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  1. Sport - Other Sport - SQUASH

    Laura Massaro crowned new world champion in epic final

    Posted Mar 23rd 2014, 10:19pm by >Agence France-Presse

    ... Agence France-Presse in Georgetown, Malaysia Briton uses every speck of the court to gain upper hand over Egyptian in electric first game that sets her up for victory World number two Laura Massaro was crowned the new world women’s squash champion on Sunday after edging Egypt’s Nour El Sherbini in a suspenseful final. Massaro downed Sherbini 11-7, 6-11, 11-9, 5-11, 11-9 ...

  2. Sport - Hong Kong - SQUASH

    Annie Au reaches final of Cleveland Classic

    Posted Feb 04th 2014, 11:06am by CHAN KIN-WA

    ... players. She takes on world number one Nicol David of Malaysia in the final. “The battle against David will be very tough but the result is not the most important,” said head coach Tony Choi ...

  3. Sport - Hong Kong - SQUASH

    Annie Au fires up with second straight victory at Hong Kong Open

    Posted Dec 05th 2013, 10:11pm by CHAN KINWA

    ... world No 1 Nicol David of Malaysia this year, including a sensational win in the British Open final, said Au would not be easy to handle. "She is playing well... we saw that today," ...

  4. Sport - Hong Kong - SQUASH

    Annie Au ensures no repeat of shock upset

    Posted Dec 03rd 2013, 09:13pm by CHAN KINWA

    ... on Thursday after Emma Beddoes of England shocked seventh seed Low Wee Wern of Malaysia 3-2. "On paper, it will be easier playing against a qualifier than Low [who Au beat in the Asian ...

  5. Comment - Sport - SQUASH

    Hope springs eternal in squash's bid to join the Olympic family

    Posted Dec 07th 2013, 10:30pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... for other athletes and other sports." World number one Nicol David of Malaysia, hunting for her eighth consecutive Hong Kong Open title today, said: "My fingers are crossed again. We were ...

  6. Sport - Hong Kong - SQUASH

    Annie Au determined to toughen up mentally

    Posted Oct 29th 2013, 10:16pm by CHAN KIN-WA

    ... Hong Kong Open, to be held on December 1-8, was a boost for Au who was drawn to play a qualifier in the first round. If she wins, she will likely meet Malaysian Low Wee Wern of Malaysia. Au ...

  7. Sport - Hong Kong - SQUASH

    Asian champion Au wants to keep playing until Olympics

    Posted May 08th 2013, 12:00am by CHAN KINWA

    ... Low Wee Wern of Malaysia in the Asian championship final on Sunday, will be 31 when those Games are held but insisted thoughts of retiring from the sport would be put firmly to one side ... having previously lost to world number one Nicol David of Malaysia in the final two years ago. "The Olympic Games is always the biggest and no one would want to miss it." Squash ...

  8. Sport - Other Sport - SQUASH

    Nicol David set to challenge for fifth British Open squash title

    Posted May 20th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... more time, to build and get my training in, to prepare for this." Nevertheless the director general of Malaysia's National Sports Council, Seri Zolkples Embong, has suggested that, ... was the player who beat her twice in Malaysia this year. Other contenders are expected to be Raneem El Weleily, the third-seeded Egyptian, and her compatriot Nour El Sherbini, who contested last ...

  9. Sport - Hong Kong - SQUASH

    Champ David in seventh heaven

    Posted Dec 03rd 2012, 12:00am by Kevin Kung

    ... from home for Malaysia's world No 1 Nicol David, who won her seventh consecutive title in the city yesterday when she beat Frenchman Camille Serme 11-9, 11-6, 8-11, 11-7 in the final ... The 29 year-old veteran will depart for Amsterdam via Malaysia today for some rest before she defends her World Open title in then Cayman Islands in two weeks. Meanwhile, Egypt's Ramy Ashour ...

  10. Sport - Hong Kong - SQUASH

    Hong Kong Squash Open organisers pray for sunshine

    Posted Nov 30th 2012, 12:00am by CHAN KINWA

    ... hope in the tournament, Joey Chan Ho-ling was unable to upset the form book as world number one Nicol David of Malaysia beat her in three games at the Squash Centre last night. The Malaysian, ... James Willstrop of England needed 68 minutes to beat Ong Beng Hee of Malaysia with an 11-8, 11-8, 11-7 win. The Englishman will now take on Borja Golan of Spain in the quarter-finals. ...




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