The Hamdard Delton Open Squash Championship 2018, the star SRFI rated tournament jointly sponsored by Hamdard Education Society and the Delton group concluded on Wednesday 14 Feb 2018 at the Society’s Talimabad campus in Sangam Vihar, New Delhi. This year a record 410 players from all over the country participated in the 5-day championship. The winners were as under:
Girls U/11-Anahat Singh Boys U/11-Dev sharma Women-Sachika ingle
Girls U/11-Akshay shri Boys U/13-Ansh Tripathi Men-Ranjit Singh
Girls U/15-Diksha Aurobindo Boys U/15-Jaivir Singh Dhillion
Girls U/17-Navmi Sharma Boys U/17-Sankalp Anand
Prof. Furqan Qamar, Secretary General, Association of Indian Universities [AIU] was the Chief Guest. He congratulated the winners stressing the importance of a healthy competitive spirit in life. Commenting on the rising standard of squash, Tournament Director, Mr. Syed Samar Hamid and Mr. Vijay Kumar Goel expressed great hope of seeing greater number of Indian players making it to the International level. They exhorted the participants to improve their national ranking by giving progressively improved performance.
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Source: Times of India, March15, 2018 (Thursday) p.06
Coutesy: Ms. Misbah, Librarian-HPS