The 2012 Cayman Squash World Open takes place in the Cayman Islands, December 13-21. This tournament attracts the best women’s squash players from around the world and is the largest tournament on the pro tour of the Women’s Squash Association.
The first four days of competition will take place at the South Sound Squash Club and then the action moves to the glass court on the picturesque Festival Green at Camana Bay. Camana Bay is where reigning World Champion Nicol David won her three Cayman Open titles. David is the six time World Champion from Malaysia and remains undefeated on Cayman soil. In a message sent for today’s event David said; “It’s just fantastic that the Cayman Islands will be hosting the 2012 World Open. I’m really excited to be back there and I know a lot of people are coming from all over the world to watch the top women compete and enjoy everything the island has to offer.”
David heads the list of 88 athletes participating in the week long Cayman World Open competition that will include,
- 32 player main draw
- 64 player qualifying draw
- Approximately 34 different nationalities present
- Wildcard entrants include: top 2 players from the Cayman Islands, top 2 Caribbean Female senior and junior players, top US College players, top Canadian College players.