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CWG 2018: Squash stars Dipika Pallikal and Joshna Chinappa happy with a podium finish but rue refereeing standards

CWG 2018: Squash stars Dipika Pallikal and Joshna Chinappa happy with a podium finish but rue refereeing standards

India's leading squash players, Joshna Chinappa and Dipika Pallikal, returned to a warm welcome here late on Monday night after winning silver medals at the Commonwealth Games (CWG) in Gold Coast.

Apr 17, 2018, 11:20 AM IST
Tamil Nadu government announces cash awards for CWG 2018 medal winners

Tamil Nadu government announces cash awards for CWG 2018 medal winners

The Tamil Nadu government on Monday lauded sportspersons from the state who had won medals at the just concluded 21st Commonwealth Games in Australia, and announced rich cash incentives for their feats.

Apr 16, 2018, 15:00 PM IST
Commonwealth Games 2018: Dipika-Joshna win silver in women's doubles squash

Commonwealth Games 2018: Dipika-Joshna win silver in women's doubles squash

Defending champions Dipika Pallikal and Joshna Chinappa bagged the silver in women's doubles squash at the 21st Commonwealth Games, after losing to New Zealand's Joelle King and Amanda Landers-Murphy in Gold Coast on Sunday. The Indian duo lost 0-2 (9-11, 8-11) to the Kiwis in the pulsating 22-minute summit clash at the Oxenford Studios.

Apr 15, 2018, 08:48 AM IST
Commonwealth Games 2018, Gold Coast: Dipika Pallikal-Joshna Chinappa reach Squash women's doubles semi-finals

Commonwealth Games 2018, Gold Coast: Dipika Pallikal-Joshna Chinappa reach Squash women's doubles semi-finals

The experienced Indian duo registered a fantastic come-from-behind 2-1 (7-11, 11-5, 11-9) win over Canada's Samantha Cornett and Nikki Todd in the quarter-final at the Oxenford Studios here.

Apr 13, 2018, 12:41 PM IST
Commonwealth Games 2018, Gold Coast: Dipika-Joshna enter women's doubles squash quarters

Commonwealth Games 2018, Gold Coast: Dipika-Joshna enter women's doubles squash quarters

The Glasgow doubles gold medallists beat the Wales pair 2-1 (11-8, 7-11, 11-8) in a 30-minute battle.

Apr 11, 2018, 10:19 AM IST
Gold Coast CWG 2018: Dipika concedes walkover in squash quarters

Gold Coast CWG 2018: Dipika concedes walkover in squash quarters

Dipika Pallikal gave a walkover to Canada's Samantha Cornett in the women's squash classic plate quarter-final at the 21st Commonwealth Games.

Apr 07, 2018, 14:47 PM IST
Joshna Chinappa advances to quarters as Dipika Pallikal, Vikram Malhotra exit

Joshna Chinappa advances to quarters as Dipika Pallikal, Vikram Malhotra exit

Joshna Chinappa on Friday advanced to the quarterfinals of the women's singles even as compatriots Dipika Pallikal and Vikram Malhotra crashed out of the Commonwealth Games on the second day of the games. Chinappa took a little less than half hour to crush Australia's Tamika Saxby 3-0.

Apr 06, 2018, 17:42 PM IST
Upbeat Indian squash team leaves for Commonwealth Games

Upbeat Indian squash team leaves for Commonwealth Games

A nine-member Indian squash team, led by Saurav Ghosal and Dipika Pallikal Karthik, left for Gold Coast on Saturday to participate in the Commonwealth Games to be held from April 4-15.

Mar 31, 2018, 11:20 AM IST
India at CWG: Dipika Pallikal focused on defending CWG gold despite coach's exit

India at CWG: Dipika Pallikal focused on defending CWG gold despite coach's exit

The acrimonious exit of foreign coach Achraf El Karargui days before the CWG has affected the team's preparations but medal hopefuls Pallikal, Chinappa and Saurav Ghosal remain optimistic of their chances in all three events -- singles, doubles and mixed doubles.

Mar 26, 2018, 13:35 PM IST
Saurav Ghosal in semis but Joshna Chinappa, Dipika Pallikal exit New York event

Saurav Ghosal in semis but Joshna Chinappa, Dipika Pallikal exit New York event

Ghosal showed his mettle by dislodging the third seed Marwan Elshorbagy of Egypt in the first round 11-7, 11-7, 11-2 to reach the milestone of 200 match wins in the PSA circuit.

Oct 21, 2017, 15:48 PM IST
Dipika Pallikal storms into semis of San Francisco Open

Dipika Pallikal storms into semis of San Francisco Open

She made it two wins over seeded players in as many days after having beaten fourth-seed Emily Whitlock in round one.

Sep 28, 2017, 13:53 PM IST
Joshna Chinappa-Dipika Pallikal assure India of medal at World Doubles

Joshna Chinappa-Dipika Pallikal assure India of medal at World Doubles

In the women's doubles Joshna and Dipika, the second seeds came, back from a game down to beat the lower seeded Canadians Samantha and Nikole 

Aug 04, 2017, 20:34 PM IST
Saurav Ghosal-Dipika Pallikal enter mixed doubles quarters in Manchester

Saurav Ghosal-Dipika Pallikal enter mixed doubles quarters in Manchester

Second seed Saurav and Dipika, who had two matches, overwhelmed the Wales pair of Creed and Evans in their last match in Group B.

Aug 03, 2017, 20:56 PM IST
Dipika Pallikal adamant she will not play nationals till pay disparity exists in squash

Dipika Pallikal adamant she will not play nationals till pay disparity exists in squash

Pallikal feels that it's a matter of respect rather than money.

Feb 11, 2016, 14:20 PM IST
When Dipika Pallikal slammed reporter for labelling husband Dinesh Karthik as 'unattractive'!

When Dipika Pallikal slammed reporter for labelling husband Dinesh Karthik as 'unattractive'!

Pallikal and Karthik have tied the nuptial knot earlier this year.

Dec 17, 2015, 18:37 PM IST
Squash year-ender: N Ramachandran faces scathing attack, Joshna Chinappa stands out on court

Squash year-ender: N Ramachandran faces scathing attack, Joshna Chinappa stands out on court

Ramachandran faced a lot of heat, both as president of the WSF and the IOA, coinciding with his brother N Srinivasan's ouster from the ICC.

Dec 16, 2015, 15:50 PM IST
Dipika Pallikal slams reporter for labelling husband Dinesh Karthik as 'unattractive'

Dipika Pallikal slams reporter for labelling husband Dinesh Karthik as 'unattractive'

Pallikal and Karthik have tied the nuptial knot earlier this year.

Dec 14, 2015, 19:15 PM IST
Let bygones be bygones: Dipika Pallikal, Joshna Chinappa​ clear differences

Let bygones be bygones: Dipika Pallikal, Joshna Chinappa​ clear differences

Dipika, Joshna stopped talking after the heated on court exchange during Incheon Games.

Dec 14, 2015, 18:15 PM IST
Chennai floods: Dipika Pallikal to contribute Rs 2 lakh to relief fund

Chennai floods: Dipika Pallikal to contribute Rs 2 lakh to relief fund

Badminton star Saina Nehwal too has donated Rs 2 lakh for the flood victims.

Dec 07, 2015, 12:18 PM IST
Indian challenge ends at Hong Kong Squash Open

Indian challenge ends at Hong Kong Squash Open

Indian challenge ended in the Hong Kong Squash Open with the exit of Dipika Pallikal and Joshna Chinappa in the Round of 16.

Dec 03, 2015, 20:28 PM IST