LAHORE, May 5 (APP): Two major upsets were recorded in the quarter
finals of the 4th international men’s squash championship when high-flying Israr Ahmed stunned top seed Farhan Zaman and determined Amaad Fareed showed exit to Tayyab Aslam to breeze into the semi finals here on Thursday at the Punjab Squash Complex.
In the first quarterfinal of day, Israr Ahmed prevailed over fancied
Farhan Zaman 12/14, 11/13, 11/3, 11/3, 11/6 in a marathon 59-minute encounter, emerging victorious with greater anticipation and zest.
Farhan started the match well and but Israr showed his class as both
fought for each and every point. Both were tied at 12-12 and then Farhan utilized all his skills to win the first game 14-12. The second game was also contested very closely as both were once again tied at 11-11 and it was Farhan whose experienced helped him win the game 13-11.