WSF Elects New Board At Philadelphia AGM

18 October 2014

The 44th World Squash Federation AGM and Conference, held this year alongside the US Open in Philadelphia, concluded with the AGM today.

The meeting followed the two-day conference which featured presentations from key people from outside squash to provide interesting insights from the wide world Continue reading

Invitation for Polish Junior Open 2014

Polish Junior Open 2014, ESF Junior Circuit Tournament that will be held in Sport Center Hasta la Vista in Wroclaw.

The event will last for 3 days from 7th to 9th November 2014.

The deadline for the entries is 21st October.

It will be the great opportunity to play in one of the biggest Squash clubs in the World (28 courts), meet the junior players from diffrent countries and visit one of the most beautiful cities in Poland.

The details of the PJO 2014 and entry form are available on the website:

http://hastalavista.pl/pjo-2014-2/miejsce/pjo-2014?lang=en

Please fill in entry form.

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Limpopo Tournament

Diaries 24 – 26 October 2014 for this unforgettable, fun filled squash and family weekend.  This tournament is open for men and women.  Great Prizes for winner and 2nd place.

Entry Fees are R200 per person.

Camping should cost around R300 for the weekend.  (This will be booked by the Limpopo Squash Committee)

So please confirm your attendance and let us know whether you will be using the camping option.

RSVP by 17 October 2014 at

Robert 082 677 6666 or

Mieke 072 435 8098

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El Torky beats SA’s Cheyna Tucker in final

WSA WORLD TOUR NEWS

RESULTS: Women’s JSW WSA Indian Circuit No1, Jaipur, India

1st round:
[8] Urvashi Joshi (IND) bt Janet Vidhi (IND) 11-4, 11-8, 11-5 (20m)
[6] Sadia Gul (PAK) bt Hritika Malhotra (IND) 11-4, 11-1, 11-4
Sunayna Kuruvilla (IND) bt [7] Nikita Joshi (IND) 12-10, 11-9, 11-9 (31m) Continue reading

South Africans in World Squash Rankings

Squash South Africa has 3 women players – Siyoli Waters, Cheyna Tucker and Milnay Louw – in the World’s top 100 players and two men – Steve Coppinger and Shaun le Roux are in the Men’s top 50 according to the October world rankings released by the respective women’s and men’s professional associations.

National champion, Siyoli Waters from Cape Town, is ranked 36 with UJ student, Cheyna Tucker at 77. Milnay Louw also from Cape Town sits at 86 while Alexandra Fuller has jumped 16 places to 102.

Coppinger, named South Africa Player of the Decade (2004-2014) is at 24 while Le Roux is 42.

Thoboki Mohohlo has moved 12 places to 141 with Jean-Pier Brits at his personal highest at 168.

Condolences

The condolences of the SA Squash community go to Liz Addison and the family of her partner Ric Lewis who passed away on 12 September in Port Elizabeth after a short stay in hospital from pneumonia.

Steven Doeg – President: Squash SA