Cassie Jackman

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Cassie Jackman
Country England
ResidenceNorwich, England
Born (1972-12-22) 22 December 1972 (age 48)
Turned Pro1990
Retired2004
PlaysRight Handed
Racquet usedPrince
Women's singles
Highest rankingNo. 1 (January 2000)
Last updated: 3 March 2010.

Cassie Jackman (born 22 December 1972 and competing in some years as Cassie Campion) is a former English squash player who won the World Open in 1999. She was England's leading player throughout much of the 1990s and early 21st century. She retired due to a recurring back injury in December 2004.

Career[edit]

Born in North Walsham, Norfolk, she won five British under-23 titles, and five senior British national titles.[1]

She represented England at four World Team Championships in 1992 in Vancouver, 1994 in Saint Peter Port, Guernsey, 1996 in Malaysia and 2004 in Amsterdam.[citation needed]

She lost the 1996 World Open final to Sarah Fitz-Gerald 9–4, 9–2, 4–9, 9–6 who would go on to win another four World Opens. At the 1998 Commonwealth Games she won a gold medal in the doubles with Sue Wright, and a bronze in the singles.

In 1999 she won the World Open title.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Biography". Player Profile: Cassie Jackman. WISPA. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 5 April 2013.[dead link]
  2. ^ "Cassie Jackman retires". BBC. 23 December 2004. Retrieved 11 August 2020.

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