Chinese participation unclear after new advisory

Wrestling Federation of India says it has done its part, up to government to issue team clearance for Asian Championships in New Delhi starting on Feb 18

04 Feb 2020

Grapple graph rising

Wrestling is the only sport that fetched India medals in the last three editions of the Olympic Games. As Tokyo 2020 comes closer, consistency of this bunch raises expectations

02 Feb 2020

Dushyant continues Phogat legacy with maiden medal

Yet another wrestler from renowned Phogat family made his mark on the mat by winning a medal on the concluding day of the Cadet National Championship in Patna on Tuesday.

29 Jan 2020

Wrestling federation confident of Pakistan presence in Asian Championships

Wrestling Federation of India is confident of Pakistan’s participation in the Asian Championships scheduled in New Delhi from February 18 to 23.

28 Jan 2020

Mission Tokyo via non-Olympic category

The WFI also decided that India will compete in Rome only in six Olympic weight categories, which practically means Sakshi has only one event before the qualifier to stay in hunt.

13 Jan 2020

Wrestler Sakshi Malik opts for trial in non-Olympic section

Gaurav has decided to compete in 79kg. Even Rana may compete, if he manages to get over the back pain he is suffering from.

12 Jan 2020

FIRs against those who misused WFI certificates  

Earlier, WFI had expressed possible involvement of officials from various state units in the scam.

09 Jan 2020

Marriage on hold, veteran Nirmala Devi rekindles Olympic dreams

This never-ending wait would have broken any athlete’s spirit.

06 Jan 2020

17-year-old stuns Sakshi, begins Tokyo journey

: It has all the markings of a movie script straight out of Bollywood.

05 Jan 2020

Sushil Kumar pulls out, record entries in 74 kg trials

The absence of Sushil Kumar seemingly has made 74kg the most crowded weight category in the men’s selection trials, in New Delhi on Friday.

03 Jan 2020

Equestrian units form panel to push for rights

As many as 22 state units met at Embassy International Riding School in Bengaluru on Saturday to chart a roadmap for improving the landscape of the sport in the country.

29 Dec 2019

Ranchi rendezvous? Five days in hot pursuit of MS Dhoni

A lot has been written about Dhoni in the last decade-and-a-half but nobody has succeeded in decoding the mystery surrounding him.

26 Dec 2019

Teen challenger Gaurav ready for Sushil Kumar date

Gaurav will not get a chance to watch his probable opponent closely during the national camp, as Sushil is training at New Delhi’s Chhatrasal Stadium with foreign coaches.

23 Dec 2019

51 junior athletes caught for age-fudging at national inter-district meet in Tirupati

189 youngsters ran away after registering with the national inter-district junior athletics meet fearing punishment.

21 Dec 2019

U-19 duo joins club of Indian crorepatis

 On expected lines, India captain for the upcoming U-19 World Cup Priyam Garg and his teammate Yashasvi Jaiswal bagged impressive deals at the IPL auctions in Kolkata on Thursday.

20 Dec 2019