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Asian Wrestling Championships 2020: Triple bronze blitz ensures India's best-ever performance in Greco-Roman category
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Asian Wrestling Championships 2020: Triple bronze blitz ensures India's best-ever performance in Greco-Roman category

Arjun Halakurki (55 kg), Ashu (67 kg), Aditya Kundu (72 kg), Sunil Kumar (87 kg), and Hardeep (97 kg) won medals for India in the Greco-Roman category across two days.

Matteo Pellicone 2020: Greco-Roman grappler Sunil Kumar reaches gold medal bout on opening day of ranking series event
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Matteo Pellicone 2020: Greco-Roman grappler Sunil Kumar reaches gold medal bout on opening day of ranking series event

Greco-Roman grappler Sunil Kumar sprung a huge surprise by reaching the gold medal round in the 87kg category at Matteo Pellicone, the first ranking series event of the season. Two more Indians are in medal contention with Ashu (67kg) and Sachin Rana (60kg) reaching the bronze play-offs.

World Wrestling Championships 2019: Indian Greco-Roman wrestlers' struggles continue as three more grapplers exit
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World Wrestling Championships 2019: Indian Greco-Roman wrestlers' struggles continue as three more grapplers exit

Ravi won India's first bout at the World Wrestling Championships before suffering a defeat by fall as the country's Greco-Roman wrestlers' disappointing show continued on Sunday.

Firstpost Editor's Picks: Article 370 abrogation, VVIP culture, Wrestling Championships 2019; today's must-read stories
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Firstpost Editor's Picks: Article 370 abrogation, VVIP culture, Wrestling Championships 2019; today's must-read stories

Firstpost Editor's Picks: Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind backs Article 370 abrogation, Uttar Pradesh's VVIP culture, Wrestling World Championships 2019, auto sales slowdown, Gang Leader movie review; today's must-read stories.

Asian Wrestling Championships: Harpreet Singh earns silver, Gyanender claims bronze as India end event with 16 medals
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Asian Wrestling Championships: Harpreet Singh earns silver, Gyanender claims bronze as India end event with 16 medals

India's overall tally of 16 medals included eight — one gold, three silver and four bronze — won by men's freestyle wrestlers, four bronze by women and three silver and a bronze by Greco-Roman wrestlers

Asian Wrestling Championships: Gurpreet Singh, Sunil Kumar bring home silvers in Greco-Roman; Prem loses bronze playoff
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Asian Wrestling Championships: Gurpreet Singh, Sunil Kumar bring home silvers in Greco-Roman; Prem loses bronze playoff

India's Gurpreet Singh and Sunil Kumar claimed a silver medal each in their respective Greco-Roman categories at the Asian Wrestling Championships on Saturday.

Sajan Bhanwal, two-time Junior World Championships medallist, confident things are looking up for Greco-Roman wrestling
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Sajan Bhanwal, two-time Junior World Championships medallist, confident things are looking up for Greco-Roman wrestling

Sajan Bhanwal's silver at the Junior World Wrestling Championships has sparked hope that the often neglected discipline of Greco-Roman wrestling maybe finally finding its feet.

Iran wrestling chief resigns over athletes paying the price for nation's anti-Israel policies
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Iran wrestling chief resigns over athletes paying the price for nation's anti-Israel policies

The 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.

Olympics 2016: Athletes should be supported throughout, says wrestler Hardeep Singh
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Olympics 2016: Athletes should be supported throughout, says wrestler Hardeep Singh

Soon after crashing out in the first round of 98kg category at the Rio Olympics, Indian Greco-Roman wrestler Hardeep Singh said the nation should not only support athletes after winning medals but also during their journey.

Rio Olympics 2016: Hardeep Singh loses to Turkey's Ildem Cenk in Greco-Roman Wrestling
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Rio Olympics 2016: Hardeep Singh loses to Turkey's Ildem Cenk in Greco-Roman Wrestling

India's Greco Roman wrestler Hardeep Singh lost his opening round bout in the 98 kg category by technical points to Turkey's Ildem Cenk at the Rio Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday.

Rio Olympics 2016: Ravinder Khatri loses pre-quarterfinal clash to Hungary's Viktor Lorincz
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Rio Olympics 2016: Ravinder Khatri loses pre-quarterfinal clash to Hungary's Viktor Lorincz

India's campaign in the Rio Olympics wrestling event got off to a disappointing start when Ravinder Khatri crashed out of the Greco-Roman 85kg category after suffering a first round loss in Rio de Janeiro on Monday.

Road to Rio: Greco-Roman wrestler Ravinder Khatri faces uphill task at Olympics
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Road to Rio: Greco-Roman wrestler Ravinder Khatri faces uphill task at Olympics

Ravinder will have a slew of intimidating opponents to defeat to clinch a medal at Rio. Will the grappler make his mark in Greco-Roman wrestling?

Road to Rio: Olympic hopeful Hardeep Singh gets Greco-Roman wrestling to India's akharas
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Road to Rio: Olympic hopeful Hardeep Singh gets Greco-Roman wrestling to India's akharas

Will Hardeep Singh be the catalyst that the Greco-Roman wrestling discipline needs right now?

Road to Rio: Hardeep books Olympics berth in Greco-Roman wrestling with silver
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Road to Rio: Hardeep books Olympics berth in Greco-Roman wrestling with silver

Hardeep sprang a surprise on Sunday by booking an Olympic quota place for India in Greco-Roman wrestling, which is not the country's forte, after finishing with a silver medal in the 98 kg category on the last day of the Asian Olympic Qualification championship in Astana.

The physio who wrestled for India: Visa gaffe throws Manjul Nautiyal on the mat
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The physio who wrestled for India: Visa gaffe throws Manjul Nautiyal on the mat

Manjul Nautiyal is no Greco-Roman grappler. He's not even a wrestler. He is the physio of the Indian wrestling team.