newssquash2 months ago

Asian Games | India secure three bronze medals in squash

The Indian squash team will have to make do with three bronze medals in the ongoing edition of the Asian Games after Saurav Ghosal, Dipika Pallikal and Joshna Chinappa lost in their respective semi-final matches. The wait now is for the team competitions which should get underway in two days time.
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newssquash2 months ago

Asian Games 2018 | Dipika Pallikal bags bronze in women’s squash

Dipika Pallikal has settled down for a bronze in the squash women’s singles after losing to defending champion Nicol David of Malaysia in the semi-finals at the ongoing Asian Games. Pallikal, who won a bronze in the last edition at Incheon, has ended up with the same result this time.
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newssquash2 months ago

Asian Games | Dipika Pallikal, Saurav Ghosal and Joshna Chinappa guarantee three medals

Saurav Ghosal, Dipika Pallikal, and Joshna Chinappa guaranteed India three more medals to add the overall tally as they reached the semi-finals in their respective events. This will be better than the previous best tally which came in 2014 in the Incheon games which was one silver and one bronze.
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newssquash2 months ago

Asian Games 2018 | We are going to defend our title, reveals squash star Mahesh Mangaonkar

2014 CWG gold medalist Mahesh Mangaonkar believes that the Indian squash team is heading to Indonesia to defend their title that they won in South Korea four years ago. Mangaonkar believes that Asian counterparts, Hong Kong, will be their toughest opponents at this year’s Asian Games in Jakarta.
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newssquash3 months ago

Indian Squash team head to Asian Games without an official coach

The Indian squash contingent will travel to Indonesia next month without a head coach after the Squash Racket Federation of India failed to appoint a successor to former coach Achraf El Karargui. The likes of Saurav Ghosal, Dipika Pallikal, and Joshna Chinappa have all been training individually.
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newssquash6 months ago

El Gouna International squash tournament| Joshna Chinappa registers first-ever win over Nicol David

India’s top women’s squash player Joshna Chinappa defeated the legendary Nicol David in the second round in the El Gouna International squash tournament. The 31-year-old stated that she wanted to play without pressure but still couldn’t believe how she overcame the former World No. 1's challenge.
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newssquash7 months ago

Saurav Ghosal touches career high ranking

Saurav Ghosal, who will be one India’s biggest hope in squash at the CWG Gold Coast, has reached his personal best world ranking of 13. Apart from him, Joshna Chinappa, Dipika Pallikal, and Harinder Pal Sandhu also moved up while Vikram Malhotra, Ramit Tandon and Mahesh Mangaonkar stayed put.
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newssquash7 months ago

We are all professionals and we realise we have to defend our Gold, says Dipika Pallikal

Dipika Pallikal has admitted that although it is tough to imagine going to the CWG without coach Achraf El Karargui, the Squash team is determined to defend the Doubles’ Gold title. Pallikal is optimistic about her chances in Gold Coast as she aims for a medal in the Singles’ category as well.
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newssquasha year ago

Dipika Pallikal’s run in San Francisco ends by Nicol David

Dipika Pallikal's run at the Oracle NetSuite Open ended with a crushing semifinal defeat at the hands of Malaysia's eight-time world champion Nicol David. David, who would appear in the final of this event for the first time in her career, outclassed Pallikal 11-3, 11-0, 11-5 in just 22 minutes.
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newssquasha year ago

Dipika Pallikal enters semis of San Francisco Open squash tournament

Dipika Pallikal Karthik ousted the sixth seed Olivia Blatchford of USA in straight games 13-11, 11-6, 11-9 to storm into the semi-final of the Oracle Netsuite San Francisco Open, a major PSA world tour event here on Wednesday. In the next round, Pallikal will face former World Champion Nicol David.
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