Qualifier Annie Au Wing-chi's amazing run all the way to the final of the Cleveland Classic came up against a brick wall in the shape of world number one Nicol David today.Wednesday, 5 February, 2014, 11:08am
Annie Au Wing-chi continued her promising start to 2014 after reaching the final of the Tub O’Towels Cleveland Classic in the United States.
A qualifier in the Women’s Squash Association Gold 50 tournament featuring the world’s best players, Au made all the way through after upsetting three top English players. She takes on world number one Nicol David of Malaysia in the final.4 Feb 2014 - 12:24pm
Hong Kong number one Annie Au Wing-chi played down her plunge in the world rankings, saying she believed she had every quality to haul herself back into the world's top 10.7 Jun 2013 - 5:40am
The real work of making squash an Olympic sport still lies ahead, the game's Asian head, David Mui Ying-yuen, warned yesterday.
The IOC vote this week in St Petersburg, Russia, saw wrestling and baseball/softball win the right to be considered for reinstatement as Olympic sports and for squash to be considered for inclusion for the first time.31 May 2013 - 5:03am
Three months after being dropped from the 2020 Olympics, wrestling won the chance of a reprieve yesterday as it made the IOC shortlist for inclusion in the Games.30 May 2013 - 4:35am
The executive board of the International Olympic Committee is meeting in St Petersburg, Russia, and will announce a shortlist from eight candidate sports that are vying for inclusion in the 2020 and 2024 Olympic Games.29 May 2013 - 5:46am
Nicol David has prefaced her bid for a fifth British Open squash title this week by reassuring her compatriots that the most successful career of the women's professional era is not on the wane.20 May 2013 - 3:25am
Newly crowned Asian champion Annie Au Wing-chi insists age won't prevent her from fulfilling her Olympic dream should squash be selected for the 2020 Games later this year.8 May 2013 - 5:36am
World champion Ramy Ashour won a seventh successive Kuwait Cup on Thursday, beating England’s world number four James Willstrop, 6-11, 11-8, 11-3, 11-3.
Unbeaten since May last year, the 25-year-old Egyptian also claimed the 30th title of his career and has now won 36 matches in a row.15 Mar 2013 - 9:44am
A decision made in faraway Lausanne, Switzerland, by 15 members of the International Olympic Committee's executive board earlier this month could well have a serious impact on Hong Kong.24 Feb 2013 - 3:42am
The executive board of the International Olympic Committee is set to vote to have a sport removed from the 2020 Summer Games.12 Feb 2013 - 5:45am
Bangladesh confirm tour to Pakistan23 Dec 2012 - 3:43am
Hong Kong is home away 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 of the Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Open.3 Dec 2012 - 3:01am
With two International Olympic Committee programme commissioners in the city to evaluate squash's bid to be included at the 2020 Games, the rain could not have come at a worse time.2 Dec 2012 - 4:27am
There were some surprises at the Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Squash Open yesterday, but two things were predictable: wins for defending champions Nicol David and James Willstrop.
The world number one woman and man continued the defence of their titles with routine wins over Kasey Brown and Borja Golan respectively.1 Dec 2012 - 2:47am