Peshawar win male, female squash titles as Nowshera bag Athletic trophy in KP U-23 Games


PESHAWAR, Apr 16 (APP): Peshawar clinched the trophy of the female squash after defeating Nowshera in the final while District Nowshera bagged Athletic trophy after securing 37 points in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa U-23 Female Games being played at BISE Sports Complex on Saturday.

Director General Sports Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Miss Rashida Ghaznavi and Director Sports BISE Manzar Khan graced the occasion and distributed various trophies among the position holders.

The squash team of Peshawar comprising national ranking players Komal Khan, Laiba Ijaz and Kainat defeated Aysha, Aimen and Shezadi in straight sets. Laiba in the first match defeated her strong rival Aysha by 3-0, the score was 11-7, 11-6 and 11-5, Komal beat Aimen by 3-0, the score was 11-9, 11-7 and 11-6 and Kainat outclassed Shehzadi by 3-0, the score was 11-8, 11-7 and 11-6.