2016 Women's World Open Squash Championship

The 2016 Women's World Open Squash Championship is the women's edition of the 2016 World Championships, which serves as the individual world championship for squash players.

Women's World Championship 2016
33rd PSA Women's World Squash Championship
LocationEgypt El Gouna, Egypt
Date(s)April 7–14, 2017
CategoryWorld Championships
Prize money$ 165,000
Results
Gold medal world centered-2.svg ChampionEgypt Nour El Sherbini
Silver medal world centered-2.svg Runner-upEgypt Raneem El Weleily
Bronze medal world centered-2.svg Semi-finalistsFrance Camille Serme
Egypt Nouran Gohar
← 2015 Malaysia England 2017 →

It was originally scheduled to take place in Malaysia.[1] In January 2017, El Gouna was selected as the championships' replacement host, with the tournament scheduled to take place alongside the men's annual El Gouna Squash Open between 7 and 14 April 2017 inclusive.[2] It is the third time in four editions the tournament has been held after its designated year.

Prize money and ranking pointsEdit

For 2016, the prize purse was $165,000. The prize money and points breakdown is as follows:[3]

Prize Money World Championship (2016)
Event W F SF QF 2R 1R
Points (PSA) 2890 1900 1155 700 410 205
Prize money $26,647.50 $16,302.00 $10,032.00 $5,956.50 $3,526.87 $2,076.93

SeedsEdit

  1.   Nour El Sherbini (Champion)
  2.   Camille Serme (Semifinals)
  3.   Raneem El Weleily (Final)
  4.   Nouran Gohar (Semifinals)
  5.   Laura Massaro (Quarterfinals)
  6.   Nicol David (Quarterfinals)
  7.   Sarah-Jane Perry (Quarterfinals)
  8.   Alison Waters (Second Round)
  9.   Joelle King (Second Round)
  10.   Annie Au (Second Round)
  11.   Nour El Tayeb (Second Round)
  12.   Joshna Chinappa (Quarterfinals)
  13.   Emily Whitlock (Second Round)
  14.   Victoria Lust (Second Round)
  15.   Donna Urquhart (First Round)
  16.   Tesni Evans (Second Round)

Draw and resultsEdit

First round Second round Quarter finals Semi finals
1   N. El Sherbini 11 11 11
Q   S. Cornett 2 4 6 1   N. El Sherbini 13 11 11
Q   R. Grinham 6 5 7 16   Tesni Evans 11 4 4
16   Tesni Evans 11 11 11 1   N. El Sherbini 11 11 12
14   Victoria Lust 11 11 11 7   S-J Perry 6 3 10
WC   Zeina Mickawy 6 3 7 14   Victoria Lust 8 11 6 7
Q   Fiona Moverley 4 8 4 7   S-J Perry 11 7 11 11
7   S-J Perry 11 11 11 1   N. El Sherbini 11 11 13 11
6   Nicol David 11 12 11 4   Nouran Gohar 4 4 15 9
  D. P. Karthik 9 10 6 6   Nicol David 12 11 13
Q   Rowan Elaraby 2 8 12 10   Annie Au 10 4 11
10   Annie Au 11 11 14 6   Nicol David 6 5 9
11   Nour El Tayeb 11 11 11 4   Nouran Gohar 11 11 11
Q   H. El Hammamy 5 6 9 11   Nour El Tayeb 8 10 9 Final
  Nadine Shahin 4 6 5 4   Nouran Gohar 11 12 11
4   Nouran Gohar 11 11 11 1   N. El Sherbini 11 11 11
3   R. El Weleily 13 11 11 3   R. El Weleily 8 9 9
  Jenny Duncalf 11 7 5 3   R. El Weleily 11 11 11
  O. Blatchford 12 11 9 10 11   O. Blatchford 5 6 1
15   Donna Urquhart 10 9 11 12 8 3   R. El Weleily 8 11 12 11
9   Joelle King 11 11 11 5   Laura Massaro 11 8 10 6
  Heba El Torky 6 7 6 9   Joelle King 7 8 11 11
  M. Metwally 7 7 3 5   Laura Massaro 11 11 5 13
5   Laura Massaro 11 11 11 3   R. El Weleily 11 2 12 11
8   Alison Waters 11 6 11 11 2   Camille Serme 6 11 10 5
Q   Hana Ramadan 8 11 6 5 8   Alison Waters 5 11 11 8 9
Q   M. Kobayashi 11 8 10 12   J. Chinappa 11 7 9 11 11
12   J. Chinappa 13 11 12 12   J. Chinappa 6 12 7 11 3
13   E. Whitlock 11 11 11 2   Camille Serme 11 10 11 8 11
Q   Coline Aumard 6 8 9 13   E. Whitlock 4 6 5
  S. Hany Ibrahim 6 5 8 2   Camille Serme 11 11 11
2   Camille Serme 11 11 11

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See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "SquashSite Squash News". squashsite.tumblr.com. Archived from the original on 2016-11-10. Retrieved 2017-04-05.
  2. ^ "El-Gouna to host PSA Women's World Squash Championship". Daily News Egypt. Archived from the original on 2017-04-06. Retrieved 2017-04-05.
  3. ^ "PSA Tour Rule Book" (PDF). PSA. pp. 6, 59, 73. Archived (PDF) from the original on 2016-10-09. Retrieved 2017-04-05.
  4. ^ "PSA WOMEN'S WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP 2016 - Main Draw". PSA. Archived from the original on 2017-04-06. Retrieved 2017-04-05.
  5. ^ "El Gouna International 2017". Squash Site. Archived from the original on 2017-04-07. Retrieved 2017-04-06.

External linksEdit

Preceded by
Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)
2015
Women's World Championships
Egypt (El Gouna)

2016
Succeeded by
England (Manchester)
2017