Successes World Championship Squash 28/10/2011 - 10/11/2012
The World Squash Open is an annual squash tournament that serves as the Individual Corld Championship. Together with the British Open the Championship is seen by many as the most prestigious squash tournament.
In 2011 the wonderful New Luxor Theatre was the venue for the World Squash for ladies and gentlemen. On the stage of the famous theater in the harbor there was build a full glass squash court. The preliminaries (28 October / 2 November) took place at Victoria Squash club.
In mid-2010 it was announced that the Netherlands in 2011 for the first time in history would act as host of the World Cup for men and women combined. The ten-day event had a total prize pool of more than four hundred thousand U.S. dollars. A record. Never before there was so much money spent during a squash tournament.
Defending champions, top seeds and world number ones Nick Matthew and Nicol David both successfully defended their World Open titles in contrasting finals at the Luxor Theatre in Rotterdam, the Netherlands' City of Sports.