The Indian men's team defeated Hong Kong 2-0 to advance to the final of the Asian Squash Team Championship for the first time in 9 years and the third time in total. The team had earlier reached the title clash in 1981 and 2012.
World number 15 Sourav Ghoshal defeated Yip Tz Fang 10-12, 11-6, 11-6, 15-13 in 55 minutes to advance to the final. Earlier, Ramit Tandon got off to a great start by defeating Henry Lyung 4-11, 11-5, 11-8, 11-5 in 37 minutes. India will take on Malaysia in the final.
Women's team loses: According to reports, the third seeded women's team lost 1-2 to Hong Kong. Joshna Chinappa won but Sunaina Kuruvilla and Urvashi Joshi lost their respective matches.