Thursday, 11 January 2018
Squash chiefs have long held a desire for the sport to be a part of the Olympic Games and thanks to innovations in technology, their dream may be closer to becoming a reality. Squash has failed on three occasions to be included in the Games, most recently as part of the program for Tokyo 2020. Yet the sport hopes that the adoption of new data systems will make it a more appealing product as it seeks inclusion in the Paris 2024 Olympics. Next month, squash ...
Sunday, 7 January 2018
The Saudi Arabian Professional Squash Association (PSA) is hosting its first Women’s Squash Masters tournament in Riyadh on Sunday.The tournament will include 32 international players, including Nada Abo al-Naja, Saudi’s wildcard player.Nada will be the first and only Saudi national participating in the event, and is set to play against number two seed, French player Camille Serme.The winner will play against Nicol David, eight-time World Champion, in the quarter finals.Ziad Al-Turki ...
Wednesday, 1 March 2017
Egypt’s squash duo of Mohamed and Marwan el-Shorbagy, who are also brothers, produced an emotional moment at the Windy City tournament after Marwan beat his older brother for the first time ever. Marwan, seeded sixth, beat Mohamed who is the world’s number one seed, for the first time in the pair’s fixture history. Upon registering his match winning point, the younger brother grew emotional and started crying, while his older brother hugged him in a moment that was widely ...
Thursday, 22 December 2016
The squash game became a popular sport in the Kingdom in 1987
Saturday, 30 April 2016
Nour El Sherbini became the youngest woman and first Egyptian to win the world squash championship after defeating Laura Massaro
Sunday, 27 March 2016
Ramy Ashour produced a sensational performance to beat reigning world champion Gregory Gaultier
Saturday, 26 March 2016
The top-seeded Egyptian mostly nullified the seventh-seeded Colombian’s speed
Tuesday, 1 September 2015
Egypt's Raneem El Welily was ranked the world's No.1 female Squash player
Monday, 18 May 2015
It took el-Shorbagy just 93 minutes to beat the Frenchman. The win also marked his first win of the title
Saturday, 16 May 2015
El-Shorbagy is due to meet Englishman Nick Matthew in the semis