Saurav Ghosal

  • Squash star Ghosal aims to breach top-10 barrier in 2014 13-01-2014 04:11 PM

    New York: Saurav Ghosal, the highest ranked Indian player of all-time, is hoping to build up on a successful 2013 by getting his 2014 campaign off to a winning start at the iconic Tournament of Champions beginning here on January 17. Ghosal made history last year by becoming the first...
  • Ghosal, Pallikal look to end year on a high 02-12-2013 03:23 PM

    Hong Kong: India's numero uno squash players, Saurav Ghosal and Dipika Pallikal, will be looking to end the year on a high when they compete against the world's best in the Hong Kong Open, starting here on Tuesday. The WSA World Series Gold event - the last of the year...
  • Ghosal's dream run ends in World Squash Championship 01-11-2013 12:34 PM

    Manchester: Saurav Ghosal's dream run in the World Squash Championship came to an end when he suffered a straight-game defeat against defending champion and world number one Ramy Ashour from Egypt in the quarter-finals, here. Ghosal, who made history by becoming the first Indian ever to reach the world championship...
  • Saurav Ghosal becomes first Indian to reach the quarters of squash World Championship 31-10-2013 10:53 AM

    Manchester: Saurav Ghosal scripted history at the World Squash Championships as he became the first Indian to reach the quarter-finals of the mega-event by notching up a come-from-behind victory over Henrik Mustonen in a hard-fought contest here. The World No. 17 Ghosal played out of his skin to stretch the...
  • World Squash: Saurav Ghosal a win away from history 30-10-2013 05:47 PM

    Manchester: Saurav Ghosal outsmarted higher-ranked Alister Walker to enter the pre-quarter-finals of the AJ Bell PSA World Squash Championship here. A win in the next round will make him the first Indian to reach the quarters of the prestigious men's competition. World No.17 Ghosal, who made history last year by...
  • Saurav Ghosal loses in Montreal Open 06-10-2013 06:05 PM

    Montreal: India's Saurav Ghosal went down in straight games against top seed Spaniard Borja Golan in the semi-final of the Financi-re Banque Nationale Montreal Open squash tournament, here Sunday. Ghosal lost 3-11 7-11 8-11 on the all-glass court at the Montreal Forum. It was the pair's fifth Tour encounter -...
  • Squash: Ghosal in Montreal semis, Dipika loses in New York 05-10-2013 03:47 PM

    Montreal: Third-seeded Saurav Ghosal advanced to the semi-final of the Financiere Banque Nationale Montreal Open squash tournament defeating Egyptian Omar Abdel Azaiz 11-3, 11-4, 2-11, 11-4 here on Friday. Ghosal, 27, the highest-ranked Indian of all time who celebrated a best-ever World number 17 this month, took less than an...
  • Saurav Ghosal reaches quarters in Montreal squash 04-10-2013 05:01 PM

    Montreal: India's Saurav Ghosal, who recorded a career-high ranking of 17 in October, has reached the quarter-finals of the Financire Banque Nationale Montreal Open, a PSA World Tour International 35 squash event here. Playing on an all-glass court at the Montreal Forum Thursday, third seed Ghosal faced Australian qualifier Steven...
  • Squash deserves to be in Olympics: Dipika, Ghosal 09-09-2013 06:22 PM

    New Delhi: India's squash stars Dipika Pallikal and Saurav Ghosal feel their sport deserves to be in the Olympics and rue not being able to compete in the Summer Games. Wrestling was reinstated in the Olympics for 2020 and 2024 editions during the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Session in Buenos...
  • India beat Hong Kong to reach quarters of Squash Championship 13-06-2013 03:37 PM

    New Delhi: India's Saurav Ghosal and Ramit Tandon came up with a wonderful show to win the battle of the Asians against Hong Kong and enter the quarter-finals of the WSF Men's World Teams Squash Championship in Mulhouse, France. Ghosal started as a strong favourite against World No.34 Max Lee...
  • India enter pre-quarters of World Team Squash Championship 11-06-2013 01:32 PM

    New Delhi: The Indian men's squash team dished out a dominating performance to notch up a commanding 3-0 win over Finland and enter the pre-quarters of the World Team Championship in Mulhouse, France. After the tight escape against Argentina, the eighth seed Indian team made the bold choice of bringing...
  • Persistence pays for Indian squash player Saurav Ghosal 22-02-2013 11:29 AM

    The Asian Games medallist Saurav Ghosal became the first Indian men's squash player to break into the top 20 in the world. ...