Main Draw

 
Open to all club members, this is a seeded squash tournament. Each match is best of 5 games with normal scoring used. 
 
For the past decade John has made this title his own. Kyle has taken his crown. Will it be all his way for the next decade? Check out the hall of fame for reviews from previous years (where available). 

 

The Walter Hounsham Cup

Fair Oak Open Squash Championship

 

Hall of Fame


2015-16    Matt Merriman      bt    Gavin Collins

2014-15    Kyle Finch            bt    George Stanford

2013-14    Kyle Finch            bt    John Merriman 

2012-13    John Merriman tied with Kyle Finch **

2011-12    John Merriman     bt    Alex Finch

2010-11    John Merriman

2009-10    John Merriman

2008-09    John Merriman

2007-08    John Merriman

2006-07    John Merriman

2005-06    John Merriman

2004-05    John Merriman

2003-04    John Merriman

2002-03    John Merriman

2001-02    John Merriman

2000-01    David Brierly

1999-00    John Merriman

1998-99    John Merriman

1997-98    David Brierly

1996-97    Paul Trott

1995-96    Steve Gay*

1994-95    Steve Gay

1993-94    Steve Gay

1992-93    Andrew Eifield

1991-92    Steve Gay   

1990-91    Mathew Fernandez

1989-90    David Whalley

1988-89    Steve Gay

1987-88    Martin Shaw

1986-87    Martin Shaw

1985-86    Martin Shaw

1984-85    Martin Shaw

1983-84    Martin Shaw

1982-83    Martin Shaw

1981-82    Martin Shaw*

1980-81    Martin Shaw

1979-80    Martin Shaw

1978-79    Martin Shaw

1977-78    Mike Thurger

1976-77    Mike Thurger

1975-76    John Grainger

1974-75    John Grainger

1973-74    Laurie Beardshaw

1972-73    David Bond

1971-72    Ian Copsey

 

*Not marked on trophy.

**John Merriman had to withdraw early in the match through injury.

 

 

All time greats

 

14      John Merriman          (1998-99, 1999-00, 2001-02 to 2012-13)

 

10      Martin Shaw              (1978-79 to 1987-88)

 

5        Steve Gay                 (1988-89, 1991-92, 1993-94 to 1995-96)


3        Kyle Finch                 (2012-13 to 2014-15)

 

2        John Grainger           (1974-75, 1975-76)

          Mike Thurger             (1976-77, 1977-78)

          David Brierly              (1997-98, 2000-01)

  

1        Ian Copsey                (1971-72)

          David Bond               (1972-73)

          Laurie Beardshaw     (1973-74)

          David Whalley           (1989-90)

          Mathew Fernandez   (1990-91)

          Andrew Eifield           (1992-93)

          Paul Trott                   (1996-97)

          Matt Merriman           (2015-16)