LAHORE – Hasheesh Kumar and Zohaib Afzal Malik received double crowns within the eighth KC Indus Pharma Nationwide Seniors & juniors Tennis Championship, which concluded at Karachi Membership.
Within the juniors 18 singles remaining, Hasheesh beat Mahatir Muhammad 7-6, 6-1. In Juniors 18 doubles, Hasheesh, partnering with Ashar Mir, outsmarted Zaeem Ghaffor/Baqir Ali 6-1, 6-2 to finish the brace of titles.
One other promising participant Zohaib Afzal Malik (LGS DHA Section V) stole the present by successful double crowns. First, he clinched U-12 singles title, outlasting Samer Zaman 4-2, 4-2 after which received the second title when he, partnering with Samer Zaman, routed Abdul Wahab/Hadi Mehmood 4-2, 4-2 within the boys & women U- 12 doubles remaining. Zohaib thanked his father Aamir Malik, SA Gardens and coach M Khalid for his or her all-support and patronage, which helps him excel at increased degree. “I’ve excessive plans and goals, and with extra exhausting work and dedication, I’ll obtain them as nicely.”
Abdul Hannan of Lahore displayed top quality tennis expertise to defeat Asad Zaman 6-1, 6-3. The U-10 singles title was shared between Hajra (AAA Associates) and Abdul Rehman as the ultimate was rained out.
In women U-14 singles remaining, promising Inaya Sayeed performed excellent tennis in opposition to Aiza Jia and overwhelmed 4-1, 4-0. The finals of ladies 18 singles and males’s singles had been rained out and will likely be performed later. The 35 plus doubles remaining was received by Asad Ali Bhagat/Khalid Ali Nazer, who obtained stroll over in opposition to Anil Das/Bilal Anwar.
Saeed Ismail, Chairman Indus Pharma, graced the event as chief visitor whereas Iqbal Dada (Karachi Membership), Arif Mithani, Amin Service provider, Abdul Hafeez Moti, Javed Karin, Ali Masoor Zaidi, Noushad Ahmed, Asgher Baloch, Erum Bukhari, Raisa Ashfaq, Perween Akhter, Rafi Derbari, Rashid Malik, Ghulam Yaseen, Sarwar Hussain and Falk Naz had been additionally current.
Mr Saeed Ismail, introduced to carry subsequent version in 2022 with extra advantages for gamers. The Karachi Membership president, whereas thanking the sponsors, promised to proceed supporting tennis in future as nicely. Gulzar Firoz, Muhammad Khalid Rehmani, Abdul Hafez Moti, Amin Service provider, Javed Karim and Rashid Malik additionally spoke on the closing ceremony.