Indian Junior Open (23-27 Aug’14)

Kush Kumar and Lakshya Ragavendran emphasized their strength in the U-19 section by retaining the respective titles though in contrasting style at the Indian Junior Open held at at the Indian Squash Academy. Read more of this post

Indian Junior Open, Chennai, 23 August onwards…

The IJO is an SRFI, Asian junior super series and World junior circuit event with competitions in ten age categories (boys and girls) U-11, U-13, U-15, U-17 and U-19. A total of 503 entries – there are 343 boys entries and 160 girls entries. Read more of this post

World Junior Team Championship, Namibia (16-21 Aug’14)

India finished 6th at the World Junior Team Championships 2014. The team comprised Kush Kumar (bronze medalist in the Individual event), Madhav Dhingra, Vijay Kumar & Velavan Senthilkumar. Read more of this post

Kush wins first Indian medal at the World Junior Men’s C’ship, Namibia (10-15 Aug’14)

By becoming the first male player from India to reach the semi-final of a world championship, Kumar has carved a special place for himself in the country’s squash history. Kush Kumar’s good show was the high point of India’s performance in the individual phase of the WSF World Junior Individual championship in Namibia. Read more of this post

WORLD  JUNIOR  SQUASH CHAMPIONSHIP IN NAMIBIA

Asian  junior runner up Kush Kumar, an Indian Squash Academy trainee will lead India’s charge in the 2014 WSF World junior squash championship which is to be held in the southern African country of Namibia from August 10 to 21.  Read more of this post

HONG KONG JUNIOR (29 July – 2 Aug’14)

Under 13 National Champion, Veer Chotrani also the top seed at the HK Junior endured a stiff challenge from the second seed and his traditional home rival Yash Fadte to snatch a nail bitting 14-12  8-11  11-7  11-8 win in the final of the Hong Kong Junior Open squash event. Read more of this post

Gold at the Commonwealth Games, Glasgow

Joshana Chinappa and Dipika Pallikal made history at the Scotstoun Sports campus in Glasgow by winning the women’s doubles final to clinch the gold medal, India’s first in squash in the Commonwealth Games. Read more of this post

Commonwealth Games 2014, Glasgow (24-28 July’14)

Saurav Ghosal lost in the Bronze medal match to higher ranked Peter Barker in the individual event at the CWG 2014. Saurav’s appearance in the semi finals is the highest an Indian has ever reached at the games. Read more of this post

Bengal Junior (12-15 Jul’14)

Top seeds won majority of titles at the Bengal Junior a 2 star SRFI event held at the Calcutta Racket Club. Read more of this post

Dutch Junior (9-13 Jul’14)

Third seed Yash Fadte, went down to the European Champion and top seed Jared Carter in the boys u13 finals 9-11 11-6 11-5 16-14, in a 50 minute thriller. Read more of this post

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