Final Thoughts on ToC 2013
Last niight Ramy Ashour put on an amazing display of brinksmanship. He’s an unusual king of the game, and that's a good thing.
Day 7: A Finals Night Q & A
After the brilliant and draining semis, a few key questions will determine who takes the ToC championship tonight.
Day 6: Ready for Blastoff
We had one awe-inducing match yesterday. Tonight, we could be headed for the stratosphere.
Day 5: High Anxiety
In the later rounds of the ToC, the decisive battles are the ones going on inside the players' heads.
Day 4: Ladies & Giants
Women will dominate the court in Grand Central today, playing eight first-round matches, but prime time belongs to the biggest players, literally, of the men’s game.
Day 3: Finals Tonight! (jk!)
We’re actually only in the second round, but a perfect storm of circumstances has created a match-up that will have the intensity and quality of a final.
Day 2: Notes & Predictions
The first round tends to be the tantalizing stage of the ToC, whetting our appetites for what’s to come, and this year is proving true to form.
Day 1 Evening Predictions
As I write this, I stand 0 for 2 on ToC predictions. These boys better make me look good tonight.
Day 1 Afternoon Predictions
The games officially begin today. Here are previews and predictions for the afternoon matches.
A ToC Cheat Sheet
By Matt Lombardi
To help ToC viewers who aren’t familiar with the pro squash tour, I’ve divided up the players into categories based on their distinguishing characteristics for easy reference.
Three storylines to look for at the ToC
By Matt Lombardi
It’s time again for that holy week of New York squash enthusiasts, the Tournament of Champions. I’m delighted to be dispensing my cobbled-together wisdom and intrepid predictions again this year on the ToC Courtside Blog.