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Ponte pay tribute to Allinson at YPL match

Ponte pay tribute to Allinson at YPL match

It was a poignant night at Pontefract Squash Club on Wednesday as the second team’s Yorkshire Premier League match with Chapel Allerton 1 was dedicated to Chris Allinson. Chris, 28, passed away unexpectedly a week previously having played squash just a few hours before. He was a well-known figure...more
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Massaro's magic helps tighten Dunnington's grip

Dunnington stretched their Yorkshire Premier League lead to 21 points as former world champion Laura Massaro consigned second-placed Hallamshire to a costly defeat. York club Dunnington, the defending champions, were 20-4 winners at Hull & East Riding in round six on Wednesday night, while ne...more
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Blue Ball, Racketball Team Event

The results of the Blue Ball, Racketball Team event held at Chapel Allerton on Saturday 13th October. Grade A Winners - Chapel Allerton (The Chokers), Joe Cybaniak, Jon Round, Simon Child Grade B Winners - Ilkley, David Jones, Geoff Wright, Iwan Williams. Grade C Winners - Chapel Allerton...more
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Hallamshire give Dunnington a fright on Halloween

Hallamshire continue to haunt leaders Dunnington as both clubs won on Halloween to pull away from the chasing pack in week five of the Yorkshire Premier League. Second-placed Hallamshire are just eight points behind the reigning champions and reaffirmed their title credentials with a 20-5 demolit...more
British Junior Championships

British Junior Championships

        Yorkshire had double success at the British Junior Championships held at Nottingham on 27/28 October, with Sam Todd winning the Boys Under 17 title in three straight games, and Nick Wall coming out on top in the Boys Under 19 event after a titanic struggle c...more
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Dunnington exerting control again in YPL

The early signs are ominous for the rest of the Yorkshire Premier League as Dunnington made it four wins it out of four with victory over Pontefract 2 to open up an eight-point lead. The York club – who won the title last year by a mammoth 44 points – dismantled Pontefract’s seconds 20-5 on Wedne...more
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The Allam Yorkshire County Closed Championships 2019

Hallamshire Tennis & Squash Club Sat 19th - Sun 20th January 2019 (Fri 18th evening if necessary) entry form: http://yorkstournaments.leaguemaster.co.uk/cgi-county/icounty.exe/showtournamentinfo?tgroupid=2   Open A,B,C, D Grades  A Grade £15 to enter, Plate KO Mens B Grade £...more
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Masters Squash at Pontefract SC

There was a good entry of Yorkshire players in the North of England Masters regional Tournament, held at Pontefract Squash Club over the weekend of 12-14 October. Although there were mixed outcomes, most of the players losing their first match in what was a high quality field of Masters players from...more
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South Yorkshire Squash Junior Graded Series 2018/19

Jason Fearn from Hallamshire Squash Club has established a series of junior graded competitions that will run across South Yorkshire during the 2018/19 season. The new page is under the Juniors Menu here: South Yorkshire Squash Junior Graded Series 2018/19...more
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Dunnington go top as Matthew boosts Hallamshire

Defending champions Dunnington hit the front once again as they made it three wins out of three in the Yorkshire Premier Squash League on Wednesday night. The York club went one down early on at Queens Club in Halifax (who had also won their first two matches of the season) but the visitors’ tale...more
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Queens and Hull are first out of the blocks

Queens Club and Hull & East Riding maintained their 100% starts to the Yorkshire Premier League squash season to sit top of the table after two rounds. Queens finished sixth - a mammoth 108 points behind winners Dunnington - last season, but ended the season strongly with six wins from seven....more
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England Squash Level 2 Club Coach Award

There is an England Squash Level 2 Club Coach Award being held at: Wakefield Squash Club. on 1st & 2nd December 2018 and 5th January 2019.  This course is now available to book on the England Squash website below. https://www.englandsquash.com/courses/england-squash-club-coach-award-level-...more
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Dunnington title defence off to tense start

Dunnington began the defence of their Yorkshire Premier League squash crown with a dramatic win over Barnsley in Wednesday night’s opening round. Both clubs were without several big-name stars – no Declan James or George Parker for the hosts or Chris Simpson for the visitors - but that didn’t aff...more
Results -The Yorkshire County Closed Racketball Championships 2018

Results -The Yorkshire County Closed Racketball Championships 2018

Results below from the 15th Yorkshire County Closed Racketball Championships 2018 sponsored by Electromec Access held at Chapel Allerton Tennis and Squash club on Sunday 23rd September. There were 44 entrants from 11 different clubs competing in the age categories and the Blue Ball Championships . ...more
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Junior Events Calendar 2018/19

Junior Events Calendar 2018/19: September 22 HJSA super series 29 Bronze Woodfield 30 South Yorkshire Junior Graded Series Abbeydale October 13 Copper Collingham 20 Bronze Woodfield November 3&4 ...more
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Tournaments

Yorkshire Tournaments are now using League Master. Go to the Tournaments page to enter. For the Junior County Championship 2018 follow this link:  yorkstournaments.leaguemaster...more
British Open Masters hat-trick for Yorkshire

British Open Masters hat-trick for Yorkshire

There was a hat-trick of successes for Yorkshire in the British Open Masters Squash Championships at the Colets Club in Surrey. Julie Field won the Women’s Over-60 title, beating Sian Johnson from Wales 3/1 in the final at the Thames Ditton club, while her stablemate at Pontefract Squash Club, Andr...more
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Squash 101 Champions

'In our ambition to increase the number of regular squash players we’re having a new push on Squash 101. Squash 101 is an alternative way to play squash aimed at newer squash players, who aren’t yet playing regularly, It’s a fun and social way of getting more people on court at once. For many, it’s ...more
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Champs Dunnington finish YPL season with defeat

The 2017/18 Yorkshire Premier League concluded this week with a surprise defeat for champions Dunnington and Barnsley firing a shot across the bows of next season’s title rivals. Barnsley have been the form horse in the second half of the season and Wednesday’s 15-7 away win ensured they and oppo...more

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