2003 Men's World Team Squash Championships

The 2003 Men's World Team Squash Championships is the men's edition of the 2003 World Team Squash Championships organized by the World Squash Federation, which serves as the world team championship for squash players. The event were held in Vienna, Austria and took place from October 19-25, 2003.[1][2]

Men's World Team 2003
19th World Men's Team Championship
LocationAustria Vienna, Austria
Date(s)October 19–25, 2003
Teams30 (from all the 5 confederations)
Results
Gold medal world centered-2.svg ChampionsAustralia Australia
Silver medal world centered-2.svg Runners-upFrance France
Bronze medal world centered-2.svg Third placeEngland England
← 2001 Australia Pakistan 2005 →

Participating teamsEdit

A total of 30 teams competed from all the five confederations: Africa, America, Asia, Europe and Oceania. For Bermuda, Czech Republic, Hungary, Russia, Slovenia and South Korea it was their first participation at a world team championship.

Africa
(SFA)
America
(FPS)
Asia
(ASF)
Europe
(ESF)
Oceania
(OSF)
Map
  Egypt
  South Africa
  Bermuda
  Canada
  Mexico
  United States
  Hong Kong
  Japan
  Kuwait
  Malaysia
  Pakistan
  South Korea
  Austria (Host Country)
  Czech Republic
  England
  France
  Finland
  Germany
  Hungary
  Ireland
  Italy
  Netherlands
  Russia
  Scotland
  Slovenia
  Spain
  Sweden
   Switzerland
  Wales
  Australia (Title Holder)
  New Zealand

Group stage resultsEdit

Pos Team P W L Pts
1   Wales (David Evans, Alex Gough, Gavin Jones) 3 3 0 6
2   Ireland (Derek Ryan, John Rooney, Graeme Stewart, Niall Rooney) 3 2 1 4
3   Mexico (Eric Gálvez, Jorge Baltazar, Armando Zarazua, Mauricio Sanchez) 3 1 2 2
4   Kuwait (Abdullah Al-Muzayen, Bader Alhosaini, Ali Alramezi, Nasser Alramezi) 3 0 3 0

Pool HEdit

Team One Team Two Score
  Malaysia   Pakistan 2-1
  Pakistan   Italy 3-0
  Malaysia   Italy 3-0
Pos Team P W L Pts
1   Malaysia (Mohd Azlan Iskandar, Ong Beng Hee, Kelvin Ho, Timothy Arnold) 2 2 0 4
2   Pakistan (Mansoor Zaman, Farrukh Zaman, Majid Khan) 2 1 1 2
3   Italy (Andrea Capella, Francesco Busi, Andrea Torricini) 2 0 2 0

FinalsEdit

DrawEdit

Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
  Egypt 3
  South Africa 0   Egypt 3
  Wales 3   Wales 0
  Germany 0   Egypt 0
  Australia 3   Australia 3
  Netherlands 0   Australia 3
  Hong Kong 2   Hong Kong 0
  Malaysia 1   Australia 3
  Scotland 3   France 0
  Switzerland 0   Scotland 1
  France 3   France 2
  Ireland 0   France 2
  Canada   England 1
  Sweden   Canada 1
  England 3   England 2
  Pakistan 0

Third Place play offEdit

Team One Team Two Score
  England   Egypt 3-0

FinalEdit


 2003 WSF World Team Championship 
 
Australia
8th title
Team
David Palmer - Anthony Ricketts - Paul Price

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Ricketts hangs on to give Aussies World Title". squashplayer.co.uk.
  2. ^ "Men's World Team Championship 2003". Squash Info.
Preceded by
Australia (Melbourne)
2001
Squash World Team
Austria (Vienna)

2003
Succeeded by
Pakistan (Islamabad) 2005