El Tayeb overtakes Grinham in June rankings!

Youth comes to the fore in the latest women’s world rankings where Egyptian 18-year-old teenager Nour El Tayeb (pic) edges one place in front of experienced campaigner Natalie Grinham (No18) in the only top 20 change in the June list published. Malaysian Nicol David maintains her lead at the top of the rankings to celebrate her 59th successive month as world No1. England’s Jenny Duncalf should be pleased after moving into her 15th month in a row as world No2. Australia’s Rachael Grinham holds onto 3rd place in the June rankings. June top 10 (incl. points average): 1 [1] Nicol David MAS 3348; 2 [2] Jenny Duncalf ENG 1654; 3 [3] Rachael Grinham AUS 1228; 4 [4] Madeline Perry IRL 1147; 5 [5] Alison Waters ENG 1132; 6 [6] Kasey Brown AUS 1021; 7 [7] Laura Massaro ENG 978; 8 [8] Omneya Abdel Kawy EGY 918; 9 [9] Camille Serme FRA 773; 10 [10] Annie Au HKG 771.