way to the partnership's first SDA title. [...]

November 11, 2014 Squash Media Doubles, News, Pro Doubles 0

Approved Summer 2015 Junior Calendar Now Available!

Approved Summer 2015 Junior Calendar Now Available!

US Squash is excited to announce that the approved Summer 2015 Junior Calendar (June – August) is now available!  Note that while the calendar has been made public, there may still be some small changes to finalize the calendar within several regions. Instructions on how tournament directors can get an approved tournament accredited and posted [...]

November 11, 2014 Squash Media Coaches and Pros, Juniors, News, Organize 0