LAHORE - All the top seeds won their respective matches of the FMC International Squash Championship 2015 first round while only upset was witnessed when qualifier Israr Ahmad beat seeded Shahjahan Khan here at the PSA Squash Complex Thursday.

In the top half of the first round, top seeded Nasir Iqbal thrashed Sheraz Saleem 11-0, 11-9, 11-6 in 20 minutes. Fifth seed Tayyab Aslam of Pakistan got walk over against Aamir Malik of UAE. Third seed Farhan Zaman routed qualifier Zahir Shah 11-3, 11-7, 11-3 in 19 minutes while eight seed M Saqib Yousaf (beat qualifier Waqas Mehboob 11-8, 7-11, 11-5, 11-5 in highly entertaining game of 34 minutes.

In the bottom half, fourth seed Danish Atlas Khan edged out M Asim Khan 6-11, 7-11, 11-3, 11-3, 11-6 in 64 minutes, Farhan Mehboob stunned seeded Khawaja Adil Maqbool 11-8, 11-7, 11-8, qualifier Israr Ahmed shocked seventh seeded Shahjahan Khan 11-9, 11-6, 11-9 while Aamir Atlas Khan defeated Waqar Mehboob 10-12, 13-11, 11-6, 9-11, 11-6.

In today (Saturday)’s quarterfinals, Nasir will take on Tayyab, S Yousaf faces Farhan Zaman, Danish vies against Farhan Mehboob while Israr takes on Aamir.