Nicolette Fernandes

Nicolette Fernandes, (born June 19, 1983) is a professional squash player who represented Guyana. She won the only gold medal for Guyana at the 2006 Central American and Caribbean Games in Colombia beating Samantha Terán in the final which lasts in 5 sets.[1][2] In 2007, Fernandes suffered a knee injury which kept her out of action for 23 months.[3]

Nicolette Fernandes
Nicolette Fernandes, Monte-Carlo 2015.JPG
Nicolette Fernandes, Monte-Carlo squash classic 2015
Country Guyana
ResidenceLondon, England
Born (1983-06-19) June 19, 1983 (age 37)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Turned Pro2003
RetiredActive
PlaysRight Handed
Coached byCarl Ince
Racquet usedDunlop
Women's singles
Highest rankingNo. 19 (October, 2013)
Current rankingNo. 26 (October, 2016)
Title(s)1
Tour final(s)3
Last updated on: October, 2016.

In February 2010, Fernandes was named Guyanese Sportswoman of the year for the year 2009 by the Guyanese National Sports Commission (NSC).[4] Fernandes also appears in the WISPA 2010 calendar girl which features the top WISPA squash players in designer swimwear.[5] She reached a career-high world ranking of World No. 19 in October 2013.[6][7]

Career statisticsEdit

Listed as the following:-

Professional Tour Titles (1)Edit

All Results for Nicolette Fernandes in WISPA World's Tour tournament

Legend
WISPA Platinum Series (0)
WISPA Gold Series (0)
WISPA Silver Series (0)
WISPA Tour Series (1)
Titles by Major Tournaments
World Open (0)
British Open (0)
Hong Kong Open (0)
Qatar Classic (0)
No. Date Tournament Opponent in Final Score in Final
1. December 5, 2009 Greek Open   Farah Abdel Meguid 11–7, 11–2, 6–11, 11–5

WISPA Tour Finals (Runner-Up) (1)Edit

No. Date Tournament Opponent in Final Score in Final
1. March 22, 2009 Swiss Open   Camille Serme 8–11, 11–5, 14–12, 12–10

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Gold for Galvez & Fernandes". Squashsite. July 19, 2006. Retrieved 2 March 2010. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ "CAC Games: Two more medals for the Caribbean, including a Neckles gold". Caribbean360. July 21, 2006. Retrieved 2 March 2010. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ Berden, Tommy (March 13, 2009). "Fernandes makes successful comeback". Squashsite. Retrieved 2 March 2010. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. ^ "Sarwan, Fernandes named Sportsman, Sportswoman of the year". Guyana: Stabroek News. February 13, 2010. Retrieved 2 March 2010. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. ^ "Nicolette Fernandes is WISPA's Calendar Girl". Stabroek News. December 9, 2009. Retrieved 2 March 2010. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  6. ^ WISPA player profile
  7. ^ SquashInfo Player Profile

External linksEdit

Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Alison Waters
WISPA Most Improved Player of the Year
2006
Succeeded by
Shelley Kitchen