Kuldeep Malik

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World Wrestling Championships 2019: Indian medal hope Vinesh Phogat handed 'toughest possible draw'
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World Wrestling Championships 2019: Indian medal hope Vinesh Phogat handed 'toughest possible draw'

Vinesh had recently beaten Sofia, a six-time World Championship medal winner, on way to the Poland Open title-win last month, but facing the formidable Swede in the very first round is a different proposition

Wrestling World Championships women's trials likely to be more competitive than men's, says national coach Kuldeep Malik
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Wrestling World Championships women's trials likely to be more competitive than men's, says national coach Kuldeep Malik

However, it remains to be seen how the young wrestlers will fare against someone like Vinesh Phogat in the trials, who has asserted her dominance at the international level

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

Asian Games 2018: Wrestler Sandeep Tomar qualifies for mega-event; Rahul Aware opts out of trials due to knee injury
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Asian Games 2018: Wrestler Sandeep Tomar qualifies for mega-event; Rahul Aware opts out of trials due to knee injury

In the most exciting bout of the day, Sandeep, the 2016 Asian Championship winner, trailed Utkarsh 2-4 after the first round and drifted further with Utkarsh creating another two-point move in the beginning of second round.

Controversies hound India's wrestling squad for Asian Games as fit-again Sushil Kumar leads medal hopes
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Controversies hound India's wrestling squad for Asian Games as fit-again Sushil Kumar leads medal hopes

While the Asian Games selection in most of the weight categories have been done on the basis of trials, the likes of Sushil Kumar, Bajrang Punia, Vinesh Phogat and Sakshi Malik were handed out automatic berths

WFI zero in on three foreign coaches for Indian wrestlers ahead of Commonwealth Games
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WFI zero in on three foreign coaches for Indian wrestlers ahead of Commonwealth Games

Iran’s Hossein Karimi (for men’s freestyle wrestlers), Georgia’s Temo Kazarashvili (Greco Roman) and Russia’s Farniev Irbek Valentinovich (women’s freestyle) will take charge before the Commonwealth Games.

World Wrestling Championship 2017: WFI president blames organisers for India's dismal show
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World Wrestling Championship 2017: WFI president blames organisers for India's dismal show

The Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) president Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh blamed the organisers for the country's dismal show at the World Championships, saying the lack of facilities in Paris resulted in wrestlers losing out on 15 days of training ahead of the mega-event.

Sakshi Malik's coach says he has not received any recognition, cash awards
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Sakshi Malik's coach says he has not received any recognition, cash awards

India women's freestyle wrestling team coach Kuldeep Malik might have played a big role in Sakshi Malik's success at the Rio Olympics but he is yet to get any cash awards or recognition.

Olympics 2016: No female physiotherapist to accompany India's women wrestlers to Rio
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Olympics 2016: No female physiotherapist to accompany India's women wrestlers to Rio

The Sports Authority of India will send only a single male physiotherapist with the Indian wrestling contingent to rio for the 2016 Olympics.

SAI sacks Vinod Kumar, names Kuldeep Malik as India's new chief wrestling coach
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SAI sacks Vinod Kumar, names Kuldeep Malik as India's new chief wrestling coach

Dhyanchand awardee Malik, who has been the women's freestyle chief coach till now, will be mentoring the men's freestyle wrestling team as well.