Men's squash world No 2 Gregory Gaultier is fervently hoping that the racquet game played inside four walls makes entry in the Summer Olympic Games of 2020 in Tokyo to give it the much-needed shot-in-the-arm.
The Professional Squash Association (PSA) and Women's Squash Association (WSA) are set to join forces in an historic merger that will see the sport run by one unified governing body for the first time ever.
The first-ever tennis-like circuit for squash in India, the four-legged JSW Indian Challenger Circuit for men and women will be held next month in three cities -- Jaipur, Mumbai and Chennai --, it was announced here Wednesday.
After scoring an upset win in the second round of the PSA World Squash Championship here, unseeded Saurav Ghosal feels that his success will do a world of good to the promotion of the sport in the country.
Despite being `devastated` by the IOC decision to choose wrestling ahead of squash as an additional sport to join the 2020 Olympic programme, the Professional Squash Association (PSA) on Monday stressed that the sport has a `great future`.
The PSA which has come under severe criticism for its "blatant use"
against stone-pelters, has been an effective tool to keep the
drug peddlers and timber smugglers in check in Jammu and
Kashmir, police officials claim.
With media exposing various land
scams in Jammu, the J-K government decided to impose Public Safety Act (PSA) against the land grabbers if they do not vacate the encroached prime lands of the government.