Asim Khan beaten in Abu Dhabi Open quarter-finals

Asim Khan defeated qualifier Navid Maleksabet 11-13 11-8 11-8 11-7 in the 1st round of the 2018 Abu Dhabi Open being staged at the Dhabi Golf Club in the United Arab Emirates before eventually bowing-out of the Professional Squash Association (PSA) M10 World Tour event to top seed Omar Abdel Meguid of Egypt 11-5 11-5 11-6 in the quarter-finals.

PSA M10 Men's Abu Dhabi Open 2018, Abu Dhabi Golf Club, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Quarter-finals:
[1] Omar Abdel Meguid (EGY) bt [6] Asim Khan (PAK)
11-5, 11-5, 11-6 (42m)
[7] Tayyab Aslam (PAK) bt [4] Ammar Altamimi (KUW)
11-9, 11-7, 11-5 (40m)
[3] Ramit Tandon (IND) bt [8] Robert Downer (ENG)
11-6, 11-4, 11-3 (31m)
[5] Shehab Essam (EGY) bt [2] Mazen Gamal (EGY)
11-7, 9-11, 11-8, 7-11, 8-4 ret. (75m)

1st round:
[1] Omar Abdel Meguid (EGY) bt [WC] Marwan Tarek (EGY)
11-8, 11-6, 3-11, 11-5 (52m)
[6] Asim Khan (PAK) bt [Q] Navid Maleksabet (IRI)
11-13, 11-8, 11-8, 11-7 (65m)
[7] Tayyab Aslam (PAK) bt Sajad Zareian (IRI)
11-6, 11-7, 1-11, 11-8 (50m)
[4] Ammar Altamimi (KUW) bt [Q] Amaad Fareed (PAK)
11-8, 9-11, 11-6, 11-4 (54m)
[3] Ramit Tandon (IND) bt Abdullah Al Muzayen (KUW)
11-4, 2-0 ret. (20m)
[8] Robert Downer (ENG) bt [Q] Khaled Labib (EGY)
11-9, 11-9, 4-11, 5-11, 11-8 (70m)
[5] Shehab Essam (EGY) bt [Q] Kashif Asif (PAK)
11-3, 11-5, 11-3 (30m)
[2] Mazen Gamal (EGY) bt Israr Ahmed (PAK)
11-6, 11-13, 13-11, 11-6 (65m)

Qualifying finals:
Amaad Fareed (PAK) bt Yousif Nizar Saleh (KUW)
11-4, 11-8, 11-5 (42m)
Khaled Labib (EGY) bt Syed Ali Mujtaba Shah Bokhari (PAK)
11-5, 6-11, 10-12, 11-1, 12-10 (55m)
Navid Maleksabet (IRI) bt Mohammad Almasoud (KUW)
8-11, 8-11, 11-7, 12-10, 11-5 (70m)
Kashif Asif (PAK) bt Aamir Khan (PAK)
9-11, 3-11, 11-9, 11-7, 12-10 (66m)

1st qualifying round:
Amaad Fareed (PAK) bt Ali Miski (LIB)
11-6, 11-5, 11-5 (15m)
Yousif Nizar Saleh (KUW) bt Ahmed Al Kiremli (IRQ)
9-11, 11-4, 11-9, 11-5 (38m)
Khaled Labib (EGY) bt Adrian Leanza (USA)
11-6, 13-11, 11-6 (50m)
Syed Ali Mujtaba Shah Bokhari (PAK) bt Ahmad Al Mudhaf (KUW)
11-8, 11-3, 11-7 (25m)
Navid Maleksabet (IRI) bt Omar Elkattan (EGY)
11-4, 11-8, 9-11, 11-7 (37m)
Mohammad Almasoud (KUW) bt Mohammed Jafari (IRI)
11-7, 11-8, 11-7 (30m)
Kashif Asif (PAK) bt Ravi Dixit (IND)
11-6, 9-11, 11-4, 7-11, 11-6 (62m)
Aamir Khan (PAK) bt Soheil Shameli (IRI)
11-6, 12-10, 11-5 (36m)

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