Manchester

Matthew ready for 4th Nationals title!

Nick Matthew gave a performance worthy of his dual status as world number one and world champion to despatch 6th seed Tom Richards, ranked 30 places lower, 11-4, 11-3, 11-6 in just 35 minutes. Matthew, the 30-year-old who became England's first ever wo...

Massaro marches into Manchester final!

Laura Massaro kept alive her hopes of becoming the women's British National Squash Champion, by upsetting Ireland's 2nd seed Madeline Perry the semi-finals in Manchester. The 3rd seed, ranked 9 in the world, had a hard battle to repeat her victory over...

Lloyd-Walter ends Kippax hopes in Manchester!

Sarah Kippax's (pic le) hopes of getting through to the women's British Nationals semi-finals were dashed when the 4th seed crashed out to lower-ranked Dominique Lloyd-Walter (pic ri) . The No7 seed prevailed to win 14-12, 11-7, 11-7 in 40 minutes. Llo...

Kemp outs Willstrop in major Nationals upset!

Two-time champion James Willstrop (pic ri), who was expected to reach the final of the British National Championships for the 5th time in seven years, crashed out in the quarter-finals in Manchester after losing to Jonathan Kemp (pic le). The world No4...

Massaro and Perry through to the semis in Manchester!

Laura Massaro cruised into her 5th successive semi-final when she beat Welsh No1 Deon Saffery in Manchester’s quarter-finals. The world No9 took just 22 minutes to ease past the unseeded Saffery 11-3, 11-3, 11-7. Massaro will meet Irish rival Madelin...

Richards rallies t 1st Nationals semi-final!

6th seed Tom Richards (pic) battled for 42 minutes to keep Scotland's Alan Clyne at bay before earning his first appearance in the men's semi-finals of the British National Squash Championships in his career. The 24-year-old, in only his 6th appearance...

Massaro is prepared for the 1st National’s title!

Laura Massaro (pic) comfortably cleared her first hurdle in the women's event, beating qualifier Rachel Willmott in straight games (11-3, 11-1, 11-4 ) in just 18 minutes. It was Massaro’s 1st appearance on British soil since winning her biggest title...

Clyne clinches maiden Nationals quarter-final!

Scot Alan Clyne (pic) produced the biggest upset in the 2nd round of the British National Squash Championships when he beat 4th -seeded Englishman Adrian Grant in straight games in Manchester. The world No 47 from Edinburgh defeated Grant, a gold medal...
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