FEBRUARY - WOMEN'S PLAYER OF THE MONTH
Serme wins Squash Player’s Player of the Month
Serme has been named Squash Player’s Female Player of the Month for
February after winning the Tournament of Champions for the first
time in her career in January.
Along the way the 27-year-old fifth seed upset world no.2 Nouran
Gohar 3/1 in the quarter-finals, world no.1 Nour El Sherbini 3/1 in
the semi-finals and fourth seed Laura Massaro 3/2 in a thrilling
The French international’s stunning run enabled her to complete a
PSA Tour World Series and American double, as she won her last World
Series event in the USA in October, namely the U.S. Open.
“I can’t believe it,” said Serme afterwards. “Winning this title and
winning two World Series titles in a row, beating the world no.1 and
no.2, and coming from 2/1 down to beat Laura, it is absolutely
“I’ve been working hard in training and to see it all pay off like
this is so encouraging – I’m delighted.”