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Jagtap loses, Indian challenge ends in World Jr Squash

other Updated: Jul 31, 2010 13:32 IST

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Indian challenge at the World Junior Squash Championships came to an end after Aditya Jagtap lost in straight games to Egypt's Amr Khaled Khalifa in the quarterfinals of the event in Quito, Ecuador.

Aditya lost 5-11 2-11 2-11 to Khalifa, a former British Junior Open (Under-15 and Under-17) champion.

In other quarterfinals, the Egyptian domination continued with Marwan El Shorbagy beating compatriot Ali Ashraf El Karargy 11-6 11-6 11-7 to enter the last-four stage.

Pakistan's Farhan Zaman beat broke the monotony by defeating Mohamed El Sherbini 12-10 11-9 8-11 11-7 in a hard-fought contest.

England's Charles Sharpes was the other semifinalist after a 11-8 11-7 11-4 win over Egypt's Ali Farag.