Asian Games 2018: SRFI slams Dipika Pallikal for raising concerns over absence of foreign squash coach
The Squash Rackets Federation of India (SRFI) on Wednesday hit out at Dipika Pallikal, one of the country's top players, for voicing concerns over the lack of a qualified foreign coach.
Asian Games 2018: Absence of full-time coach leaves Indian squad to train by themselves for Indonesia event
The Squash Racket Federation of India's (SRFI) inability to find a full-time head coach ever since the bitter exit of Egyptian Achraf El Karargui has affected the Indian team's preparations ahead of the Asian Games in Indonesia in August.
Commonwealth Games 2018: Dipika Pallikal 'disheartened' about coach's exit but focused on defending gold medal
All that could go wrong has gone wrong for Indian squash in the last four weeks but a "disheartened" Dipika Pallikal has chosen to take it in her stride as she aims to defend the doubles gold alongside Joshna Chinappa in the Gold Coast Games beginning 4 April.
Karargui, who is in Egypt, sent his resignation letter to Sports Authority of India (SAI) via email.
Indian squash team's foreign coach Achraf El Karargui has flown back home in mysterious circumstances, raising doubts over his return with less than a month to go for the CWG