Thursday, 26/5/2017, It will be a final showdown for Ivan Yuen and Muhd Nafiizwan Adnan in the OHANA 33rd National Squash Championships 2017. This will be the 2nd finals for both Ivan Yuen and Muhd Naffizwan Adnan in the nationals. Last year Nafiizwan won against Ivan Yuen 3-1 in the finals. ” Everyone wants to win the nationals, certainly I do. I will try my very best again Wan tomorrow”s said Ivan Yuen. This will be a very interesting match to watch as this year both of them have meet twice with Ivan Yuen won once and Nafiizwan won once.
While for the Women Premier, tops seeds, Nicol David and Rachel Arnold both meet the expectation to reach the finals. Earlier Nicol David won 3-1 against Andrea Lee. Although she lost the first set, Nicol came back to the the second, third and forth set with easy. In the other semi finals, Rachel Arnold did not had any problem winning her match against her best friend, Teh Min Jie in three sets, 3-0. This will be the first time Rachel is in the finals for the nationals. She will definitely give her best against Nicol David.
For the rest for the rest of the divisions, Siow Yee Xian secure his first Nationals Championship for Division 1 Men. He defeated Mohd Amir Farhan 3-2 in the final. Siow manage to keep his composure to ensure the win. Mohd Amir Farhan who was a former national player, did not give in easily to Siow who is currently training full time in BJSS. For the Women’s Division 1, it was a sweet revenge for Jessica Keng who won her final match against Sharon Wee. Jessica won her match 3-1 to avenge her last year lost to Sharon Wee. This is her first Nationals Championships Division 1 Women for Jessica Keng.
Final match will be today (26/5/2017) at NSC Squash Complex, Jalan Duta. Matches beins at 5.45 pm today.