The annual Asian Junior Individual championships starts tomorrow. At a colourful opening ceremony this evening Dr. Ramzi Tabbalat, president of the Jordan squash Federation, welcomed all participants and wished them success. Mr. Saeed Shokom, representative of his royal highness crown prince Hassan, declared the event open.
156 participants from 13 countries are taking part in 8 categories – boys and girls under 19, 17, 15 and 13.
Participating nations are as follows :
Hong Kong, Korea, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, India, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Kuwait, Iraq, Iran, Qatar and Jordan.