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For The Win : Nicol David in Partnership with Louis Vuitton x UNICEF

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Oct 232016
 

For The Win : Nicol David in Partnership with Louis Vuitton x UNICEF

Nicol David opens up about herself (beyond her smashing squash career!) and her partnership with Louis Vuitton and UNICEF’s #MakeAPromise campaign to make the world a better place for children in need. Read more

Throwback Thursday Video – Nicol David captures eighth World Championship title in Cairo

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Sep 162016
 

Throwback Thursday – Nicol David captures eighth World Championship title in Cairo

The line-up for the 2016 Wadi Degla PSA Men’s World Championship was announced earlier this week as the world’s top 112 players get set to descend on Cairo, Egypt next month to compete for the most prestigious and coveted title in the world of squash. Read more

24 Questions with Nicol David on her hometown Penang

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Sep 142016
 

24 Questions with Nicol David on her hometown Penang

Before she became one of Malaysia’s heroes representing the country on the world stage (while winning numerous medals at the same time), Dato’ Nicol Ann David was born and bred in Penang, enjoying the various fanfare the island has to offer—while training her way to becoming a professional squash player.

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Nouran Gohar ends Nicol David’s Hong Kong reign

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Aug 282016
 

Nouran Gohar ends Nicol David’s Hong Kong reign

The 18-year-old world junior champion Nouran Gohar followed up her quarter-final victory over 2015 runner-up and World No.2 Laura Massaro with a sumptuous performance to end World No.3 Nicol David’s unprecedented 10-year winning-streak at the Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Open and secure a place in the final. Read more

Massaro, David, Sobhy, El Tayeb Headline Most Lucrative Women’s NetSuite Open

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Aug 122016
 

Massaro, David, Sobhy, El Tayeb Headline Most Lucrative Women’s NetSuite Open

Eight-time World Champion Nicol David and 2013 World Champion Laura Massaro will be the star attractions at the 2016 NetSuite Open when the tournament, which has doubled prize money year-on-year, gets underway in front of San Francisco’s Oakland Bay bridge and Ferry Terminal on Tuesday September 27. Read more

Scribe Says IOC Owes Nicol David an Apology

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Aug 052016
 

Scribe Says IOC Owes Nicol David an Apology

Despite many setbacks, the 2016 Rio Olympics are finally here. The world will be watching many of the greatest athletes of our time — Serena Williams, for example, who rightfully asked that she be considered “one of the greatest athletes of all time,” regardless of gender, after she won the 38th major title of her career.

With no disrespect to Williams and her many impressive achievements, there is another female contender for “greatest athlete of all time,” one who has never had the chance to compete in an Olympic arena and who is certainly not a celebrity like Williams. She is the Malaysian squash player Nicol David, who was ranked number one in the world for 108 months straight — nine years. Read more

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