Saurav Ghosal to challenge Zahed Salem in final of squash meet
Top-seeded Saurav Ghosal breezed past Todd Harrity of the USA 3-0 in the semifinal to book a summit with Egyptian Zahed Salem of the Kolkata International $30,000 PSA event here on Friday. Ghosal, who is currently ranked 11th in the world, beat Harrity (World No. 48) 11-4, 11-7, 11-3 inside 41 minutes to make the final.
In another match, Salem got the better of giant killer Carlos Cornes Ribadas 11-7, 11-3, 11-9 inside 38 minutes.
World No. 11 Ghosal is the defending champion of the meet last held in 2015.
The 32-year-old beat former World No.1 Marwan ElShorbagy in the final three years back here.
(With inputs from agencies.)