Chief of Army Staff International Squash Championship 2016 concluded

Rawalpindi, October 02, 2016 (PPI-OT): COAS International Squash Championship, 2016 concluded here today at Mushaf Squash Complex Islamabad. Omar Abdul Meguid, from Egypt won the championship by defeating Ivan Yuen of Malaysia in three straight games.

COAS Gen Raheel Sharif witnessed the match and distributed trophies and prizes among the winners as Chief Guest. Championship was organized by Army Sports Directorate in collaboration with Pakistan Squash Federation. This Championship, an annual feature on the Pakistan Squash Federation calendar has been revived this year after a suspension for 8 years in a bid to woo international sports and contribute to building a healthy society.

Besides Pakistan, world ranking players from Egypt, France, Hong Kong, Jordan, Malaysia and USA also participated in the week long championship. COAS congratulated the winners and organizers of the tournament. Chief of Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman was also present on the occasion.

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