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July 18, 2018 12:00 AM Seven Pak players in Korea, Japan junior events

KARACHI: A group of seven junior squash players of Pakistan will participate in Korea Junior Open and Japan Junior Open this month. Korea Junior Open (AJSS Silver Event) is scheduled in Seoul, South Korea, from July 20-23. Owais Rasheed is top seed in under-19 category in this event and will play against Suk Jin Kim of South Korea in his first match

July 18, 2018 12:00 AM National squash trials for deaf from 23rd

LAHORE: The Pakistan Deaf Squash Association (PDSA) will hold trials for the selection of national team on July 23 and 24 here at the Punjab Squash Complex. The trials of deaf players from across the country are being held on the direction of Pakistan Squash Federation. The selected players will be participating in the 9th World Deaf Squash Championship

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM Pak squash contingent leaves for Chennai

ISLAMABAD: A nine-member Pakistan contingent left Karachi for Chennai (India) to compete in the individual as well as World Junior Team Squash Championship. The world event starts in the Indian city from July 18-29. The individual event would be followed by team event. For the last one week the selected trained under the Jahangir Khan in Karachi

July 12, 2018 12:00 AM Khalid appointed SPMUDA Sports South Asia chairman

KARACHI: Southern Philippines Muslim & Non-Muslim Unity & Development Association (SPMUDA) International for Peace and Development has appointed seasoned Pakistani squash player Khalid Atlas Khan as SPMUDA Sports South Asia chairman. The Organisation’s motto is: I am for peace, unity and humanity! Founded by Dr Datu Camad M Ali, the organisation aims to improve 3

July 6, 2018 12:00 AM 14 foreign players in Pakistan Chief of Air Staff event

KARACHI: As many as 14 foreign squash players are coming to Pakistan to play $30,000 Pakistan Chief of Air Staff International event to be held in Islamabad from September 10-14. According to the entry list, which closed on Wednesday, World No 20 Leo Au from Hong Kong is the top seed, while World No 41 Nafiizwan Adnan from Malaysia is second seed. Egypt’s 3

July 3, 2018 12:00 AM Farhan jumps to 94th spot

KARACHI: The top five Pakistani squash players improved their international rankings for the month of July. According to the rankings released by Professional Squash Association (PSA) on Monday, Asim Khan is the top Pakistani player at 88th spot. He improved one ranking place. Farhan Mehboob has jumped to 94th position from 123rd. Tayyab Aslam rose to 95 from 119. Ahsan 3

June 29, 2018 12:00 AM Seeded players reach Pakistan Squash Circuit-II semis

LAHORE: All the seeded players won their quarter-finals of SNGPL Pakistan International Squash Circuit-II Men’s and Women’s at the Punjab Squash Complex on Thursday. In the first quarter-final, top seed Farhan Zaman outsmarted Kashif Asif by 11/6, 11/5, 11/9. Wildcard entrant Kashif, who earlier upset seeded player Israr Ahmed, had no answer to powerful 2

June 28, 2018 12:00 AM Uzair ranked No 1 in Asian Under-19 squash rankings

KARACHI: Pakistani junior squash players dominated Asian rankings issued by Asian Squash Federation (ASF) this month. Uzair Rasheed has become the number one player in under-19 category in Asia, while in the under-15 category Asadullah Khan is ranked number one. Uzair earned 1017 points. He played four events, won gold medals at CMS Open 2017 and Doha Open 2018 and silver 2

June 28, 2018 12:00 AM Kashif stuns Israr in Pakistan International Squash Circuit-II

LAHORE: Kashif Asif, seeded 10th, made a major upset at SNGPL Pakistan International Squash Circuit-II Men’s and Women’s 2018 when he stunned second seed Israr Ahmad in the main round, which commenced here at the Punjab Squash Complex on Wednesday. Kashif, a wildcard entrant, started the match exceptionally well and put Israr under tremendous pressure 2

June 24, 2018 12:00 AM SJAS presents gold medal to Sarfraz

KARACHI: Sports Journalists Association of Sindh (SJAS) presented a gold medal to Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed here on Friday for his services for the country. Caretaker Sindh sports minister Dr Junaid Ali Shah, who is also SJAS patron, presented the medal to the Test stumper. Former Test cricketers Salahuddin Ahmed Sallu and Iqbal Qasim were also present