You are here: Home » PTI Stories » National » News
Business Standard

Foreign squash coach resigns ahead of CWG

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

India's foreign finally put in his papers today, bringing a pre-mature end to his eventful tenure after developing serious differences with an "unprofessional" Federation of (SRFI).

Karargui, who is in Egypt, sent his resignation letter to Authority of (SAI) via email.

"Yes, we have received his resignation, which means he will not be travelling with the team to There is not much we can do about it," a SAI told

The Alexandria-based joined the Indian team in July 2016 and last year, his contract was extended till July 2019.

Earlier this month, he had already made it clear that won't be able to work anymore with a "high-handed" and "unprofessional" national federation like the


The suspense was only about his return for the April 4-15 until he thought "he had enough".

The treated me unprofessionally and questioned my decision making more often than not. You can't expect anyone to operate as usual in such a scenario. I want to be there for the players at CWG but it is best for them to go ahead without me as there is too much distraction, an emotional Karargui had told from earlier this week.

During his tenure, won a historic Asian Championship title and three Indians swept the U-19 category at

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Mon, March 12 2018. 21:10 IST
RECOMMENDED FOR YOU