All-English final in Canada!

Top seed Chris Simpson (pic) led a trio of Englishmen completed by the Czech No.1 Jan Koukal through to the semi-finals of the Jericho Open in Vancouver, Canada. Simpson overcame compatriot Joe Lee in straight games 11-6, 11-7, 11-8 after 57 minutes. Just one minutes more needed James Snell to secure an all-English final, when he beat Jan Koukal in 4 games (11-4, 11-5, 8-11, 11-9).