Joshna Chinappa rises to 10th in world squash rankings

Chinappa had slipped to 12th after initially breaking into top-10 in July.

By: PTI | New Delhi | Published:September 11, 2016 7:06 pm
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Indian squash player Joshna Chinappa rose to 10th while Deepika Pallikal remained static at 19th in the latest Professional Squash Association (PSA) rankings. Chinappa, who who had slipped to 12th after initially breaking into top-10 in July, has regained the position even as Pallikal held on to the 19th position.

In the men’s rankings, Saurav Ghosal dropped to 21st from his previous perch of 17th. Mahesh Mangaonkar gained a position to be on 60th, while Vikram Malhotra remained 73rd. Harinder Pal Sandhu improved to 79th. In the women’s section, Sachika Ingale slipped to 84.

Chinappa and Ghosal had gone out in the quarterfinal stage of the USD 100,000 China Open, a PSA World Tour event.