Yasshmita, Ameeshenraj win UWE award for rapid progress

Solid run: J. Yasshmita best result this year came at the Ipswich Challenger Cup in February, where she reached the semi-finals. Inset: C. Ameeshenraj. — UWE

PETALING JAYA: Rising squash player J. Yasshmita’s hard work and sacrifice has yielded result.

And it did not come as a surprise when the 19-year-old was named as the women’s Most Improved Player of the Year during the squash awards ceremony held at the University of West England (UWE) on Tuesday.

Subscribe now for a chance to win your dream holiday!

Monthly Plan


Annual Plan


Billed as RM148.00/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

A stroll in the park for Malaysians at worlds in Houston
Harith and Wa Sern have gone beyond expectations, says Maniam
Far-sighted approach as ACE get Faragallah to shape up youths
Eain Yow says sports psychologists play a big role in player’s career
Harith narrowly loses to S. Korea’s Joo-young in semi-finals
Unstoppable Harith storms into world junior semis
Four squash stars in new Fast Track RTG plan
Xin Ying returns with a bang to bag Ace Challenger crown
He is a Khoo-l man
It all falls into place in the nick of time for Teng Hin and Soyza brothers

Others Also Read