HK's Tang wins on return of top-level squash

Hong Kong squash player Tang Ming Hong reaching for a backhand return in the men's singles final of the Old Chang Kee-Marigold Singapore Open yesterday. The 23-year-old, whose current ranking of 141st is his best, beat Malaysian Elvinn Keo 3-11, 11-9
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Hong Kong squash player Tang Ming Hong reaching for a backhand return in the men's singles final of the Old Chang Kee-Marigold Singapore Open yesterday. The 23-year-old, whose current ranking of 141st is his best, beat Malaysian Elvinn Keo 3-11, 11-9, 11-3, 8-11, 11-4 in 48 minutes to win the title. The five-day event, held at the Kallang Squash Centre, was the sport's first professional men's competition to be held here since 1998.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on December 05, 2016, with the headline 'HK's Tang wins on return of top-level squash'. Print Edition | Subscribe