Very delighted to inform you that we have received 27 nominations from 8 countries for 7 categories of the ASF Performance Awards and 15 nominations from 6 countries for 4 categories of the ASF Coaches Awards this year in total.
Below are the list of awards recipients for the two awards proposed by the Selection Panel and endorsed by ManCom: -
ASF Performance Awards 2014
1) Dato Alex Lee Award – Outstanding Performance of the Year (Senior)
a) Men : Abdullah Kh. Al-Mezayen (Kuwait)
b) Women : Nicol David (Malaysia)
2) Hassan Musa Award – Outstanding Performance of the Year (Junior)
a) Boy : Kush Kumar (India)
b) Girl : Vanessa Raj Gnanasigamani (Malaysia)
3) ASF Award – Outstanding Team of the Year
a) Men's Team : India Men's Team – Asian Games 2014
b) Women's Team : Malaysia Women's World Team 2014
4) ASF Development Award – The Most Improved Team of the Year
Pakistan Junior Squash Team
ASF Coaches Awards 2014
**1) Coach of the Year : Nasser Sayed Zahran (Kuwait) for Individual Event & Cyrus Poncha (India) for Team Event
2) Junior Coach of the Year : Leung Kan Fai Dick (Hong Kong, China)
3) Development Coach of the Year : Kang Ho Suck (Korea)
4) Coaches Certificate of Recognition : Ifrahim Gul (Malaysia), Shamsul Bahary Salleh (Malaysia)
**In view of the outstanding achievements of two coaches Nasser Sayed Zahran (Kuwait) and Cyrus Poncha (India) in the Asian Games 2014, this year the “Coach of the Year” is awarded to both of them but presenting in two separate categories – Nasser Sayed Zahran for Individual Event and Cyrus Poncha for Team Event, especially both coaches leading his team or player to win the first-ever gold medal in the most prestigious event in Asia.
Many congratulations to all the above award winners and special thanks to all the Selection Panel members. The awards will be presented at the forthcoming Asian Individual Championships 2015 held in May in Kuwait.
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