2008 Women's World Team Squash Championships

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Women's World Team 2008
16th WSF World Women's Team Championship
Logo Women's World Squash Team 2008.jpg
Location Egypt Cairo, Egypt
Date(s) November 30 - December 6, 2008
Teams 19 (from all the 5 confederations)
Website
www.squashsite.co.uk/wwteams08.htm
Results
Gold medal world centered-2.svg Champions Egypt Egypt
Silver medal world centered-2.svg Runners-up England England
Bronze medal world centered-2.svg Third place Malaysia Malaysia
← 2006 Canada New Zealand 2010 →

The 2008 Women's World Team Squash Championships is the women's edition of the 2008 World Team Squash Championships organized by the World Squash Federation, which serves as the world team championship for squash players. The event were held in Cairo, Egypt and took place from November 30 to December 6, 2008. The Egypt team won his first World Team Championships beating the English team in the final.

Participating teams[edit]

A total of 19 teams competed from all the five confederations: Africa, America, Asia, Europe and Oceania. For China, it was their first participation at a world team championship.

Africa
(SFA)
America
(FPS)
Asia
(ASF)
Europe
(ESF)
Oceania
(OSF)
Map
 Egypt (Host Country)
 South Africa
 Canada
 United States
 China
 Hong Kong
 Japan
 Malaysia
 Austria
 England (Title Holder)
 France
 Germany
 Ireland
 Italy
 Netherlands
 Spain
  Switzerland
 Australia
 New Zealand
Map of the participating nations

Seeds[edit]

  1. England England (Final)
  2. Egypt Egypt (Champion)
  3. New Zealand New Zealand (Semifinals)
  4. Malaysia Malaysia (Semifinals)
  5. Netherlands Netherlands (Quarterfinals)
  6. Republic of Ireland Ireland (Quarterfinals)
  7. Australia Australia (Quarterfinals)
  8. France France (First Round)

Squads[edit]

[1]

Group stage results[edit]

Finals[edit]

Draw[edit]

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                                       
  1  England England 3 3 2  
6  Republic of Ireland Ireland 0 1 0  
  1  England England 3 3 2  
  3  New Zealand New Zealand 1 0 0  
3  New Zealand New Zealand 3 3 2
  9  Hong Kong Hong Kong 0 1 0  
    1  England England 0 3 2
  2  Egypt Egypt 3 2 3
  7  Australia Australia 2 1 2  
4  Malaysia Malaysia 3 3 0  
4  Malaysia Malaysia 1 3 1
  2  Egypt Egypt 3 0 3  
5  Netherlands Netherlands 0 1 0
  2  Egypt Egypt 3 3 2  
Third place match
3 New Zealand New Zealand 1 3 0
4 Malaysia Malaysia 3 1 3

Results[edit]

Quarter Finals[edit]

Semi Finals[edit]

Final[edit]


England
1
FINAL
Cairo, Egypt
6 December 2008
Glass Court

Egypt
2
1 2 3 4 5
1 England
Egypt
N°1 Jenny Duncalf
N°1 Omneya Abdel Kawy
1
11
6
11
9
11
     
2 England
Egypt
N°3 Laura Lengthorn-Massaro
N°3 Raneem El Weleily
11
8
5
11
15
13
10
11
11
4
 
3 England
Egypt
N°2 Alison Waters
N°2 Engy Kheirallah
11
4
9
11
11
9
0
11
10
12
 

[2]

 2008 WSF World Team Championship 

Egypt
1st title
Team
Omneya Abdel Kawy - Engy Kheirallah - Raneem El Weleily - Heba El Torky

Post-tournament team ranking[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Preceded by
Canada (Edmonton)
2006
Squash World Team
Egypt (Cairo)

2008
Succeeded by
New Zealand (Palmerston North) 2010