Hong Kong Open Recap: Sourav Ghosal Picks Up Injury

The 2015 edition of Hong Kong Squash Open proved to be a forgettable one for India, as Sourav Ghosal had to withdraw from the tournament due to an injury. Ghosal, who was one of the biggest hopes of India in the tournament, picked up an injury on his right foot. The injury happened during his

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Qatar Classic: Joshana Chinappa Crashes Out

After a surge of strong performances in the first and the second round, Indian star player Joshana Chinappa’s phenomenal run came to an end in Qatar. Facing a third Egyptian opponent on the trot the Indian could not succeed in making it through to the semis. Joshana lost her quarter-finals 11-8, 9-11, 7-11, 12-10, 11-6

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Sports Stats Weekly #7: Indian Squash

Squash is a relatively younger sport in India when you look at all other sports. India is yet to complete 50 years in the sport since its inception in 1967, however, the sport’s recent success stories have brought fame to India. With increasing popularity as a competitive sport, Indian squash players and Squash Rackets Federation

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Saurav Ghosal Back Inside Top 20: Squash Rankings

India’s top male squash player Saurav Ghosal has made his way back to the world’s top 20 according to the latest Professional Squash Association (PSA) rankings that have been released this month. The Asian Games gold medallist jumped two spots to be placed at 19th, thus usurping Egypt’s Fares Dessouki. This is the first time

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Joshna Chinappa Wins 2015 Victorian Open Squash

India’s Joshna Chinappa has won the 2015 edition of Victorian Open Squash. She defeated Line Hansen of Denmark in the final. Big win for Joshna Chinappa Joshna had earlier defeated eight seeded Christine Nunn of Australia in the semi-final and came into the final with a lot of momentum. The Indian was seeded third in

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Victorian Open Squash: Joshna Chinappa In Final

India’s Joshna Chinappa marched into the Final of Victorian Open Squash Tournament after defeating eight seeded Christine Nunn of Australia 11-7, 11-5, 11-9. Joshna Chinappa just one step away Joshna Chinappa, who is seeded third in the tournament faced off against the eight seeded Christine Nunn of Australia in the Semi-finals. The Indian had a comfortable

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Victorian Open: Joshna and Mahesh In Semis

India’s Joshna Chinappa and Mahesh Mangaonkar secured semi-final spots in their respective categories at the Victorian Open squash tournament held in Melbourne. Hopes still Alive for Victorian Open While Joshna and Mahesh managed to make it to the Semi-finals, Kush Kumar crashed out of the tournament. He had secured convincing wins in the previous two

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Saurav Ghosal Goes Down In Hong Kong Final

Top seed and home hope Max Lee denied second seeded Saurav Ghosal the 2015 PSA HKFC International 25 title as he came storming back to win the final in four games on Saturday. Defending champion Max lost the first game 9-11, but bounced back to triumph 9-11, 11-6, 11-1, 11-9 in 70 minutes at the

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Joshna Chinappa And Saurav Ghosal In Hong Kong Semis

Saurav Ghosal and Joshna Chinappa continued their ascend as they now enter the semi-finals of the HKFC International squash tournament. Saurav Ghosal and Joshna Chinappa pick up wins Second seeded Saurav Ghosal overcame Malaysian  Nafizwan Adnan in a gruelling three game encounter. The Indian squash premier overcame the Malaysian 11-4, 11-4, 11-7. Ghosal had earlier entered the semi-finals

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Dipika Pallikal Loses In British Open Second Round

The Indian campaign at the prestigious British Open ended after Dipika Pallikal crashed out in the second round with a 5-11, 3-11, 2-11 loss to world no. 6 Camille Serme of France at the Airco Arena in Hull on Wednesday. Dipika Pallikal held a slender lead in first game World no. 18 Dipika Pallikal held

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