Joelle King defeats world champion

Māori squash player Joelle King has defeated the current world champion to win the Cleveland Classic in the United States.

King defeated El Welily (11-8, 11-8, 11-8) and was happy with her win, saying it was what she had been looking for in her game this year. 

It is expected that King will be joining the NZ Squash team at the Commonwealth Games in April.