Hasnaat swoops to take title with dominant display at Charing Cross

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Berkhamsted Lawn Tennis & Squash Rackets Club starlet Hasnaat Farooqi battled to victory at the U19 Squash Open at Charing Cross Club.

Hasnaat, 15, had a tough task but his persistence in the rallies propelled him to success and he managed to get to the finals against Number 1 seed Sebastian Chichizola.

Hasnaat Farooqi receives his winners' trophy PNL-140721-135311002

Hasnaat Farooqi receives his winners' trophy PNL-140721-135311002

Hasnaat had a hard time at the beginning of each game, being down each time, but he dug deep and won the final without dropping a game.

It was a tough match, but his opponent brought the best out of Hasnaat when it really mattered.

The competition was a particularly illustrious one, held by top England Coach Ben Ford.