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AJ Bell England Squash Challenge 2020



AJ Bell England Squash Challenge 2020
Men's Draw
24 - 26 Nov
Manchester, England

[1] George Parker (ENG) bt [2] Patrick Rooney (ENG) 8-11, 11-8, 11-13, 11-7, 11-7 (79m)

Third place play-off:
[3] Richie Fallows (ENG) bt Charlie Lee (ENG) 12-10, 11-4, 12-14, 11-8 (56m)

Fifth place play-off:
[4] Ben Coleman (ENG) bt Sam Todd (ENG) 11-9, 11-2, 9-11, 11-2 (42m)

Seventh place play-off:
Joshua Masters (ENG) bt Connor Sheen (ENG) 11-9, 11-5, 11-7 (17m)

3rd pool round:
Pool 1
[1] George Parker (ENG) bt [3] Richie Fallows (ENG) 11-4, 11-7, 12-10 (46m)
Sam Todd (ENG) bt Joshua Masters (ENG) 11-6, 11-8, 11-3 (21m)
Pool 2
[2] Patrick Rooney (ENG) bt Connor Sheen (ENG) 11-6, 11-8, 8-11, 11-1 (38m)
Charlie Lee (ENG) bt [4] Ben Coleman (ENG) 11-8, 11-3, 11-8 (37m)

2nd pool round:
Pool 1
[1] George Parker (ENG) bt Joshua Masters (ENG) 11-2, 8-11, 11-3, 11-3 (39m)
[3] Richie Fallows (ENG) bt Sam Todd (ENG) 11-6, 11-4, 11-7 (31m)
Pool 2
[2] Patrick Rooney (ENG) bt [4] Ben Coleman (ENG) 12-10, 11-5, 11-4 (39m)
Charlie Lee (ENG) bt Connor Sheen (ENG) 11-6, 11-5, 11-5 (27m)

1st pool round:
Pool 1
[1] George Parker (ENG) bt Sam Todd (ENG) 11-5, 9-11, 11-3, 11-2 (39m)
[3] Richie Fallows (ENG) bt Joshua Masters (ENG) 11-5, 11-8, 9-11, 11-6 (47m)
Pool 2
[2] Patrick Rooney (ENG) bt Charlie Lee (ENG) 11-8, 11-8, 11-4 (31m)
[4] Ben Coleman (ENG) bt Connor Sheen (ENG) 9-11, 4-11, 11-9, 11-6, 11-5 (61m))

AJ Bell England Squash Challenge 2020
Women's Draw
24 - 26 Nov
Manchester, Englandk

Georgina Kennedy (ENG) bt [1] Millie Tomlinson (ENG) 4-11, 11-9, 8-11, 11-9, 11-3 (69m)

Third place play-off:
[4] Jasmine Hutton (ENG) bt [2] Julianne Courtice (ENG) 5-11, 11-6, 11-8, 11-6 (40m)

Fifth place play-off:
[3] Lucy Turmel (ENG) bt Alice Green (ENG) 11-2, 11-8, 11-3 (23m)

Seventh place play-off:
Lily Taylor (ENG) bt Anna Kimberley (ENG) 11-7, 11-6, 12-10 (24m)

3rd pool round:
Pool 1
[1] Millie Tomlinson (ENG) bt [4] Jasmine Hutton (ENG) 11-2, 11-6, 7-11, 6-11, 11-9 (54m)
Alice Green (ENG) bt Anna Kimberley (ENG) 9-11, 11-4, 11-5, 5-11, 13-11 (48m)
Pool 2
[2] Julianne Courtice (ENG) bt [3] Lucy Turmel (ENG) 4-11, 11-6, 11-5, 5-11, 11-9 (54m)
Georgina Kennedy (ENG) bt Lily Taylor (ENG) 11-4, 11-2, 11-1 (23m)

2nd pool round:
Pool 1
[1] Millie Tomlinson (ENG) bt Anna Kimberley (ENG) 11-7, 11-5, 11-4 (29m)
[4] Jasmine Hutton (ENG) bt Alice Green (ENG) 9-11, 11-4, 11-9, 11-2 (32m)
Pool 2
[2] Julianne Courtice (ENG) bt Lily Taylor (ENG) 14-12, 12-10, 11-6 (33m)
Georgina Kennedy (ENG) bt [3] Lucy Turmel (ENG) 11-5, 11-9, 11-6 (37m)

1st pool round:
Pool 1
[1] Millie Tomlinson (ENG) bt Alice Green (ENG) 11-8, 11-9, 11-7 (32m)
[4] Jasmine Hutton (ENG) bt Anna Kimberley (ENG) 11-5, 11-6, 11-5 (24m)
Pool 2
Georgina Kennedy (ENG) bt [2] Julianne Courtice (ENG) 11-1, 11-6, 11-5 (19m)
[3] Lucy Turmel (ENG) bt Lily Taylor (ENG) 11-7, 11-9, 11-6 (27m)


AJ Bell England Squash Challenge confirmed for Manchester from 24th to 26th November

England Squash is delighted to announce that Manchesterís National Squash Centre will host an AJ Bell England Squash Challenge between Tuesday 24th to Thursday 26th November with all the action streamed live on SQUASHTV and Facebook.

The AJ Bell England Squash Challenge will feature a menís and womenís tournament containing eight players each. The format will consist of two days of pool stage action before the 1-8 playoffs commence on November 26.

Englandís World No.40 Nathan Lake headlines the menís draw, while World No.27 Millie Tomlinson is the highest-ranked player in the womenís event. To feature in the tournament, a player must have had less than five caps at senior World and European Team Championships.

The top six ranked players that fit the above criteria will feature in both draws. That means Lake is joined in the menís tournament by George Parker, Richie Fallows, Patrick Rooney, Ben Coleman and Joshua Masters. Two National Coach picks are also included, and these are British Junior U17 Champion Sam Todd and 22-year-old Charlie Lee.

Julianne Courtice, Lucy Turmel, Jasmine Hutton, Anna Kimberley and Lily Taylor join Tomlinson in the womenís event. The National Coach picks are 23-year-old Georgina Kennedy and European Junior U19 champion Alice Green.

Pool stage action will begin on Tuesday November 24 at 14:30 (GMT). Four matches will be played on the showpiece glass court, while four matches will take place on the Ďtraditionalí side courts.

The pools continue on Wednesday November 25. Play begins at 10:30, with the final match of the day scheduled for 18:15. Eight matches will take place on the glass court alongside eight matches on the side courts.

The 1-8 playoffs will take place on Thursday November 26, including the finals. Play gets under way at 10:30, with the two finals - featuring the top players from each pool - held at 12:00 and 12:45.

All glass court matches will be shown live free to SQUASHTV digital subscribers as well as on the official Facebook pages of the PSA World Tour and England Squash, as well as englandsquash.tv. The side courts will also be broadcast on those channels, as well as the PSA SQUASHTV YouTube channel.

"Weíre delighted to have this opportunity to put on an event that will create additional playing opportunities for our players who currently sit outside the national teams," England Squash National Senior Coach David Campion.

"The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in the cancellation of numerous squash tournaments both in England and around the globe. We felt it was important to ensure that our athletes lower down the rankings had the chance to return to competitive action and we are thankful for the support of AJ Bell in helping us stage this event with the PSA.

"Weíre pleased to collaborate with the Professional Squash Association to broadcast the AJ Bell England Squash Challenge around the world and I look forward to watching all of our players in action later this month."

This latest initiative sees AJ Bell extend its relationship with England Squash and increase its presence in the sport having previously sponsored the 2013 and 2017 AJ Bell PSA World Championships, the 2017 AJ Bell European Championships as well as the last two editions of the AJ Bell British National Championships.

PSA Chief Operating Officer, Lee Beachill, said: "Weíve worked closely with England Squash on a number of previous occasions and have provided live coverage from tournaments such as the British Nationals and the British Junior Open previously in collaboration with them.

"We look forward to extending that to the England Squash Challenge as we showcase their players on our SQUASHTV OTT platform as well as our social media channels."

England Squash Challenge - Menís Entry List
Nathan Lake
George Parker
Richie Fallows
Patrick Rooney
Ben Coleman
Joshua Masters
Sam Todd
Charlie Lee

England Squash Challenge - Womenís Entry List
Millie Tomlinson
Julianne Courtice
Lucy Turmel
Jasmine Hutton
Anna Kimberley
Lily Taylor
Georgina Kennedy
Alice Green