Squash star Joelle King makes semis of World Tour Finals in Egypt

By Te Ao - Māori News
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Māori squash professional Joelle King (Ngāti Porou) has made the semifinals of the World Tour Finals in Egypt despite losing her final pool match overnight.

The 32-year-old, who lives in the Waikato, was beaten 10-12, 5-11 in 25 minutes by world No.5 Haniaa El Hammamy of Egypt.

King will play second-ranked Nouran Gohar (Egypt) on Sunday for a place in the final in Cairo.

WATCH highlights of Joelle King's match against Sarah Jane Perry (England).  Source / PSA Squash TV (YouTube)