newssquash5 months ago

Joshna Chinappa back in top 10 in latest PSA rankings

Indian squash star Joshna Chinappa regained ground to get back to top ten in the latest PSA rankings. The September list brings her back on rank 10, which she had touched in July but slipped to 12 later. However her friend and national champion Dipika Pallikal Karthik remained static on 19.
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reportsquash6 months ago

Hong Kong Open | Dipika Pallikal and Saurav Ghosal exit in first round

National champion Dipika Pallikal Karthik put up a brave fight but could not overcome sixth-seeded French player Camille Serme in a five-game thrilling first-round match at the Hong Kong Open on Wednesday. National champion Saurav Ghosal also bowed out after losing to Ramy Ashour of Egypt.
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reportsquash6 months ago

World doubles squash C'ship | Dipika Pallikal and Saurav Ghosal reach the final

India's Dipika Pallikal and Saurav Ghosal have moved into the final of the WSF World Doubles Squash Championship. In the gold medal match on Thursday, the Indian pair will face New Zealand's Joelle King and Paul Coll, the same pair whom they had beaten earlier in the league stage.
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reportsquash6 months ago

World doubles squash C'ship | Three Indian pairs move into the semis

It was a fairly good day for the Indian pairs in the WSF World doubles squash championship with three of them ensuring semi-final berths by the end of the day's proceedings in Melbourne on Tuesday. Joshna Chinappa and Dipika Pallikal bt Aika Azman and Min Jie Teh of Malaysia 11-5, 11-5.
SportsCafe Desk
reportsquash6 months ago

World doubles squash C'ship | Joshna Chinappa and Dipika Pallikal start on a winning note

India's top doubles pair and top seed Joshna Chinappa and Dipika Pallikal began their campaign on a positive note with two pool league wins on the opening day of the WSF world doubles squash championship in Melbourne on Monday. They beat teams from Malaysia and Australia in straight-sets.
SportsCafe Desk
newssquash6 months ago

Joshna Chinappa and Dipika Pallikal enter World doubles squash C'ship as top seeds

Their win in the 2014 Commonwealth Games was not just historic, but gave Joshna Chinappa and Dipika Pallikal the stature of being the most formidable doubles pair in World squash. Not surprising then that the duo find themselves as the top seed in the women's section of World Doubles Championship.
Press Release
reportsquash7 months ago

Saurav Ghosal wins his 11th national title; Dipika gets the better of Joshna

Saurav Ghosal won his 11th national title by beating Harinder Pal Sandhu 11-7, 7-11, 3-11, 11-8, 14-12 in a nail-biting encounter. In women's division, Dipika Pallikal Karthik defeated Joshna Chinappa 4-11, 11-6, 11-2, 11-8 in the final of the 73rd Otters National Championship in Mumbai on Sunday.
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newssquash8 months ago

Joshna Chinappa leaps to World No. 10 in squash rankings

Top Indian player and current national champion Joshna Chinappa touched a new high by rising to number 10 in the world, the highest she has ever reached in her squash career. She became the second Indian in history to come into the top 10 in the world after Dipika Pallikal, who did so back in 2012.
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newssquash9 months ago

Joshna Chinappa rises to 11th in squash rankings

India's highest ranked squash player in the world Joshna Chinappa improved her stature further by rising to 11th place - her career best - as per the latest ranking list released by the Professional Squash Association. Dipika Pallikal also moved up to 18th, while Saurav Ghosal rose to 17th.
Press Release
newssquash9 months ago

HKFC International | Joshna Chinappa goes down fighting in final

Indian squash star Joshna Chinappa lost to top seed Joelle King 3-1 in the final of the HKFC International at Hong Kong on Saturday. The 29-year-old showed a lot of heart to win the third set, after losing the first two, but could not sustain it in the fourth, leading to a four-game defeat.
Amlan Majumdar