Thursday, May 23

Amrit clinches gold in 3 consecutive editions of the National Games

By a Staff Reporter

Pokhara – Amrit Thapa Magar of Gandaki Province clinched gold in the men’s singles squash competition at the 9th National Games.

With the competitive victory over Arahant Keshar Singh of Bagmati Province in a set of 3-2 on the squash court at Pokhara Stadium, Amrit won gold in 3 consecutive editions of the National Games.

Amrit defeated Arahant in the seventh national game and beat Prabin Kanskar in the eighth to win the gold.

Amrit won the first set by 12-10 and lost the second by 8-11. While Amrit won the third set by 12-10, Arahant won the fourth by 9-11. Amrit sidelined Arahant in the decisive fifth set by 11-8 to bag the gold.

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