Yash defeated Czech Republic Marek Panacek 10–12, 11–5, 11–4 and 11–5 in the final.
After the victory, Yash said- My ultimate goal is to win the World Junior Championship title.
Dainik BhaskarFeb 24, 2020, 10:13 PM IST Sports Desk. India's top seed Yash Phadte won the French Junior Squash Championship. He defeated second seed Marek Panacek of the Czech Republic 10–12, 11–5, 11–4 and 11–5 in the final. It is one of the oldest competitions of junior squash. Earlier, Yash defeated France's Taufik Mekhalfi 8–11, 11–8, 6–11, 11–6, 11–9 in a five-set match.
Earlier, Phadte had defeated Lian Keeling of Switzerland 11-4,11-2,11-1 in the pre-quarterfinals, while also defeated Baptiste Boin of France 11-4,11-5,12-10 in the quarter-finals. .
This win will boost my confidence: Yash
After winning the title, Yash said that now my main goal is to win the Junior World Championship and I am working very hard for this. This win will boost my confidence and I will not look back.