The 2017 Yorkshire Squash Closed will be held at Pontefract from 21-22 January. Entry is online at SportyHQ. The following competitions are available: Open ‘A’ – open to any player who is eligible to play for Yorkshire. Winner receives a trophy, perpetual trophy and £120. Runner up receives a trophy plus £60. Open ‘B’ – […]
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There is a new name on the Italik Yorkshire Closed cup after Tom Bamford became champion in a pulsating weekend at Pontefract. Tom had to do it the hard way, with victories over Brad Gallivan and Lewis Doughty in the early rounds, and no. 1 seed Simon Parke, overcome 3-0, in the semi final. In […]
The Yorkshire Closed entry is now open, this is being held at Pontefract from 30-31 January. Enter online at SportyHQ. There are the following categories of entry: Mens ‘A’ – open to any player who is eligible to play for Yorkshire. Winner receives a trophy, perpetual trophy and £120. Runner up receives a trophy plus […]
England junior James Peach retained his title at the Italik Yorkshire Closed Squash Championships at Pontefract last weekend, while Hannah Shipley took her first ladies title. James took the title in a gruelling match with Taminder Gata-Aura which went to five games, with James prevailing 11-8 in the 5th. Taminder had earlier beaten fellow-Pontefract player […]
The draw for the Italik Yorkshire Closed Champs ‘A‘ and ‘B‘ at Pontefract on 24-25 Jan is now online (follow the links). The ladies competition will be held on Sunday, with Katie Smith v Hannah Shipley and Andrea Santamaria v Nicky Horn at 1pm. Please check back here in case there are last minute amendments. […]
The Italik Yorkshire Closed Squash Championships is at Pontefract Squash & Leisure Club this year on 24-25 January. The categories are below. Enter through eventbrite. Mens ‘A’ – open to any player who is eligible to play for Yorkshire. Winner receives a trophy, perpetual trophy and £120. Runner up receives a trophy plus £60. Mens […]
In addition to an all-Yorkshire final in the men’s event of the recent British Squash Championships in Manchester. The Yorkshire winners included Simon Parke (M35), Adrian Wright (M70), Claire Walker (W40) and Andrea Santa-Maria (W45). Our runners up were Nick Wall (M40), Mike Clemson (M70) and Julie Field (W55). Congratulations to all.
The new men’s Yorkshire Champion is 16-year-old James Peach of Doncaster. James was a deserved winner, overcoming Ed Shannon (York) and Alex Hodgetts (Pontefract) in the early rounds before facing the holder, Adam Taylor (Pontefract), in the final. Adam had had an energy-sapping semi-final against Niall McKinnon (Chapel Allerton) which lasted 53 minutes and ended […]
After a good day’s play we’re at the half way stage of the Yorkshire Closed. Semis in the A and B tomorrow, as well as the ladies competition. Please follow the links for the draw for the Yorkshire Closed A and B competitions. If you’ve got any queries about the draw, please contact Marc on […]
This year’s senior Yorkshire Closed will be held at York Squash Club on 25th-26th Jan (and Friday 24th if required). You can enter online at eventbrite. See the poster for more details. The event is kindly supported by Allam.