"Then We revived you after your death, so that you may be appreciative." (Al-Baqarah: 56)
  • Thursday 03, December 2020
ACE News Logo

Nosherwan in EM Noll Classic semi-finals

Nosherwan in EM Noll Classic semi-finals

KARACHI: Pakistan’s Nosherwan Khan reached the semi-finals of the $5,000 EM Noll Classic at Racquet Club of Philadelphia on Sunday.

He qualified for the main round by defeating Alex Ingham of England 11-6, 11-9, 8-11, 11-9 in 52 minutes. He also stunned fourth seed Reuben Phillips from England 11-9, 9-11, 11-7, 11-2 in 43 minutes.

He then surprised fifth seed Henrik Mustonen from Finland 11-5, 4-11, 11-8, 12-10 in 55 minutes. He will face top seed Dylan Cunningham from the US in the semi-finals. Seventh seed Hamza Bukhari defeated Noah Browne from Bermuda 11-3, 11-8, 4-11, 11-8 in 67 minutes in the main first round, but lost to third seed David Baillargeon from Canada 6-11, 11-9, 7-11, 3-11 in 53 minutes in the quarter-finals.