05-Feb, Day FIVE, Finals:
India and Malaysia win Gold in HK
BOYS' FINAL:  India 2-0  Malaysia
Velavan Senthilkumar 3-0 Ong Sai Hung
12/10, 11/0, 11/2
Abhay Singh 3-2 Darren Rahul 10/12, 7/11,
11/5, 14/12, 11/6
GIRLS' FINAL:  Malaysia 2-0  Hong Kong
Sivasangari Subramanian 3-1 Hiu Lam Liu 11/5, 11/5, 9/11,
Andrea Lee 3-1 Cheng Nga Ching
11/9, 11/6, 11/13, 11/4
After five days of competition, India and Malaysia
claimed the of Boys' and Girls' team champions of the Bright
Smart Securities 18th Asian Junior Squash Team Championships
boys came first, as top seeds India took on defending champions
Malaysia, aiming reclaiming the title they lost in 2013 and
Senthikumar gave India the advantage with a straight-games win
over Ong Sai Hung. India's number two Abhay Singh recovered from
two games down to clinch the triumph for India by beating
Malaysian Darren Rahul in a tough five setter.
Kong and Pakistan took the bronze medals.
The Girls' final was a repeat of 2015 between Hong Kong and
Malaysia. Subramaniam gave Malaysia the lead with a 3-1
win over Lui Hiu Lam, and Andrea Lee made sure that the top
seeds retained the title as she beat Cheng Nga Ching, also in
The Prize Presentation Ceremony was held after
all the matches finished, Mr. David Mui, MH, JP, the President
of Asian Squash Federation and Chairman of Hong Kong Squash
along with Mr. Edmond Hui, Chief Executive Officer, Bright Smart
Securities, Mr. Yeung Tak Keung, JP, Commissioner for Sports,
Home Affair Bureau, Mr. Kelvin Leung, Chief Leisure Manager
(Sports Funding), Leisure and Cultural Services Department, Mr.
Won-Kwan Kim, Vice President, Asian Squash Federation, Mr.
Debendranath Sarangi, Vice President, Asian Squash Federation,
Mr. Fayez Abdullah S. Al-Mutairi, Vice President, Asian Squash
Federation, Mr. Duncan Chiu, Secretary General, Asian Squash
Federation and Mr. Cedric Tyen, Honorary Treasurer, Asian Squash
Federation were invited to the grand ceremony and to present the
prizes and to share the joy with all the winning teams.
04-Feb, Day Four:
The Bright Smart Securities 18th Asian
Junior Squash Championships 2017 Boys' and Girls' Teams
finalists emerged today after four exciting semi-finals held at
Hong Kong Squash Centre.
 India 2-0  Hong Kong ,  Malaysia
2-1  Pakistan
 Malaysia 2-1  Japan ,  Hong Kong
2-0  Singapore
Kong Girls team featuring Lui Hiu Lam, Cheng Nga Ching, Chan
Sin Yuk and Tang Yan Yi halted Singapore to advance to the final
for four time in a row. Third string Chan Sin Yuk gave
Hong Kong the lead by winning in straight games over Chan Hui
Lynn in the opening match, and Lui Hiu Lam settled the
battle with a straight games win over Sivkumar Sneha.
The Hong Kong girls will meet defending Champion Malaysia
who beat Japan 2-1 in their semi-final encounter. Zoe
Foo put Malaysia ahead, Satomi Watanabe levelled the
match with a 3-1 win over Sivasangari Subramaniam, and Aifa
Azman took the decider foir Malaysia.
In the Boys' event India claimed the
first place in the final by defeating Hong Kong 2-0 in two
vigorous matches in front of the packed crowd.
at the top string, Chan Chi Ho started off with an aggressive
style against Ranjit Singh, but the Indian managed to grasp the
crucial shots and to finish off in four games. Hong Kong No.1
Lai Cheuk Nam played a fierce see-saw match against British
Junior Open title holder, Valavan Senthilkumar before
losing in five games.
fought back from a match down to secure their spot in the boy's
final. Pakistan made a good start with a five-game victory by
Mansoor Zaman, Ong Sai Hung tied the match for
Malaysia and Darren Rahul closed the match out with a 3-0
win in the decider.
The finals will start at 12.30 and 15.00 tomorrow at Hong Kong
Squash Centre for free admission. Welcome you all to come and
support our players!
03-Feb, Day Three:
Semis Set in Hong Kong
The Pool Matches of the Bright Smart Securities 18th Asian
Junior Squash Team Championships 2017 were wrapped up today at
Hong Kong Squash Centre, with the semi-finalists in both events
Kong girls remained unbeaten to confirm their top place in
pool B with a 2-1 win over Japan. They will meet Singapore
for a place in the final, while top seeds Malaysia face
On the boy’s side, in Pool A top seeds India made it five
wins out of five to finish top while Pakistan beat Iran
3-0 to clinch second spot and a place in the semis.
In Pool B defending champions Malaysia beat Hong Kong
3-0 to leave three teams on four wins. Countback determinded tha
Malaysia finished top, Hong Kong second and Jordan, who earlier
beat Malaysia, miss out on the semis.
 India 2-0  Hong Kong
 Malaysia 2-1  Pakistan
 Malaysia 2-1  Japan
 Hong Kong 2-0  Singapore
5 / 0
4 / 1
3 / 2
2 / 3
1 / 4
0 / 5
 Hong Kong
 Sri Lanka
4 / 1
4 / 1
4 / 1
2 / 3
1 / 4
0 / 5
4 / 0
3 / 1
2 / 2
0 / 4
1 / 3
 Sri Lanka
3 / 0
2 / 1
1 / 2
0 / 3
02-Feb, Day TWO:
Jordan shock champions Malaysia
as semis approach ...
The second day of pool matches of
Bright Smart Securities 18th Asian Junior Squash Championships
2017 saw Hong Kong Boy’s and Girl’s teams carry on their winning
streaks to stay top of their pools.
Kong boys produced a solid win in the first match against Sri
Lanka and came through a tough encounter with Jordan. Chan Wui
Ki recorded the first win, however Jordan levelling up the match
as beating Lai Cheuk Nam in four games. In the deciding match,
Chan Chi Ho fought hard to survive in four close games.
The biggest upset today came as Jordan beat defending champions
and second seeds Malaysia in at 2-1 to open up Pool B. The Hong
Kong Boys now meet Malaysia, and Jordan play Singapore to decide
In Pool A, top seeds India beat Pakistan 3-0 to secure top spot
with just Macau to play. Pakistan and Iran meet to decide whoi
joins India in the semis.
There were no surprises in the girls matches, the Hong Kong
girls team including Liu Hiu Lam, Cheng Nga Ching and Chan Sin
Yuk maintained their sharp form by defeating India in the
anticipated three nil victory. They will face Japan tomorrow to
determine who earns a more advantageous place in the knock out
Meanwhile top seeds Malaysia finished top of the pool A with a
clean sweep of 3-0 wins, and Singapore and Korea meet to decide
the last semi-final place.
01-Feb, Day ONE:
Seeds sail through opening day
The Bright Smart Securities 18th Asian Junior Squash Team
Championships kicked off at Hong Kong Squash Centre with 18
matches as all the seeded teams won to secure the top spot in
all four pools of both boys and girls team events.
the boy’s event, Pakistan took charge in Pool A by defeating
Korea and Macau 3-0 while top seeds India came beat Japan
3-0, but lost the last leg to Korea to finish 2-1.
Hong Kong, the local favourites consisting of Lai Cheuk Nam,
Chan Wui Ki, Chan Chi Ho and Ho Ka Hei, are top of Pool B after
winning two comfortable straight games against Singapore and
Chinese Taipei. Defending champions Malaysia also got safely
through with two wins over Singapore and Malaysia to take second
In the girl’s event, top seed and defending champions Malaysia
passed through Macau and Chinese Taipei to dominate pool A.
Second seeded Hong Kong featuring Lui Hiu Lam, Cheng Nga Ching,
Chan Sin Yuk and Tang Yan Yi, clinched a comprehensive victory
over Sir Lanka to top Pool B.
Full Draws & Results
Day TWO Results
Day ONE Results
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