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Commonwealth Games 2018: Silver medallists Joshna Chinappa, Dipika Pallikal arrive in Chennai to warm welcome
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Commonwealth Games 2018: Silver medallists Joshna Chinappa, Dipika Pallikal arrive in Chennai to warm welcome

Chinappa and Pallikal had to settle for a silver in the women's doubles competition. Pallikal also won a historic silver in the mixed doubles with Saurav Ghosal.

Commonwealth Games 2018: List of all Indian medal winners at Gold Coast
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Commonwealth Games 2018: List of all Indian medal winners at Gold Coast

India bagged a total of seven medals on the final day. India finished the Games with 26 gold, 20 silver and 20 bronze medals.

Commonwealth Games 2018: Dipika Pallikal, Joshna Chinappa fall short in squash women's doubles final to collect silver
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Commonwealth Games 2018: Dipika Pallikal, Joshna Chinappa fall short in squash women's doubles final to collect silver

India ended their Commonwealth Games campaign in squash with two silver medals after Dipika Pallikal and Joshna Chinappa went down fighting in the women's doubles final in Gold Coast on Sunday.

Commonwealth Games 2018: Defending champions Dipika Pallikal and Joshna Chinappa storm into squash women's doubles final
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Commonwealth Games 2018: Defending champions Dipika Pallikal and Joshna Chinappa storm into squash women's doubles final

Dipika Pallikal and Joshna Chinappa faced a stiff competition in the opening game with saw the scales tiltling either side before they edged past the English pair in 13 minutes.

Commonwealth Games 2018: Dipika Pallikal, Saurav Ghosal storm into squash mixed doubles final
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Commonwealth Games 2018: Dipika Pallikal, Saurav Ghosal storm into squash mixed doubles final

The Indian duo of Dipika Pallikal and Saurav Ghosal stormed to the final of the squash mixed doubles event of the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast on Friday.

Commonwealth Games 2018: Dipika Pallikal, Saurav Ghosal enter mixed doubles semi-finals
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Commonwealth Games 2018: Dipika Pallikal, Saurav Ghosal enter mixed doubles semi-finals

The fifth seeded pair, who had a shaky pre-quarterfinal match against a Malaysian duo, was in terrific touch in the quarterfinal match against third seed Tesni Evans and Peter Creed of Wales.

Commonwealth Games 2018: Dipikal Pallikal, Joshna Chinappa advance to women's doubles quarter-finals
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Commonwealth Games 2018: Dipikal Pallikal, Joshna Chinappa advance to women's doubles quarter-finals

Joshna Chinappa and Dipika Pallikal outclassed Malta's Dianne Kellas and Colette Sultana winning the tie in straight games 11-5 11-6.

Commonwealth Games 2018: Dipika Pallikal, Joshna Chinappa start doubles campaign in squash with 2-1 win over Pakistan
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Commonwealth Games 2018: Dipika Pallikal, Joshna Chinappa start doubles campaign in squash with 2-1 win over Pakistan

Pallikal and Chinappa, seeded third, wrapped the match in just 22 minutes. They will next play Tesni Evans and Deon Saffery of Wales on Wednesday.

Commonwealth Games 2018: Dipika Pallikal, Vikram Malhotra crash out; Joshna Chinappa enters quarter-finals
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Commonwealth Games 2018: Dipika Pallikal, Vikram Malhotra crash out; Joshna Chinappa enters quarter-finals

Dipika Pallikal lost to higher-ranked Alison Waters of England 3-0. Pallikal, seeded ninth struggled against Water losing in straight games 11-3, 11-6, 11-2

Commonwealth Games 2018: Dipika Pallikal, Joshna Chinappa off to winning start; Saurav Ghosal exits in second round
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Commonwealth Games 2018: Dipika Pallikal, Joshna Chinappa off to winning start; Saurav Ghosal exits in second round

Saurav Ghosal squandered a two-game lead to go down to World No. 65 Binnie 11-5, 11-7, 8-11, 9-11, 10-12. It was the biggest upset of the day in the individual event.

Commonwealth Games 2018: Saurav Ghosal will hope to become first Indian to win singles medal in squash
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Commonwealth Games 2018: Saurav Ghosal will hope to become first Indian to win singles medal in squash

Ghosal made his CWG debut in 2010, where he bowed out against Peter Barker in the third round. In 2014, he lost to Barker, once again, in the bronze medal match.

Commonwealth Games 2018: Dipika Pallikal 'disheartened' about coach's exit but focused on defending gold medal
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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.

Commonwealth Games 2018: India's squash coach Achraf El Karargui resigns ahead of Gold Coast event
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Commonwealth Games 2018: India's squash coach Achraf El Karargui resigns ahead of Gold Coast event

Karargui, who is in Egypt, sent his resignation letter to Sports Authority of India (SAI) via email.

Commonwealth Games 2018: India's squash squad in trouble as coach flies back home ahead of event
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Commonwealth Games 2018: India's squash squad in trouble as coach flies back home ahead of event

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

Hong Kong Open: Joshna Chinappa advances; Saurav Ghosal and Dipika Pallikal falter in first round
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Hong Kong Open: Joshna Chinappa advances; Saurav Ghosal and Dipika Pallikal falter in first round

In the top half, Chinappa was the first to take the court and the Indian faced a tough fight against qualifier Hollie Naughton of Canada.

US Open Squash Championships: Joshna Chinappa defeats Dipika Pallikal Karthik in opening round
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US Open Squash Championships: Joshna Chinappa defeats Dipika Pallikal Karthik in opening round

Chinappa won 7-11, 11-8, 11-8, 11-9 in 45 minutes on Sunday for her second consecutive entry into the second round of the championship.

Joshna Chinappa loses to Nour El Tayeb of Egypt in final of HKFC International squash tournament
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Joshna Chinappa loses to Nour El Tayeb of Egypt in final of HKFC International squash tournament

The former Egyptian national champion Nour El Tayeb, currently ranked 14, two rungs below Joshna, defeated the third seeded Indian 11-4, 11-4, 11-4.

India's Joshna Chinappa gains two places to end up 12th in latest PSA rankings
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India's Joshna Chinappa gains two places to end up 12th in latest PSA rankings

India's highest ranked squash player, Joshna Chinappa, has gained two places to be 12th in the latest PSA rankings.

Defending champion Dipika Pallikal pulls out of 74th National Squash Championship amid injury concerns
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Defending champion Dipika Pallikal pulls out of 74th National Squash Championship amid injury concerns

An ankle strain has forced defending champion Dipika Pallikal to pull out of the 74th Senior National Squash Championship at the last minute, dealing a blow to the premium domestic event to be held in Greater Noida.

Indian squash player Harinder Pal Sandhu dejected at Arjuna award snub, says he deserved it
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Indian squash player Harinder Pal Sandhu dejected at Arjuna award snub, says he deserved it

Country's leading squash player Harinder Pal Sandhu, the 2014 Asian Games team gold medallist, has been left dejected after being ignored by the Arjuna awards selection panel for the third time.