POSTED DAE : Aug. 20, 2017
Amman (Jordan): India's medals tally swelled by an additional silver and a bronze in the Asian junior individual squash championship which concluded here on Saturday. India thus returned with three silver and seven bronze medals.
India had already won two silver with the final match involving Tushar Shahani in the U-17 boys's section still to end. The Mumbai lad went down to the top seed Siow Yee Xian of Malaysia in straight games 11-7, 11-4, 11-7. The loss meant, Tushar settled for a silver.
The girls had won the six bronze medals as reported earlier and the seventh was earned by another semi-final loser Paarth Ambani in the U-13 boys' section. Yuvraj Wadhwani had beaten him in the semi-final.