WELCOME TO THE FUTURE
young Pharaohs Mostafa Asal and Hania El Hammamy are our cover stars in
the final Squash Player magazine issue of 2020. Asal defends his
extravagant and controversial style which has got the squash world
talking, while El Hammamy tells us her seemingly inevitable rise to
world No.1 will happen “all in good time”.
We launch our new Shop section in association with pdhsports.com and
reveal the winners in our Rolex by Michael Spiers Annual Awards, which
this year feature a special ‘Services to Squash’ prize and the personal
highlights of our expert panellists.
Elsewhere in the issue, we speak to world champion turned ‘super coach’
Rodney Martin, our ‘State of the Game’ investigation continues and in
our Workshop section, world No.1 Ali Farag tells us all about his game,
including his use of the Koran for inspiration.
French champion Camille Serme once again gives us her thoughts in her
personal column alongside international contributors James Zug, Alex Wan
and 'In Squash' podcast host Gerry Gibson.
Renowned former Egyptian national coach Hesham El Attar joins our stable
of coaching experts including Jesse Engelbrecht, Ronny Vlassaks and
Phillip Marlowe, and we also hear from Omar Abdel Aziz, coach to Nouran
Gohar and Karim Abdel Gawad.
Head and Dunlop make big announcements in our Gear section, in which we
also review the latest shoes and bring you our guide to buying new
footwear. We road-test the Racketware ‘micro coach’ and take a dip
inside Nele Gilis’ bag. All this, and Amanda Sobhy brings us the latest
gossip in ‘From the Gallery’.
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