[

shako bentinidis

]
Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia during a training session ahead of the 18th Asian Games 2018, in Jakarta, Indonesia.(PTI)

Bajrang Punia ramping at training with coach Bentinidis back by his side

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 15, 2020 11:09 AM IST
India’s top wrestling medal hope at next year’s Tokyo Olympics says his training has been boosted with his Georgian coach back from home.
Shako Bentinidis (R) with Bajrang Punia.(Twitter)
Shako Bentinidis (R) with Bajrang Punia.(Twitter)

Shako Bentinidis to continue as Bajrang Punia’s coach until 2020 Olympics

New Delhi | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON OCT 23, 2019 08:24 PM IST
Shako Bentinidis’ status as Bajrang Punia’s coach seemed to be on shaky grounds after the Wrestling World Championships that was held in Nur-Sultan in September.
Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia(AP)
Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia(AP)

Bajrang Punia dismisses report of sacking personal coach

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON OCT 18, 2019 04:17 PM IST
It has been reported that Bajrang, the only Indian to win three World Championship medals, has parted ways with Bentinidis but the Indian wrestler denied it.
A file photo of Bajrang Punia.(AP)
A file photo of Bajrang Punia.(AP)

WFI seeks new coach for Bajrang Punia months before Tokyo Olympics

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 17, 2019 11:26 PM IST
A Russian and a Cuban coach are in the pipeline to train India’s top Olympic contender. Currently, Punia is training with Cuban coach Wilfredo Garcia Quintana at the national camp in Sonepat on a trial basis.
SHARE
Story Saved