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Tesni Evans (l) and Alison Waters (r) both made it through to the semis in Cleveland

Cleveland Classic: Three Brits advance to semi finals

There will be British representation in the final of the Cleveland Classic, with three of the four semi-finalists coming from the island.

Alison Waters downed the unseeded Hollie Naughton in four to book her place in the semis, coming from a game behind to win in 39 minutes.

Tesni Evans also took four games to secure her spot in the semi finals, beating No.7 seed Mayar Hany from Egypt.

Victoria Lust also defeated Egyptian opposition, beating Mariam Metwally in straight games, 11-9, 11-7, 11-5, to reach the final four.

Nour El Tayeb is through to the last four of the Cleveland Classic

The only non-British player in the last four is the World No.4. Nour El Tayeb prevented a clean sweep of Brits in the semi finals.

The Egyptian lost the first game in her match with Emily Whitlock, but came back to win 3-1, and secure a match-up with Alison Waters in the semis.

Results: Quarter Finals
[1] Nour El Tayeb (EGY) bt [5] Emily Whitlock (ENG) 3-1: 9-11, 11-4, 12-10, 11-7 (47m)
[3] Alison Waters (ENG) bt Hollie Naughton (CAN) 3-1: 10-12, 11-4, 15-13, 11-2 (39m)
[4] Victoria Lust (ENG) bt [6] Mariam Metwally (EGY) 3-0: 11-9, 11-7, 11-5 (32m)
[2] Tesni Evans (WAL) bt [7] Mayar Hany (EGY) 3-1: 8-11, 11-9, 11-8, 11-5 (50m)

Draw: Semi Finals
[1] Nour El Tayeb (EGY) vs [3] Alison Waters (ENG)
[4] Victoria Lust (ENG) vs [2] Tesni Evans (WAL)

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