Squash star David keeps chasing elusive Olympic dream

Six-time world champion Nicol David has owned women’s squash for years and would be a safe bet to bring home Malaysia’s first Olympic gold if she could compete in the coming London Games.

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World Champion Nick Matthew Leads Squash Presentation At SportAccord

WSF President N Ramachandran, supported by England’s world champion Nick Matthew and Pakistan’s leading female player Maria Toor Pakay, were in attendance at SportAccord in Quebec to promote Squash’s campaign to become an Olympic Sport.

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World’s Leading Players Unite In London To Support Squash 2020 Olympic Dream

Many of the world’s leading squash players, including women’s world number one Nicol David and men’s world number one James Willstrop, have come together at London’s 02 Arena to show their support for Squash’s campaign to become part of the 2020 Olympic Games.

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Politicians visit Allam British Open & Back Squash’s Olympic Bid

The Allam British Open welcomed a group of MPs to the O2 Arena today as the All-Party Parliamentarian Leisure Group dropped by to watch the world’s best players as guests of England Squash & Racketball.

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Colin Jackson Backs the Bid

British hurdles star Colin Jackson backed squash’s bid for a place in the Olympics after watching world champion Nick Matthew win through to the second round of the Allam British Open.

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Squash New Zealand Launches Back the Bid Contest

“Back the Bid 2020″ is a campaign to coordinate support for Squash to become part of the 2020 Olympic Games (see below for more details). Squash NZ are getting in behind this by running a Back the Bid photo competition in partnership with racquet suppliers Mantis Sports NZ (www.fb.com/MantisSportsNewZealand).

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Squash Surges In Australia

A new four million (Australian) dollar squash centre close to completion in Darwin is yet another example of squash’s resilience and growth in Australia.

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WSF Launches Olympic Bid Brochure

In the latest step in its campaign to have Squash included in the programme for the 2020 Olympic Games, the World Squash Federation has launched a Bid Brochure.

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Sarah sees even greater things from Nicol

Sarah Fitz-Gerald is generally known as the Aussie squash legend who held a record five world titles since 2002.

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World Squash Day To Back 2020 Olympic Bid

World Squash Day takes place this year on Saturday October 20th in a global show of support for the sport’s efforts to win a place in the 2020 Olympic Games.

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Banking on the Olympics

World No 1 Nicol David is likely to call it quits in about five to seven years. It will depend, she said, on whether squash is included in the 2020 Olympics.

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So near yet so far for squash, but Olympics hope remains high

Almost within sight of the Perspex box Nick Matthew used to parade his rapier-like racket skills and boundless stamina last week was the reason the world squash champion’s celebrations at yet another title were tinged with regret.

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