We’re asking squash fans to get involved in the voting for the annual PSA Awards – and voting for the 2019/20 PSA Young Male Player of the Year is now open.
Your votes will be combined with those made by the PSA Awards Committee – a group consisting of selected influential former players, members of the media, tournament promoters and PSA Board representatives.
The shortlists for the other categories will be released every day for the next week.
Public voting for all awards will close at 23:30 (GMT+1) on Sunday June 7, before the awards will be announced via a PSA Awards show on the PSA World Tour Facebook page on Monday June 15 at 19:00 (GMT+1).
Read below to see who the main contenders are, and cast your vote to help crown this year’s winners.
Male Young Player of the Year
Awarded to a junior male player aged 23 or under who best demonstrates great achievements and potential at a young age during the 2019/20 PSA Tour season.
China Open – Round 2
Oracle NetSuite Open – Round 2
U.S. Open – Round 2
Egyptian Open – Round 3
PSA World Championships – Round 2
Tournament of Champions – Quarter-Finals
Windy City Open – Round 1
- Reached career-high World No.18 ranking
Marietta Open – Semi-finals
NASH Cup – Semi-finals
Texas Open – Semi-finals
Saskatoon Boast Open – Runner-up
Bankers Hall Pro AM – Quarter-final
Oregon Open – Runner-up
Manitoba Open – Runner-up
- Reached career-high World No.57 ranking
QSF Open – Quarter-finals
Cleveland Skating Club Open – Runner-up
Egyptian Open – Round 3
PSA World Championships – Round 1
Canada Cup – Round 1
- Reached career-high World No.42 ranking
Men’s Open International Niort Venise – Quarter-finals
London Open – Runner-up
Pittsburgh Open – Round 1
EM Noll Classic – Round 1
- Reached career-best World No.56 ranking position
Moustafa El Sirty
Egyptian Tour Shams
Egyptian Tour Port Said
Australian Open – Runner-up
Shepparton International – Runner-up
North Coast Open – Round 2
QSF No.3 – Runner-up
Egyptian Open – Round 1
Capra Baerum Open – Semi-finals
Valencia Open – Semi-finals
CNS International (Challenger 20) – Quarter-finals
- Reached career-best World No.85 ranking position
Or did another player catch your eye this season that you think deserves the award?
Cast your vote now
The PSA Awards winners are determined by a multi-part voting process comprising of a public vote, cast by squash fans, and a vote cast by the PSA Awards Panel.
The PSA Awards Panel nominate players in a first / second / third format in each category, with each position counting as a certain number of points towards a players total overall score. The results of the public vote are then added to the votes cast by the Awards Panel to determiner the overall winners.