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The 1,495-page document, which named Sushil Kumar as the main accused and 12 others as accomplices(File photo)

'Sushil planned and executed murder...’: Charge sheet filed

By Richa Banka, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 03, 2021 05:05 AM IST
  • Sushil Kumar, who won medals at the Beijing and London Olympics, is facing charges of murdering 23-year-old wrestler Sagar Dhankad inside Chhatrasal stadium
Sushil Kumar was arrested by the Delhi Police along with his associate Ajay Kumar on Sunday.(PTI Photo)
Sushil Kumar was arrested by the Delhi Police along with his associate Ajay Kumar on Sunday.(PTI Photo)

Sushil Kumar cried in lock-up, was up all night: Police

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 25, 2021 09:27 AM IST
During the four-hour interrogation, Sushil Kumar said that he just wanted to scare Sagar Dhankad, the 23-year-old wrestler who was killed during the brawl on May 4. The Northern Railway has said that it will suspend Kumar following his arrest in connection with a murder case.
Sushil Kumar was arrested on Sunday by Delhi Police(HT Collage)
Sushil Kumar was arrested on Sunday by Delhi Police(HT Collage)

After 19 days on the run, wrestling icon arrested near Delhi

By Anvit Srivastava, Richa Banka
PUBLISHED ON MAY 24, 2021 08:11 AM IST
Kumar and his five associates are wanted by the police after Dhankad, a former junior national champion, was beaten to death inside the Chhatrasal Stadium, the wrestling hub in northwest Delhi, on May 4.
Wrestler Sushil Kumar at Saket police station after his arrest on Sunday.(ANI Photo)
Wrestler Sushil Kumar at Saket police station after his arrest on Sunday.(ANI Photo)

Sushil Kumar had brawl filmed to ensure his influence continues: Report

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 24, 2021 08:04 AM IST
During the hearing, the police informed the court that wrestler Sushil Kumar crossed the borders of as many as seven states and union territories during the past 18 days to evade his arrest.
Olympic wrestler Sushil Kumar and his associate Ajay Kumar (back) in the custody of Delhi Police Special cell in New Delhi(Arvind Yadav/ Hindustan Times)
Olympic wrestler Sushil Kumar and his associate Ajay Kumar (back) in the custody of Delhi Police Special cell in New Delhi(Arvind Yadav/ Hindustan Times)

Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar sent to 6-day police custody

By hindustantimes.com | Reported by Richa Banka, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 23, 2021 07:52 PM IST
  • Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar sent to 6-day police custody in Sagar Rana murder case, says his counsel BS Jakhar
Wrestler Sushil Kumar(HT archive)
Wrestler Sushil Kumar(HT archive)

No relief to Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar, court denies anticipatory bail

PTI | , New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 18, 2021 06:06 PM IST
Additional Sessions Judge Jadgish Kumar denied the relief to Sushil Kumar against whom a case of murder, abduction and criminal conspiracy has been registered.
New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal thanked all stakeholders, including the Central government, the corona warriors and various organisations.(PTI)
New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal thanked all stakeholders, including the Central government, the corona warriors and various organisations.(PTI)

Schools won’t reopen till Covid is beaten: Arvind Kejriwal

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Sweta Goswami, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 16, 2020 12:19 AM IST
The chief minister also announced that from next week the Delhi government will start sending oxygen concentrators to the homes of Covid-19 patients even if they have recovered from the disease.
This year, chief minister Arvind Kejriwal will hoist a flag and deliver a speech in Delhi Secretariat instead of Chhatrasal Stadium(PTI)
This year, chief minister Arvind Kejriwal will hoist a flag and deliver a speech in Delhi Secretariat instead of Chhatrasal Stadium(PTI)

Seven Covid warriors to attend I-Day event at Delhi secretariat

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 14, 2020 10:55 PM IST
This year, chief minister Arvind Kejriwal will hoist a flag and deliver a speech in Delhi Secretariat instead of Chhatrasal Stadium – the traditional venue for the event – in the light of restrictions on gatherings under Covid-19 lockdown guidelines.
Wrestlers practice during a training session at Yogeshwar Dutt academy in Gohana.(Biplov Bhuyan/HT PHOTO)
Wrestlers practice during a training session at Yogeshwar Dutt academy in Gohana.(Biplov Bhuyan/HT PHOTO)

Opened academy to stop talent waste: Yogeshwar Dutt

Hindustan Times, Gohana | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 01, 2018 08:58 AM IST
In his formative years, Yogeshwar Dutt struggled a lot for want of proper wrestling facilities. It was only when he moved to the Chhatrasal Stadium in Delhi that he started to train on mat.
Coaching is tougher and advanced here at Chhatrasal Stadium. They prepare us for the next level competitions with rigorous training, says a 20-year-old wrestler from Jhajjar.(PIB)
Coaching is tougher and advanced here at Chhatrasal Stadium. They prepare us for the next level competitions with rigorous training, says a 20-year-old wrestler from Jhajjar.(PIB)

Training, diet, and a fight against finances: The life of a pahalwan

Press Trust of India | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 26, 2018 10:06 PM IST
Once a week, all the wrestlers go for cross-country running for 7-8km. The morning ends with an exhausting session of exercises.
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