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Indians figure in three squash awards

Chennai, April 16 (IANS) — India’s men’s team which won the gold medal at the 2014 Incheon Asian Games... (more...)

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Dipika, Joshna bow out

Chicago, Feb 27 (IANS) — Egyptian qualifier Heba El Torky toppled Dipika Pallikal, the 12th seed from India, 11-9,... (more...)

Wozniacki still eyes Grand Slam success

Doha, Feb 24 (IANS) — For former World No.1 Caroline Wozniacki, winning a Grand Slam remains a priority for she has... (more...)

Dipika loses squash final to Perry

Toronto, Feb 21 (IANS) — Just five days after winning the British National crown for the first time, England’s... (more...)

Squash: Dipika storms into WSA-Granite Open final

Toronto, Feb 20 (IANS) — Third seed Dipika Pallikal proved her superiority over Joshna Chinappa once again with a 11-13,... (more...)

Toronto Squash: Dipika to clash with Joshna in semis

Toronto, Feb 19 (IANS) — India’s top two players, Dipika Pallikal and Joshna Chinnappa, will clash in the semifinals... (more...)

Dipika, Joshna in last eight of squash tournament

Toronto, Feb 18 (IANS) — India’s third seed Dipika Pallikal and No.7 Joshna Chinappa have entered the quarterfinals... (more...)

Dipika Pallikal clinches Winnipeg squash title

Winnipeg (Canada), Feb 2 (IANS) — After conceding a game in the opening round, top seed Dipika Pallikal showed her... (more...)

Bronze for Indian squash teams

Kuala Lumpur, Jan 31 (IANS) — The Indian girls and boys settled for bronze medals at the Asian Junior Squash Team Championship... (more...)

Indian squash teams book semis berths

Kuala Lumpur, Jan 30 (IANS) — India assured themselves of a medal in both the boys and girls sections at the Asian... (more...)

Asian squash: Mixed luck for Indian junior teams

Kuala Lumpur, Jan 29 (IANS) — After a mixed bag of results Thursday, Indian boys and girls were just one win away from... (more...)

Indian squash teams win easily

Kuala Lumpur, Jan 28 (IANS) — India did well to win both their Pool C matches in the boys’ section on the opening... (more...)

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