squash racquets

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Noun1.squash racquets - a game played in an enclosed court by two or four players who strike the ball with long-handled racketssquash racquets - a game played in an enclosed court by two or four players who strike the ball with long-handled rackets
court game - an athletic game played on a court
undercut, cut - (sports) a stroke that puts reverse spin on the ball; "cuts do not bother a good tennis player"
drive - (sports) a hard straight return (as in tennis or squash)
forehand, forehand shot, forehand stroke - (sports) a return made with the palm of the hand facing the direction of the stroke (as in tennis or badminton or squash)
forehand drive - (sports) hard straight return made on the forehand side (as in tennis or badminton or squash)
serve, service - (sports) a stroke that puts the ball in play; "his powerful serves won the game"
fault - (sports) a serve that is illegal (e.g., that lands outside the prescribed area); "he served too many double faults"
rally, exchange - (sports) an unbroken sequence of several successive strokes; "after a short rally Connors won the point"
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The 20-year-old claimed her first overseas crown in the San Francisco International in the USA and rises to a career-high No 6 in the new Squash Racquets Association list.
Her mission in life, apart from winning tournaments and gaining ranking points - the six-month lay-off has seen her drop out of the Squash Racquets Association list - is to improve the lot of the travelling squash player.
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In 2014, after the Squash Racquets Association of Malaysia backed out of organising the World Women Squash Championship, Wadi Degla Clubs took on this responsibility, and organised and hosted this important championship.
The Ugandan team bought badminton and squash racquets, mouth guards and rugby boots then returned for weightlifting and table tennis equipment.