Squash New Zealand has formally announced that the host of the 2017 Oceania Junior Championships and the Trans-Tasman Junior Test Series will be the Henderson Squash Club in Auckland.
Rachael Grinham and Donna Urquhart both lost in the opening round of the Women’s World Championships in KL despite Grinham taking number 2 seed Nicol David to 5 games.
Australia’s world number 41 Christine Nunn and world number 96 Lisa Camilleri lost out in their opening round of qualifying at the PSA Women’s World Championships in Kula Lumpur, Malaysia.
Some of Australia’s young players are playing in the AON New Zealand Open in Whangarei this weekend.
Rex Hedrick played to his seeding and won the Malaysian Tour lll and took home the cheque for $1805.
Seven nations are confirmed to compete in the 2016 WSF International Doubles Squash Championships taking place in the Northern Territory capital city of Darwin from August 15-18.
Australian number one Cameron Pilley, the World No.14, says the chance to compete in front of the Burj Khalifa during the 2015/16 Dubai PSA World Series Finals will be inspiring him ahead of the last PSA World Series tournament of the season – this month’s El Gouna International.
In the end the severe heat took it’s toll on Lisa Camilleri, but the Queenslander still had plenty of reasons to be happy with her performance on Saturday at the Malaysian tour leg two finals in Kuala Lumpur.
Lisa Camilleri is through to the semi-finals of the Malaysian Tour leg Two in KL, and will face Malaysian world number 90 Aika Azman at 4pm KL time.
Cameron Pilley progressed through his first round of the PSA M70 Grasshopper Cup in Zurich, Switzerland and sets up a quarter-final clash with world number 12 and tournament 7th seed, Marwan ElShorbagy of Egypt.