Two Pakistanis Tayyab Aslam and Asim Khan storms into 14th CNS International Squash C'ship quarters
Tayyab Aslam and Asim Khan made it to the quarterfinals of the 14th CNS International Squash Championship 2020 being played at Naval Complex, Squash Courts in Karachi.
Two Pakistanis Tayyab Aslam and Asim Khan made it to the quarterfinals of the 14th CNS International Squash Championship 2020 being played at Naval Complex, Squash Courts in Karachi.
Unseeded Egyptian Moustafa El Sirty pulled off the first major upset as he took just 19 minutes to post a 11-3, 11-6, 11-3 victory over his opponent to join the top seven in the next round. He is slated to face top seed Ivan Yuen of Malaysia in last-eight round on Thursday(today) after the latter outplayed unseeded Pakistani Israr Ahmed 11-5, 11-2, 11-6 in 22 minutes.
Second seed Tayyab Aslam of Pakistan dropped a game against unseeded compatriot Farhan Zaman while posting a 11-7, 7-11, 11-5, 11-5 victory in the second-round fixture lasting 40 minutes.
Now, Tayyab is up against seventh seeded Mohammad Syafiq Kamal of Malaysia.
Besides Tayyab, fifth seed Asim Khan became the second home player to make it to the quarters defeating unseeded Egyptian Omar ElKattan 11-8, 13-11, 11-6. Asim is drawn against third seed Mazen Gamal of Egpyt in the quarterfinal.