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Joshna Chinappa pockets Chennai Open title


May 26th, 2012 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 26 (IANS) Joshna Chinappa won her sixth title on the professional tour when she beat England's Sarah Jane Perry 9-11, 11-4, 11-8, 12-10, in the final of the ... Read more...

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Anaka, Joshna enter semis in Chennai Open


May 24th, 2012 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 24 (IANS) Twice in arrears, young Anaka Alankamony defeated top seed Siti Munirah from Malaysia 4-11, 11-9, 8-11, 11-8, 11-4 to enter the semi-finals of the WSA Chennai ... Read more...

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Joshna, Anaka head Indian challenge in Chennai Open squash


May 19th, 2012 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 19 (IANS) Seasoned campaigner Joshna Chinnappa and young Anaka Alankamony will head the Indian challenge in the WSA Chennai Open squash tournament to be held here from May ... Read more...

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Winning start by Indian teams at Asian Squash


May 2nd, 2012 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kuwait, May 2 (IANS) The Indian men's and women's teams began their campaign in the 16th Asian team squash championship on a strong note here Tuesday defeating Singapore and China, ... Read more...

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Ghoshal, Pallikal win national squash titles


December 10th, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 10 (IANS) Top seeds Saurav Ghoshal and Dipika Pallikal expectedly won the men's and women's singles titles in the senior National squash championship that concluded here Saturday.In the ... Read more...

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Ghosal, Dipika top seeds in National Squash


December 3rd, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 3 (IANS) Defending champion Saurav Ghosal and World No.17 Dipika Pallikal have been given top billing in the 59th Senior National squash championships to be held here at ... Read more...

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Urquhart tames Joshna to win WISPA Squash Championship


April 23rd, 2011 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 23 (IANS) World No.16 Donna Urquhart of Australia lived up to her billing as she defeated Indian champion Joshna Chinappa 7-11, 11-6, 11-6, 11-4 in 37 minutes in ... Read more...

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Joshna enters WISPA Challenger squash final


April 22nd, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 22 (IANS) India's Joshna Chinappa and top seeded Australian Donna Urquhart entered the final of the WISPA Challenger squash tournament here Friday with hard-fought victories.Urquhart defeated third seeded ... Read more...

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Dipika, Joshna in semis of Wispa squash


April 21st, 2011 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 21 (IANS) India's Dipika Pallikal and Joshna Chinappa entered the semi-finals of the WISPA Challenger Squash tournament here Thursday with straightforward victories and face each other in the ... Read more...

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Dipika, Joshna in last 8


April 21st, 2011 - 1:05 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 20 (IANS) Dipika Pallikal and Joshna Chinappa kept Indian hopes alive by advancing to the quarterfinals of the WISPA Indian Squash Challenger series here Wednesday.Second seeded Dipika, ranked ... Read more...

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Indian players need to give squash top priority: Coach


December 17th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) Indian squash players are loaded with talent but they need to give more time to the sport to become a force on the world circuit, feels coaching ... Read more...

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Saurav, Joshna sad at state of CWG squash venue (Lead)


December 15th, 2010 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) India's top squash players Saurav Ghoshal and Joshna Chinappa Wednesday said they are disappointed to see the state of the Siri Fort Sports Complex - the venue ... Read more...

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Saurav, Joshna sad at state of CWG squash venue


December 15th, 2010 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) Indian shuttlers Saurav Ghoshal and Joshna Chinappa Wednesday said they are sad to see the state of the Siri Fort Sports Complex - the venue of the ... Read more...

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Indian women lift Asiad bronzes in squash, boxing (Afternoon Lead)


November 24th, 2010 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 24 (IANS) Indian women were in the forefront at the Asian Games here Wednesday, with the squash team and boxer Kavita Goyat picking up bronze medals. Ashwini Chidananda Akkunji ... Read more...

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Asian Games squash: Indian women’s team get a bronze


November 24th, 2010 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 24 (IANS) India's women squash team ended with a bronze after losing 0-2 to a formidable Malaysian side in the semifinals at the Asian Games here Wednesday.In the first ... Read more...

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Asian Games squash: Saurav beat Siddharth in quarters, bronze assured (Lead)


November 19th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 19 (IANS) India were assured of atleast a bronze medal in squash after Saurav Ghoshal blanked countryman Siddharth Suchde 3-0 to book a place in the semi-finals of the men's ... Read more...

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Asian Games squash: Dipika, Joshna storm into quarters


November 18th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 18 (IANS) India's Joshna Chinappa and Dipika Pallikal began their women's singles campaign in style, scoring comfortable victories to enter the quarterfinals of the squash competition at the Asian Games ... Read more...

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Dipika’s pullout denied us a squash medal: Joshna


October 18th, 2010 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) India's top women's squash player Joshna Chinappa has attributed the country's failure to win a medal in the sport at the Commonwealth Games to the pullout of ... Read more...

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CWG: 43 gold medals at stake, all eyes upon Indian shooters


October 8th, 2010 - 12:14 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 8 (ANI): The action will hot up on fifth day of the XIXth Commonwealth Games as a total of 43 gold medals will be up for grabs in various ... Read more...

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Dipika enters semi-finals of Asian Squash


May 2nd, 2010 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 2 (IANS) Indian challenge in the Asian squash championship all but dissipated with Dipika Pallikal being the lone home player remaining in the draw as the 19-year-old local girl entered ... Read more...

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Joshna, Dipika in quarter-finals of Asian squash championship


May 1st, 2010 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 1 (IANS) Young Dipika Pallikal came through a tough 65-minute tussle against higher ranked Low Wee Wern of Malaysia en route to the quarter-finals of the women's singles in ... Read more...

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Asian squash begins Saturday


April 30th, 2010 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 30 (IANS) Malaysians Mohd Azlan, ranked No.16, and reigning World champion Nicol David are the top seeds in the 15th Asian Squash Championships commencing at the Indian Squash Academy here ... Read more...

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Saurav upsets top seed Grant to reach the semis


April 16th, 2010 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 15 (IANS) National squash champion Saurav Ghosal put up a memorable show to topple top seed and defending champion Adrian Grant of England 8-11, 15-13, 11-5, 11-7 to advance to ... Read more...

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Ghosal trounces Frankcomb in Indian Challenger squash


April 14th, 2010 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 14 (IANS) National champion Saurav Ghosal outplayed 11th seeded Aaron Frankcomb in straight sets 11-4, 11-6, 11-5 in the $50,000 five-star category Professional Squash Association (PSA) Indian Challenger here Wednesday. The ... Read more...

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Saurav eyeing doubles, mixed doubles medals in CWG


April 14th, 2010 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 13 (IANS) Leeds based Indian national squash champion Saurav Ghosal is eyeing a medal in the doubles and mixed doubles competition each of the event at the upcoming Commonwealth Games ... Read more...

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Ghosal begins against Frankcomb in Indian Challenger


April 13th, 2010 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 13 (IANS) The country's top ranked player Saurav Ghosal will spearhead the domestic challenge in the $50,000 five-star category Professional Squash Association (PSA) Indian Challenger slated to be played here ... Read more...

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Joshna, Dipika bag squash title


April 1st, 2010 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Manchester, April 1 (IANS) India's Joshna Chinappa and Dipika Pallikal won the International Manchester Doubles squash title here Wednesday, defeating Donna Urquhart (world no 20) and Kasey Brown (10) of Australia 11-10, ... Read more...

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Saurav, Dipika in mixed doubles final of Chennia Open squash


March 10th, 2010 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 10 (IANS) Third-seeded Saurav Ghosal and Dipika Palikal kept their composure to beat Alan Clyne and Frania Gillen of Scotland 9-11, 11-6, 11-8 in 48 minutes to enter the mixed ... Read more...

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Ghosal lone Indian survivor in Chennai Open squash


March 4th, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 4 (IANS) Indian challenge all but evaporated in the PSA and WISPA Chennai Open squash tournament and national champion Saurav Ghosal remained the lone survivor here Thursday. Among the Indians to ... Read more...

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Dipika qualifies for main draw of Chennai squash


March 3rd, 2010 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 3 (IANS) India No.2 Dipika Palikal upset second seed Aisling Blake of Ireland in the final qualifying matches of the PSA and WISPA Chennai Open 2010 squash championship at the ... Read more...

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Joshna qualifies for semis in Indian Challenger


January 21st, 2010 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 21 (IANS) India's top woman player Joshna Chinappa stayed on course for her fourth WISPA title as she entered the semi-final with a clinical win over Lauren Selby of England ... Read more...

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Joshna, Suchde advance in squash Challenger


January 20th, 2010 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 20 (IANS) Only two Indians, top seed Joshna Chinappa and fifth-seeded birthday boy Siddharth Suchde survived first round matches in the WISPA and PSA Challenger squash tournaments here Wedneday. The biggest ... Read more...

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Nandrajog survives a scare in National squash


December 18th, 2009 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) International Gaurav Nandrajog was kept on court for over an hour by Sandeep Jangra before he came through in punishing five games to enter the semi-finals of ... Read more...

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Joshna, Dipika in semi-finals of WISPA Challenger


October 8th, 2009 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 8 (IANS) The top two Indian women squash players, Joshna Chinappa and Dipika Pallikal, ensured that the host nation would have a finalist in the WISPA Challenger-2 tournament as the ... Read more...

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Joshna in final of NSC Super Satellite squash


November 20th, 2008 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Nov 20 (IANS) India's Joshna Chinappa, the top seed, entered the final of the NSC Super Satellite No.4 squash tournament defeating Siti Munirah Jusoh of Malaysia in four games at ... Read more...

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