The 2012 Australian Open concluded today with Ramy Ashour and Nicol David each successfully defending their titles. Ramy beat fellow Egyptian Omar Mosaad 3-0 in the finals and Aussie Cameron Pilley in four games in the semis. Omar overcame an injured Tom Richards in the other semifinal. Meanwhile, Nicol David overcame Laura Massaro in a […]
Here are the Prince Renegade squash shoes. I think Mathieu Castagnet was wearing these: Over in the States they have this blue guy, called the Renegade LS. The LS stands for Lightspeed. There’s another shoe that looks pretty cool called the Prince Renegade 2 LS. This is marketed as a tennis shoe but it has […]
This is called the Adidas Adipower Stabil XJ. It’s a junior squash shoes version of the Adipower Stabil 10.
The US Open squash 2012 tournament is coming up October 4th through 12th in my home city of Philadelphia. I’ve bought my ticket and I’ll be there on Wednesday, October 10th to watch the quarterfinals. I’m looking forward to watching the squash and catching up with others in the squash community. You can check out […]
These are some pretty sweet-looking Asics Gel Blast 4. The previous model, the Asics Gel Blast 3, was popular with a couple different players on tour, and this model proved to be even more popular. Here are all the colors I’ve seen, and where to buy them. Note: These have been succeeded by the Asics […]
According to this press release, John White has just resigned from the Pro Squash Tour. Disappointing. I gather John wanted to participate in the upcoming US Open, but the tournament’s organizers — the Professional Squash Association — would not let him play in a PSA event unless he renounced his affiliation with the PST. What […]
This is the Dunlop Biomimetic Max squash racket. There are three versions. 2013 Image via Holabird Sports The racket remains light at 134 grams, and retains its head-light balance. The cosmetics have been updated. 2012 Weight: Light (130 grams) Balance: Head-light Looks like in 2012 Dunlop made the racquet a full 10 grams lighter, changed […]
I’ve just switched Squash Source over to a new design for August 2012. (RSS readers, you’ll have to click through to the site to see the changes.) What do you think of the new look? I created the design myself and am personally pleased with how it turned out. It may not win any design awards, […]
These are the Adidas Ambition VII shoes. These are usually marketed to tennis players, but I’ve started tracking them ever since Ramy Ashour wore a previous version of these shoes – the Adidas Ambition Stripes V – in the course of winning the 2012 El Gouna Open. These were a bit difficult to find for […]
This is the Adidas Stabil Optifit XJ. Looks like a junior squash shoes version of the Adidas Stabil Optifit line. Lil’ Optifits. Heh.