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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

WATCH | Rakhi Sawant gets knocked out by female wrestler at Great Khali's show; blames Tanushree Dutta for 'planned attack'

Rakhi later in a video claims she was dancing at the show, and not wrestling and could not react when the wrestler threw her down; going on to blame Tanushree Dutta for hiring the wrestler.

published on : 12th November 2018

India's Bajrang Punia becomes number one in world in 65kg category wrestling

It has turned out to be a remarkable season for Bajrang, who was also the only Indian grappler to be given a seeding at the Budapest World Championship.

published on : 10th November 2018

Navjot Kaur crashes out of World Wrestling Championships

The other three Indian quarterfinalists namely - Ritu Phogat, Pooja Dhanda and Sakshi Malik were also ousted in their bouts.

published on : 25th October 2018

Top guns back wrestling contingent to break two-year barren spell

This has been a decent year for Indian wrestlers so far.

published on : 20th October 2018

Bajrang to spearhead India's challenge at Wrestling Worlds 

The only Indian to be seeded at this championship, Bajrang will compete on the second day of the championship on Sunday.

published on : 19th October 2018

30-member strong team to represent India at Wrestling World Championships

The Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) has selected 10 members each in free-style, greco-roman and women's wrestling categories.

published on : 8th October 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

Foreign wrestling coaches set to join India camp before U-23 World Championship

Hossein Karimi set to join as one of the three foreign coaches along with Andrew Cook of USA and Georgia's Temo Kazarashvili on a one-year contract.

published on : 22nd September 2018

Miffed star wrestler Bajrang Punia meets Sports Minister, hopeful he'll be considered for Khel Ratna

The wrestler, who won gold medals at the Commonwealth Games and Asian Games, said if he doesn't get a favourable reply by evening, he will be forced to knock the doors of Court to get justice.

published on : 21st September 2018

Sajan Bhanwal becomes first Indian to win back-to-back medals at World Junior Wrestling

  Islam Opiev of Russia proved to be too good for the 20-year-old from a village near Sonipat, winning the bout through technical superiority.

published on : 19th September 2018

Wrestling Federation of India selects Ritu Phogat for World Championship after Pinki refuses to turn for trials

WFI Assistant Secretary Vinod Tomar told PTI that they decided to hold fresh trials in the interest of the country.

published on : 18th September 2018

Former top wrestler Olympian ​Andalkar dies in Pune hospital 

He also went on to clinch Gold and Silver medals in two different weight categories in the 1962 Jakarta Asian Games.

published on : 16th September 2018

Mental strength as important as physical training: women's junior wrestling coach 

The team is heading to the World Wrestling Championship, which is slated to be held in Slovakia from September 17-23.

published on : 14th September 2018

Biopic of Dwayne The Rock Johnson's father Rocky in works

Indie filmmakers Jonathan and Justin Gajewski are developing "Ring King" after optioning the life rights to Rocky, ex-TV wrestler and WWE Hall of Famer.

published on : 10th September 2018
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