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London Open: Finalists Confirmed in men's and women's event

The finalists at the London Open have been confirmed with English duo James Willstrop and Patrick Rooney meeting in the men's final, while England's Jasmine Hutton will face United States' Sabrina Sobhy in the women's final of the PSA Challenger event.

Former World No.1 Willstrop claimed a 3-0 win over United States' Shahjahan Khan, but the American did not make life easy for the Englishman, with Willstrop taking 50 minutes to battle past Khan – who has won his last two titles on the PSA Challenger Tour – by an 11-4, 13-11, 11-8 margin.

Willstrop will now take on compatriot and World No.67 Rooney for the third time in his career after the 22-year-old despatched unseeded Jan Van Den Herrewegen of Belgium in three games.

Willstrop and Rooney met in the quarter finals of the London Open last year, where Willstrop recovered from losing the first game to take a 3-1 victory on his way winning the title.

Meanwhile in the women's event, Hutton and Sobhy will lock horns in the final after they claimed respective wins over France's Enora Villard and Egypt's Menna Nasser.

Jasmine Hutton

Top seed Hutton was on top form to take a straight-games win over the Frenchwoman by an 11-4, 11-9, 11-5 margin, while Sobhy defeated higher seeded opposition to book her place in the final.

The American World No.52 prevailed in a tough four game battle with Nasser to ensure her progression at the tournament with a 11-8, 11-4, 8-11, 11-7 win.

It will be the the first time that Hutton and Sobhy have faced each other on the PSA Tour when they face each other in the final on Sunday.

Results: Men's London Open Semi-finals
[1] James Willstrop (ENG) bt [3] Shahjahan Khan (USA) 3-0: 11-4, 13-11, 11-8 (50m)
[5] Patrick Rooney (ENG) bt Jan Van Den Herrewegen (BEL) 3-0: 11-5, 11-9, 12-10 (40m)

Draw: Men's London Open Final
[1] James Willstrop (ENG) v [5] Patrick Rooney (ENG)

Results: Women's London Open Semi-Finals
[1] Jasmine Hutton (ENG) bt [3] Enora Villard (FRA) 3-0: 11-4, 11-9, 11-5 (38m)
[6] Sabrina Sobhy (USA) bt [2] Menna Nasser (EGY) 3-1: 11-8, 11-4, 8-11, 11-7 (47m)

Draw: Women's London Open Final
[1] Jasmine Hutton (ENG) v [6] Sabrina Sobhy (USA)

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