Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics Countdown

Squash

Gaurav Nandrajog: Juggling between playing and coaching squash

Gaurav Nandrajog had a lot of good things being said about him when he defeated Ritwik Bhattacharya, the then Indian squash star, in 2006. He was the second best ranked Indian squash player at one point, but with injuries...

Squash: Samurai Abhishek Pradhan ready for the long haul

One of the young and talented Indian additions to the Professional Squash Association circuit, Abhishek Pradhan is a spirited individual with a flair for squash. At the HCL 75th National Squash Championship, you could make out where he was...

Vikram Malhotra: The ‘rum’ that keeps getting better with time

Having beaten Mahesh Mangaonkar 3-11, 11-8, 6-11, 13-11, 11-4 in a keenly contested final at the North of Scotland Open squash tournament in 2017, the title match between the two forces of Indian squash at the HCL 75th National...

Not being in the Olympics doesn’t make squash any lesser: Joshna Chinappa

Joshna Chinappa competed, if it can be called competition at all, against Sunidhi Pandey in the first round of the HCL 75th National Squash Championship and beat her 11-0, 11-2, 11-1 without literally even breaking a sweat. It was...

Manish Chotrani: India’s 47-year old businessman and former national squash champion

Manish Chotrani is 47 years old. At the age of 32, he was already a garment exporter but it was his love for squash that led him to bag the National Championship by beating a 23-year old opponent. If you...