1996 Men's British Open Squash Championship

The 1996 Leekes British Open Championships was held at the Cardiff International Arena from 1–7 April 1996.
Jansher Khan won his fifth consecutive title defeating Rodney Eyles in the final.
The PSA decided there would only be eight seeds during this event.[1]

British Open Squash Championships
58th British Open Championships
Details
LocationCardiff, Wales
VenueCardiff International Arena
← 1995
1997 →

SeedsEdit

Draw and resultsEdit

[2]

Main drawEdit

First Round Second Round Quarter Finals Semi Finals
1   Jansher Khan 16 15 15 15
  Derek Ryan 17 13 13 11 1   Jansher K 15 15 15
  Zarak Jahan Khan 7 15 15 15   Z J Khan 7 10 11
  David Evans 15 7 10 13 1   Jansher K 15 15 15
  Paul Gregory 13 15 15 15   Gregory 13 13 4
  Mark Cairns 15 6 13 8   Gregory 15 15 15
  Alex Gough 15 10 10 15 15   Gough 8 11 10
5   Del Harris 2 15 15 5 10 1   Jansher K 12 15 15 15
  Julien Bonetat 15 15 15   Bonetat 15 9 9 6
  Rodney Durbach 8 6 7   Bonetat 15 15 12 15
6   Chris Walker 15 15 14 15 6   Walker 13 9 15 8
  Gary Waite 10 3 15 10   Bonetat 14 15 15 15
  Paul Johnson 15 15 3 9 15   Johnson 15 9 11 9
4   Peter Nicol 13 12 15 15 13   Johnson 15 15 15 15 Final
  Tony Hands 15 15 15   Hands 17 1 12 13
  Ahmed Barada 11 13 9 1   Jansher K 15 15 15
2   Rodney Eyles 11 15 15 13 15 2   Eyles 13 8 10
  Craig Rowland 15 11 14 15 5 2   Eyles 15 15 15
  Graham Ryding 15 15 15   Ryding 9 10 8
  Angus Kirkland 7 6 13 2   Eyles 15 15 15
7   Anthony Hill 2 15 15 3 15 7   Hill 10 9 7
  Jonathon Power 15 8 9 15 9 7   Hill 17 15 17
  Jason Nicolle 15 15 15   Nicolle 16 10 15
  Danny Meddings 8 6 7 2   Eyles 13 15 15 15
3   Brett Martin 15 15 15 15 3   B Martin 15 12 3 9
  John Ransome 12 10 17 9 3   B Martin 17 15 15
  Stephen Meads 5 15 15 15   Meads 16 9 12
  Billy Haddrell 15 9 13 13 3   B Martin 15 13 15 15
8   Mark Chaloner 15 15 12 12 15 8   Chaloner 6 15 8 9
  Dan Jenson 6 12 15 15 10 8   Chaloner 15 15 15
  Nick Taylor 17 7 w/o   Taylor 11 10 10
  Amir Wagih 14 5 ret
Preceded by
1995
British Open Squash Championships
Wales (Cardiff)

1996
Succeeded by
1997

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Times Archives 1996 Open Championship". Oxfordshire Libraries.
  2. ^ "Squash Rackets". The Times Archives.