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"Misaki takes Kansai title in Wakayama"
(23-27 Sep, Wakayama, Japan)

While an Egyptian winner was guaranteed in the men's Pro Squash Kansai event in Wakayama, the final day was sure to see a home winner in the women's event.

The all-Japanese women's final saw youth prevail over experience as 20-year-old Misaki Kobayashi, the top seed, beat second seed Chinatsu Matsui, 33, to go through the tournament without dropping a game and claim her second WISPA title of the year.

In the men's final it was second seed Omar Abdel Maguid who triumphed over compatriot Karim AGA Samy.