Egypt, Malaysia to play Squash series with Pakistan

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Pakistan likely to host a $ 50,000 PSA event next year

ISLAMABAD, Sep 1 (APP): Egyptian and Malaysian Squash
Federations have shown interset in playing a bilateral Test Series with Pakistan.

Pakistan Squash Federation (PSF) vice president Qamar Zaman said Egyptian and Malaysian officials have assured him that they will come here and play a bilateral Test Series with Pakistani players.

“After Egyptian and Malaysian players visit here, our players
would go there for a series in return,” he told APP.

He said World Squash Federation (WSF) Chief Executive
Officer Andrew Shelley Pakistan will be provided with maximum Professional Squash Association (PSA) events.

He said Andrew Shelley was present in Poland where Pakistan clinched the 2016 World Team Junior Squash Championships title. “Andrew had assured us that Pakistan would be provided with a $50,000 PSA event next year,” he said.

“Currently Pakistan has 8 to 9 players who can outcome any
international player at a time it’s just that we need to groom them,” he said.

He also praised PSF President, Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman,
for doing all out efforts in encouraging and promoting the federation, the players and the game.