Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Avishek Roy
UPDATED ON DEC 11, 2020 08:46 PM IST
The world body cancelled the World Championships after many top nations decided to withdraw because of the pandemic.
Lucknow | By Sharad Deep
UPDATED ON OCT 19, 2020 11:28 PM IST
The Sports Authority of India’s (SAI) centre, which opened almost after seven months here on Monday, saw top Indian wrestlers laughing, jogging, running and even doing light training at the multi-gym for almost two hours, nearly double of what the actual schedule was meant for.
Hindustan Times | By Pooja Bhula
PUBLISHED ON MAR 07, 2020 09:58 PM IST
The 26-year-old medallist adds that the injury that forced her to bow out of the Rio Olympics taught her a lot, forced her gaze inwards, made her stronger.
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON FEB 05, 2020 05:28 PM IST
The Indian government has suspended the e-visa facility for the Chinese travellers, fearing the spread of the virus which has claimed 490 lives so far.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON DEC 04, 2019 04:14 PM IST
CM Punk has entertained the fans in WWE Backstage and the former world champion once again took a dig at the current talent pool in the company.
Hindustan Times | By Sujata Anandan
PUBLISHED ON DEC 04, 2019 01:00 AM IST
Fadnavis clearly forgot that Pawar began life in the ring as a wrestler with the same pugnacity
Hindustan Times, Bhopal | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON NOV 03, 2019 08:27 PM IST
The wrestling competition was organised in Beltola village after Diwali, in which a number of wrestlers from several parts of the state were participating.
Hindustan Times | By Rudraneil Sengupta
PUBLISHED ON SEP 28, 2019 07:09 PM IST
Though her 2016 Rio Olympic dream was cut short, Vinesh Phogat is the first Indian wrestler to qualify for the 2020 Olympics
Kolkata | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON SEP 25, 2019 05:22 PM IST
While Vinesh Phogat was the sole Indian woman wrestler to bag a medal when she won the bronze medal in the 53-kg category, Deepak Punia settled for silver in the men’s freestyle 86-kg category.
New Delhi | By ANI
PUBLISHED ON SEP 24, 2019 02:17 PM IST
In the World Wrestling Championships, Vinesh Phogat, Ravi Kumar, Bajrang Punia and Rahul Aware ended up as bronze medallists.
Guwahati | By Avishek Roy
UPDATED ON MAY 25, 2019 11:52 PM IST
Neeraj Phogat won gold in the 57kg category at the India Open on Saturday, with unexpected wins against two big names—Sonia Chahal and Manisha Moun—both of whom had excelled at the World Boxing Championships at home in November.
New Delhi | By ANI
PUBLISHED ON MAY 11, 2019 08:32 AM IST
WFI also stated that in the past years, three to four Indian wrestlers have been found positive during dope tests which has affected India’s reputation.
Wrestler, coach face action for goof-up after India miss out on top spot in U-23 Asian Championships
New Delhi | By Ajai Masand
UPDATED ON APR 05, 2019 08:31 PM IST
“We have taken a serious note of the incident and we will take action against the coach and wrestler. We will have consultations with (WFI) president and decide what action needs to be taken. Coach (Malik) should have ensured the documents were in place,” said WFI assistant secretary Vinod Tomar.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Navneet Singh
UPDATED ON JUN 04, 2018 11:37 PM IST
The list of wrestlers who were exempted from the Asian Games 2018 trials were Olympic Games medallist Sushil (74kg), Rio Olympics bronze medallist Sakshi Malik (women’s 62kg), Bajrang Punia (65kg) and Vinesh Phogat (women’s 52kg)