James Willstrop defeated Zahed Salem of Egypt 11-9 11-7 11-7 in the final of the 2018 London Open at the prestigious Cumberland Lawn Tennis Club to capture his 20th Professional Squash Association (PSA) World Tour title.
Willstrop, who had looked in a good form throughout the championships, won the first two well contested games, finishing strongly in both games. The top seeded Englishman maintained his pace and accuracy to establish an unassailable 5-0 in the third game and despite a determined Salem recovered, Willstrop closed-out the third game and match in 50 minutes.
London Open 2018, Cumberland Lawn Tennis Club, London, England
PSA Challenger Tour 20, 12 – 16 December 2018
Final: James Willstrop (ENG) v  Zahed Salem (EGY) 11-9, 11-7, 11-7
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