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Coronavirus Outbreak: India's MMA fighter Ritu Phogat working on mental toughness, reading 'The Secret' during lockdown
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Coronavirus Outbreak: India's MMA fighter Ritu Phogat working on mental toughness, reading 'The Secret' during lockdown

Ritu, who had registered her second win in ONE Championship last February, is currently based in Singapore and said she is taking this break as an opportunity to work on her skills

Nach Baliye: Veteran wrestlers Geeta Phogat, Pawan Kumar reportedly roped in as celebrity couple for Season 9
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Nach Baliye: Veteran wrestlers Geeta Phogat, Pawan Kumar reportedly roped in as celebrity couple for Season 9

Geeta Phogat and her husband Pawan Kumar will reportedly shoot for the Nach Baliye season 9 promo soon

Wrestler Ritu Phogat dropped from TOPS; six swimmers, five para-badminton players included in list
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Wrestler Ritu Phogat dropped from TOPS; six swimmers, five para-badminton players included in list

Wrestler Ritu Phogat dropped from the government's Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS) after she decided to shift her loyalty to Mixed Martial Arts.

Farhan Akhtar, Geeta Phogat, Tilottama Shome attend Day 3 at Lakme Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2019
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Farhan Akhtar, Geeta Phogat, Tilottama Shome attend Day 3 at Lakme Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2019

Wrestling champion Geeta Phogat made her debut at Lakme Fashion Week on Day 3

Vinesh Phogat looks to prove her fitness while Sakshi Malik aims to regain lost form at upcoming wrestling nationals
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Vinesh Phogat looks to prove her fitness while Sakshi Malik aims to regain lost form at upcoming wrestling nationals

The spotlight trained on them, Vinesh Phogat gets an opportunity to test her fitness while a struggling Sakshi Malik will look to re-invent herself in the absence of the male stars at the Tata Motors Wrestling Nationals

Wrestling World Championships: Pooja Dhanda wins bronze medal in 57kg category; Ritu Phogat, Sakshi Malik falter
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Wrestling World Championships: Pooja Dhanda wins bronze medal in 57kg category; Ritu Phogat, Sakshi Malik falter

India won its second medal at the 2018 Wrestling World Championships after Pooja Dhanda won a bronze medal in the women's freestyle 57kg weight class at Budapest on Thursday.

Wrestling Federation of India selects Ritu Phogat for World Championship after Pinki refuses to turn up for trials
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Wrestling Federation of India selects Ritu Phogat for World Championship after Pinki refuses to turn up for trials

Miffed with the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI), grappler Pinki refused to turn up for the World Championship re-trial, paving the way for Ritu Phogat's selection in the 53kg category

Indian wrestler Geeta Phogat says she lost her focus due to prolonged injury, movie
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Indian wrestler Geeta Phogat says she lost her focus due to prolonged injury, movie

Indian wrestler Geeta Phogat says the razzmatazz of a Bollywood blockbuster on her life and a prolonged injury break took away her focus from the sport and she is now trying to recover lost ground.

Yogeshwar Dutt says Indian coaches 'still live in the past', essential to have foreign coaches in wrestling
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Yogeshwar Dutt says Indian coaches 'still live in the past', essential to have foreign coaches in wrestling

Wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt said, "Indian coaches still live in the past and continue to train with the old systems. Therefore it is essential to have foreign coaches in wrestling because one has to keep changing the game."

Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar puts notification asking athletes to share earnings with state 'on hold until further orders'
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Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar puts notification asking athletes to share earnings with state 'on hold until further orders'

Haryana chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar has put on hold until further orders the notification to the state's sportspersons to pay one-third of their earnings to the government.

Haryana defends move to tax state athletes as 'old government rule', says money will be used for benefit of sportspersons
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Haryana defends move to tax state athletes as 'old government rule', says money will be used for benefit of sportspersons

Amid flak from the sporting fraternity over its move asking sportspersons to deposit one third of their earnings with the Haryana Sports Council, the state government on Friday defended its decision to do so.

Haryana government asks athletes to donate 33% of all earnings towards development of sports in state
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Haryana government asks athletes to donate 33% of all earnings towards development of sports in state

The Haryana State Sports Council has received criticism for asking sportspersons from the state to hand over one-third of their earnings to the council.

Geeta Phogat, Sushil Kumar hit back at Haryana government for asking athletes to deposit 33% of total earnings
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Geeta Phogat, Sushil Kumar hit back at Haryana government for asking athletes to deposit 33% of total earnings

Geeta Phogat said reacting to the decision taken by the government that the decision is wrong and the athletes won't be left with too much in their hands if they handover one-third of their total earnings

Wrestlers Geeta and Babita Phogat cite injuries for inability to attend national camp after WFI's sanctions
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Wrestlers Geeta and Babita Phogat cite injuries for inability to attend national camp after WFI's sanctions

With the Asian Games participation in limbo after the Wrestling Federation of India’s sanctions for missing national camps, the Phogat sisters have cited injuries as the reason being their no-shows.

Phogat sisters' controversy indicates need for elite athletes to shun prima donna mindset
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Phogat sisters' controversy indicates need for elite athletes to shun prima donna mindset

The elite athletes have to follow a certain code, written or unwritten. They should always be in touch with their federations and not go incommunicado.

Geeta Phogat, Satyawart Kadian among 15 wrestlers who could miss Asian Games 2018 after skipping national camp
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Geeta Phogat, Satyawart Kadian among 15 wrestlers who could miss Asian Games 2018 after skipping national camp

The absence of 15 of the nation’s top wrestlers from national camps has drawn the ire of WFI, which has decided to discipline them, including the four Phogat sisters, due to breach of discipline.

Mahavir Singh Phogat interview: Father of famous Phogat sisters on his akhada and training the next crop of wrestlers
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Mahavir Singh Phogat interview: Father of famous Phogat sisters on his akhada and training the next crop of wrestlers

Before Babita and Vinesh Phogat flew to Gold Coast for the ongoing Commonwealth Games, Mahavir Singh Phogat – Babita’s father and Vinesh’s uncle – spoke to Firstpost about their preparation as well as his efforts to get the next generation of wrestlers ready.​

Commonwealth Games 2018: Ritu Phogat '110 percent' certain that India's female wrestlers will win three gold medals at Gold Coast
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Commonwealth Games 2018: Ritu Phogat '110 percent' certain that India's female wrestlers will win three gold medals at Gold Coast

"I'm 110 percent sure of India winning three gold medals and the number can surely go up," Ritu said.

Commonwealth Games 2018: Pooja Dhanda aims for gold in debut after recovering from career-threatening injury
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Commonwealth Games 2018: Pooja Dhanda aims for gold in debut after recovering from career-threatening injury

Pooja 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.

India's Navjot Kaur keeps her date with history and stardom after battling her way from career-threatening injury
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India's Navjot Kaur keeps her date with history and stardom after battling her way from career-threatening injury

India's women wrestlers have never won a gold medal at the Asian Games. Maybe Navjot’s victory will herald a turnaround in the fortunes of the Indian female wrestlers.