World Women's Squash Championship 1993

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The 9th Women Squash World Cup ( English 1993 Women's World Open Squash Championship ) was held from 21 to 25 September 1993, Johannesburg , South Africa instead. It was the first world championship on the African continent and the first to interrupt the previous two-year schedule. From this year on, the World Cup took place annually. The total prize pool was $ 45,000.

The defending champion was Susan Devoy , but she had ended her career. Vice World Champion Michelle Martin made it into the final, which she also clearly won against her compatriot Liz Irving with 9: 2, 9: 2 and 9.1. It was Irving's first finals while Martin won her first world title.

The German Sabine Schöne achieved the best result of her career in this tournament when she reached the semi-finals. In the quarter-finals she defeated Cassie Jackman after 2-0 deficit with 3-2, before she lost in the semifinals Liz Irving with 1-3.

Quarter-finals, semi-finals, finals

  Quarter finals Semifinals final
   AustraliaAustralia Michelle Martin 9 9 9            
 AustraliaAustralia Sarah Fitz-Gerald 7th 4th 3  
 AustraliaAustralia Michelle Martin 9 9 9
   EnglandEngland Martine Le Moignan 4th 0 6th  
 EnglandEngland Suzanne Horner 8th 9 7th 8th
   EnglandEngland Martine Le Moignan 9 5 9 10  
   AustraliaAustralia Michelle Martin 9 9 9
   AustraliaAustralia Liz Irving 2 2 1
   GermanyGermany Sabine Schöne 8th 1 9 10 9  
 EnglandEngland Cassie Jackman 10 9 1 8th 6th  
 GermanyGermany Sabine Schöne 5 10 4th 7th
   AustraliaAustralia Liz Irving 9 8th 9 9  
 EnglandEngland Sue Wright 4th 1 6th
   AustraliaAustralia Liz Irving 9 9 9  

The available sources only indicate the results from the quarter-finals.

Web links

  • Results on (English)