Australian Open (squash)

The Australian Squash Open is an annual squash tournament that has taken place at the Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre in Victoria since 2015.[1] The tournament is a Squash Australia event since 1980 and is being held in Victoria in August 2016.[2] The event is on the Professional Squash Association (PSA) international circuit.

Australian Open
Details
Event nameAustralian Open
LocationAustralia Melbourne, Australia
VenueMelbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre
Website
www.australiansquashopen.com
Men's PSA World Tour
CategoryChallenger Tour 10
Prize money$12,000
Most recent champion(s)France Victor Crouin
Women's PSA World Tour
CategoryChallenger Tour 10
Prize money$12,000
Most recent champion(s)Malaysia Sivasangari Subramaniam

Men'sEdit

Year Champion Runner-up Score in final
2020 Cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic in Australia
2019   Victor Crouin   Mohammad Syafiq Kamal 11-8, 11-5, 11-4
2018   Rex Hedrick   Dimitri Steinmann 11-4, 12-10, 11-5
2017   Eain Yow Ng   Joshua Larkin 13-11, 11-6, 11-9
2016   Abdulla Mohd Al Tamimi   Campbell Grayson 6-11, 11-9, 11-7, 11-5
2015   Paul Coll   Cameron Pilley 11-7, 5-11, 11-6, 11-5
2014 No competition
2013
2012   Ramy Ashour   Omar Mosaad 11-9, 11-9, 11-6
2011   Ramy Ashour   Nick Matthew 14-12, 11-6, 10-12, 11-8, 11-4
2010   Nick Matthew   Ramy Ashour 14-16, 11-7, 12-10, 11-4
2009   Stewart Boswell   Cameron Pilley 11-8, 7-11, 11-8, 10-12, 11-9
2008   David Palmer   Kashif Shuja 11-7, 14-12, 11-8
2007   Stewart Boswell   Cameron Pilley 11-4, 11-6, 6-11, 7-11, 11-6
2006   Stewart Boswell   David Palmer 7-11, 11-8, 4-11, 12-10, 11-2
2005   Anthony Ricketts   David Palmer 11-9, 11-8, 11-9
2004   Dan Jenson   Cameron Pilley 4-15, 15-5, 15-8, 15-5
2003   Dan Jenson   Paul Price 12-15, 15-12, 15-11, 15-2
2002   Stewart Boswell   Anthony Ricketts 13-15, 9-15, 15-9, 15-2, 15-11
2001   Tommy Berden   Anthony Ricketts 15-12, 17-16, 11-15, 12-15, 15-13[3]
2000   Anthony Ricketts   Paul Price 15-6, 12-15, 15-2, 11-15, 15-13
1999 No competition
1998   Jonathon Power   Anthony Hill 15-10, 15-8, 15-8
1997   Rodney Eyles   Brett Martin 15-9, 11-15, 17-15, 15-17, 17-15
1996   Brett Martin
1995 No competition
1994   Brett Martin
1993   Rodney Martin   Chris Dittmar 15-13, 14-17, 15-8, 15-7
1992   Rodney Martin   Jansher Khan 15-12, 15-12, 15-8
1991   Chris Dittmar   Jahangir Khan 15-10, 14-17, 15-10, 15-8
1990   Rodney Martin   Chris Dittmar 15-11, 13-15, 15-9, 15-10
1989   Chris Dittmar
1988   Chris Dittmar
1987   Chris Robertson
1986   Rodney Martin
1985   Rodney Martin
1984   Tristan Nancarrow
1983   Ross Thorne
1982   Jahangir Khan
1981   Geoff Hunt
1980   Geoff Hunt

Women'sEdit

Year Champion Runner-up Score in final
2020 Cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic in Australia
2019   Sivasangari Subramaniam   Satomi Watanabe 5-11, 11-9, 11-9, 11-9
2018   Low Wee Wern   Hana Ramadan 11-6, 11-9, 10-12, 11-6
2017   Rachael Grinham   Sivasangari Subramaniam 11-5, 11-9, 11-7
2016   Dipika Pallikal   Mayar Hany 10-12,11-5,11-6,11-4
2015   Joelle King   Annie Au 11-5, 11-6, 11-9
2014 No competition
2013
2012   Nicol David   Laura Massaro 17-15, 11-2, 11-6
2011   Nicol David   Jenny Duncalf 11-8, 11-4, 11-6
2010   Madeline Perry   Alison Waters 11-5, 12-10, 6-11, 4-11, 13-11
2009   Joelle King   Annie Au 11-6, 11-13, 14-12, 11-7
2008   Annie Au   Kasey Brown 6-11, 7-11, 11-6, 11-6, 12-10
2007   Shelley Kitchen   Kasey Brown 9-4, 9-7, 9-4
2006   Kasey Brown   Dianne Desira 9-2, 9-1, 9-3
2005   Rachael Grinham   Amelia Pittock 9-3, 9-7, 9-1
2004   Natalie Grinham   Amelia Pittock 9-0, 9-0, 9-4
2003   Sarah Fitz-Gerald   Natalie Grinham 9-0, 9-2, 9-2
2002   Sarah Fitz-Gerald   Laura Keating 9-0, 9-2, 9-0
2001   Sarah Fitz-Gerald   Natalie Grinham 9-0, 9-1, 9-2
2000   Leilani Joyce   Carol Owens 9-7, 9-5, 9-3
1999   Michelle Martin   Leilani Rorani 9-7, 9-0, 9-3
1998   Michelle Martin   Sarah Fitz-Gerald 9-4, 2-9, 9-6, 9-5
1997   Sarah Fitz-Gerald   Michelle Martin 5-9, 9-4, 9-4, 9-0
1996   Michelle Martin   Sarah Fitz-Gerald 4-9, 9-5, 9-4, 9-1
1995   Michelle Martin   Sarah Fitz-Gerald 9-3, 9-4, 5-9, 9-5
1994   Michelle Martin   Liz Irving 15-13, 15-6, 10-15, 15-9
1993   Michelle Martin   Liz Irving 15-13, 15-8, 15-5
1992   Susan Devoy   Cassie Jackman 15-10, 15-9, 11-15, 15-11
1991   Michelle Martin   Liz Irving 16-17, 15-12, 15-11, 15-12
1990   Susan Devoy   Michelle Martin
1989   Vicki Cardwell
1988   Vicki Cardwell   Michelle Martin
1987   Lisa Opie
1986   Lisa Opie
1985   Jan Miller
1984   Vicki Cardwell
1983   Vicki Cardwell   Rhonda Thorne 9-1, 9-3, 9-4
1982   Vicki Cardwell
1981   Rhonda Thorne   Vicki Cardwell 8-10, 9-4, 9-5, 7-9, 9-7
1980   Vicki Hoffmann
1979   Vicki Hoffmann

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Australian Squash Open". Australiansquashopen.com. Retrieved 6 May 2015.
  2. ^ "Australian Open 2016". Australiansquashopen.com. Retrieved 6 May 2016.
  3. ^ "Australian Open 2001". www.squashplayer.co.uk. Retrieved 11 November 2019.

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