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MNS chief Raj Thackeray defers his 5 June Ayodhya visit, says details to be announced on Sunday
India

MNS chief Raj Thackeray defers his 5 June Ayodhya visit, says details to be announced on Sunday

Raj Thackeray has deferred his Ayodhya visit due to health reasons. The MNS leader is reported to have injured his leg and is likely to undergo surgery

Explained: How Raj Thackeray’s ‘Marathi manoos’ pride has become a sticking point ahead of his Ayodhya visit
Politics

Explained: How Raj Thackeray’s ‘Marathi manoos’ pride has become a sticking point ahead of his Ayodhya visit

The Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief’s ‘anti-migrant’ stand has come to haunt him. BJP MP Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh said that he won't allow Raj Thackeray into the temple town for 'humiliating north Indians'

WFI president Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh in trouble after slapping wrestler in Ranchi
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WFI president Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh in trouble after slapping wrestler in Ranchi

The incident happened on the concluding day of the U-15 Nationals, with the wrestler in question having been disqualified for age-fraud

Asian Wrestling Championships 2020: Three-member Pakistan team, 17 others sponsored by world body
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Asian Wrestling Championships 2020: Three-member Pakistan team, 17 others sponsored by world body

The National Federations are supposed to pay for their travelling squads but the United World Wrestling (UWW) recently decided to support nations who are not financially strong

Wrestling Federation of India president Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh says Chinese, Pakistani grapplers will get visas ahead of Asian Championships
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Wrestling Federation of India president Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh says Chinese, Pakistani grapplers will get visas ahead of Asian Championships

As per United World Wrestling bidding rules, it's mandatory for hosts to ensure all participating nations get visas for a tournament

WFI president says 74 kg trials won't be postponed despite star wrestler Sushil Kumar's request
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WFI president says 74 kg trials won't be postponed despite star wrestler Sushil Kumar's request

Sushil Kumar may get a chance to qualify for the Tokyo Olympics in March.

Gurpreet Singh, Sunil Kumar clinch gold medals at senior national wrestling championships
Sports

Gurpreet Singh, Sunil Kumar clinch gold medals at senior national wrestling championships

Punjab's Gurpreet overcame two-time junior world championships medallist Sajan Bhanwal, representing Services, 3-1 in the 77kg category, to lift his fourth national title.

Sushil Kumar books ticket to World Wrestling Championships with win over Jitender Kumar in intense contest
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Sushil Kumar books ticket to World Wrestling Championships with win over Jitender Kumar in intense contest

The consistent attacks from both the wrestlers in the fast-paced final bout had the fans on the edge of their seats as close to 1500 gathered at IGI stadium to watch their favourite star in action.

Pay Rs 8 lakh or face life ban — Wrestling Federation of India gives dope-tainted wrestler Reena ultimatum
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Pay Rs 8 lakh or face life ban — Wrestling Federation of India gives dope-tainted wrestler Reena ultimatum

Suspended for failing a dope test, wrestler Reena will be handed a life ban if she fails to share with Wrestling Federation of India half of the Rs 16 lakh penalty.

As Narsingh Yadav doping saga inches closer to climax, a look at how tainted wrestler's defence collapsed
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As Narsingh Yadav doping saga inches closer to climax, a look at how tainted wrestler's defence collapsed

It had the trappings of a mystery novel. But as the Narsingh Yadav doping case nears its climax, here's how his defence collapsed.

Wrestlers Bajrang Punia, Vinesh Phogat get Grade A contracts; Olympic medallists Sushil Kumar, Sakshi Malik in Grade B
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Wrestlers Bajrang Punia, Vinesh Phogat get Grade A contracts; Olympic medallists Sushil Kumar, Sakshi Malik in Grade B

It was expected that Bajrang and Vinesh, who won the Commonwealth Games and the Asian Games gold medals this year, will be kept in the top grade.

Asian Games 2018: Best way to pay respect to late Atal Bihari Vajpayee is by winning medals in Jakarta, says India's Chef de Mission
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Asian Games 2018: Best way to pay respect to late Atal Bihari Vajpayee is by winning medals in Jakarta, says India's Chef de Mission

"I think it is our responsibility to give him our respects and the best way to do that would be by winning as many medals as we can," said Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh.

Asian Games 2018: Delhi HC junks PIL against BJP MP's appointment as head of Indian contingent at Indonesia event
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Asian Games 2018: Delhi HC junks PIL against BJP MP's appointment as head of Indian contingent at Indonesia event

Delhi HC dismissed a PIL against the appointment of BJP MP Brij Bhushan Singh as the Chef de Mission of the Indian contingent for the upcoming Asian Games.

WFI fears India could lose rights to host Asian Junior Championships if Pakistan wrestlers are denied visa
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WFI fears India could lose rights to host Asian Junior Championships if Pakistan wrestlers are denied visa

The Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) on Tuesday said it runs the risk of losing the hosting rights of the upcoming Asian Junior Championships in New Delhi if the Pakistani contingent is denied visa.

World Wrestling Championships 2017: Blame lies with WFI president for India's dismal show in Paris
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World Wrestling Championships 2017: Blame lies with WFI president for India's dismal show in Paris

What Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh, president of the WFI needs to do is introspection and humbly own the responsibility after Indian wrestlers' dismal show in Paris.

World Wrestling Championships 2017: WFI must get act together after poor finish, not offer lame excuses
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World Wrestling Championships 2017: WFI must get act together after poor finish, not offer lame excuses

The time has come for WFI to own up its shortcomings and get its act together. Also, the government and fans must not get carried away by any success that come the way of the Indian grapplers in the Commonwealth Games 2018.

Pro Wrestling League: Postponed second season to be held from 2 to 19 January
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Pro Wrestling League: Postponed second season to be held from 2 to 19 January

Postponed after organisers said that their plans were thrown haywire by demonetisation, the 2nd season of Pro Wrestling League will now be held from 2-19 January.

Second edition of Pro Wrestling League set to commence from 15 December
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Second edition of Pro Wrestling League set to commence from 15 December

The second edition of the Pro Wrestling League (PWL) is all set to commence from December 15 and will feature eight teams, which is two more than last year.