Asad to face Noor Zaman in U-13 final
PESHAWAR—International and current Asian Champion Asad Ullah setup final showdown with his rival Noor Zaman in the final of the Under-13 category of the 30th Chief of the Air Staff National Junior Squash Championship being played here at PAF Hashim Khan Squash Complex on Monday.
Asad Ullah who recently clinched the title of the U-13 Asian Championship, faced little resistance against Rafi Khan of Punjab in the four sets battle lasted for 39th minute.
Asad Ullah lost the first set, at 10-12 which was thrice leveled at 4-4, 7-7 and 1010 but he staged a strong comeback and won three consecutive sets by 11-8, 11-7 and 11-5.
In the second semi-final promising Noor Zaman, who once defeated Asad Ullah, a month earlier, recorded victory against Talha Iqbal of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in the other thrilling match lasted for 37th minute. The score was 7-11, 11-7, 11-7 and 11-6.
In the Under-15 category international Uzair Shoukat of PAF outclassed Hamza Sharif of PAF by 3-0 in a one-sided affair, the score was 11-7, 11-6 and 11-6 while second Rashid Daulat of PAF beat Farhan Hashmi of Punjab by 3-0, the score was 119, 11-5 and 11-8.
In the Under-11 category both M. Ammad and M. Hamza took berth into the final after recording victories against their respective rivals in the semi-finals. M. Ammad of PAF faced tough resistance against Khakan Malik of Punjab by 3-1, the score was 6-11, 11-6, 11-7 and 11-3 while Hamza of PAF beat Abbas Nawaz of PAF by 3-0, the score was 11-6, 11-3 and 11-9.—APP
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