WFI

Women wrestlers to camp at IG Stadium ahead of World Championships from Sep 20

The Worlds will be the first major international event for the wrestlers after the Tokyo Olympics.

published on : 17th September 2021

If need arises, wrestling federation will run professional league: WFI chief

We will compensate wrestlers if there is any contract issue, says Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh  

published on : 31st August 2021

Tata Motors, WFI initiate programme to win gold medal in Paris Olympics 2024

Young and talented Indian wrestlers would gain assured and enhanced access to world-class training facilities, internationally reputed coaches and support through a rich nutritional programme.

published on : 27th August 2021

Tata Motors extend sponsorship of Indian wrestling till 2024 Olympics 

It was also announced that apart from the scholarships to 60 juniors, 30 talented wrestlers, to be identified by the WFI, will be adopted by Tata Motors.

published on : 27th August 2021

Sports psychologist should be attached to teams, feels wrestler Anshu Malik

WFI President Brijbhushan Sharan Singh admitted that the Indian team needs to have two psychologists travelling with them all the time.

published on : 27th August 2021

No time to grieve over Tokyo defeat, next Olympics is approaching: Vinesh Phogat 

When Vinesh was asked about her experience in Tokyo where she made a shock quarterfinal exit, she said she "learnt a lot".

published on : 27th August 2021

Won't force Ravi Dahiya to participate in World Championships: WFI

The WFI will not force Tokyo Olympic silver medallist Ravi Dahiya to participate in the upcoming World Championships.

published on : 26th August 2021

Olympic silver medallist Ravi Dahiya to miss World Championship

The Wrestling Federation of India will conduct trials on Tuesday for the Worlds, set to be held in Oslo, Norway from October 2-10.

published on : 25th August 2021

Vinesh Phogat sends apology to WFI, disciplinary committee to take call

The Wrestling Federation of India had earlier handed a temporary suspension to grappler Vinesh Phogat over her behaviour at the Tokyo Olympics.

published on : 15th August 2021

Sonam Malik responds to WFI notice, federation awaits Vinesh Phogat's reply

Sonam has replied to the notice and promised that she won't repeat it. The federation will soon take a decision on the matter, a WFI source said.

published on : 13th August 2021

Deepak Punia's Russian coach assaults referee, expelled from Olympic Village

WFI, however, managed to ward off the trouble by immediately terminating the coach.

published on : 6th August 2021

WFI recommends Ravi Dahiya, Deepak Punia for Arjuna Award

Deepak Punia had bagged a silver medal at the 2019 World Championship while Ravi Dahiya had won a bronze medal at the same event.

published on : 30th June 2021

WFI announces probables for World Cadet Wrestling Championships

The selection trials were held on Monday here at the Indira Gandhi Indoor Sports Complex in men and women's groups.

published on : 22nd June 2021

WFI cancels camp for Olympic-bound wrestlers, finalises training-cum-competition trip to Europe

The WFI has written to its counterparts in Poland that Indian wrestlers be allowed to use their facilities for a training camp ahead of the tournament in Warsaw next month.

published on : 15th May 2021

Indian wrestling's image has been tarnished due to accusations against Sushil Kumar: WFI

Indian wrestler Sushil Kumar's international success triggered a revolution and created an inspirational legacy.

published on : 10th May 2021
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