Pakistan outplays World-V in Squash Series

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ISLAMABAD, July 13 (APP): Pakistan sealed the Squash Series
beating World-V by 3-2 Thursday here at Mushaf Complex.
In the first match, France’s Lucas Serme beat Pakistan’s Ahsan
Ayaz by 14/12, 7/11, 11/1, 11/5 while Pakistan’s Amaad Fareed beat
England’s Nathan Lake by 11/3, 11/4, 7/11, 11/13, 7/11 in the second
match of the day.
In the third and last match Pakistan’s Farhan Mehboob beat
Egypt’s Karim Al-Fathi by 11/4, 11/7, 11/4.
Vice Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force, Air Marshal Asad Lohdi,
who was the chief guest on the occasion awarded trophies to the winners and runners up of the tournament. Pakistan’s Farhan Mahboob was declared winner of the series.
It may be mentioned here that on the first day of the series
Israr beat Todd by 11/7, 11/6, 4/11, 12/10 while Hong Kong’s Leo Au
beat Pakistan’s Farhan Zaman by 15/13, 11/8, 11/9.
Pakistan Squash Federation (PSF) has been putting tremendous
efforts for the promotion of Squash in the country.
In a bid to revive international squash in the country, PSF
intends to send a message across the world that Pakistan has all the
potential to conduct mega squash activities and to host top world
players in an efficient manner.
Air Marshal Shahid Akhtar Alvi, Senior Vice President, PSF,
Former Squash Legend Qamar Zaman were also present on the occasion.