Life Time City Center Women’s Open 2021

Life Time City Centre Women’s International 2021
Women’s $10k PSA Challenger, 03-06 Jun, Houston, USA

Life Time City Center Women's International : FINAL

[3] Karina Tyma (Pol) 3-0 [4] Wen Li Lai (Mas)       11-9, 11-5, 11-5 (31m)

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Semis :  top seeds beaten in upset semi-finals

It was the top four seeds who contested the semi-finals in Houston, but both matches produced upset results as Wen Li Lai came from a game down to beat top seed Nicole Bunyan, and Karina Tyma despatched second seed Marina Stefanoni in straight games.

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Day ONE :  Muthu & Raj join six seeds in the quarters

The top four seeds all made it safely through to the quarter-finals, Nicole Bunyan, Marina Stefanoni, Karina Tyma and Wen Li Lai all winning in straight games.

There were two upsets as 15-year-old local Houstonian Kriti Muthu and Malaysia’s Vanessa Raj notched up two wins to gatecrash the last eight.

Muthu came from a game down to beat Zaina Zaidi in the morning, then took out eighth seed Arisha Khan in four games in round two, setting up a quarter-final against Lai. Raj came from a game down to beat sixth seeded Frenchwoman Julia Lecoq and now meets Tyma for a place in the semis.

Round Two :

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Round One :

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Meet Dr. Javaid

Dr. Sadaf Javaid is a board certified adult and child psychiatrist with extensive hands-on training and experience. She has worked in various health care facilities, from academic institutions to community health centers and has treated patients from diverse cultures and backgrounds.

Her treatment approach involves developing customized plans for her patients based on their medical history, their families; input and in some cases the school system. Moreover, she has experience treating a wide range of psychiatric issues such as depression, attention deficit/hyperactivity, bipolar and anxiety disorders

Dr. Javaid completed her residency from Nassau University Medical Center at Long Island, New York and specialized in child and adolescence psychiatry from University of Texas Southwestern – Austin campus. She joined David Raines Community Health Center in Bossier and Shreveport, Louisiana, as a full time consultant. In addition to her private practice, she also works part-time at Depelchen Children’s Center in Houston, Texas.

About Lanai Hemp

Lanai Hemp was founded in 2018 and is a woman-owned business based in Dallas, TX.

Inspired by her time on the island of Lanai in Hawaii, Lanai Hemp was created by our founder to develop products infused with the tropical and luxurious essence of Lanai and the best plant-based ingredients nature can provide. With this in mind, she has created a line of powerful, safe and effective hemp-based products with a singular focus on helping people.

Our philosophy is to extract the benefits of all that nature has provided us, infused with the best hemp grown right here in the United States. We also focus on continuous improvement and innovation, so we are constantly refining our products further and conducting research to enhance what we can offer you.

About Nicole Khan, MS

Nicole Khan is the founder and CEO of Lanai Hemp. Prior to founding Lanai Hemp, she was practicing as a nutritionist, teaching at local colleges as an adjunct professor and presenting her published research at health seminars throughout the nation.

While she was completing her Master’s degree in Health and Nutrition, she served as President for multiple terms in a prestigious organization where she promoted serving the community and educating them about health and wellness.

Her knowledge and personal experiences are the driving force behind building a wellness company. Being a female Afghan-American minority doesn’t stop her from pushing the limits and finding ways to promote healthy hemp products that will help people achieve a more comfortable and relaxed lifestyle.

Views on Squash

Being born in London, England, Nicole grew up around the popular squash sport that was originated in that country. She has memories of her father and uncle playing at the local YMCA where her father was the director.

When she learned about the first ever professional squash tournament in Dallas, she was very excited being that she has very sentimental memories and family involvement in that sport growing up. She strongly feels that this tournament will sprout new interest in the sport among young athletes that crave new challenges and experiences.


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