PLAYERS

[1] Nour El Tayeb

Egypt’s World No.3 Nour El Tayeb headlines the draw and will be looking to add a third title to her tally this season …

[2] Joelle King

New Zealand’s World No.5 Joelle King is the number two seed at the tournament and will be looking to add to her title haul this season …

[3] Sarah-Jane Perry

England’s No.1 Sarah-Jane Perry will be hoping to produce a strong showing on home turf when she leads the English charge …

[4] Nouran Gohar

At just 21-years-old Nouran Gohar already has a list of impressive achievements to her name including winning her first PSA Platinum title at the age of 18 …

[5] Laura Massaro

Former World No.1 and 2013 World Champion Laura Massaro will be hoping that home advantage can be on her side in Manchester …

[6] Tesni Evans

British National champion Tesni Evans will be one of the big names to watch when the Manchester Open gets under way …

[7] Alison Waters

England’s former World No.3 Alison Waters will be another Englishwoman who will be targeting glory on home soil …

[8] Amanda Sobhy

United States No.1 Amanda Sobhy has recaptured the form that saw her reach her highest World Ranking of No.6 …