Pakistan to participate in Asian Junior Squash Championship

Pakistan Squash team comprising seven players will participate in Asian Junior Individual Squash Championship scheduled to be played in Chennai, India from 26th to 29th of this month.

Abbas Zeb and Uzair Shaukat would play in Under-19 category, Haris Qasim and Asad Ullah Khan will play in U-17, Muhammad

Hamza Khan and Muhammad Ashab Irfan would play in U-15 category whereas Anas Ali Bukhari would play in U-13 age group.

Fazal Shah would accompany the team as coach during the event.

According to the seeding released by Asian Squash Federation, Abbas Zeb has been placed at No 4 and Uzair Shaukat at No 12.

In U-17, Haris Qasim has been seeded No 5 and Asad Ullah at No 16. In U-15 category, Muhammad Hamza Khan has been seeded No 3 and M Ashab Irfan is seeded at No 8.

The selected players were kept under training at Pakistan National Squash Academy in Islamabad for preparation of the Championship.

The team has proceeded to Karachi and after four days training in Karachi, it will leave for Chennai on Sunday.

Source: Radio Pakistan