Pakistan’s men’s squash team has defeated India by 2-1 to qualify for the semi-final in the Asian Games. Nasir Iqbal and Noor Zaman won their matches for Pakistan in the match against India.
The competition between Pakistan and India was sensational, especially during the first battle in which Pakistan’s Noor Zaman and India’s Abhay Singh came face to face. The duration of the contest was 51 minutes, with Noor Zaman winning. The winning scores were 8-11, 12-10, 8-11 and 8-11.
In the second match, Asim Khan and Saruv Ghoshal faced each other, with the latter scoring three against the former.
There was a tie with the score at 1-1, after which Nasir Iqbal defeated Mahesh Mangunkar in the decider. The match between Nasir and Mahesh continued for 58 minutes in which the Pakistani player scored thrice. Nasir’s score in the decisive match was 6-11, 11-13, 11-9 and 8-11.
Earlier today, Pakistan also beat Singapore thrice. In the final group match, Pakistan will face Kuwait today.