Men’s World Open, USA (13-22 Nov’15)

In the US  at the Bellevue, Washington where the  World Men’s individual championship is on, the focus was on another champion Saurav Ghosal, particularly because he was the only Indian to get past the first round. Saurav’s with a notable first round win over Australian Ryan Cuskelly 7-11, 11-8, 11-7, 11-3.  Then James Willstrop stopped his ‘good friend & former training partner’ in straight games 11-7, 11-7, 11-7. 

Harinderpal Sandhu who came through two rounds of qualifiers, failed (losing to Swiss player Nicholas Mueller 11-5, 1-11, 11-4, 11-9) in the main draw while Mahesh Mangaonkar did not cross the qualifying phase losing in the final round to Andrew Wagih (Egypt) 11-6, 11-5, 11-8.

About Cyrus Poncha
I was born and lived in Bombay before moving to Chennai in 2001 to coach the Indian national squash team....what a journey its been!!

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: