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CWG 2022: Saurav Ghoshal’s eyes moist after creating historical past in squash! First Indian to win a medal in singles occasion

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India’s Saurav Ghosal defeated former England world primary James Willstrop 3-0 in straight video games on Wednesday in a one-sided match for the bronze medal in males’s singles squash. World No. 15 Ghosal registered a simple 11-6, 11-1, 11-4 win over the world No. 24 participant from the host nation. That is India’s first medal within the squash singles occasion on the Commonwealth Video games. After this historic win, the 35-year-old Indian participant’s eyes grew to become moist. CWG 2022: Gurdeep Singh lifts 390kg to win bronze medal, India’s tenth medal in weightlifting That is Ghosal’s second medal on the Commonwealth Video games. She received the blended doubles silver medal in 2018 together with Dipika Pallikal on the Gold Coast Commonwealth Video games. Ghosal dominated from the beginning towards Willstrop and the England participant had no reply for his recreation. Wilstrop tried to counter Ghosal within the first recreation however the Indian didn’t give him many possibilities to attain factors. Within the second recreation, Willstrop’s position was solely a spectator and the host nation’s participant might rating just one level in the complete recreation. Commonwealth Video games 2022: Indian males’s hockey group thrashed Canada 8-0 within the third recreation and Ghosal retained his dominance to win the bronze medal. Sourav has been collaborating within the Commonwealth Video games since 2010. In his first try, he crashed out of the third spherical, whereas in 2014 he misplaced near the bronze medal. In 2018 he was out of the tough 32. After three unsuccessful makes an attempt, he lastly received the medal this 12 months. Earlier, the blended doubles pair of skilled Joshna Chinappa and Harinder Pal Singh Sandhu made it to the pre-quarterfinals. Joshna and Sandhu beat Sri Lanka’s Yeheni Kuruppu and Ravindu Laksiri 8-11 11-4 11-3. Joshna and Sandhu didn’t have a great begin and misplaced the primary recreation by making quite a lot of errors however the Indian pair got here again after that to win the following two video games simply. Sunayna Kuruvilla registered a simple win over Fung A Fats Guyana within the ladies’s squash plate remaining. 23-year-old Sunayna defeated her rival from Guyana 11-7, 13-11, 11-2.

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