Willstrop marches on in Hong Kong

Pontefract's James Willstrop beat Adrian Grant in straight sets.
Pontefract's James Willstrop beat Adrian Grant in straight sets.
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Pontefract Squash Club’s James Willstrop eased through to the second round of the Cathay Pacific Championship in Hong Kong.

Number three seed Willstrop defeated fellow Englishman Adrian Grant in straight sets.

Thirty-year-old Willstrop, who won the tournament two years ago, won 11-1, 11-3, 11-1 in under half an hour.

He now meets Germany’s Simon Rosner in the next round.

The finals are played in the spectacular setting of Hong Kong harbour.