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Saurav Ghosal

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Kolkata, India

Player Info

Saurav Ghosal became the first Indian player to claim a place in the world’s top 20 in February 2013 and has continued to be his country’s leading squash player. Ghosal, from Kolkata, won his first PSA World Tour title at the Otters Open in August 2006. He also became the first Indian ever to reach the quarter-finals at the World Championship in 2013, narrowly losing out to Ramy Ashour. Ghosal is coached by Malcolm Willstrop, father of current World No.6 James Willstrop and his career has come on leaps and bounds since Willstrop senior took over the coaching reins. He has nine Indian Nationals Championships to his name but lost 3-2 to Harinder Pal Singh Sandhu in the final in November 2014.

Saurav Ghosal Profile
World Ranking: 21
World Series Standing: 15
Birthplace: Kolkata, India
Height: 168
Weight: 65
Coach Malcolm Willstrop
Interests Watching sport, movies, listening to music, sampling food at restaurants