India's top U-13 player - Yuvraj Wadhwani - took the
spotlight among the bunch of Indians who had taken part
in the Penang Junior Squash Open which concluded in
The Maharashtra youngster, finished third in the boys
U-13 category after losing to the top seed and eventual
winner Joachim Chua of Malaysia 11-9, 5-11, 5-11, 7-11
in the semifinals stage of the competition.
In the third placings encounter, Yuvraj got the better
of Shamiel Haeyzad Bn Sharulhisam, also of Malaysia,
8-11, 12-10, 6-11, 12-10, 11-2.
At Sarawak Squash Centre, Malaysia,- 23 December 2016
ALL MEN'S RESULT: Final:  Iker Pajares Bernabeu (ESP) bt  Wong Chi Him (HKG) 11-5, 13-11, 11-4 (38m) 1st round:  Wong Chi Him (HKG) bt Ravi Dixit (IND) 11-5, 11-4, 13-11 (26m) All Women’s Final:  Teh Min Jie (MAS) bt  Rachel Arnold (MAS) 11-7, 7-11, 9-11, 11-9, 11-5 (61m) 1st round:
 Chan Yiwen (MAS) bt Harshit Jawanda (IND) 11-7, 11-6, 11-8 (20m)
At Bukit Jalil National Squash Centre, Kuala Lumpur,
Malaysia.....30 July 2016
World No. 10 squash ace Joshna Chinappa produced a remarkable show of
resilience to come from behind and upset the ninth-ranked Joelle King in the
semi-finals of the Women's SRAM Invitational 2016 in Bukit Jalil, Kuala
Lumpur, Malaysia. After being two games down, the India No. 1 won the
encounter, 8-11, 5-11, 11-8, 11-4, 11-9 in a 56-minute marathon.
Dipika-Joshna win women's doubles title in Malaysia:
Kuala Lumpur: India bagged their second title at the Tri-Nation squash
doubles tournament when Dipika Pallikal and Joshna Chinappa emerged winners
in the women's doubles final.
Pallikal and Joshna rallied to beat New
Zealand's Joelle King and Amanda Landers Murphy 8-11, 11-5, 11-1 in best of
3 games at the National Squash Centre. Hosts Malaysia were the other country
to participate in the three-day event, seen as a warm-up to the next month's
It was Pallikal's second title in as many days
after she won the mixed doubles with Saurav Ghosal.
The Indians put
up a commendable show considering they are busy playing singles for major
part of the season.
Pallikal said it was good practice for the
Glasgow Games beginning July 23. "I am glad to have won the doubles too. We
started off slow today but got better as the match progressed. Joshna played
some amazing shots to shock our opponents,"
Home hero Ivan Yuen successfully retained his NSC SRAM
Series No.1 title when he beat second seed Harinder Pal Sandhu in the finals
of the PSA World Tour Challenger 5 event at the Bukit Jalil National Squash
Centre in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
But the 23-year-old top seed from KL, ranked 68 in the
world, was taken the full distance before seeing off Sandhu, ranked ten
places lower, 6-11, 13-11, 10-12, 11-1, 11-5 in 85 minutes marathon. The win
marks Yuen's third PSA Tour title.
 Ivan Yuen (MAS) bt  Harinder Pal Sandhu
(IND) 6-11, 13-11, 10-12, 11-1, 11-5 (85m)
 Ivan Yuen (MAS) bt  Ahmad Al-Saraj (JOR) 11-2,
14-12, 8-11, 11-4 (67m)
 Harinder Pal Sandhu (IND) bt  Ahmed Atef
(EGY) 11-5, 9-11, 11-7, 5-11, 11-8
 Ivan Yuen (MAS) bt  Ravi Dixit (IND) 13-11,
 Ahmad Al-Saraj (JOR) bt Ahmed Hussein (EGY) 9-11,
11-5, 11-8, 9-11, 11-7
 Ahmed Atef (EGY) bt Chi Him Wong (HKG) 11-6, 11-6,
Egypt's Andrew Wagih
Shoukry and New Zealander Kylie Lindsay emerged triumphant in the NSC Series
No3 Squash Championships – but the successes produced double
disappointment for hosts Malaysia in the latest Tour events at the Bukit
Jalil National Squash Centre in the capital Kuala Lumpur.
India’s only entry
Surbhi Misra won the first round against Mayu of Japan, but she lost to
Kylie Lindsay of New Zealand in the Quarter finals.
Qualifier Saurav lost to 3rd seed
Wael Hindi of Egypt in the 1st Round of $53,500 CIMB Malaysian Open of the
established international squash event at The Curve Shopping Mall at Mutiara
Damansara in Kuala Lumpur.
who won the 5 setter marathon in the quarters by beating Donna Urguhart of
Australia lost to Lauren Briggs of England's in the semi finals of the NSC
Series No3 Squash Championship at the Bukit Jalil National Squash Centre in
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Pakistan qualifier Waqar Mehboob claimed the biggest scalp in the men's
$10,000 PSA Tour event. The 17-year-old from Peshawar defeated Ritwik
Bhattacharya, the third seed from India ranked more than 50 places higher in
the world, 11-5, 14-16, 11-7, 11-7.
Round: Ritwik Bhattacharya (Ind) lost to Waqar Mehboob (Pak)
5-11, 16-14, 7-11, 7-11 Siddarth Suchde (Ind) lost to Ali Anwar Reda
(Egy) 11-6, 8-11, 11-3, 6-11, 8-11
JUNIORS BIKRAM UBEROI & SIDDHARTH SUCHDE CLAIMED THE
BOYS UNDER-19 & UNDER-14 TITLES IN THE SPORTEXCEL MILO
NSC JUNIOR SQUASH CIRCUIT TOURNAMNT AT PENANG IN MALAYSIA.
UBEROI BEAT AARON SOYZA OF MALAYSIA 3-1, WHILE SUCHDE BEAT ANOTHER
INDIAN JUNIOR SAHHIL VORA 3-0. SUCHDE HAD EARLIER REACHED THE FINAL
OF THE MILO DUNLOP EVENT.
HE IS THE INDIA NO.2 AND BOUND TO WIN THE UNDER-14
TITLE THIS SEASON AS THE NO. 1, VISHAL KAPOOR, IS OUT OF THIS
AGE GROUP.SUCHDE HAS WON THE
INTER-SCHOOL TITLE, THE LITTLE MASTERS, THE WESTERN INDIAN AND THE PIX
TITTLES.COACHED BY RAHMAT
KHAN OF LATE HE HAS IMPROVED IN STAMINA AND SPEED ABOUT COURT.