The 21st Asian Individual Squash Championship for Men and Women organized by Pakistan Squash Federation (PSF) concluded on December 19, 2021 at Mushaf Squash Complex, Islamabad. The men’s event comprised 32 players, whereas, the women’s event had a 16 players’ draw. Apart from Pakistan, a group of international players, officials and referees from Hong Kong, Iran, Kuwait, Malaysia, Qatar, Singapore and Sri Lanka participated in the tournament.
The finals of men and women events were played on December 19 as well. Air Marshal Aamir Masood, Senior Vice President PSF, graced the closing ceremony as chief guest and awarded trophies and prize money amongst the finalists. Squash legends, Mr. Qamar Zaman and Mr. Jansher Khan, along with event sponsors, also attended the prize distribution ceremony.
The women’s final was played between Tong Tsz Wing from Hong Kong and Rachel Mae Arnold from Malaysia wherein Tong Tsz Wing defeated Rachel Mae Arnold with a game score of 3-0 (11-8, 13-11 and 11-5) in 34 minutes. The men’s final was played between Eain Yow Ng from Malaysia and Yip Tsz Fung from Hong Kong in which Eain Yow Ng clinched the men’s title of the 21st Asian Squash Championship. He defeated Yip Tsz Fung with a game score of 3-0 (11-6, 13-11 and 11-9) in 40 minutes and won the championship finals.
Successful hosting of the mega event is reflective of Pakistan's commitment to the promotion of sports within the country and at the international level.
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