Squash: Chris Simpson loses to Nick Matthew in US Open

Chris Simpson
Simpson lost in the quarter-finals of the Commonwealth Games to Matthew

Guernsey's Chris Simpson lost in straight games to world champion Nick Matthew at the US Open.

Simpson, who lost to Matthew in the quarter-finals of the Commonwealth Games in the summer, went down 11-6 11-6 11-9 to the world number three.

The Guernseyman, who is the world number 26, led 5-2 in the final game before Matthew reeled him in.

Simpson will now take a four-week break before travelling to the World Championships in Qatar next month.

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