Who: Abhay Singh
What: Won U-19 Singapore Squash Open
When: 20 December 2015
India’s Abhay Singh on 20 December 2015 won the Under-19 Singapore Squash Open. In the final of the Old Chang Kee Singapore Open, he defeated second seed Alwin Chai of Malaysia.
He defeated Chai 11-8, 11-3, 11-8 in the final played at Singapore.
With this win, Abhay, the world number one junior player, has won seven junior titles in the year 2015. Out of seven titles, two of them are international titles.
In the first round, Abhay defeated Vivek Palaniappan of Singapore 11-2, 11-2, 11-1. He followed this up with a fighting win over Yusuke Ogata of Japan 13- 15, 11-3, 11-8, 10-12, 11-6.
In the semi-finals, he beat Kojiro Tan of Singapore 7-11, 11-5, 11-7, 11-7 for a place in the title round.