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Sep 14, 2018
Wrestling World Championships: Sushil Kumar’s pullout puts spotlight on unheralded Jitender KumarThe towering presence of Sushil Kumar and Narsingh Yadav in his weight category meant despite his impressive frame of over six feet, Jitender Kumar was always overshadowed.
Aug 14, 2018
Asian Games 2018: Sakshi Malik says she wasn't happy with Gold Coast bronze, will look to put up better show in IndonesiaWrestler Sakshi Malik admitted to not being happy at all with the bronze she had won at the Commonwealth Games earlier this year, and that she has put that behind now and is gunning for greater success at the upcoming Asian Games.
Aug 09, 2018
Asian Games 2018: Wrestler Sakshi Malik says athletes are always striving for medals, cannot be accused of lack of effortUnder the scanner for her below-par performance in the run-up to the Asian Games, Olympic medallist Sakshi Malik is feeling the heat but insists that athletes always aim for medals so that fingers are not pointed at them.
Mar 14, 2018
Olympic Gold Quest to support ace wrestler Vinesh Phogat in preparation for Tokyo 2020Olympic Gold Quest (OGQ) on Wednesday said it will support ace wrestler Vinesh Phogat, who is eyeing a podium finish at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Mar 11, 2018
Navjot Kaur climbs to No 2 in UWW rankings after winning gold in Asian ChampionshipsReigning Asian champion Navjot Kaur was rewarded for her recent gold medal effort as she became world No 2 in the women's 65 kg category during the latest rankings released by the United World Wrestling.
Mar 05, 2018
Commonwealth Games 2018: Pooja Dhanda aims for gold in debut after recovering from career-threatening injuryPooja Dhanda, who suffered a career-threatening tear to her anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) three years ago, beat Geeta Phogat in the trials to seal her spot in the Indian Commonwealth Games squad.
Mar 03, 2018
How Navjot Kaur, first Indian woman to win gold at Asian Championships, charted her course from Tarn Taran to BishkekNavjot thrashed Japan's Miya Imai 9-1 in the final to emerge champion in the women's 65kg category.
Feb 28, 2018
Iran wrestling chief resigns over athletes paying the price for nation's anti-Israel policiesThe head of Iran's wrestling federation resigned on Wednesday after criticising authorities for letting athletes pay the price for the ban on facing Israeli opponents.
Feb 18, 2018
Commonwealth Games 2018: With talent on her side, Divya Kakran will aim to wrestle her way to goldBefore Divya Kakran clinched medals at the Asian and the Commonwealth Wrestling championships last year, she earned her reputation as the girl who comfortably defeated boys at various dangals across North India.
Nov 18, 2017
Wrestler Sakshi Malik says Sushil Kumar is her inspiration, wants to win successive Olympic medals like himSakshi Malik, the bronze medal winner in the Rio Olympics in 2016, on Friday said that star wrestler Sushil Kumar has always been an inspiration for her and like him, she wanted to win two consecutive medals in the Olympics.