Ivan gets another big scalp as Aifa storms into third round


Giant task: Aifa Azman will play world No. 3 Hania El Hammamy of Egypt in the third round.

PETALING JAYA: Ivan Yuen notched another win over a top 30 player to storm into the third round at the Hong Kong Open squash championships yesterday, joining Aifa Azman.

The Malaysian, who had on Monday ended a first round jinx since May by beating Hungarian Balazs Farkas (14-12, 6-11, 8-11, 11-6, 11-0), rose to the occasion again to beat world No. 21 Omar Mosaad of Egypt 11-3, 10-12, 11-5, 11-5 in a 49-minute second-round clash.

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