Saurav Ghosal goes down in Colombian title clash
Saurav Ghosal goes down in Colombian title clash

 Despite high expectations, India's top male player Saurav Ghosal failed to cap a memorable week's show with a title when he went down to giant killer Alfredo Avila of Mexico in the final of the USD 50,000 Albierto Colombiano 2015, a PSA event in Colombian capital of Bogota.

Saurav Ghosal wins a thriller in Colombia
Saurav Ghosal wins a thriller in Colombia

 India's top professional Saurav Ghosal recorded one of the biggest wins of his career, beating top seed and home favourite Miguel Rodriguez in a five-game thrilling semi-final match in the USD 50,000 Albierto Colombiano 2015, a PSA event in Bogota.

Joshana ​Chinappa loses to top seed in Australian Open
Joshana ​Chinappa loses to top seed in Australian Open

Joshana Chinappa did not spring any surprise against top seed Annie Au from Hong Kong and went down in straight games in the quarterfinals of the Australian Open squash tournament here.

Joshna Chinappa in quarters; Harinder, Mahesh crash out of Oz Open
Joshna Chinappa in quarters; Harinder, Mahesh crash out of Oz Open

 India's Joshna Chinappa continued her good form and reached the quarterfinal in the women's competition but it was curtains for her male compatriots Harinder Singh and Mahesh Mangaonkar at the Australian Open Squash tournament, here on Thursday.

Joshana Chinappa, Harinder Sandhu advance in Australian Open
Joshana Chinappa, Harinder Sandhu advance in Australian Open

Following her Victorian Open triumph last week, Joshana Chinappa breezed into the second round of the USD 27,000 Australian Open squash event alongside compatriots Mahesh Mangaonkar and Harinder Pal Sandhu here on Wednesday.

India girls hope to finish in top six of World Junior Squash

 India, which finished seventh in the last edition in 2013, has a bright chance to be in the top six in the girls' team event of the ongoing WSF World junior squash championship here.

India names team for World Junior Squash
India names team for World Junior Squash

India will be fielding a team of 11 players, including six girls, in the World Junior Squash Championship to be held at Eindhoven in the Netherlands from August 26 to September 4, according to a Squash Rackets Federation of India release on Tuesday.

Ghosal, Chinappa triumphs; disappointment for Sandhu
Ghosal, Chinappa triumphs; disappointment for Sandhu

 It proved to be so near yet so far for reigning champion Harinder Pal Sandhu as he went down fighting to his senior and far experienced Saurav Ghosal in five thrilling games in the men's final of the SBT- 63rd senior national squash championship here today.

Squash gets another chance to be part of 2020 Olympics

In a positive development for the sport, the organising committee of 2020 Tokyo Olympics today shortlisted squash as one of the eight disciplines to present its case before a final recommendation is made to the International Olympic Committee in September this year.

Harinder Pal Sandhu scalps Kandra to enter final of squash tourney

 Indian champion Harinder Pal Sandhu lined up for the title after beating top seeded German Raphael Kandra in four games to reach the final of the $10,000 Christchurch International squash tournament, a Professional Squash Association (PSA) world tour event, here on Saturday.

Harinder Pal Sandhu storms into Christchurch International final
Harinder Pal Sandhu storms into Christchurch International final

India's national champion Harinder Pal Sandhu is in sight of a title after beating the top seeded Raphael Kandra in four games to reach the final of the USD 10,000 Christchurch International 2015, a PSA world tour event here Saturday.

Harinder Pal Sandhu loses in quarters of NZ Classic

India's Harinder Pal Sandhu went down to local challenger and second seed Campbell Grayson in four games in the quarterfinals of the NZ International Classic squash tournament in Palmerston North, New Zealand today.

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.

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.

Squash: El Shorbagy battles through pain barrier to beat Golan

World number one Mohamed El Shorbagy had to survive injury problems and a two-point deficit in the final game against Borja Golan before reaching the quarter-finals of the British Open.

Mathieu Castagnet hoping to make it France`s best British Open
Mathieu Castagnet hoping to make it France`s best British Open

Mathieu Castagnet hailed the effect of France`s breakthrough capture of the European team title in Denmark a week ago as he became an unexpected quarter-finalist in the British Open.

Malaysia`s Delia Arnold stuns Alison Waters at British Open
Malaysia`s Delia Arnold stuns Alison Waters at British Open

Delia Arnold, who caused an upset to reach the semi-finals of the Asian Championships in Kuala Lumpur a week ago, followed it with the best win of her career in the first round of the British Open on Tuesday.

Star squash player Dipika Pallikal in race for Khel Ratna
Star squash player Dipika Pallikal in race for Khel Ratna

The Tamil Nadu government has recommended star squash player Dipika Pallikal for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna, India's highest sporting honour.

Squash: Mohamed El Shorbagy serves up British Open warning

Mohamed El Shorbagy served up a warning that he intends to achieve the last of his three main goals this season by winning the British Open for the first time.

Squash: History boy Nick Matthew only just passes first test

Nick Matthew, already the only Englishman ever to have won either the World Open or the British Open three times, overcame a shaky start on Monday as he began his bid to make another piece of history.