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Feb 17, 2018
Iran protests ban on wrestler who threw bout at Under-23 World Championships to avoid Israeli opponentThe Islamic republic does not recognise the Jewish state and forbids its sportsmen from competing against Israelis.
May 10, 2017
Asian Wrestling Championship: Vinesh Phogat on overcoming pain, self-doubt ahead of international comebackVinesh Phogat talks to Firstpost about overcoming pain, self-doubt and helplessness in the aftermath of the serious injury she sustained at Rio Olympics.
Sep 09, 2015
Out of the World Championships, injured Yogeshwar promises full recoveryAsked why Yogeshwar was sent to the USA when he was not 100 per cent fit, the WFI official said that the 32-year-old had assured the federation that he was in good shape.
Aug 25, 2015
Wrestling Worlds: 12 Indian wrestlers delayed after not getting passport back on timeThe Indian wrestling team comprises 24 members in total, excluding the support staff and coaches.
Jul 07, 2015
Yogeshwar and Narsingh seal World Wrestling Championships berthYogeshwar, who got a bye in the initial round of Men's 65kg Freestyle, fought hard before prevailing over Amit Kumar Dhankhar in the final round bout.
Sep 10, 2014
After men, women also draw a blank at Wrestling World C'shipOther Indians in the fray today -- Priyanka Singh, Pooja Dhanda and Suman Kundu -- also crashed out of the Wrestling Worlds after losing in the initial round of their respective bouts.
Aug 23, 2013
I was offered crores to throw away world championship final: Sushil KumarSushil was preparing for his match against Russia's Alan Gogaev when the offer was communicated to one of the foreign coaches. The two-time Olympic medallist added that it was worth 'a few crores'.