WSF rule changes for 2019

The world squash federation has published the latest rule amenedments. These were amended following the WSF AGM in October.

Summary of key changes

Warm up (Rule 4.1)

Is now 4 minutes with halftime to be called at 2 minutes.

Front wall visibility (Rule 8.11 & 8.1.4)

“Freedom to strike the ball to any part of the front wall” (leaving out the word entire).

“the freedom to strike the ball to any part of the front wall” (leaving out the word entire).

New contact rule (Rule 8.9.3)

“Where there has been no actual contact and the swing has been held by the striker for fear of hitting the opponent, the provisions of 8.6 apply.”  

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