Nicol David holds on to the number one position for the 85th consecutive month in the August WSA Rankings published today.
The 29 year old Malaysian, who will turn 30 at the end of the month, stays ahead of British Open Champion Laura Massaro and an unchanged top 20. David is currently in Cali, Colombia for the World Games where is leads a strong field, featuring seven of the top twenty players.
David, Massaro and the rest of the world’s top players will next be seen in next month’s CIMB Malaysian Open taking place between the 10-15 September.
Outside the top 20, Amanda Sobhy moves back up seven places to no.23 after claiming her biggest title at the Buler Challenge Cup. There were career highs for Buler Challenge Cup quarter finalist Tong Tsz-Wing at no.47, Nouran Ahmed Gohar at no.55, Tasmanian Open winner Antonella Falcione at no.76, Malaysian Squash Tour Leg no.7 semi finalist Cyrielle Peltier at no.78, Malaysian Squash Tour Leg no.7 finalist Habiba Mohamed Ahmed Alymohmed at no.84 and Nada Elkalaawy who makes her top 100 debut at no.100.
The next event on the calendar will be the Hamptons Squash Week Tour 10 which begins on the 8th August.
Top 20 (August 1st 2013 including points average):
|3||Raneem El Weleily||EGY||1896.88|
|6||Low Wee Wern||MYS||981.842|
|11||Nour El Sherbini||EGY||760.938|
|13||Omneya Abdel Kawy||EGY||671.062|
|20||Nour El Tayeb||EGY||378.031|
The full ranking list can be seen here: http://wsaworldtour.com/