Choi Uen Shan reaches the Top 8 of WSF World Junior Squash Championships 2015

(28 Jul) WSF World Junior Squash Championships 2015 is being held on 26 July to 4 August in Eindhoven of Netherlands. Hong Kong junior girlsˇ¦ players made an impressive achievement in the individual championships. The current local junior girlsˇ¦ No.1, Choi Uen Shan broke into the Top 8 after fighting back from two games down, defeating the American player Kayley Leonard 12-10, 5-11, 11-13, 11-13, 11-9 and 11-9 in 45 minutes.

Making her last appearance in the junior championships, Choi Uen Shan reaches the quarter finals for her first time to meet the second seed Nouran Gohar today.

At the same time, Lui Hiu Lam and Ho Ka Wing also pass through the round 3 especially Lui as the unseeded player who first participated in the championships at the young age of 15, she stunned the 13 ˇV 16 seeded player Chloe Chemtob from Canada in the round two.

We wish Choi Uen Shan the very best in the following matches and look forward to their great performances in the team event.

Photo Credit : Squashsite

 

Squash Talent Foundation Programme 2015/2016 Intermediate Training Course

(28 Jul) Squash Talent Foundation Programme 2015/2016 Intermediate Training Course will be held from Aug 2015 to Nov 2015. It aims to provide more opportunities for participants, who completed the Elementary Training Course or Fujifilm Mini-Squash Training Course to go for further training, Squash Talent Foundation Programme aims to cultivate the squash talent over the territory through traininig course of intermediate level and novice competition.

Deadline of enrolment: 5 Aug 2015 (Wed)

Please click HERE for downloading the course enrolment form
Please click HERE for more details of Squash Talent Foundation Programme

Referee Recruitment for Fujifilm Mini-Squash Scheme 2015/2016 - Mini Squash Competition

(22 Jul) We would like to invite the Refereee for Fujifilm Mini-Squash Scheme 2015/2016 - Mini Squash Competition will be held at Cornwall Street Squash and Table Tennis Centre on 8 & 9 Aug 2015.

Recruitment Deadline: 30 July 2015 (Thursday)

Download:
Referee Reply Form

You may also visit here to get more referee information.

ASF Level 2 Tutor Course (20 - 24 Sep 2015) & WSF Level 1 Refresher Tutor Course (25 - 26 Sep 2015)

(21 Jul) Sanctioned by World Squash Federation and Asian Squash Federation, ASF Level 2 Tutor Course and WSF Level 1 Tutor Refresher Course are both organized by Hong Kong Squash and several course packages are being offered for the candidates who want to enroll in either course or both courses.

1) ASF Level 2 Tutor Course (20 - 24 September 2015)
[Course Information - Word Format / PDF] &
[Course Enrollment Form - Word Format / PDF]

2) WSF Level 1 Tutor Refresher Course (25 - 26 September 2015)
[Course Information - World Format / PDF] &
[Course Enrollment Form - Word Format / PDF]

The deadline for Application: 26 August 2015 (Wednesday)

Hong Kong Squash League 2015/16 (FINAL CALL)

(15 Jul) The Entry Submission of Hong Kong Squash League 2015/16 will be closed on 22 July 2015 (Wednesday) ACTION NOW!

The Squash League 2015/16 will be commenced on 5 Oct, 2015 (Monday) comprises of Main, Ladies and Masters Leagues in total of 26 divisions. For more information, please refer to prospectus or contact Jeff Ng 2337 6881 / Angel Chan 2810 4086.

The deadline for Application: 22 July 2015 (Wednesday)

Besides, the updated Membership Application / Renewal Form is now available, please fill in the forms and submit together with the team entry form and fee.

Download:
Prospectus
Team Entry Form
Membership Application/ Renewal Form
Membership Application/ Renewal Form (Fillable Form) 

Recruitment of Assistant Coach in Hong Kong Sports Institute

 

(13 Jul) The recruitment of Assistant Squash Coach in Hong Kong Sports Institute is now open for application. For details, please clicks the following websites,

HKSI, JobsDB , South China Morning Post and Global Sports

Deadline for application: 21 July 2015 (Tuesday)


Lee Ka Yi and Wong Chi Him claim the title of Contrex Squash Challenge Cup 2015

(11 Jul) Contrex Squash Challenge Cup 2015 has finally came to a successful end, after Lee Ka Yi and Wong Chi Him thrilled the packed crowd as winning two fascinating finals at Kowloon Cricket Club.

The womenˇ¦s final between Lee Ka Yi and Ho Tze Lok came before menˇ¦s, carrying on with her superbly performance, Lee Ka Yi led the first two games at 11-9, 11-5, though Ho Tze Lok fought back at the third, Lee still managed to win in four games at 11- 9, 11-5, 11-13, 11-7 and claimed her first professional title in her career life.

Following with Lee Ka Yi, Wong Chi Him provided the home winner by defeating his compatriot Yip Tsz Fung in four games as well at 11-6, 11-8, 5-11 and 11-9 to capture his first ever professional title in his career life.

Prize Presentation Ceremony was followed after. Mr. David Mui, MH, JP, Chairman of Hong Kong Squash, Mr. Vincent Wan, Chairman of Wan Corporate (Services) Limited, Mr. Robin Gill, President of Kowloon Cricket Club and Mr. Peter Fraser, Squash Convener of Kowloon Cricket Club, were the honourable guests to present the prizes to the winners.

Please click here for the draw schedule and results.


Double Delight for Hong Kong in Contrex Squash Challenge Cup 2015

(10 Jul) Although the bad weather affected the menˇ¦s and womenˇ¦s quarter finals to be postponed to this afternoon and the semi-finals were followed after. Having the supports from the home crowds, local favourites Ho Tze Lok, Lee Ka Yi, Yip Tsz Fung and Wong Chi Him dispatched their opponents to grantee their places in the finals.

That was all Hong Kong players in the womenˇ¦s and menˇ¦s finals. the local promising star Lee Ka Yi gave out her best to upset the American top seed Latasha Khan in a tough 5 sets and Ho Tze Lok won a straight game over the young Egyptian girl, Amina Yousry.

For the menˇ¦s event, amazing performance from Wong Chi Him who beat the Indian seed No.1 Mahesh Mangaonkar at 3-1. He will be facing the second seed Yip Tsz Fung in the menˇ¦s final who carries on his victory without losing one game since the first round

The menˇ¦s and womenˇ¦s finals will be commenced at 3pm in Kowloon Cricket Club tomorrow. We cordially invite you to come and support the tournament at Kowloon Crcket Club.

Please click here for the draw schedule and results.


Wan Kee Group HK Junior Squash Award Scheme

(10 Jul) "Wan Kee Group HK Junior Squash Award Scheme" will be scheduled on 2 August 2015 (Sunday) at Squash Courts of Hong Kong Sports Institute, Fo Tan.

Deadline for the entries: 13 July 2015 (Mon).
ACTION NOW!!

Download:
Entry Form

Hong Kong Squash League 2014/15 Prize Presentation Ceremony cum Dinner is ON SCHEDULE

 

(10 Jul) Hong Kong Observatory has announced all the Tropical Cyclone Warnings are cancelled therefore, the Hong Kong Squash League 2014/15 Prize Presentation Ceremony cum Dinner will be held as schedule tonight at Hong Kong Football Club.

The Reception will be started at 6:30pm and the Dinner will be commenced at 7:30pm.

Hope to see you all tonight!!!!!!!!


Bad weather arrangement for Hong Kong Squash League 2014/15 Prize Presentation Ceremony cum Dinner

 

(9 Jul) Please be informed that the Hong Kong Observatory has announced the Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal No. 8 is hoisted, the bad weather arrangement of the Hong Kong Squash League 2014/15 Prize Presentation Ceremony cum Dinner held tomorrow (10/7) in Hong Kong Football Club is as following,

  • The dinner will be continued as schedule IF the Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal No. 8 or above is took off at or before 1 pm tomorrow ;
  • The dinner will be postponed IF the Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal No. 8 or above is took off after 1pm.

Meanwhile, we will be closely monitoring the development of the typhoon and the weather condition; we shall inform you the further arrangement once there is any update.

Bad weather arrangement for Contrex Squash Challenge Cup 2015

(9 Jul) The Hong Kong Observatory announces that the Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal Number 8 is expected to be issued at or before 5:00 p.m. today (9 Jul 2015). Therefore, all the matches held today (9 July 2015) at KCC would be rescheduled to tomorrow (10 July 2015) at the club, detail arrangement listed as below: -

Signal No.8 or above is cancelled on or before 10.00am on Friday 10 July 2015
All four women's quarter-finals will be commenced at 12.00nn at KCC on 10 July,
All four men's quarter-finals will be scheduled at 12.45pm at KCC on 10 July,
Followed by two women's semi-finals starting at 5.00pm, two men's semi-finals starting at 6.00pm on 10 July

Please stay tuned with us for the latest schedule and arrangement.

Main Seeds through Quarters of Contrex Squash Challenge Cup 2015

(8 Jul) The Menˇ¦s and Womenˇ¦s main draw first round of Contrex Squash Challenge Cup 2015 is completed with all the seeded players advanced to the quarter finals with no surprise.

The menˇ¦s seed No.1 Indian Mahesh Mangaonkar and No.2 Yip Tsz Fung both did not have much pressure facing the local junior player Chan Wui Ki and Yuen Tsun Hei that they won over at a straight game respectively. Mahesh Mangaonkar will play against another Hong Kong player Leung Chi Hin Henry whereas Yip Tsz Fung will encounter his teammate Ma Tsz Hei.

For the womenˇ¦s event, second seed Vanessa Chu defeated Cheng Nga Ching at 11-4,11-9 and 11-6, she will face the Egyptian Amina Yousry at the quarter finals. At the same time, the womenˇ¦s seed No.1 Latasha Khan from United State will debut in the tournament tomorrow coming across the local promising player, Choi Uen Shan who took on the Macau player Liu Kwai Chi at an easy 3-0 today. ?

The Menˇ¦s and Womenˇ¦s quarter finals will be started at 4pm in Kowloon Cricket Club tomorrow. we cordially invite you to come and support the tournament at Kowloon Crcket Club.

Please click here for the draw schedule and results.

 

Contrex Squash Challenge Cup 2015 Qualifying Round Completion

(7 Jul) Contrex Squash Challenge Cup 2015 debuts today at Kowloon Cricket Club , the qualifying rounds is completed with the featuring of Hong Kong players the home supporters are delighted to see Chan Wui Ki Linclon, Lo Cheuk Hin Chris, Choi Uen Shan, Ho Tze Lok , Ho Ka Po and Cheng Nga Ching proceeding to the main draw.

The menˇ¦s and womenˇ¦s main event will be started at 4pm tomorrow. For the menˇ¦s event, the first seed Mahesh Mangaokar from India will be meeting the local young player Linclon Chan, whereas Vanessa Chu, the second seed in the womenˇ¦s event will play against her compatriot Cheng Nga Ching.

Free Admission. We cordially invite you to come and support the tournament at Kowloon Crcket Club.

Please click here for the draw schedule and results.