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Birthday Honors for Squash Patron HRH Prince Tunku Imran
Wednesday, 25 March 2009

HRH Prince Tunku Imran had extra cause for celebration on his 61st birthday on Saturday 21st March, when he was presented with an International Honorary Doctorate, awarded by The United States Sport Academy in Alabama.

The award was made to His Royal Highness for demonstrating outstanding leadership and achievement in sports and sports related professions. With his vast credentials in the sporting world, it is easy to see why.

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Peter Nicol Outlines Dreams for Squash 2016
Friday, 20 March 2009
Squash 2016, the sports bid for inclusion in the Olympic Games, used the high profile ATCO Super Series Final, London, as a platform to outline the key elements of their campaign this week, with former world No.1, Peter Nicol, making a presentation at a Squash 2016 press conference.

Nicol not only expressed the key messages of the bid, but also gave a more personal insight into his feelings surrounding squash being included as an Olympic sport, “If I'd been given the opportunity, I would have been there. My four Commonwealth Games gold medals were my best achievements as a squash player. So I can only imagine what it would be like to be an Olympian, it would be the highest honour in the squash world.” He said.

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Squashing all over the world on 2016 day
Monday, 02 March 2009

World of squash unites to support Olympic bid

The world of squash is uniting to support the sport’s bid for inclusion in the 2016 Olympic programme with a massive worldwide festival on May 23rd.

The popular World Squash Day is being re-branded as Squash 2016 Day as National Federations all over the globe organise a massive programme of events.

Every squash club on the planet is being urged to throw open its doors to promote the sport and help the Olympic bid.

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Squash Eyes 2016 Olympic Dream
Tuesday, 17 February 2009

Squash yesterday moved a step closer to its goal of becoming one of the sports included in the Summer Olympic Games ......

The sport of Squash yesterday moved a step closer to its goal of becoming one of the sports included in the Summer Olympic Games, as the World Squash Federation (WSF) submitted its response to the 80–question Olympic Programme Review questionnaire.

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