World’s Best Squash Players on the ‘Road to Dubai’

The world’s best squash players will be heading to Dubai after the Professional Squash Association (PSA) – the international governing body for the sport – today announced that the season-ending World Series Finals will be staged in the emirate for the next three years.

Under the official name of ‘PSA Dubai World Series Finals’, the 2015-16, 2016-17 and 2017-18 competitions will all take place in the emirate after an agreement was reached between the PSA and Dubai Sports Council, facilitated by Falcon and Associates.

In order to compete at the spectacular season-ending event both the Men’s Continue reading

South Africa & Ireland Take Top Squash Honours In World Transplant Games

Squash players from all continents journeyed to Argentina to compete in the 20th World Transplant Games in Mar Del Plata.

Edward James Ormond, the sole South African competing in the Men’s Open event, aged 23, defeated Britain’s 25-year-old Robert Casey 11-3, 11-2 to take the first Squash gold medal.

Deirdre Faul emerged triumphant in the Women’s Open championship. The 47-year-old from Ireland dismissed silver medallist Janike Venter, from South Africa. Ms Faul also Continue reading

2015 Central Gauteng junior ranking/open tournament

The 2015 Central Gauteng junior ranking/open tournament takes place from 30 October 2015 to 1 November 2015 and is open to U11/U13/U15/U18 Girls & Boys.

  • VENUE: Randburg Squash Courts, Park Lane, off Conrad Drive, Blairgowrie, 011-789-2226
  • ENTRY FEE: R230.00 per entry.Cash deposits: please add R5.00 bank charges
  • ENTRIES CLOSE: Sunday 25 October 2015 at midnight
  • Enter online at
  • For more information – see 2015 EOY Ranking Open Entry Form.

SA Masters IPT results

The SA Masters IPT was concluded on Tuesday, 8 September. The following prizes were awarded:

  • Leo Melville Memorial award – (Overall contribution to the game of squash): YOLANDE STEYN, SA COUNTRY DISTRICTS
  • Storr Hunter Memorial Award – (Sportsmanship and Spirit of the game): RAFI MOOLA – KWAZULU NATAL
  • Warwick Weedon Trophy – (Best Provincial administration): MIDLANDS SQUASH
  • Roy Kirby Shield – (Overall provincial results – minor provinces): BORDER
  • Monty Shotland Trophy – (Overall provincial results – major provinces): WESTERN PROVINCE

Full results of all sections: Result sheets – Venues Final Revision.

Coppinger up to world number 14

Steve Coppinger reaches personal high of 14 on the September rankings

National champion, Steve Coppinger, jumps 3 places to a personal high of 14 on the latest World Squash rankings released by the PSA . Coppinger, who has now spent more than 2 years ranked in the top 20 is aiming for a top 10 position during 2016.

Shaun Le Roux, runner-up to Coppinger in the 2015 National finals, is ranked 45: Thoboki Mohohlo is at 147: JP Brits at 164: Christo Potgieter at 167 and Clinton Leeuw on 187, giving South Africa 6 players in the world’s top 200 .

Siyoli Waters retains her number 31 slot on the women’s rankings wth Cheyna Tucker at 66, Alexandra Fuller at 80 and Milnay Louw on 101.

Disc operated light meters for sale

Collegians Squash Club have recently changed our light meters to an automated online booking system.

We are looking to sell our old disc operated light meters for R1500-00 each, and 50 cents each for the discs.

Should you know of anyone looking for squash court light meters, then please let me know.

Mike Short: (w) 033-3453234, (cell) 0721479925