Squash Talk

Denver, Colo. – Wednesday, December 24, 2014 – The 2014 Wadi Degla Women’s World Squash Championship match between #1 Nicol David and #3 Raneem El Welily came down to mere minutes and inches. With relentless spirit, David saved four match-balls to capture the 2014 title over home favorite El Welily. World No.3 El Welily was truly remarkable on the court winning the first and third game to give her an early 2/1 advantage but fell just short against David. Another Harrow highlight featured Omneya Abdel Kawy playing against Low Wee Wern in the quarterfinals. Kawy won 12/10, 11/3, 11/4 against Wern before meeting Nicol David in the semifinal. Omneya Abdel Kawy was up 2/1 after 3 games, but David finished the final two games to end the competitive match. Congratulations to Raneem and Nicol for playing a historic 66 minutes of squash! We would also like to congratulate all of our Harrow Pros on a superb squash weekend in Cairo.

#USJO14 – This past weekend junior squash players from thirty-five countries met to compete in the 2014 U.S. Junior Open Championship. Roughly one thousand athletes took center stage on 43 courts to participate against the best. The U.S. Junior Open is a World Squash Federation Circuit tier two level tournament and features all age divisions. Congratulations to the following 2014 U.S. Junior Open Champions: Walid Hedia, Stefanoni, Abbas, Watanabe, Sedky, El Torkey, Yacout, Elmashad, Ilbrahim and Brownell!

Urban Squash Toronto – “They say it takes a village to raise a child. Well, it takes an entire community that bands together to create long lasting change,” said Shivani Ruparell, Program Director of Urban Squash Toronto. Harrow Sports has been a proud partner of Urban Squash Toronto since its inception. Urban Squash Toronto helps motivated and talented students reach their full academic, athletic and personal potential. The program provides squash training, academic tutoring, mentoring, community service, cultural trips and much more. Check out this awesome video from @UrbanSquash_TO featuring @harrowsports http://bit.ly/16NxJo9

Warm Wishes for a Wonderful Holiday Season! #TeamHarrow #UnleashYourGame

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