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Humber Junior Squash Association Events

HJSA Calendar of Events 2019See the poster below Allam Humber Bronze - Saturday 9 Feb.  Bookings can be made direct with England Squash athttps://www.englandsquash.com/events/bronze-16f---university-of-hull/450 New for 2019 will see the format of the HJSA Super Series change into a te...more
Squash Exhibition Evening
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County Championship Postponed

Regretfully, due to circumstances beyond his control, Tom Murton is no longer in a position to organise the Championships at Hallamshire on 26-27 January. They will therefore be re-arranged later in the season, and arrangements will be discussed by the Yorkshire Committee at its meeting on 19 F...more
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Squash Player Magazine

Issue 4 of Squash Player magazine (the official magazine of World Squash) is now out. www.squashplayer.co.uk  EGYPT DOMINATE SQUASH PLAYER AWARDS NEWS BRIEF Egypt dominate Squash Player's 2018 awards, which are announced in the magazine's final issue of the year, heading four of the...more
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Racketball Doubles Championships

Monday 17th December Chapel Allerton Tennis, Squash & Gym Time 7.30pm onwards Cost £8 per player Mens and Ladies Doubles This event will be graded depending on the number of entries To enter as a pair please drop me an email, www.yorkshirerackets.com  If you are looking for ...more
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Dunnington hit back on a night of big wins in YPL

Dunnington bounced back from last week’s rare setback in emphatic style by thumping Chapel Allerton 1 to head into the Christmas break in total control of the Yorkshire Premier League. The defending champions from York fell to their first defeat of the season last Wednesday night at Pontefract 1 ...more
Stephenson is appointed new Yorkshire Squash chairman

Stephenson is appointed new Yorkshire Squash chairman

Matthew Stephenson was appointed as the new Chairman of Yorkshire Squash at the recent AGM at Pontefract Squash Club. Matt is a member of the Dunnington team who are halfway to defending their Yorkshire Premier League title. He is one of the leading Over-45 players in the Masters tournaments held...more
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Pontefract put first dent in Dunnington’s title charge

Pontefract 1 sent runaway leaders Dunnington crashing to their first Yorkshire Premier League defeat of the season with ex-world No.1 James Willstrop landing the knockout blow. Willstrop, who won a Commonwealth Games gold medal in April, swept aside fellow England international Chris Simpson at t...more
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 26th - Sun 27th January 2019 (Fri 25th 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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