Results 24/9/12: Nick Matthew beats James Willstrop in all-English squash final

The post-weekend lull in sport has been tempered this week with a championship win in squash. Unfortunately, the combined Irish team crashed out of the World Twenty20 without a win and England’s netball team were defeated by the “Sunshine Girls”, levelling the series.

Monday’s Top Performers

Picture from World Squash

* Nick Matthew – overcame his compatriot in a relatively straightforward British squash final
* Heather Watson – ensured her name isn’t forgotten by Laura Robson fans with a straight-sets win in the PPO
* Stuart Williams – reached the quarters of the World Singles Bowling Champs and put up a good fight before losing
* Poole Pirates – won by 4 points in the only speedway match not to be abandoned
* Joe Perry – one of many players to win 4 frames to 0… he’s only here because he beat “Long Wang”


Bowling: World Singles Championships

2nd Round
Matt Miller lost to Khaled Al Dossari (QAT) 183-205, 216-242, 202-206
Stuart Williams beat Mak Cheuk Yin (HKG) 259-236, 228-211 248-194

Stuart Williams lost to Thomas Jones (USA) 234-209, 184-214, 183-265, 248-238, 235-237


Cricket: ICC World Twenty20

Ireland v West Indies abandoned due to rain
Ireland are knocked out of the competition.


Squash: British Grand Prix

Nick Matthew beat James Willstrop 4-11 11-6 11-9 11-5


Tennis: Toray Pan-Pacific Open

Singles First Round
Heather Watson beat Sabine Lisicki (GER) 6-4 7-6 (7-3)


Speedway: Elite League Play-Off Semi-Final

Lakeside Hammers 43-47 Poole Pirates


Snooker: Asian Players Tour Championship – Event 2

Last 128
Mark King 0-4 Niu Zhuang (CHN)
Ryan Day 2-4 Hu Hao (CHN)
Oliver Brown 4-0 Zhong Weihao (CHN)
Ricky Walden 4-0 Huang Hooyong (CHN)
Matthew Stevens 4-1 Chen Feilong (CHN)
Barry Hawkins 4-0 Yuan Siyun (CHN)
Rory McLeod 4-2 Ma Tingpeng (CHN)
Paul Davison 4-1 Zhang Yong (CHN)
Daniel Wells 4-0 Fang Xiongman (CHN)
Jamie Jones 4-2 Pu Jingsong (CHN)
Joe Perry 4-0 Long Wang (CHN)


Netball: Three Test Series

England 44-49 Jamaica

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