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University sports - 05 Sep 2016 - Events
The 9th edition of the FISU World University Squash Championship starts today, 5 September and will last until 11 September.
Squash - 25 Mar 2010 - Sponsorship
London, 25th March, 2010: Dunlop™, the world’s number one squash brand, has signed a five year deal to become a key sponsorship partner of national governing body England Squash &amp; Racketball (ESR). <BR><BR>
Squash - 13 Feb 2009 - Federations & NOCs
Sport governing body England Squash has officially rebranded to England Squash &amp; Racketball to represent its role in the development and promotion of both sports.
Squash - 25 Oct 2007
MSL-Sportec is providing&nbsp; the acreditation and&nbsp; the IT services to the Women's World Open Squash Championship in Madrid from 21-27 October.
Squash - 25 Jul 2007
US Squash and Squash Universe, a newly-formed squash event promotion company, have revealed that the 2007 US Open Squash Championship for men will be hosted in New York City from 27 September to 4 October.
Squash - 15 Jun 2007
Widespread media interest, including national TV exposure for squash for the first time, was one of the key benefits that Nicol David, Rachael Grinham and Sarah Fitz-Gerald brought to Chile when the trio of WISPA world number ones visited capital Santiago on the fourth and final leg of their promotional tour of South America.
Squash - 09 May 2007
Organisers of the 2007 Women's World Open Squash Championship in Madrid have confirmed that the sport's biggest ever women's event will be staged adjacent to the Royal Palace (the Palacio Real) in the Spanish capital, from 23-27 October.
Squash - 15 Mar 2007
Elite women's international squash will be staged in Madrid later this year when the Spanish capital hosts the 2007 Women's World Open Squash Championship.
Squash - 01 Mar 2007
The Women's International Squash Players' Association has confirmed details of its ninth annual WISPA Promotional Tour, which will visit Argentina, Uruguay and Chile from 30 May to 10 June.
Squash - 21 Dec 2006
Event owners England Squash have concluded a five-year agreement with the internationalSPORTgroup which will guarantee the future of the British Open Squash Championships as one of the world's leading events until 2012.
Squash - 21 Dec 2006
At a recent meeting in Malaysia, the Executive Board of the Commonwealth Games Federation confirmed that Squash would be one of the 'Core Sports' of the Games.
Squash - 11 Oct 2006
On September 2nd, Chris Ryder (GBR) and Lim Yoke Wah (MAL) won the gold medals for men and women respectively, in the individual finals of the 5th World University Squash Championships in Szeged, Hungary, which took place from August 28th to September 2nd.
Squash - 05 Sep 2006
The 11-PAR scoring system, used on the men's professional World Tour for over two years, will make its women's debut at the forthcoming Gerrard British Grand Prix Squash Championships to be staged at the National Squash Centre in Manchester from the 8th to 11th September 2006, announced Tournament Promoter Paul Walters of internationalSPORTgroup.
Squash - 27 Jun 2006
The BBC TV cameras which have made the Crucible Theatre famous around the world as the venue for the World Snooker Championships will return to Sheffield this summer to cover the Mamut English Open Squash Championship, one of the biggest events on the sport’s world circuit.
Squash - 13 Jun 2006
The opening stage of the 2006 WISPA Promo Tour was hailed as the most successful squash event ever to be held in Estonia as the party led by Malaysia's world champion Nicol David and Australia's five-times former world champion Sarah Fitz-Gerald left Tallinn after a three-day visit to the East European country's capital.
Squash - 02 May 2006
The announcement that the 2006 Men's World Open Squash Championship will be staged in Egypt is the latest indication of the sport's rising significance on the continent of Africa.
Squash - 26 Apr 2006
A new commercial agreement has been reached between Feather Sports of Beverly Hills, California, and the Professional Squash Association (PSA) whereby the Association will exclusively endorse the internationally-renowned squash racket grips produced and distributed by Feather Sports
Squash - 06 Apr 2006
Global sports innovator Virtual Spectator today announced the launch of its newest innovation to bring the excitement and experience of the Virtual Spectator Bermuda PSA Masters to squash fans worldwide.
Squash - 28 Mar 2006
The Professional Squash Association (PSA) is launching a new 'Download &amp; Own' service, via its official dedicated webstreaming website <A href="http://www.psalive.tv/">http://www.psalive.tv/</A>, due to popular demand.
Squash - 13 Feb 2006
Manchester welcomes the announcement that it has won the right to host the Hi-Tec Men’s and Women’s World Squash Championship, Manchester 2008.
Squash - 21 Dec 2005
‘Taking Squash To The Next Level’ was the theme of the 35th Annual General Meeting and Conference of the World Squash Federation which was held last month in Brazil, attracting National Federation delegates from all five continents.
Squash - 12 Oct 2005
The World Squash Federation has confirmed today (Tuesday) that December's Men's World Team Championships in Islamabad will go on despite last week's earthquake disaster.
Squash - 10 Oct 2005
The overwhelming success of the brand's O3 racquets in tennis has led Prince to rush the UK launch of O3 Squash for the 2005/06 season.
Squash - 06 Oct 2005
Hong Kong Squash announced today (Wednesday) the title sponsorships of Cathay Pacific Airways Limited and Credit Suisse Privilege Limited of the World Open Squash Championships, the most prestigious event in the calendar of first-class men and women professionals.
Squash - 05 Sep 2005
Squash received a significant global boost in Brazil this week when it was announced that the sport will be featured in the 2007 Pan American Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Squash - 21 Jul 2005
World Squash Federation officials are celebrating the sport’s participation in this week’s IOC-backed World Games in Germany, highlighting the fact that the two finals featured players from four different countries and three separate continents.
Squash - 06 Jul 2005
Asian squash superstar Nicol David joins World Squash Federation President Jahangir Khan in Singapore this week for the sport's final period of lobbying for inclusion in the 2012 Olympic Games.
Squash - 01 Jul 2005
Squash's hopes of making its debut in the 2012 Olympic Games have been given a boost by the publication of the final report from the IOC Olympic Programme Commission that summarises the technical evaluation of the 28 existing Olympic summer sports and the five 'new' sports under consideration.
Squash - 06 May 2005
A mentoring initiative intended to smooth the early years for younger players on the women's world squash circuit has been introduced for the membership of the Women's International Squash Players' Association (WISPA).
Squash - 15 Mar 2005
Squash is this week stepping up its bid for inclusion in the 2012 Olympic Games.<BR>
Squash - 08 Mar 2005
PSALIVE.tv, a distinct and dedicated squash web streaming channel, is launched today (Monday 7 March) by the Professional Squash Association in collaboration with Horizon Software.<BR>
Squash - 16 Feb 2005
Eventis Sports Marketing and Roluvents (the Belgium-based promoters of the 2003 World Open) have joined forces to purchase the PSA-endorsed McWil Courtwall Glass squash court.
Squash - 22 Dec 2004
Organisers have announced that next year's World Squash Day will be on 19th March 2005.
Squash - 22 Dec 2004
Organisers have announced that next year's World Squash Day will be on 19th March 2005.
Squash - 07 Dec 2004
Action in the early rounds of the KL Women's World Open Squash Championship in the Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur attracted packed crowds at the National Squash Centre, which included IOC delegate Bob Elphinston.
Squash - 29 Nov 2004
The Professional Squash Association (PSA) has announced that it will be hiring the professional services of the World Squash Federation Chief Executive Ted Wallbutton following his retirement from the WSF in January.
Squash - 29 Nov 2004
England Squash have just finalised a three-year contract with sports sales and marketing specialists, Goodform Ltd to act as their commercial agents and advisors.
Squash - 27 Oct 2004
Celebrating its fifth anniversary, the Pace Credit Union Canadian Classic welcomes the world's best squash players once again to Toronto's fabulous BCE Place from 15-19 November 2004.
Squash - 22 Oct 2004
Substantially increased prize funds have led to 32-player draws in both the men's and women's events in the forthcoming Harris British Open Squash Championships - Nottingham.
Squash - 14 Oct 2004
International women's squash comes of age today (Thursday) with the revelation that the WISPA World Tour has crashed through the million (US) dollar barrier for the first time.
Squash - 14 Oct 2004
International women's squash comes of age today (Thursday) with the revelation that the WISPA World Tour has crashed through the million (US) dollar barrier for the first time.
Squash - 13 Oct 2004
The Professional Squash Association (PSA) has revealed that, following recent negotiations with representatives of the Qatar Squash Federation in Mauritius, the 2004 Qatar Men's World Open Squash Championship will be held in the host country's capital Doha next month.
Squash - 13 Oct 2004
Professional squash received a major boost today with the announcement that Brit Insurance, the UK general insurer, has committed to a further years title sponsorship of the PSA Super Series Finals at London’s Broadgate Arena.
Squash - 12 Oct 2004
Jahangir Khan has been unanimously re-elected as President of the World Squash Federation at the International Federation's 34th Annual General Meeting in Casa Noyale, Mauritius.
Squash - 07 Oct 2004
Organisers of the 2004 British Open Squash Championships have announced that the longest-established event in world squash has acquired a new sponsor LG Harris.
Squash - 01 Oct 2004
Bermuda is gearing up to become a true squash Mecca for the next three years after sealing the biggest deal in the sport's history with the Professional Squash Association (PSA).
Squash - 24 Sep 2004
The 2004 Women's World Open Squash Championship will take place in Malaysia in December thanks to the last-minute intervention of World Squash Federation Vice President Sani Karim.
Squash - 22 Sep 2004
Squash received a major boost today (Tuesday) with the confirmation that the sport has been approved by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) as one of five Recognised Federations that should be 'studied further' with a view to inclusion in the Olympic Games programme for 2012.
Squash - 02 Sep 2004
Alongside the expansion of its World Tour, the Women's International Squash Players' Association (WISPA) is upgrading its website and unveiling a new logo.
Squash - 25 Aug 2004
Another major new event on the women's international squash circuit has been announced in the USA with the revelation that the Fountain Hills WISPA Desert Oasis Championship will be added to the Women's International Squash Players' Association World Tour next year, to be played in Arizona between 10-15 March.
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