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Category: Results

Hassan Khalil Reaches Final of British Junior U15 Championships

Solihull Arden’s Hassan Khalil put in an impressive performance to finish runner up at the British Junior Championships held at the National Squash Centre in Manchester. Khalil, an England junior international, was seeded 2nd coming into the event and showed some strong performances to reach the final. He was up against the outstanding Sam Todd, already a two time British…



Lewis Anderson Becomes British Junior U17 Champion

Lewis Anderson admits he had to muster every ounce of concentration as he powered through an enthralling five-game thriller to secure his maiden title at the British Junior Championships. In a sensational advert for the junior game, the 16-year-old clinched a 11/7, 14/12, 7/11, 9/11, 11/8 victory over Scotland’s Alasdair Prott to become the first Warwickshire male in over three…



Junior County Champions are Crowned

The 2017 Warwickshire Junior County Closed was kindly hosted by Freedom Leisure at Warwick for the second year running. Their five glass back and four hard back courts were put to good use over two days by over 80 of our best young squash players. The club was packed with players, parents, coaches and friends all of whom enjoyed a…



Juniors Excel at Inter-County Stage 1

Last weekend saw the start of the annual Inter-County competition which sees teams from all over the country do battle to claim the crown of the UK’s best in each age group. Warwickshire had a total of 5 girls and 6 boys teams competing from under 11 through to under 19. Such is the current strength in depth, we were…



Saffery so close in the final of the Barcelona Open

Edgbaston Priory’s Deon Saffery came agonisingly close to claiming the $5,000 PSA title in Barcelona with a nailbiting 5 game loss to England’s Lucy Turmel. Saffery, who is currently ranked #78, has recently returned from injury and upset the seedings to make the final. Straight game victories against Grace Gear (England), Georgia Adderley (Scotland) and Tinne Gillis (Belgium) put her…



Comeback girl SJ scores big wins on way to Netsuite Open title

San Fransisco Open 2017 Warwickshire’s Sarah-Jane Perry secured the Netsuite Open title with a hard fought victory over Malaysan superstar Nicol David. In the women’s $50k event, 2015 runner-up Perry – who dispatched top seed and defending champion Laura Massaro in the semi-finals – had won the last three meetings between her and David but was up against it as…



Edgbaston Priory Ladies Are European Champions!

Edgbaston Priory Ladies have succesfully defended their title at the European Club Championhips In Paderborn, beating the best teams on the continent on the way to victory. Priory qualified for the event as defending champions and were drawn in group stages against their German hosts Paderborner, Czech team SC OTEC and the Finish side ESRC. Two comfortable 3-0 victories sandwiched…



Makin secures Kent Open title

Joel Makin has won the $10,000 Kent Open 2017 PSA event, betaing local favourite Josh Masters in the final. Makin, the World number 47 defeated Masters, ranked 58, in straight games 11-5, 11-4, 11-8 in 37 minutes. Makin’s toughest match of the event came in the quarter finals came against training partner and fellow Warwickshire professional Jan Van Den Herrewegen….



Woolford falls just short in British Open final

Solihull Arden’s Rachel Woolford came tantalisingly close to claiming the Women’s O50 British Open title this weekend at Colets club in Thames Ditton. The event attracted over 300 masters players competing in age groups from O35 to O80. Woolford, seeded 2, came up against Hilary Kenyon of Cheshire in the semi-finals and after a slow start began to assert her…



Warwickshire players lead England and Ireland to Masters glory

Warwickshire were well represented in the recent Masters Home Internationals with 4 players making the England teams and 2 players representing Ireland. Natalie Townsend (Kenilworth) followed up on last years debut by helping the England Women’s O35 team retain their crown in Nottingham. Andy Murray (Sutton Coldfield) completed a remarkable return from a total knee replacement to aid the England…