newssquash15 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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newssquasha month 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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newssquash3 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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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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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

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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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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newssquasha year ago

Indian squash player Harinder Pal Sandhu rises in the ranking

 Harinder Pal Sandhu earned the reward for his recent performances_ two PSA title wins in July_ by jumping 12 rungs to be at 65 as per the August rankings issued by the Squash's professional body, PSA yesterday.
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newssquasha year ago

Joshna Chinappa, Dipika Pallikal begin well at World Doubles Squash

Second seed Joshna Chinappa and Dipika Pallikal Karthik made a flying start to their campaign with an easy 11-4, 11-5 win over the Colombian pair of Pelaez and Tovar in a Group B league here on Tuesday in the WSF-World Doubles squash championship.
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