Mahesh Mangaonkar Wins Sekisui Open Second Time

News Bharati    27-May-2019

Kriens, May27: Veteran Indian squash player Mahesh Mangaonkar clinched the 8th PSA title Sekisui Open tournament in kriens, Switzarlnd. Top-seeded Mahesh beat third seed Bernat Jaume of Spain in four games 11-9, 3-11, 11-5, 11-5.


Mahesh had defeated Danial Mekbib of Czech Republic on Friday to qualify for the final. The final lasted for 48 minutes. Sekisui Open is a Challenger tour event of the Professional Squash Association (PSA), the world body which governs the sports. Mahesh had won in 2016 for the first time in this tournament.

Mahesh is the winner of the prestigious British Junior Open Under 15 Category in 2009. He was a part of the Indian Team, who won the Gold medal at the 2014 Asian Games held at Incheon.