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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 - 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
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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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.
Squash - 25 Aug 2004
The new scoring system which was trialed by the Professional Squash Association earlier in the year will be introduced as a permanent fixture on the PSA Tour at the Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Open at the end of this month.
Squash - 06 Aug 2004
The Women's World Open Squash Championship is in danger of not being staged this year, for the first time since its launch in 1979, unless a 'saviour' can be found.
Squash - 12 Jul 2004
The Kingdom of Bahrain becomes another top international squash host with the announcement that the Bahrain WISPA Classic will be staged there from 11-16 September this year.
Squash - 10 Jun 2004
The World Squash Federation Emeritus President Susie Simcock has been made an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit in the Queen's Birthday Honours announced earlier this month.
Squash - 04 Jun 2004
Shanghai will host the first international squash event ever to be held in mainland China when the world's top women compete in a WISPA Gold event in one of the world's biggest cities in November.
Squash - 13 May 2004
The Professional Squash Association (PSA) is celebrating a joint clothing collaboration with Yellow Dot, a brand that is defined by heritage and integrity in the squash market place.
Squash - 12 May 2004
Women's squash has received a major boost with the announcement of a five-year sponsorship agreement for one of one of the leading events on the Women's International Squash Players' Association World Tour in the USA.
Squash - 07 May 2004
Following the success of the second pilot test at the Bermuda Open in March, the Professional Squash Association (PSA) has confirmed that a further pilot internet streaming service will be carried out at next week's Brit Insurance Super Series Finals at Broadgate Arena in London, for the dates 12th to 14th May inclusive.
Squash - 06 May 2004
A new era in men's professional squash will be heralded next week when a new scoring system is unveiled at the 2004 Brit Insurance Super Series Finals at the Broadgate Arena in London, from 10th - 14th May.
Squash - 27 Apr 2004
The Professional Squash Association (PSA) and the Bermuda Squash Rackets Association (BSRA) are celebrating a record $350,000 agreement which will bring two flagship PSA Tour events to the tiny semi-tropical island paradise.
Squash - 22 Apr 2004
The Professional Squash Association (PSA) and McWIL Courtwall have signed a three-year commercial partnership agreement in which the leading international squash court construction company becomes the 'Official Tournament Court Partner' of the PSA.
Squash - 21 Apr 2004
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has emphatically endorsed the initiative by the three international organisations of Squash to establish a joint World Squash Anti-Doping Code.
Squash - 14 Apr 2004
The three international organisations of Squash, the World Squash Federation (WSF), the Professional Squash Association (PSA) and the Women's International Squash Players’ Association (WISPA) have today (14th April 2004) signed an agreement to implement a joint World Squash Anti-Doping Code.
Squash - 15 Mar 2004
The Professional Squash Association (PSA) is continuing with a further web streaming pilot scheme to bring live action from this week's Bermuda Open Squash Championship to squash fans all over the world.
Squash - 10 Mar 2004
The Professional Squash Association will introduce a new scoring system later this year, following a decision made by the PSA Directors at a recent Board Meeting at the Tournament of Champions in New York.
Squash - 01 Mar 2004
The World Squash Federation (WSF) is offering 'an exciting international leadership opportunity' to a new Chief Executive that the sport's International Federation is seeking to appoint by January 2005.
Squash - 25 Feb 2004
All forty members of the Women's International Squash Players' Association who have been competing in the Qatar Airways Challenge in Doha attended the WISPA AGM held alongside the Grand Prix event and re-elected the entire Board unopposed.
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