Results tagged “Canary Wharf Squash Classic”

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Top seeds Nick Matthew and James Willstrop resume their intense rivalry in what promises to be an epic battle in the final of the Canary Wharf Classic.


By Alan Thatcher

World squash champion Nick Matthew is looking forward to returning to Canary Wharf in March.

He completed a perfect year by regaining his place at the top of the world rankings. Matthew clinched his third world title in Manchester in November and followed that up by winning the Hong Kong Open last week.


By Alan Thatcher

Egyptian No.3 seed Mohamed El Shorbagy is hoping to break the domestic stranglehold on the Canary Wharf Classic.

El Shorbagy is the lone non-English player in the semi-finals after surviving a massive battle with Finnish qualifier Henrik Mustonen.


Canary Wharf Squash Classic, First Round
East Wintergarden, London

By Alan Thatcher

One week after beating former world champion Nick Matthew in Kuwait, Daryl Selby set up another possible giant-killing clash with No.2 seed James Willstrop in the Canary Wharf Classic.


Rising star Daryl Selby warmed up for Canary Wharf Squash Classic with a stunning shock victory over England team-mate and former world champion Nick Matthew.

Essex ace Selby, who is unseeded at the East Wintergarden next week, beat Matthew 11-6, 11-6, 12-10 in a gripping battle in the Kuwait Cup.