QATAR’S Syed Azlan Amjad defended the ASPIRE Academy Professional Squash Association (PSA) Satellite Tournament title, beating compatriot Umair Zaman 11-8, 11-7, 11-9 in the final.
Qatar’s No.2 player Syed was in his element against Umair in the final played at the academy courts.
Syed beat Jordan’s Mohammed El Saeed in the semifinal.
Umair made it to the final after beating academy product Hamad Al Amari.
“This tournament was a great experience for all participants. I’m sure it has helped improve our game. On the one hand, it provided an opportunity to improve our PSA rankings. It also gave us the chance to compete against other strong talents from around the world.
“We’ll take the experience of playing against some of the top players to good use as we play in big events in future,” said Syed.
The tournament’s second edition featured 16 players from the PSA circuit.