JOEY BARRINGTON WINS AFRICAN OPEN

The success marks the sixth - and biggest - PSA Tour title won by Barrington, son of the illustrious Jonah Barrington who won six British Open titles more than three decades ago.
 
Semi-finals:
[1] Joey Barrington (ENG) bt [3] Jan Koukal (CZE) 11-7, 14-12, 13-11
[4] Tom Richards (ENG) bt [5] Ritwik Bhattacharya (IND) 11-13, 11-5, 11-6, 11-5
 
Quarter-finals:
[1] Joey Barrington (ENG) bt Joshua Greenfield (NZL) 11-3, 11-8, 11-5
[3] Jan Koukal (CZE) bt [6] Robbie Temple (ENG) 11-3, 6-11, 11-7, 4-11, 11-9
[4] Tom Richards (ENG) bt [7] Rob Sutherland (WAL) 11-7, 4-11, 11-6, 11-4
[5] Ritwik Bhattacharya (IND) bt [2] Omar Abdel Aziz (EGY) 9-11, 11-7, 11-8, 11
 
1st round:
[1] Joey Barrington (ENG) bt Chris Truswell (ENG) 11-6, 11-8, 11-3
Joshua Greenfield (NZL) bt [8] Shaun le Roux (ENG) w/o
[3] Jan Koukal (CZE) bt [Q] Basem Makram (EGY) 11-6, 11-7, 11-6
[6] Robbie Temple (ENG) bt Segun Maku (NGR) 11-9, 15-13, 10-12, 11-3
[7] Rob Sutherland (WAL) bt [Q] Ahmed Hawas (EGY) 11-5, 11-7, 7-11, 11-8
[4] Tom Richards (ENG) bt [Q] Andrew Wagih Shoukry (EGY) 11-6, 11-8, 12-10
[5] Ritwik Bhattacharya (IND) bt [Q] Mazen Gamal (EGY) 11-9, 11-4, 9-11, 11-13, 11-8
[2] Omar Abdel Aziz (EGY) bt Karim AGA Samy (EGY) 11-7, 11-6, 11-6
   
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African Open, Lagos, Nigeria
Final:
[1] Joey Barrington (ENG) bt [4] Tom Richards (ENG) 11-3, 11-6, 11-5
 
Joey Barrington emerged triumphant in the all-English final of the African Open, beating Tom Richards 11-3 11-6 11-5 to claim the $23,250 PSA Tour title at the Ikoyi Club in Lagos, Nigeria.