Seeded No.9, Simon Herbert started the tournament with a four-game victory over Switzerland’s David Bernet followed in the 2nd round with a hard-fought 56-minute 11-8 6-11 9-11 14-12 11-8 victory over 3rd seed Robin Gadola, also from Switzerland.
In the quarter-finals, the Englishman defeated Nilo Vidal of Spain 11-9 11-6 11-6 before prevailing over compatriot and fellow #teamunsquashable player Stuart MacGregor 11-8 12-10 7-11 5-11 11-4 in an exciting 46-minute five-game semi-final on the all-glass showcourt.
The final saw Simon Herbert up against Italian No.1 Yuri Furneti, another #teamunsquashable player, who he overcame 7-11 11-8 10-12 11-4 11-4 in another thrilling 5-game battle.
Professional Squash Association (PSA) 3rd Silvester Squash Trophy
Squash Arena Uster, Switzerland
 Simon Herbert (ENG) bt  Yuri Farneti (ITA) 7-11 11-8 10-12 11-4 11-4