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James Willstrop

Squash

James Willstrop is one of England’s greatest squash players and is known as ‘The Marksman’ after his accurate shot placement.

James represented Team England for the fifth time on the Gold Coast and won gold in the men's squash singles and bronze in the men's doubles.

His Team England debut was at the first Commonwealth Youth Games in Edinburgh in 2000. He then went on to win silver at Melbourne 2006 and Delhi 2010 and then silver and bronze at Glasgow 2014.


Date of Birth

15 August 1983

Age

38

Place of Birth

North Walsham

Club

Pontefract

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Squash
Squash is a cornerstone of the Commonwealth Games programme where players use speed and agility, hitting a small rubber ball at speeds of up to 280km/h.

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