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Hamza Khan wins Asian Junior Squash Championship


Pakistan’s top-seed Hamza Khan triumphed at the Asian Junior Squash Championship, held in Islamabad.

The exciting event saw young talents from across Asia compete fiercely for the title, with Hamza Khan emerging victorious in the Under-19 category.

Hamza Khan faced Malaysia’s third seed, Harith Danial, in the Under-19 final. The match, which lasted 35 minutes, showcased Hamza’s dominance on the court as he secured a comfortable win with scores of 5-11, 10-12, and 9-11.

This victory marks a significant achievement in Hamza’s squash career, highlighting his potential to become a future star in the sport.

The tournament also witnessed other notable performances by Pakistani players. Sohail Adnan claimed the Under-13 title, demonstrating the depth of talent in Pakistan’s junior squash ranks.

However, the Under-17 final brought mixed emotions for the home crowd. Abdullah Nawaz, despite a strong start, faced defeat against Malaysia’s Nikleshwar. Abdullah initially led 2-0, but Nikleshwar staged a remarkable comeback, winning the match 3-2, including a dramatic tie-breaker in the third game.

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