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Beleaguered WFI chief Brij Bhushan claims Wrestlers' protest 'a conspiracy' against him

Speaking to this daily, former WFI chief refutes all allegations, vows to cooperate with any investigation

29 Apr 2023

WFI issues notice to freestyle wrestlers

The wrestlers in question were asked to present their versions before the federation on April 25. A report in this regard was carried by this daily on April 18.

22 Apr 2023

WFI requests SAI to resume national camps

However, what may turn out to be a bone of contention is one of the venues suggested by the federation for the women’s camp.

20 Apr 2023

Indian wrestlers stopped at Astana airport for possessing 'needles'

The men's freestyle grapplers were returning to the country after competing at the Asian Championships in Kazakhstan

18 Apr 2023

Weightlifter Shubham eyes glory for him and his village

RSPB lifter, who hails from Vadgaon Maval, a village in Maharashtra where the first Anglo-Maratha war was fought, to represent the country in Asian C'ships

04 Apr 2023

Day-to-day functioning over to Wrestling Federation of India?

WFI on Monday resumed its day-to-day functioning. Secretary-general VN Prasood will head the federation from its existing office in New Delhi.

28 Mar 2023

Sidelined WFI chief likely to appear before IOA panel

The seven-member committee was formed at the request of the country's top wrestlers on January 20

16 Mar 2023

Asian Championships, big test for Indian wrestlers

For the first time since the historic protest by the wrestlers against the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI), India will send a full-strength squad for any international event.

13 Mar 2023

Selection trials for Asian C'ships, top wrestlers may give it a miss

Oversight committee led by Mary Kom to organise trials in Delhi on March 10 and 11

07 Mar 2023

Wrestling federation chief attends hearing, probe nears end

As was reported by this daily, all six members of the committee were present in person for the hearing.

01 Mar 2023

Visitors swept aside

Now the first question. How? Six batters from Australia’s playing XI got out playing either the sweep or the reverse sweep.

20 Feb 2023

‘Fit’ & training, Shreyas Iyer likely to return to fore

Dravid & Co to assess player today before call on XI for second Test

16 Feb 2023

Third Test: Indian team management favoured Indore move over Rajkot

The third Test of the ongoing Border-Gavaskar Trophy has been shifted from Dharamsala to Indore.

14 Feb 2023

The great Aussie meltdown

In the end, Australia were shot out in a little over two hours.

12 Feb 2023

One-handed offie Raut impresses India, Aussie batters at Jamtha nets

Gurudas Raut suffers with congenital amputation of his left-arm with the parts after elbow missing. Despite being a medium-pacer, Raut bowled off spin for the Aussie batters.

11 Feb 2023

Rohit special puts India in command

With a gritty innings, he also becomes first India captain to score a century in all formats of the games

11 Feb 2023

Dream debut in Nagpur for another Aussie offie

The match gained further significance as the then India's most-successful captain Sourav Ganguly was scheduled to retire from the international arena after the contest.

11 Feb 2023

Given a chance I'll again prepare the same wicket: 2004 Nagpur Test curator Kishore Pradhan

Man who dished out 'green top' the last time Australia won a Test series in India has no regrets about his role, says there were no demons on surface

06 Feb 2023

Dozens of coaches jobless after SAI ends contract

Reputed coaches including high-performance managers were relieved of their responsibilities without notice; a few of them struggling to make ends meet.

04 Feb 2023

SAI plans to field teams in national competitions

A five-member selection committee has also been constituted for ranking of athletes and selection of a combined team for the Inter-SAI competition for each discipline.

02 Feb 2023

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