Sports: Squash: Mansoor in National Junior Squash quarters


Karachi: Unseeded Mansoor cruised into the quarterfinals of 8th DG Rangers Sindh National Junior Squash 2014 after beating Mohammad Adil Faqir here at Sindh Rangers Jahangir Khan Squash Complex on Wednesday.

Mansoor faced little resistance from Adil, who got a walk over against favorite Nasir Iqbal in the first round. Mansoor recorded an 11-2, 11-5, 11-5 victory to enter into the quarterfinals of the tournament.

Meanwhile, unseeded Zahir Shah dispatched seasoned sixth seed Khawja Adil Maqbool. Adil retired hurt from the match when Zahir was leading by 6-11, 11-5, 11-5 score.

Meanwhile, unseeded Madina Zafar stunned third seed Zahab Khan recording a convincing 12-10, 11-8, 11-3 triumph in women’s second round match.

Results:

Men’s second round:

Mansoor Zaman (KPK) bt M Adil Faqir (KPK) 11-2, 11-5, 11-5

Zahir Shah (KPK) bt (6) Khawja Adil Maqbool (Sindh) 6-11, 11-5, 11-5 rtd hurt

(5) Tayyab Aslam (ZTBL) bt Faizan Khan (Sindh) 11-6, 11-6, 11-5

(3) Danish Atlas (KPK) bt Asim Khan (SNGPL) 11-7, 11-9, 11-2

(4) Farhan Mehboob (Wapda) bt Saddam Ul Haq (Army) 6-11, 11-9, 11-3, 11-5

(8) Ammad Farid (SNGPL) bt Waqar Mehboob (KPK) 11-1, 11-6, 11-9

(7) Shaikh Saquib (Punjab) bt Salman Zeb (KPK) 11-2, 13-11, 11-3

(2) Farhan Zaman (PAF) bt Mohammad Farhan (SNGPL) 11-6, 11-2, 11-4

Women’s second round:

(1) Sadia Gul (SNGPL) bt Habiba Khan (ZTBL) 11-7, 11-4, 11-4

(8) Zoya Khalid (ZTBL) bt Farha Manzoor (Punjab) 11-2, 11-8, 11-4

(5) Saima Shoukat (Wapda) bt Amina Latif (ZTBL) 6-11, 11-6, 11-3, 11-6

Madina Zafar (SNGPL) bt (3) Zahab Khan (Sindh) 12-10, 11-8, 11-3

Aiman Shahbaz (Punjab) bt Amina Fayyaz (Sindh) 11-4, 10-12, 7-11, 11-5, 11-7

Riffat Khan (ZTBL) bt (6) Anam Aziz (Sindh) 11-9, 11-7, 11-8

(7) Roshana Mehboob (ZTBL) bt Noor Ul Ain Ijaz (Punjab) 11-5, 11-3, 11-6

(2) Samar Anjum (Punjab) bt Faiza Zafar (Sindh) 11-7, 11-3, 11-5

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