Further Personal Information
Sport Specific Information
|When and where did you begin this sport?
||He began playing squash at the age of eight.
|Why this sport?
||His squash-enthusiast father had built a 17-court club in Malaysia.
|Club / Team
||Nottingham Squash Club: Harrogate, ENG
|Name of coach
|Coach from which country?
||Watching television, listening to the radio, travelling and staying in five-star hotels. (Squash Player, 13 Jun 2006)
|Most influential person in career
||His father. "He is always there whether I win or not," he said. "When I win, there are 10 people congratulating me, but if I lose, there is only my dad who is with me." (ISP Squash, 13 Jun 2006)
|Sporting philosophy / motto
||"I get confidence from not only winning but playing well. Even if I lose, if I feel I played well and given one hundred per cent, that gives me confidence." (Squash Talk, 07 Jun 2002)
||To be ranked in the world's top five players. (PSA-Squash.com, 01 May 2009)
In 1998 he became the first Asian outside of Pakistan to win the world junior championship. (squashTalk, 07 Jun 2002)