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Ali Farag, Nour El-Sherbini named PSA Players of the Month for March

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Egypt’s and Nour El-Sherbini were announced as PSA men’s and women’s Player of the Month for March respectively following their exploits in the past month.

Farag arguably experienced his best month so far in 2019 after conquering the top spot in the men’s ranking dethroning fellow Egyptian Mohamed El-Shorabgy before going on to claim his first World Championship crown in the same month.

Farag took on compatriot Tarek Momen in the final of the World Championship a 3-1 victory where he prevailed in the first set 11-5, lost the second 11-13, then restored his lead with the third set by 13-11 score and achieved the victory triumphing the fourth set 11-3.

Meanwhile, El-Sherbini claimed the women’s World Championship title, overcoming compatriot Nour El-Tayeb in the final by an 11-6, 11-5, 10-1, 15-13 scoreline in just under an hour.

El-Sherbini overcame El-Tayeb with 11-6, 11-5, 10-1, 15-13 scoreline to achieve the title which heavily contributed to her being named as the best in March.

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