Squash at the World Games

Squash has been part of the World Games since 1997 and has been held at every edition since except in 2001.

Squash at the World Games
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Squash
First event1997 Finland Lahti
Occur everyfour years
Last event2017 Poland Wrocław
Next event2022 United States Birmingham, Alabama
Best nation Malaysia
Squash

Medals tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Malaysia (MAS)3025
2  France (FRA)2226
3  Great Britain (GBR)2136
4  Germany (GER)1203
5  Australia (AUS)1102
6  Egypt (EGY)1023
7  Netherlands (NED)0202
8  Hong Kong (HKG)0101
  Ireland (IRL)0101
10  Canada (CAN)0011
  Colombia (COL)0011
  New Zealand (NZL)0011
Totals (12 nations)10101232

MedalistsEdit

MenEdit

Games Location Gold Silver Bronze
1997   Lahti   Ahmed Barada (EGY)   Derek Ryan (IRL)   Graham Ryding (CAN)
2001   Akita Not Held
2005   Duisburg   Peter Nicol (GBR)   Thierry Lincou (FRA)   Nick Matthew (GBR)
  James Willstrop (GBR)
2009[1]   Kaohsiung   Nick Matthew (GBR)   James Willstrop (GBR)   Mohd Azlan Iskandar (MAS)
2013   Cali   Grégory Gaultier (FRA)   Simon Rösner (GER)   Miguel Ángel Rodríguez (COL)
2017   Wrocław   Simon Rösner (GER)   Grégoire Marche (FRA)   Mathieu Castagnet (FRA)

WomenEdit

Games Location Gold Silver Bronze
1997   Lahti   Sarah Fitz-Gerald (AUS)   Sabine Schöne (GER)   Leilani Joyce (NZL)
2001   Akita Not Held
2005   Duisburg   Nicol David (MAS)   Rachael Grinham (AUS)   Omneya Abdel Kawy (EGY)
  Linda Elriani (GBR)
2009[2]   Kaohsiung   Nicol David (MAS)   Natalie Grinham (NED)   Omneya Abdel Kawy (EGY)
2013   Cali   Nicol David (MAS)   Natalie Grinham (NED)   Camille Serme (FRA)
2017   Wrocław   Camille Serme (FRA)   Joey Chan (HKG)   Nicol David (MAS)

Participating nationsEdit

A total of 33 nations competed in squash on all World Games :

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Squash Men Medalists". World Games 2009. Archived from the original on 26 September 2012. Retrieved 24 December 2010.
  2. ^ "Squash Women Medalists". World Games 2009. Archived from the original on 26 September 2012. Retrieved 24 December 2010.