May - WOMEN'S PLAYER OF THE MONTH
Gohar wins Squash Player’s Player of the Month award
Nouran Gohar is Squash Player’s Women’s Player of the Month for the
second month in a row, after landing the first British Open title of her
The 21-year-old, runner-up to compatriot Nour El Sherbini in the 2016
final in Hull, made no mistake this time as she stormed to a 11-3, 11-8,
11-3 victory over 2015 winner Camille Serme, of France, in just 30
minutes to lift her first PSA World Tour Platinum title since the Hong
Kong Open in August 2016.
“It means so much to me, especially because it is the British Open,”
said an emotional Gohar after lifting the seventh PSA title of her
“I feel very comfortable. The environment, the city itself – it feels a
bit like home. It is very cosy here and it really helps me to feel good
on court. To have the accuracy, you have to be both relaxed and focused.
I feel this attitude and environment really helped me.”