newssquash6 days ago

US Open Squash | Saurav Ghosal bows out from Round 3

Indian squash player Saurav Ghosal has lost his third round game in the ongoing US Open squash tournament and has bowed out from the tournament being held in Philadelphia. However, Joshna Chinappa is still there in the competition and will play her third round game later tonight.
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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 | 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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newssquash4 months ago

Cyrus Poncha believes 2018 has been a significant season for Indian Squash

With two silvers achieved by India in the Gold Coast Common Wealth Games in 2018 as opposed to one gold in 2014, coach Cyrus Poncha accepted that 2018 has been a good perspective to Indian Squash. Poncha, however, wanted the players striving to reach World’s top 10 ranks as a future embarkment.
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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

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

Joshna Chinappa enters Hong Kong final

After Harinder Pal Sandhu, who managed to his fifth consecutive title at the Malaysian Tour, another Indian Joshna Chinappa is also on the way for a title as he entered the Hong Kong final. The third seeded Indian beat top seed Annie Au in a gruelling five-game match 11-9, 10-12, 11-7, 8-11, 11-9.
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reportsquasha year ago

Squash | Joshna Chinappa and Dipika secure bronze in World Doubles Championship

It was a day of disappointments for India at the WSF-World doubles squash championship in Manchester as Joshna Chinappa and Dipika Pallikal Karthik went down to home favourites Jenny Duncalf and Alison Waters in the doubles semi-final after an 11-6, 6-11, 8-11. loss.
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