newssquash10 days 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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newssquash24 days 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

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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newssquash4 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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newssquash5 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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newssquasha year ago

Dipika Pallikal enters quarters of San Francisco Open squash tournament

India's Dipika Pallikal made a winning start in the San Francisco Open squash tournament, a major PSA world tour event where she upset fourth-seeded Emily Whitlock 11-9, 11-8, 7-11, 11-8 to advance to the last eight. In the next round, Pallikal will face Olivia Blatchford of USA.
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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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newssquasha year ago

Squash | India's mixed pairs in quarters of World Doubles Championship

With a clean slate each, both the Indian pairs Saurav Ghosal and Dipika Pallikal Karthik, and Vikram Malhotra and Joshna Chinappa topped their respective groups and progressed with style into the quarterfinal of the mixed doubles competition of the World Doubles squash championship in Manchester.
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