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Dunnington pounce as Ponte slip up

A shock defeat for Pontefract 1 enabled York club Dunnington to take a nine-point lead at the top of the Yorkshire Premier League. With a much-changed line-up from that which won last week’s thriller with title rivals Chapel Allerton 1, Ponte 1 went down 4-1 at Barnsley, losing their 100% record in the process. World […]

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Premier League Week Six: Willstrop topples Chapel

The formidable presence of European champion James Willstrop proved decisive as Pontefract 1 won the table-topping clash with Chapel Allerton 1 in the Yorkshire Premier League. Willstrop, the former world No.1 and recent PSA World Series Finals runner-up, clinched victory for his boyhood club in a thrilling duel which went down to the wire amid […]

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Premier League Week Five: Three-horse race

The 2017/18 Yorkshire Premier League is already looking like a three-horse race for the title with Pontefract 1, Chapel Allerton 1 and Dunnington 1 jostling for top spot. Week five saw leaders Pontefract and defending champions Chapel both record thumping wins to maintain their 100% starts to the season. Next week, one of those records […]

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North West Yorks Junior League

The fixtures for the junior league are as below. We’ll be adding the facility to add the results shortly. Under 11s Under 13s Under 15s Red Blue Red Blue Red Blue October 14/15 Chap A 1 v Harlow Chap A 2 v Collingham 1 Wigginton v Pontefract October 21/22 Collingham 1 v Chap A 1 […]

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Premier League Week Four: Slim lead for perfect Ponte

Pontefract 1 lead the Yorkshire Premier League by a single point after they and Chapel Allerton 1 both extended their winning starts to the campaign into a fourth week. Pontefract 1 won 4-1 at Sheffield club Hallamshire, partially thanks to the return of world No.96 Patrick Rooney following his quarter-final exit from the Valencia Open. […]

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Premier League Week Three: Chapel and Ponte maintain perfect starts

Chapel Allerton 1 and Pontefract 1 just about kept their 100% records intact in round three of the Yorkshire Premier League. It was a tension-filled night at Chapel Allerton as the north Leeds club’s first team faced their seconds, who are newly promoted to the top flight this season. Heading into the night’s final tie, […]

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Premier League Week Two: Chapel still in charge

Chapel Allerton 1 maintained their perfect start to the defence of their Yorkshire Premier League squash title with a 5-0 demolition of injury-hit Pontefract 2 on Wednesday night. There was an international flavour to the Leeds club’s line-up with Portuguese No.3 Pedro Pinto and New Zealand youngster Jackson Beresford at Nos. 4 and 5, both […]

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Coaching course support

Coaching course support • We would like to provide financial support to coaches to take Level 2 or Level 3 England Squash coaching courses. • We aim to fund up to 75% of the total coach of a course. • We would target the money towards those who are likely to become/are on their way […]

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Premier League Week One: Champs Chapel A off to winning start

Chapel Allerton 1 began the defence of their Yorkshire Premier League title with an opening-night 3-2 victory against last year’s runners up Dunnington. Portuguese No.3 Pedro Pinto and 17-year-old Ben Merchant got the night off to a winning start for the hosts with victories over British Open 045 title contender Matt Stevenson and England U19 […]

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Coach development project

We are looking for an enthusiastic and organised individual or team to promote the development of squash and racketball coaches in Yorkshire. Please provide expressions of interest on the form attached below by Friday 13 October to marc.thomas@yorkshiresquash.com. The form is here.

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