Saurav Ghoshal thread - PB WR # 10 in Apr 2019

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Re: Saurav Ghoshal thread - PB WR # 10 in Apr 2019

Post by jaydeep » Mon Apr 01, 2019 5:09 pm

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A historic moment for Indian Squash ... Saurav Ghosal becomes the first Indian ever to crack into World top 10 ranking for PSA men's squash ranking ... In new PSA rankings, he is WR #10.

Interestingly our all three top squash players, Dipika, Joshna and Saurav, now have WR #10 is their personal best ... Hoping that Saurav climbs further.



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Re: Saurav Ghoshal thread - PB WR # 10 in Apr 2019

Post by arjun2761 » Mon Apr 01, 2019 6:03 pm

Congrats to Sourav! A remarkable story of perseverance and consistent improvement to get to the top 10! Hope he can stay here for some time...



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Re: Saurav Ghoshal thread - PB WR # 10 in Apr 2019

Post by jaydeep » Sat Apr 20, 2019 4:57 am

Saurav is in the third round after surprising tough match against a lowly ranked Spanish opponent ... After winning the second game comfortably Saurav was cruising towards straight games win ... But he lost concentration and Lopez took advantage of it and won the next 2 games ... Saurav recovered to win the final game to complete hard-fought win ... Next, he is having a tough match against an in-form WR #3 Tarek Momen.

At $176K Men's El Gouna International Open 2019, El Gouna Marina, El Gouna, Egypt (PSA World Tour Platinum)

[R1] Saurav Ghosal (IND,10) bye
[R2] Saurav Ghosal (IND,10) bt Edmon Lopez (ESP,62) 11-9, 11-1, 3-11, 9-11, 11-6 (70m)

[R3] Saurav Ghosal (IND,10) vs (3) Tarek Momen (EGY,3



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Re: Saurav Ghoshal thread - PB WR # 10 in Apr 2019

Post by jaydeep » Mon Apr 22, 2019 3:28 am

Saurav gave a decent performance in his loss against the WR #3 Tarek Momen.

At $176K Men's El Gouna International Open 2019, El Gouna Marina, El Gouna, Egypt (PSA World Tour Platinum)

[R3] Saurav Ghosal (IND,10) l (3) Tarek Momen (EGY,3) 8-11, 7-11, 11-13 (45m)



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Re: Saurav Ghoshal thread - PB WR # 10 in Apr 2019

Post by jaydeep » Tue May 21, 2019 3:55 am

Saurav gave a fighting performance against a former World Championship winner and WR #4 Karim Abdel Gawad in his loss.

At $162K Men's Allam British Open 2019, Hull, England (PSA World Tour Platinum)

[R1] (9/16) Saurav Ghosal (IND,10) bye

[R2] (9/16) Saurav Ghosal (IND,10) l (5) Karim Abdel Gawad (EGY,4) 9-11, 4-11, 11-7, 6-11 (54m)



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Re: Saurav Ghoshal thread - PB WR # 10 in Apr 2019

Post by jaydeep » Sun Sep 08, 2019 3:41 am

Saurav started the new season on a positive note ... He played at Shanghai in PSA world tour gold tournament ... He performed as per his seedings and lost in the semis to current WR #1 Ali Farag.

At $112K Men's JP Morgan China Open 2019, Shanghai, China (PSA World Tour Gold)

[R1] (3) Saurav Ghosal (IND,10) bye
[R2] (3) Saurav Ghosal (IND,10) bt (9/16) Yip Tsz Fung (HKG,34) 11-7, 11-4, 11-7 (43m)
[QF] (3) Saurav Ghosal (IND,10) bt (9/16) Mazen Hesham (EGY,25) 12-10, 11-9, 12-14, 11-7 (67m)

[SF] (3) Saurav Ghosal (IND,10) l (1) Ali Farag (EGY,1) 4-11. 9-11, 4-11 (34m)



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