Homester Leo upsets Omar to win HKFC International

KUALA LUMPUR: Seventh seed Leo Au showed nerves of steel to stage a fightback from two sets down to upset third seed Omar Mosaad of Egypt in the final of HKFC International Squash Championships.

Leo, of Hong Kong, lost the first two sets 8-11, 8-11 before fighting back to win the next three 11-6, 15-13, 11-7 in 109 minutes yesterday.

In women’s competition, second seed Nour El Tayeb of Egypt had no problem beating third seed Joshna Chinappa of India 11-4, 11-4, 11-4 in a 26-minute final.

Leo Au , squash , final Hong Kong