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World squash number one James Willstrop learns lessons from his diary

Metro - By Richard Hookham - 20th March, 2012

World squash number one James Willstrop confronts some painful truths in his warts-and-all diary – and reveals how he wishes squash was an Olympic sport…..read more

Squash world No1 James Willstrop bares his soul in Shot and a Ghost

Squash has slipped down the sporting pecking order yet it is still a scintillating spectacle when the elite players are on their game…read more

Willstrop’s book is rewarding read

PONTEFRACT’S squash hero James Willstrop has branched out into the literary world with the publication of an insightful story of what it’s like to be a top sportsman (writes Tony Harber)….read more

There’s no love lost as Matthew and Willstrop racket up their rivalry

Rivalries are the spice of sporting life. In boxing you can go back to Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier (and the ever-warring post-war promoters Jack Solomons and Harry Levene) via golf’s Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer, tennis’ Bjorn Borg and John McEnroe, plus Chris Evert and Martina Navratilova, snooker’s Steve Davis and Dennis Taylor, decathlon’s Daley Thompson and Jürgen Hingsen, triathlon’s battling Brownlees, Alistair and Jonathan, not forgetting surely the track’s most iconic double act of all, Sebastian Coe and Steve Ovett…..read more

Ein Vorbild für den besten Schweizer

Swiss Press read more …..Tages Anzeiger 10.3.12

A Shot and a Ghost – a year in the brutal world of professional squash by James Willstrop: review

World Squash No1 James Willstrop has written a very personal account of life at the top in professional sport….