The 21st Asian Junior Team Championships were successfully concluded yesterday in Chennai, India. Pakistan beat India to claim the Junior Men's Team Champion while Malaysia defeated Hong Kong, China and won the Junior Women's Team Champion.
The Championships, which were held 8 - 12 February 2023, have attracted 10 Junior Men's Teams and 8 Junior Women's Team to participate. Mr. David Mui, MH JP, ASF President thanked Squash Rackets Federation of India of hosting a wonderful event, "We are glad to hear that the feedback of the participating teams and officials is great. I would like to thank Mr. Debendranath Sarangi, Chairman of the Organising Committee, for his leadership; and Mr. Cyrus Poncha, Championship Director, and his team for their dedication."
Mr. Mui continues, "My congratulations would go to Pakistan and Malaysia, who won the 21st Asian Junior Men's and Junior Women's Team Championship respectively. I would also like to thank the support of all the participating teams and officials. Last but not the least, my appreciation would also go to Major Maniam, Technial Delegate of the Championships, the 3 ASF's Appointed Referees: Srikanth Seshadri (India), Asif Khan (Pakistan) and Abdullah Arrffan (Singapore),"
Final Team Position:
Junior Men's Team - 1. Pakistan; 2. India; Co-3rd. Korea/Malaysia; 5. Japan; 6. Hong Kong, China; 7. Sri Lanka; 8. Singapore; 9. Kuwait; 10. Chinese Taipei
Junior Women's Team - 1. Malaysia; 2. Hong Kong, China; Co-3rd. India/Japan; 5. Korea; 6. Singapore; 7. Sri Lanka; 8. Chinese Taipei