newssquasha month ago

Players need full-time coach for constant inputs, says Joshna Chinappa

India’s star women squash player Joshna Chinappa has stated that the players desperately needed a full-time coach who would be observing the players and give them regular output on their game. Chinappa also stated that she was extremely confident that a coach will come by the start of next year.
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newssquash6 months ago

We want to have PSA events in India, says Cyrus Poncha

India’s national squash coach Cyrus Poncha has expressed his aim to host more Professional Squash Association (PSA) events in India in near future. Poncha has also added that organising big tournaments will help in changing the entire system associated with the sport in the country.
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newssquash7 months ago

Joshna Chinappa and Saurav Ghosal to headline India's challenege at Asian Individual championship

Defending Champions Joshna Chinappa will lead the Indian challenge at the Asian Individual squash championship, that will start tomorrow, in Malaysia. Saurav Ghosal, who secured the silver in the competition last time, will want to go one step further in the event that is scheduled till May 5.
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newssquash8 months ago

SRFI opt against hiring full-time coaches; chooses ‘event-based’ coaching programme

The National Squash Federation has decided against the appointment of a full-time foreign coach for the national team. Instead of that, the Indian governing body will hire names such as former world number one David Palmer for 'event-based’ coaching for budding young players across the country.
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newssquash8 months ago

Saurav Ghosal rises to career best 10th in latest PSA rankings

Top Indian squash ace Saurav Ghosal reached his career new high of 10th as he entered the top 10 in the World rankings as per the latest PSA release. After women stars Joshna Chinappa and Dipika Pallikal have previously reached in the top 10, Ghosal became the first India male ever to do so.
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newssquasha year 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.
Press Release
newssquasha year 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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newssquasha year 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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newssquasha year 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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newssquasha year 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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