US Open Squash at Drexel University: October 9-18



The U.S. Open is the most prestigious squash tournament in the United States, and one of the most significant in the world. It is a major international display of supreme talent in squash, showcasing the top players from around the world, and bringing fanatical visitors from across the globe to view elite competition.

The event forms part of the professional World Series tour for both the Professional Squash Association (PSA) and Women’s Squash Association (WSA). It is especially unique as it is one of only a few combined World Series stops for both the Men’s and Women’s tour.

Starting in 1954, the U.S. Open has a tradition of intense competition in a dynamic atmosphere. It has previously been held in iconic locations such as Michigan Avenue and Millennium Park in Chicago and Symphony Hall in Boston.

Since 2011, the U.S. Open has been held in Philadelphia, at the heart of the squash community, where Drexel University is transformed into a world-class showcase venue to host the prominent event.

Schedule for both #2 ranking English Men’s and Women’s Players, Nick Matthew and Laura Massaro:

  • First Round – Sunday, October 12th: 5:30pm (Massaro) and 6:30pm (Matthew)
  • Second Round (both advanced) – Tuesday, October 14th: 5:30pm (Massaro) and 6:30pm (Matthew)
  • Quarterfinals (both advanced) – Thursday, October 16th: 5:30pm (Matthew) and 7:30pm (Massaro)
  • Semifinals (pending wins) – Friday, October 17th: 5pm (Massaro – lost to Nour El Sherbini) and 8:30pm (Matthew – lost to Amr Shabana)

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