Dipika Pallikal in final

Dipika Pallikal stormed into the final with a convincing 11-4, 11-4, 11-2 win over Egyptian Nouran El Torky in the Victoria Open squash event on Saturday.

In the final on Sunday, Dipika takes on England's Millie Tomlinson.   -  PTI

India's national champion and top seeded Dipika Pallikal is just a step away from title as she stormed into the final with a convincing 11-4, 11-4, 11-2 win over Egyptian Nouran El Torky in the Victoria Open squash event, a PSA Tour fixture here on Saturday. In the final on Sunday, Dipika takes on England's Millie Tomlinson.

However in the men's section both the Indians, third seed Harinder Pal Sandhu and eighth seed Kush Kumar went out in the semi-finals, losing to higher ranked players. Top seeded Joe Lee of Engalnd accounted for Harinder, winning 11-8, 11-4, 12-10 while second seed Rex Hedrick (Aus) defeated Kush Kumar 11-5, 11-7, 11-5.