Galway takes centre stage on the world squash tour when the West of Ireland Open returns for its sixth annual stopover.
The professional squash event is hosted by Galway Lawn Tennis Club where a host of top world-ranked players will compete for the €10,000 prize pot, sponsored by Garavan’s Bar, Irish Squash, and the Irish Sports Council.
In addition to winning the coveted Paddy ‘Whack’ Walsh trophy after the final on Easter Sunday the competitors will gain world ranking points.
The action gets under way today at 5pm and continues throughout the weekend with the final scheduled for 2pm on Easter Sunday. Admission is free.