The UNSQUASHABLE ambassador put in an incredible performance to beat the world no.2 for the first time in his career.
Makin showed passion, skill and determination to cause an upset by winning 3-1.
He now looks to continue this winning form as he moves into the third round of the CIB Egyptian Open against Victor Crouin.
Can he make it all the way into the final?
Joel Makin uses the JOEL MAKIN AUTOGRAPH Racket
The UNSQUASHABLE JAMES WILLSTROP AUTOGRAPH racket is exclusive to www.unsquashable.com and is engineered to the personal specification of James Willstrop to provide the ultimate in controlled power.
HEADSIZE: 500 sqcm
FRAME WEIGHT: 120 grams
BALANCE: Head Light
CONSTRUCTION: Powered by Stiff PrecisionFlex™ CarbonWeave™
STRING PATTERN: 14 x 18
GRIP: STELLAR Performance PU Grip
LENGTH: 68.5 cm (27 inches)
Inspired and developed in collaboration with UNSQUASHABLE player and brand ambassador James Willstrop, the JAMES WILLSTROP AUTOGRAPH racket is used by the former World No.1 on the Professional Squash Association (PSA) World Tour and combines unique and thoughtful engineering, including an aerodynamic tapered PowerProfile™ frame geometry and StiffFlex™ multidirectional CarbonWeave™ material braided at key points of the overall construction to significantly increase frame strength and stiffness as well as reduce shock for enhanced feel.
Optimum manoeuvrability is achieved through its aerodynamic and tapered PowerProfile™ frame geometry and headlight balance.
The UNSQUASHABLE JAMES WILLSTROP AUTOGRAPH racket additionally features a 500 sqcm headsize and unique concave cross section around its hitting area to maximise sweetspot size which is further complimented by a uniform 14 x 18 string pattern.
All UNSQUASHABLE premium rackets are fitted with the latest STELLAR Performance PU Grip.