KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 17 ― Malaysian squash queen Datuk Nicol David’s fine run at the Hong Kong Open squash championship has ended.
The world number five lost to third-seeded Camille Serme of France 9-11, 11-8, 9-11 and 6-11 in the quarterfinals at the Hong Kong Squash Centre today.
The match lasted 45 minutes.
Nicol has won the Hong Kong Open for a record 10 times since 2006 and last won the tournament in 2015.
Camille will be meeting Egypt’s Raneem El Welily, who defeated New Zealand’s Joelle King in a gruelling five-set match, in a semifinal tomorrow. ― Bernama