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India finishes seventh in world team squash

Press Trust of India  |  Chennai 

finished seventh overall in the WSF-world men's team squash championship in Marseille, France.

defeated 2-1 in the 7th-8th place match, on Sunday.

It was the good work of Harinder Pal Sandhu and Mahesh Mangaonkar that did the trick, said a SRFI press release here.

After losing to for the sixth place earlier, the Indians geared up to perform better against

The team was without Saurav Ghosal but that did not lessen India's chance.

Harinder and Mahesh proved that after Vikram Malhotra had lost the first match.

Result: for 7th-8th positions: beat 2-1 (Vikram Malhotra lost to Alan Clyne 5-11, 14-16, 7-11; Harinder Pal Sandhu bt Greg Lobban 11-9, 12-10, 11-9; Mahesh Mangaonkar bt Dougie Kempsell 11-8, 11-7, 5-11, 11-1).

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First Published: Mon, December 04 2017. 16:20 IST