ISLAMABAD – Two Pakistani juniors made it to the semifinals of the totally different classes within the Penang Junior Open Squash Match 2019 in Malaysia on Friday.
Pakistan’s Ashab Irfan misplaced the quarterfinals in U-17 class. In Beneath-13 quarterfinal, Abdullah Nawaz thrashed New Zealand’s Rocce Holmes 3-0. Abdullah began the primary sport in commanding style and took the sport 11-6. He stored the identical strain within the second sport and gained it 11-7. It was extremely shut third sport, as each the gamers had been concerned in lengthy rallies, however as soon as once more Abdullah prevailed and gained it 11-9 to ebook berth in semifinals.
In Beneath-15, Pakistan rising star Huzaifa Ibrahim gained quarterfinal towards Hong Kong’s Arthur Regulation 3-0. Huzaifa took the primary sport 11-6 comfortably, however he confronted robust resistance within the second sport earlier than successful it 11-9 whereas he took the third sport 11-7 to maneuver into the semifinals. In Beneath-17, Ashab Irfan misplaced quarterfinal towards Malaysian Ishnat Shah 0-3, dropping 911, 611 and 6-11.