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Latest issue of Squash Player magazine published

Issue 4 of Squash Player magazine is now out. See their web site for more details. The contents is below. NEWS: – Egypt’s World Junior Championship hat-trick POINTS OF VIEW: – Is Ramy Ashour the world’s no.1 racket sports player? – The Egyptian tide WSF NEWS: – Andrew Shelley previews squash’s big day – Report […]

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Yorkshire Junior Closed: 28-29 September at Pontefract

This year’s Yorkshire Squash Junior Closed Championship will be held at Pontefract on Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th September 2013. The entry is £15, which includes a t-shirt. There are boys and girls categories from under 11 to under 19. Please send the completed entry form to Steve Ridge, Pontefract Squash & Leisure Club, Stuart […]

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League winners receive trophies at AGM

James Willstrop was on hand to present the league trophies at the Yorkshire Squash AGM at the KC Stadium in Hull last week. The Premier winners were Queens who deservedly won the title with an extremely strong squad led by World no. 64 Eddie Charlton and including leading players James Earles, Ollie Holland, Matt Siddaway, […]

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Yorkshire success at the British Open Masters

There was some success for Yorkshire in the British Open Masters which concluded at Hull University on Sunday. Nick Wall won the Men’s Over 40s and Andrea Santa Maria the Women’s Over 45s (beating Nicky Horn, who had to retire at 2-1 down). Ged Martin reached the final of the Men’s Over 45s and Mike […]

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Yorkshire Squash AGM Wednesday 22 May

We have pleasure in inviting you to attend the Annual General Meeting of the Yorkshire Squash and Racketball Association, which is to be held on Wednesday 22 May 2013 at the KC Stadium in Hull, home to Hull City AFC and host to the Allam British Open Squash Championships. You’ll get the regular stuff – […]

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Yorkshire men preserve Premier status

Yorkshire’s senior men held on to their Premier Division status at the inter-county finals weekend at Nottingham on 4th-5th May. The weekend started with a match against Nottinghamshire. The home side got off to a bad start when 5th string Matthew Oxley had to retire at 6-6 in the 4th against Andrew Widdison. Yorkshire’s 3rd […]

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Success at junior inter-county finals

The prestigious junior inter-county championships are always well subscribed and this year was no exception. It is a fantastic achievement therefore to have had 7 teams in the possible 8 categories representing Yorkshire at the finals weekends. Only the girls under 19’s failed to make it. Weekend one (20th-21st April) was a long trip to […]

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National Club Championships

Congratulations to Pontefract for winning the Women’s National Club Championships and to Queens for winning the Men’s Racketball at Nottingham this weekend. Pontefract were also runners up in the Men’s competition. The full details are available on Squashsite.

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Over 40 Ladies are Inter County Champions

The Yorkshire ladies O40 team braved the atrocious weather conditions at the weekend to travel to Stourbridge Squash Club to play in the finals of the Inter County Championships. Defending their title, the team first met Surrey, who had looked strong throughout the early stages. Surrey took an early lead with Julie Field losing out to a sprightly […]

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New issue of Squash Player magazine

Issue 2 of Squash Player is now out. A summary of the contents is below.   NEWS: Roger Federer backing squash’s Olympic bid; Amr Shabana boosts Egypt’s world team title campaign; rugby gets behind squash; the World Championship’s final stages at Manchester Central. POINTS OF VIEW: Comment on the World Series Finals TV coverage; report on Peter […]

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