Tag Archives: Squash

PSF banishes Aamir, Yasir for under-performing

The Pakistan Squash Federation (PSF) has banned three national players to represent Pakistan in the forthcoming national and international events owing to throw their encounters deliberately in the recently ended World Mens’

PSF awards top squash players

Pakistan Squash Federation (PSF) President Air Chief Marshal Rao Qamar Suleman has awarded cash prizes to the top national players who performed well in the recently concluded international squash tournaments. Pakistan number

PAF chief awards squash players

Chief of Air Staff, Air Chief Marshall Rao Qamar Suleman, who is also president of Pakistan Squash Federation (PSF), disbursed cash awards among the national junior players who produced good results in

Jahangir backs squash for Olympics

Pakistani squash legend Jahangir Khan on Thursday hailed the International Olympic Committee’s decision to consider the sport he once dominated for inclusion in the 2020 Games. The IOC recently put squash on

Mansoor advances in FMC Squash

Mansoor Zaman Khan and Yasir Butt advanced to the next round of the load-shedding-marred FMC International Squash Pakistan Circuit-II being played here at the Punjab Squash Complex. The continuous tripping of electricity

Nasir, Danish selected for Asian Jr Squash

Besides rising squash players Nasir Iqbal, Danish Atlas, Tayyab Aslam and Ali Bokhari have been selected for the for the Asian Junior Individual Squash Championship which will be held in Oman, Jordon,

FMC International Squash main round begins

The main qualifying round of the FMC International Squash Pakistan Circuit–II started here at the Punjab Squash Complex courts on Monday. Apart from a few foreign players all the participants are from

Seedings announced for COAS Squash

ISLAMABAD – Farhan Mehboob is the top seed in men’s category, while Saima Shoukat is number one seed in women’s category for the main round of the Chief of Army Staff Open squash tournament, which will be played from April 20 at Mushaf Ali Mir Squash Complex, Islamabad.
Secretary Punjab Squash Association Tariq Farooq Rana said that male players will compete for a total cash prize of Rs 400,000, while female players would vie for a reward of Rs 86,000. He said the seedings of the

Nasir clinches Junior Squash title

LAHORE – Nasir Iqbal defeated fellow team mate Sadam Ul Haq in the final to clinch the Punjab National Junior Squash Championship 2011, that concluded here at the PSA Complex on Monday. Iqbal took 21 minutes to undo the resistance extended by Sadam.
He won the match in three straight games and kept Sadam on his toes with challenging drop and cross court shots. In the girls category, winner Zoya Khalid was taken to full length by Riffat Khan, who won the opening game and kept

National Junior Squash final an all-PAF affair

LAHORE – It would be an all PAF final in the boys category of the Punjab National Junior Squash Championship and surprisingly, both the finalists of the girls event are from ZTBL.
Sadamul Haq and Nasir Iqbal, both the PAF players, beat their teammates in the semi-finals to set up a clash in the final while Zoya Khalid beat Zahab Khan of Sindh in the first semi-final to meet Riffat Khan also of ZTBL in the final after the latter defeated Samar Anjum of Punjab in the second

Junior Squash semis today

LAHORE – The semifinal matches of the Punjab National Junior Squash Championship 2011 will be played today here at the PSA Complex. On Saturday, the quarterfinal matches of the championship were played with the seeded players moving to the last four in all the age categories of under-11, 15, 17 and 19 of boys and girls.
Quarterfinal results:
Under-11: Mehran Javed (PAF) beat Salman Jilani (PAF) 15-13, 11-8, 11-8 24 -Min ; Ali Karamat (PAF) beat Arslan Ramzan (Pb)