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Jahangir Khan

Jahangir Khan, born in 1963, Pakistani squash player, who won the world open championship a record six times, from 1981 through 1985 and again in 1988. He was World Amateur champion in 1979, 1983, and 1985.

Khan was ten times British Open champion

Khan was ten times British Open champion from 1982 to 1991. After losing to Australian Geoff Hunt in the final of the 1981 British Open, he did not lose again until November 1986, when he lost to New Zealander Ross Norman in the World Open final.
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Khan retired in 1993.

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