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It has been learnt that Vinesh, who crashed out of the Tokyo Games in the quarterfinals after a crushing defeat by 'fall', has been given time till August 16 to reply to the notice that mentioned indiscipline on three counts.
Published on Aug 10, 2021 06:19 PM IST
PTI | , New Delhi
Growing up together as wrestlers, they were fierce rivals. Now, Anshu Malik and Sonam Malik are best friends, thanks to a timely truce called by their parents and coaches.
Updated on Jul 17, 2021 07:46 PM IST
The wrestlers had “refused” to undergo a 14-day quarantine as per the Sports Authority of India's SOP for the national camp in Sonepat which was due to begin last Tuesday. The WFI subsequently cancelled the camp.
Published on May 20, 2021 09:37 PM IST
- TOPS clear Kamal Malikov for Ravi Dahiya and 2008 Beijing Olympics silver medallist Murad Gaidarov as Deepak Punia's coach
Published on Apr 12, 2021 10:59 AM IST
- Father Rajinder and coach Ajmer see the teenager achieving their own unfulfilled Olympic wrestling dreams
Published on Apr 11, 2021 10:43 AM IST
- Teenage wrestling sensations Anshu Malik and Sonam Malik booked Tokyo Olympics berths as they stormed into the final of Asian Olympic qualifiers in Almaty, Kazakhstan on Saturday.
Updated on Apr 10, 2021 05:40 PM IST
, New DelhiAvishek Roy
Sonam took down Sakshi in a fiercely contested 62kg bout to win 8-7 and book her place in the team for the Asian Olympic qualifiers in April.
Published on Mar 22, 2021 08:03 PM IST
Sonam, who had booked her seat in the Indian team in the 62kg after defeating Sakshi in the trials, got injured while training with the 2016 Olympic bronze medallist at the national camp in Lucknow, last week.
Published on Mar 03, 2021 01:43 PM IST
Rio Olympics bronze medallist Sakshi Malik and 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games silver medallist Pooja Dhanda were knocked out by juniors in the trials. They are likely to be tested even more in next year’s trials as WFI is “keen on hosting the national championships in the next 2-3 months, situation permitting,” and field some of the juniors (under-20) in the trials next year.
Updated on Jul 07, 2020 09:01 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Sharad Deep & Ajai Masand
Sakshi’s one last hope of making it to Tokyo will depend on Sonam failing at Asian qualifying event, scheduled in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan from March 27 to 29.
Updated on Feb 26, 2020 11:37 PM IST
Lucknow | Sharad Deep
OPENING UP Sonepat’s men-only wrestling tradition is now a thing of the past. The Haryana district, famous for producing international wrestlers, is seeing more and more girls hit the akhada.
Updated on Feb 17, 2020 08:19 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Kharkhoda (Sonepat) |Navneet Singh and Avishek Roy
Sakshi was defeated by two-time world cadet champion Sonam Malik in the 62-kg weight category in the trials for the Asian World Olympics qualifiers.
Updated on Feb 11, 2020 05:09 PM IST
New Delhi |Indo Asian News Service
Malik had fought fearlessly in the earlier rounds but couldn’t replicate the form against Adekuoroye and settled for silver on her international debut in the senior category.
Updated on Jan 17, 2020 12:04 AM IST
New Delhi | Navneet Singh
The teenager went neck-and-neck with Sakshi and kept attacking despite trailing in the first period of the 62kg semi-final bout. In the second period, Sonam produced a sensational four-point throw with three seconds left on the clock.
Updated on Jan 06, 2020 09:53 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | HT Correspondent
Sonam was trailing 4-6 in the second period but produced a sensational four-point throw with just three seconds left in the bout to make it 10-10 and win on criteria of scoring the last point. She then defeated Radhika 4-1 in the final to seal her spot in the Indian team in the 62kg category.
Updated on Jan 04, 2020 03:05 PM IST
Lucknow |Press Trust of India