Nicol David extended her record of World Open titles to seven from eight finals on Friday with a balanced performance and great patience to beat English third seed Laura Massaro.
World squash champion Nicol David of Malaysia, pictured during an interview with AFP, in Malaysia's northern state Penang, on April 12, 2012. Record-breaking David extended her haul of World Open titles to seven from eight finals when she overcame Laura Massaro, 11-6, 11-8, 11-6, on Friday, in a match of long and patient rallies.
The Malaysian heroine's 11-6 11-8 11-6 victory silenced critics who had suggested younger rivals were closing the gap on the 29-year-old champion.
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