ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s Farhan Mehboob advanced into the semi final of the Chief of Naval Staff International Squash Championship as he defeated countryman Farhan Zaman in the quartefinal at Mushaf Squash Complex here on Thursday.
The world number 109 will meet world nubmer 28 Omar Abdel Meguid of Egypt in the semifinal on Friday.
In the quartfinal, he prevailed world number 55 Farhan Zaman 11-7, 9-11, 11-5, 11-7 in 36 minutes.
In another quartefinal, world number 77, Tayyab Aslam of Pakistan went down fighting hard against world number 30, Zahed Mohamed 11-7, 11-5, 6-11 and 11-9 in 45 minutes.
In the second semifinal to be played on Friday world number 49 Todd Harrity of USA will face Zahed Mohamed.
In the quartefinal Harrity defated world number 76 Peter Creed of Wales 12-10, 11-8 11-4 in 33 minutes.
Fixtures for Friday:-
1. 1st Semi Final (1500 Hrs) Omar Abdel Meguid Vs Farhan Mehboob
2. 2nd Semi Final (1600 Hrs) Todd Harrity Vs Zahed Mohamed