World juniors: Squash boys edge US to enter last eight

Mohd Syafiq Kamal got the equalising point for Malaysia in the Last 16 tie against US in the World Junior Team Championships in Namibia on Monday. Malaysia went on to win 2-1. - Filepic

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia booked a spot in the quarter-finals of the World Junior Team Squash Championships after edging past US 2-1 in the second round on Monday.

The juniors got off to a slow start in Windhoek, Namibia as the No.3 ranked player - Darren Chan struggled against Timothy Robert Brownell, losing 8-11, 3-11, 9-11 in 39 minutes.

Get 30% off with our ads free Premium Plan

Monthly Plan


Annual Plan


Billed as RM103.60/year

1 month

Free Trial

For new subscribers only

Cancel anytime. No ads. Auto-renewal. Unlimited access to the web and app. Personalised features. Members rewards.
Follow us on our official WhatsApp channel for breaking news alerts and key updates!

Next In Squash

Thanusaa adds national U-19 title to trophy cabinet
Selangor’s Jun Qian ends junior career on a high
Harleein comes out of short break to stand on brink of another victory
Raymond very much in demand as squash coach in Toronto
Sivasangari goes down fighting to England’s Kennedy
Sivasangari survives Windy City storm to move into last 16
Nicol: Top 10 target is for athletes to push themselves to get extra funds
Eain Yow can’t blow it at Windy City if he wants to stay in world’s top 20
Aaron believes his former charge can make smooth transition to new role
Wee Wern to embark on new adventure as coach after ending playing career

Others Also Read