afternoon witnessed mixed results for the Jordanian junior squad in the Hong
Kong Junior Open 2012. Mohammad Al Sarraj playing in the BU15
category advanced to the second round after defeating Li Chi Hei from Hong Kong
3/0 (11-1, 11-4, 12-10).
In the BU17 category Ali Assaf of Jordan
strolled into the second round after an easy win over Kwong Cheuk Hin Martin
from Hong Kong beating him 3/0 (11-0, 11-4, 11-4).
Abu Laban playing in
the BU15 category played very well in his second match of the day but was
unable to handle the larger Ampandi Mohd Aqif from Malaysia. Abu Laban lost the
match 3/0 (11-8, 11-7, 13-11) but won the respect and appreciation of his
The other loss
of the day for the Jordanians was in the BU13 category and at the hands of Chu
Shun Ting from Hong Kong who defeated Mahmoud Ayesh from Jordan 3/0
(11-7, 11-3, 11-2).