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Racketball Tournament

Silver Series No 5 - Blue Ball Racketball Tournament at Chapel Allerton  Thursday 19th October  10am to 2pm  £16 entry fee   Age groups  Over 60, 65 and 70s    To enter please book online  http://www.racketsacademy.com/book-here#!/Silver-Series-2017/c/18442480/offset=0&sort...more
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BECOME A CLUB REFEREE

With Humber Squash & England Squash Humber squash league have arranged, and will pay for, an England squash referee training workshop. at Hull & East Riding Sports Club 182 Chanterlands Avenue North, Hull HU5 3ED Saturday 30th September 2017 11.00 a.m. until approx. 3.30 p.m. ...more
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Yorkshire Junior Closed at Pontefract 23-24 September

Please enter online for this event at SportyHQ....more
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Racketball Event

  Black Ball Racketball Event Saturday 16th September at Chapel Allerton Tennis and Squash Club 1.30pm to 6pm  Entry Fee £16  Graded Event Guide to Grades  A - County level B - Team Player C - Club Player Matches best of 3 games to 11 .  Each p...more
Chapel Allerton Open 1-3 September

Chapel Allerton Open 1-3 September

As some of you may already be aware Chapel Allerton will be running our Open Tournament again this September. We’d love to see loads of participation from clubs across the region - it promises to be a fantastic weekend of squash for players and spectators with a number of big local names already sig...more
Yorkshire Ladies miss out on title in the final

Yorkshire Ladies miss out on title in the final

Yorkshire ladies hopes of regaining the title, last won in 2015, were dealt a blow by the loss of No 1 Fiona Moverley who was called up to play for England-her first cap in the European Team Championships in Helsinki. So with a team of Lauren Siddall, Katie Smith, Hannah Shipley and Julie Field...more
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Defending YSL champions finish fourth

Barnsley, last season’s Yorkshire Squash League champions, had to be content with a fourth-place finish this year as the 2016/17 campaign drew to a close last week. With Chapel Allerton having already clinched the title and Dunnington assured of second place, the main interest was which club were...more
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Chapel Allerton celebrate title success in style

Chapel Allerton marked their first Yorkshire Squash League title for nine years in style last week when they completed their season with a 17-5 rout of third-placed Pontefract. Having already clinched the trophy, the Leeds club made it four wins in a row and then heard that Reward were going to s...more
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Chapel Allerton end title wait

Chapel Allerton clinched their first Yorkshire Squash League title for nine years last week in sensational style. The Leeds club stormed to a 20-0 victory at bottom club Abbeydale seconds to leapfrog Dunnington and seal the trophy with two rounds to spare. Although the York outfit also triumph...more
Valiant effort by Yorkshire Ladies over 40's

Valiant effort by Yorkshire Ladies over 40's

Yorkshire Ladies over 40's were in action at the Masters Inter County Championship at the Park Club in Nottingham. Yet again Yorkshire drew Surrey at the semi final stage with the team of Kate Fisher, Paula Arrowsmith, Kim Chadwick, Sarah Percy and Diane Fenton faced a strong  team the despite a ...more
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Chapel Allerton stake claim for title

Chapel Allerton installed themselves as favourites for the Yorkshire Squash League after storming to an 18-5 victory at leaders Dunnington last week. The Leeds club, who last won the title nine years ago, now trail the 2015 champions by only a single point, but have a match in hand with just thre...more
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Leaders Dunnington regain winning touch

Dunnington bounced back from two successive defeats last week with a 20-2 romp at bottom club Abbeydale seconds to move 14 points clear of Chapel Allerton at the top of the Yorkshire Squash League. The 2015 champions won all five rubbers, Julian Tomlinson, Gareth Lumsdon, Michael Andrews, Andy Cr...more
Racketball calendar

Racketball calendar

There is a full series of racketball events in Yorkshire promoted by the Academy Of Rackets. Their calendar is below. ...more
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North West Yorkshire Junior League Finals on Sunday

The finals of the North West Junior League will be held at Pontefract on Sunday 12th March. There will be two groups of three in each age group. The three teams will play a round robin, with the top teams from each group playing off for over all winners. The other teams will play off for final...more
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YSL title race heats up

Barnsley followed up their stunning win over Yorkshire Squash League leaders Dunnington by denting second-placed Chapel Allerton’s title hopes last week. The defending champions scored a 16-7 home triumph over Chapel Allerton to leapfrog Pontefract into third place, although Pontefract have the s...more
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Barnsley end Dunnington run

Barnsley showed last week exactly why they are the Yorkshire Squash League’s defending champions by ending Dunnington’s charge towards the 2016-17 title. Prior to their home game with the South Yorkshire club, Dunnington seemed to be strolling towards a repeat of their 2014-15 triumph after a run...more
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Beachill helps spoil Chapel Allerton's title bid

Former world no.1 Lee Beachill helped dent Chapel Allerton’s Yorkshire Squash League title hopes last week on a rare outing in the competition. Turning out for Pontefract seconds at number four, the 39-year-old PSA chief operating officer marked his comeback by beating Dom Hamilton 3/1 in his clu...more
Yorkshire shine in Nationals

Yorkshire shine in Nationals

There were four Yorkshire winners at the National Squash Championships over the weekend: Nick Matthew in the Mens Open, Adrian Wright in the Mens Over 75, Andrea Santamaria in the Womens Over 45 and Julie Field in the Womens Over 60. Congratulations to all.   Yorkshire success also fo...more
Wigginton and Chapel Allerton Juniors enjoy friendly rivalry

Wigginton and Chapel Allerton Juniors enjoy friendly rivalry

  Wigginton played Chapel Allerton in the latest round of the North West Yorkshire Junior Squash league. Unfortunately, a couple of clubs failed to turn out a team due to illness so the two clubs mixed and matched games to ensure all the kids had plenty of squash and enjoyed the day.  Thes...more
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Matthew guides Hallamshire home

World no.4 Nick Matthew warmed up for the defence of his British National Championship by guiding Hallamshire to a comfortable 18-4 home win over Abbeydale in the Yorkshire Squash League last week. The 36-year-old triple world champion, who is chasing a record ninth Nationals title in Manchester ...more

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