Amanda Sobhy News & Blog

Amanda Sobhy News & Blog

Road to Recovery

In My Own Words: Squash’s Amanda Sobhy is on a mission to have as much fun as physically possible in a walking boot. And she’s killing it.

In this ongoing series, professional squash player Amanda Sobhy, who was ranked No. 7 in the world last year, shares … Continued

In My Own Words: Amanda reveals how she found happiness after Achilles Surgery

In My Own Words: Squash’s Amanda Sobhy reveals how she found happiness after Achilles surgery By Amanda Sobhy APR 25, … Continued

In My Own Words: Squash’s Amanda Sobhy gives emotional firsthand account of tearing Achilles

n this new series, professional squash player Amanda Sobhy shares her journey with readers as she recovers from an Achilles … Continued

Q & A with Amanda Sobhy, Brett’s Squash Blog

Amanda Sobhy is Team USA’s number 1 female squash player and is currently ranked number 7 on the world professional tour. She hails from Long Island, New York, and is now based in Boston. Amanda recently caused a stir at one of the biggest events on the calendar in NYC, the Tournament of Champions, by beating the seedings and making it all the way to the finals. Could this be the beginning of a break out period for her? At 22 years of age, by most accounts, she is already the most accomplished American-born female squash player in history.

Amanda’s Blog

Double Down

by Amanda Sobhy Most of you know me as a professional singles player. However, what you may not know is … Continued

El Gouna Comments From The Couch

After rupturing her achilles during her encounter with Olivia Blatchford at the Ciudad de Floridablanca last month, American number one … Continued

Semis Night El Gouna Comments From The Couch: Amanda Sobhy – PSA

After rupturing her achilles during her encounter with Olivia Blatchford at the Ciudad de Floridablanca last month, American number one … Continued

El Gouna Finals Comments From The Couch – PSA

After a long week of squash, we were down to the final two – Greg vs. Karim and Nour vs. … Continued

El Gouna Comments From The Couch Post QF

After rupturing her achilles during her encounter with Olivia Blatchford at the Ciudad de Floridablanca last month, American number one … Continued

Semis Night El Gouna Comments From The Couch QF

After rupturing her achilles during her encounter with Olivia Blatchford at the Ciudad de Floridablanca last month, American number one … Continued

Amanda in The News

Squash Is Considered the World’s Best Sport—Here’s Why

If you’ve never tried squash (the sport, not the vegetable), you’re in for a wake-up call. Watch female squash champion … Continued

Sobhy Returns to Top 20 in Women’s March World Rankings

United States star Amanda Sobhy has risen 12 places to No.18 in the PSA Women’s March World Rankings to break … Continued

Sobhy Aiming to Put ‘Difficult Journey’ Behind Her Ahead of Tournament of Champions Return

United States No.2 Amanda Sobhy will make her long-awaited comeback from a 10-month injury absence at the J.P. Morgan Tournament … Continued

Amanda Sobhy Will Make Squash Comeback at J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions

December 12, 2017 – New York, NY. The highest-ever ranked American-born squash player Amanda Sobhy will make her comeback from … Continued

Sobhy Makes Triumphant Return in Briggs Cup

Nine months to the weekend after rupturing her Achilles tendon, Amanda Sobhy was back on court playing competitive squash in … Continued

Sea Cliff’s Amanda Sobhy tries to advance sport of squash in U.S.

Amanda Sobhy was born with squash DNA in her genes. Her parents Khaled and Jodie were squash champions and it … Continued

Squash, Egyptian Style

Two national champions rule the wall with flicks, nicks, and immense talent. TWO PLAYING STYLES dominate elite squash today: English … Continued

Female Athlete of the Year: Amanda Sobhy, a Four-Time Champion

t’s a Sunday in the middle of the spring semester finals period, and Harvard senior Amanda Sobhy is competing at … Continued

Meet the Young American Woman Dominating the International Squash World

Amanda Sobhy was the first American—male or female—to crack the top 10 in the world rankings. And now she’s a … Continued

Events / Competitions

Amanda Sobhy Strikes Double Gold at Pan Ams; Team USA Earns Six Individual and Doubles Medals

Team USA’s Amanda Sobhy and Sabrina Sobhy earned women’s doubles gold medals Wednesday afternoon, before Amanda defeated Sabrina in the … Continued

Sobhy Stars at Cayman Islands Pan Am Championships

After the region’s leading players competed for seven titles over seven days at the Pan American Squash Championships in the … Continued

Sobhy Lands Texas Open Crown

Amanda Sobhy continued her strong return from injury with victory in the final of the Novum Energy Texas Open Women’s … Continued

Amanda Sobhy Claims Fourth National Title on One Year Anniversary of Injury

Exactly one year after rupturing her Achilles, Amanda Sobhy defeated college individual champion Reeham Sedky to earn a fourth career … Continued

Sobhy Makes Triumphant Return in Briggs Cup

Nine months to the weekend after rupturing her Achilles tendon, Amanda Sobhy was back on court playing competitive squash in … Continued

Former USA No1 Amanda Sobhy returns to squash in New York after 10-month injury absence

United States No.2 Amanda Sobhy will make her long-awaited comeback from a 10-month injury absence at the J.P. Morgan Tournament … Continued

Sobhy Marks Comeback With Gohar Upset in Chicago

Team USA’s Amanda Sobhy pulled off her most significant result since returning from a ten-month injury hiatus, upsetting world No. … Continued

Sobhy targets Manchester World Championships return after surgery – PSA

World No.6 Amanda Sobhy will be sidelined for most of the year after having surgery on a ruptured left Achilles … Continued

How Amanda Sobhy intends to become the best squash player in the world

Amanda Sobhy already is the top squash player the U.S. has ever produced. At No. 6 in the world, the … Continued