Pak players in QF in Nepal International badminton series

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LAHORE, Dec 14 (APP):Pakistan’s top Badminton players
Rizwan Azam, Palwasha Bashir and Mahoor Shahzad breezed into
the quarterfinals of men singles and women singles after
winning their respective ties in Nepal International
Series Badminton Tournament in Katmandu on Wednesday.
Pak players truck fine performance underling their
talent with technique ,astutute planning and superior
physical fitness. Rizwan Azam & Kashif Sulhari moved into
the men doubles quarter finals and Palwasha Bashir & Saima
Waqas sailed into the women doubles quarterfinals, said
the information made available here.
Pakistan Badminton team comprising six players 3 male
and 3 female are participating in Nepal International
Series Badminton Tournament which will conclude on December 17.
The event is World Ranking Badminton Tournament of
Badminton World Federation and will help in establishing
Pakistani players ranking.
Rizwan Azam beat Duc Giung from Vietnam 21-17,21-17,
Palwasha Bashir beat Nafha Nasrullah from Maldives by 21-4,21-8,
Mahoor Shahzad beat Nangsal Tamang (number 4 seeded in the
tournament) from Nepal by 21-18,21-19.
Rizwan Azam will meet Abhisk Yelegar (India) in men
singles quarterfinal. Palwasha Bashir will play quarterfinal
against Aghaei Hajiagha (Iran) and Mahoor Shahzad will play
against Devi Yunita Indah Sari (Indonesia) in the quarterfinal
of women singles.
In the men doubles quarterfinal Rizwan Azam & Kashif
Sulhari (PAK) will play Dipesh Dhami & Ratnajit Tamang (Nepal)
and women doubles Palwasha Bashir & Saima Waqas (PAK) will
take on Anoushka Parikh & Harika Veludurthi (India) in
the quarterfinal slated for December 15.