25 Aug 2011

New Zealand win at squash team world champs

3:56 pm on 25 August 2011

New Zealand's beaten Korea 3-0 at the men's squash team World Championships at Paderborn in Germany.

But the 15th-seeds were fully stretched by their opponents, making only their second appearance in the event.

Martin Knight, ranked 48th in the world, twice had to recover from fightbacks from Seung Taek Lee before beating the unranked Korean 11-4, 8-11, 11-8, 8-11, 11-0.

Paul Coll beat Se Hyun Lee 13-11 6-11 11-7 11-5, and Campbell Grayson defeated Seung Jun Lee 11-5 9-11 11-7 11-8.