26 Oct 2013

First up win for King in China

5:10 am on 26 October 2013

A first-up win for New Zealand's Joelle King at the China Open squash tournament in Shanghai.

King is one of seven seeds safely through to the quarterfinals, after a tough four-game win over Hong Kong's Annie Au.

The fourth seeded King will next play English sixth seed Jenny Duncalf for a place in the semi-finals.