Surrey Squash and Racketball

Surrey League – Winter 2016/17 Update

First team – Division 4R   After five matches, the league table demonstrates the significant disruption that we have suffered within the first team this season given a number of injuries, illnesses and work commitments. After a slow start against the stronger teams in the division, we are now starting to gather ... More

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Surrey League – Purley 5 vs Spencer 2 – Match report

Last night, our second team continued their charge against a strong Purley team who boast a lot of experience within their team. With Mike P having flown off on holiday and missing the final match, a slightly depleted Spencer army proudly sported some keen squad players in the form of: 1. Youngster Charlie (on fire in ... More

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Surrey League – Sandown Park 2 vs Spencer 2 – Match report

Many of you will remember squash matches at Sandown Park: · The first part of the evening is typically spent queuing up on the A3 for the long journey; · The second part involves driving round Esher several times wondering where on earth the squash club is; · Phase three involves starring silently down the ... More

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Spencer 1st vs Reigate 2nd

Back on Track! After last week’s mauling at the hands of Bourne the first team could have spent a week licking their wounds, talking about “challenging” court conditions, dodgy marking, lucky nicks and generally feeling pretty sorry for themselves. Instead a week spent doing nothing in the sun of our brief 3 day ... More

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Surrey League – Spencer 2 vs David Lloyd Hampton 2 – Match report

Last week, the mighty Spencer Squash Club second team played against the runaway league leaders David Lloyd Hampton 2. As per the previous stuffing against them, we fielded a strong team but the odds looked stacked against us…! Things started as expected, with Captain Dan playing at first string against Adam who ... More

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Surrey League – Bourne 1 vs Spencer 1 – Match Report

Ouch. Our team has become pretty used to being on the winning side of fixtures, having claimed every scalp on offer up until this point. But last night didn’t go our way as we came up against a mighty strong Bourne team. On the lengthy trip home was had time to reflect on our defeat - and for Alex to figure out how ... More

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Surrey League – Christophers 5 vs Spencer 2 – Match Report

Christophers 5 have been used to many a good battle against Spencer Club over the years but this has normally been against our first team, a real tribute to how well our club has advanced during the past 12 months. These days they battle against our second team in division 5. It was always going to be a tough match for us ... More

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Surrey League – Spencer 1 v Wimbledon 3 – Match Report

I was first up on court playing someone who looked like they might ask some questions of my racket skills. Indeed in the first game, while I was fiddling with my sticky range dials, he played some incisive and ballsy squash to just pip me to the post. Yet while he proudly took a breather at said post titled "FIRST GAME", I ... More

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Surrey League – Spencer 1 vs Surbiton 3 – Match Report

Wanted - Home for house trained South Africans I'll keep this one short and sweet.  Perhaps we should have realised from the biblical weather on Thursday that Friday was going to be a pretty shitty day.  And so it was.  The real untold ramifications of Brexit is that the South African half of the first team squad are ... More

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Surrey League – Grafton 1 vs Spencer 2 – Match report

They say that it is important to head into every match with a clear game plan and that was definitely the case as Spencer 2 lined up against second-placed Grafton 1 last night. Mike P summarised the plan very nicely as follows: “Make sure that we start at 7.30pm, win all our matches 3-0 and then we can finish early so ... More