Commander Karachi Vice Admiral Khawaja Ghazanfar Hussain declared the final round open today by playing an opening shot at the Pakistan Navy Roshan Khan Jahangir Khan Squash complex, Karachi.
In first four matches Amir Atlas Khan made it to the quarter finals by beating Mansoor Zaman by 11-4,11-3,11-8 in 30 minutes. In another match Tayyab Aslam beat Nausherwan by 11-8, 11-13, 11-3, 11-9 in 51 minutes while Ali Mujtaba Shah Bukhari beat Haseeb Gul by 11-5, 11-9, 12-10 in 28 minutes. Asim Khan was defeated by M Saqib Yousuf by 11-6, 14-2, 11-6 in 44 minutes.
In other four matches Nasir iqbal beat Waqas Mehboob by 11-9, 11-4, 11-7 in 36 minutes while Farhan Mehboob defeated Danish Atlas Khan in a neck to neck competition of 114 minutes by 14-12, 11-16, 7-11, 9-11, 11-9. Khawaja Adil Maqbool beat Amaad Fareed in 22 minutes by 11-2, 11-8, 13-11. Farhan Zaman made it to the quarter finals by defeating Israar Ahmed by 11-7, 11-7, 11-5 in 22 minutes.
S. Ali Mujtaba Shah Bukhari will now face Amir Atlas Khan in the quarter finals while Tayyab Aslam will be playing against Nasir Iqbal. M. Saqib Yousuf will compete with Farhan Mehboob and Khawaja Adil Maqbool will challenge Farhan Zaman in the court.
The quarter finals will be played on 21st December 2013 at Pakistan Navy Roshan Khan Jahangir Khan Squash Complex from 01 p.m. to 04 p.m.