Vinesh Phogat

Grapplers look to ace model exam before final test

One gold, one silver and six bronze medals — India’s performance in the last edition of the Asian Wrestling Championships was decent. 

published on : 23rd April 2019

Arrogance comes handy to take down rivals during match: Vinesh Phogat

The 24-year-old Commonwealth Games champion opens up in an exclusive interview on the perceptions about her, life after marriage to fellow grappler Somvir Rathee and her Olympic dreams.

published on : 21st January 2019

Bajrang Punia, Vinesh Phogat emerge new superstars of Indian wrestling in 2018

What was more historic than this move was the way Bajrang and Vinesh meticulously went about giving solid performances through the year.

published on : 24th December 2018

Wrestlers Bajrang Punia, Vinesh Phogat, Pooja Dhanda get Grade A contracts

Meanwhile, two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar and Rio Olympic bronze medallist Sakshi Malik, who are struggling with form, have been shifted to Grade B

published on : 30th November 2018

Star wrestler Vinesh Phogat comes out in support of #MeToo movement

Vinesh also said that she does not want to be known as a cousin of "Dangal" wrestlers, who featured in the Bollywood blockbuster.

published on : 3rd November 2018

Wrestler Vinesh Phogat ruled out of World championship after sustaining injury during training

Vinesh, who was exempted from the World Championship trials, was to compete in the 50kg category and was a medal favourite.

published on : 23rd September 2018

Asian Games gold medallist Vinesh Phogat​​ says Indian coaches are not good enough

This year Vinesh Phogat has won Gold at both the Commonwealth Games and the Asian Games, and now she is seeking a personal coach as she started preparing for 2020.

published on : 11th September 2018

Vinesh Phogat shines at Asian Games 2018

Putting Rio blues behind, Vinesh Phogat became the first Indian woman to win Asiad wrestling gold.

published on : 21st August 2018

Sakshi Malik, Vinesh Phogat to lead Indian women wrestlers in Asian Games

Sakshi and Vinesh will carry India's hopes in the 50kg and 62kg freestyle categories even as four other wrestlers went through the trials today.

published on : 10th June 2018

Battle won in Commonwealth Games 2018, the war lies ahead for Indian sportspersons

A Sharath Kamal has seen most things thanks to his experience in playing at major multidiscipline Games — three Asiads, four CWGs and three Summer Games.

published on : 22nd April 2018

On comeback trail, Vinesh pinning hopes on new moves for mat finish

The Haryana wrestler will look to win her second CWG gold medal, and she might be even more motivated after the horrific knee injury she suffered at Rio Olympics 2016.

published on : 1st April 2018

Wrestler Vinesh Phogat pins hopes on new moves for mat finish in Commonwealth Games 2018

On comeback trail post Rio injury heartbreak, wrestler Vinesh eager to test untried technique at Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.

published on : 29th March 2018