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Saurav Ghoshal gets back to career high 15 in latest squash rankings

Saurav Ghoshal gets back to career high 15 in latest squash rankings

Saurav Ghosal on Wednesday became India's highest-ranked player by returning to a career-high 15 in the latest Professional Squash Association Rankings (PSA).

Sep 02, 2015, 17:01 PM IST
Saurav Ghosal back in top 20 of world rankings

Saurav Ghosal back in top 20 of world rankings

India's top male player Saurav Ghosal on Saturday returned to the top 20 of PSA men's rankings for the first time since November last year, moving two spots to 19th position.

Aug 01, 2015, 20:02 PM IST
David into British Open semis as Egyptian duo miss out

David into British Open semis as Egyptian duo miss out

Record-breaking world number one Nicol David moved closer to her sixth British Open title with a quarter-final win in Hull, northern England, on Friday.

May 16, 2015, 11:17 AM IST
Nicol David battles through to British Open quarters

Nicol David battles through to British Open quarters

Reigning champion Nicol David had to come from behind against one of the tour`s most improved players on Thursday before reaching the quarter-finals in search of her sixth British Open title.

May 15, 2015, 10:00 AM IST
Chinappa loses to David in Asian Squash semis

Chinappa loses to David in Asian Squash semis

 The Indian challenge at the Asian Squash Championships ended here with Joshana Chinappa losing to World No.1 Nicol David in straight games.

May 04, 2015, 19:35 PM IST
Nicol David captures eighth world title

Nicol David captures eighth world title

Nicol David extended her record of world titles to eight on Saturday when she saved four match points to overcome third-seeded Egyptian Raneem El Weleily, 5-11, 11-8 7-11, 14-12, 11-5.

Dec 20, 2014, 23:47 PM IST
Advantage Nicol David as Laura Massaro slumps to defeat

Advantage Nicol David as Laura Massaro slumps to defeat

World champion Laura Massaro`s title defence was ended in bitter-sweet fashion by her friend and team mate when she lost in four up-and-down games to a Alison Waters in the quarter-finals.

Dec 19, 2014, 09:18 AM IST
Nicol David given good workout before making last eight

Nicol David given good workout before making last eight

Malaysia`s seven-time world champion Nicol David`s bid to regain her crown progressed on Tuesday as she became the first player to reach the quarter-finals but she was forced to battle surprisingly hard in both the first two games of her match in Cairo.

Dec 17, 2014, 11:06 AM IST
Nicol David happy with win over Egyptian teenager

Nicol David happy with win over Egyptian teenager

Malaysia`s seven-time women`s world squash champion Nicol David overcame a tough early challenge before seeing off plucky Egyptian teenager Yathreb Adel 11-9, 11-6, 11-3 in their world championships first round clash in Cairo on Monday.

Dec 16, 2014, 09:19 AM IST
Nicol David targets world title revenge

Nicol David targets world title revenge

 Nicol David will have achieved three records within one year if she regains the World Championship title from Laura Massaro at the Wadi Degla club from Monday.

Dec 14, 2014, 09:42 AM IST

Egypt to host 2014 Women's World Squash Championship

The 2014 Women's World Squash Championship will take place in Egypt in December following an agreement reached this week between the Women's Squash Association (WSA) and Wadi Degla Holding.

Oct 29, 2014, 19:01 PM IST
Malaysia's Nicol David savours fourth squash singles gold

Malaysia's Nicol David savours fourth squash singles gold

Like all dominant athletes, Asian Games squash champion Nicol David really hates to lose, and while her sport failed with its bid to get onto the 2020 Tokyo Olympics programme the Malaysian is not giving up that easily.

Sep 23, 2014, 17:57 PM IST
Malaysia's Nicol David savours fourth squash singles gold

Malaysia's Nicol David savours fourth squash singles gold

Like all dominant athletes, Asian Games squash champion Nicol David really hates to lose, and while her sport failed with its bid to get onto the 2020 Tokyo Olympics programme the Malaysian is not giving up that easily.

Sep 23, 2014, 17:56 PM IST
Asian Games: Nicol David claims women`s squash gold

Asian Games: Nicol David claims women`s squash gold

Malaysia`s world number one Nicol David fought back from a game down to overcome compatriot Low Wee Wern and take the Asian Games women`s squash gold on Tuesday.

Sep 23, 2014, 09:55 AM IST

Dipika Pallikal settles for bronze in Asiad 2014

Indian squash player Dipika Pallikal could not better the colour of her assured bronze as she lost to world number one Nicol David in the women's singles semifinals of the 17th Asian Games here today.

Sep 22, 2014, 12:33 PM IST
Thomas Bach hope for Nicol David`s Olympic squash bid

Thomas Bach hope for Nicol David`s Olympic squash bid

Malaysia`s world number one Nicol David said she still held out hope of getting squash into the Olympics as she kicked off her Asian Games title defence on Sunday.

Sep 21, 2014, 18:11 PM IST

Malaysia squash queen Nicol David feeling pressure of dominance

With the Asian Games fast approaching, Malaysia`s squash queen Nicol David is starting to feel the pressure after almost a decade at the top of her sport.

Aug 25, 2014, 16:57 PM IST

It`s now or never for Indian squash, says disheartened Dipika Pallikal

Squash sensation Dipika Pallikal hopes her and Joshana Chinappa`s path-breaking doubles gold at the Commonwealth Games raises the profile of the racket sport in India and all stakeholders make a "much needed" effort to meet the dearth of world-class tournaments in the country.

Aug 07, 2014, 21:13 PM IST

Commonwealth Games: Pallikal-Chinappa stun World No. 1 Malaysian pair in doubles

Squash stars Dipika Pallikal and Joshana Chinappa made a big stride towards ending India`s medal drought at the Commonwealth Games by beating the mighty Malaysian pair of World No.1 Nicol David and Low Wee Wern in the women`s doubles here on Wednesday.

Jul 30, 2014, 23:54 PM IST

Commonwealth Games: David drops game on way to semi-finals

Nicol David dropped her first game of the tournament but made it safely through to the semi-finals of the women`s squash tournament at the Commonwealth Games on Saturday along with men`s top seed Nick Matthew.

Jul 27, 2014, 04:26 AM IST