Wrestler Ritu Phogat dropped from the government's Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS) after she decided to shift her loyalty to Mixed Martial Arts.
Pro Wrestling League 2019: Skipper Pooja Dhanda leads from front to guide MP Yodhas past Delhi Sultans
Skipper Pooja Dhanda lived up to the expectations as she defeated Romanian Katherina Zhydachivska of Delhi Sultans 6-0 to register the first win for MP Yodha in a Pro Wrestling League (PWL) season 4 match at the Tau Devi Lal Indoor Stadium on Tuesday.
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.
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.
LISTEN: Full script of Episode 69 of Spodcast where we discuss Virat Kohli’s record-breaking feat, India’s tied ODI with West Indies and more
In today's episode of Spodcast, we discuss Virat Kohli’s record-breaking feat, India’s tied ODI with West Indies and more. Here's the full script:
Wrestling World Championships: Sakshi Malik, Ritu Phogat stay in bronze-medal contention after receiving repechage rounds
Struggling Sakshi Malik suffered a humiliating quarterfinal defeat while Ritu Phogat also faded at the same stage but the two wrestlers still have a chance to reach the bronze medal play-off at the World Championship after receiving repechage rounds, in Budapest on Wednesday.
Wrestling World Championships: Ritu Malik in contention for bronze; Sakshi Malik, Ritu Phogat suffer defeats
Ritu Malik kept India in medal contention by reaching the bronze play-off but there was no end to the woes of Sakshi Malik, who suffered a humiliating quarter-final defeat, and Ritu Phogat at the World Championship on Wednesday.
World Wrestling Championship: Bajrang Punia to spearhead 30-member Indian team's challenge in Budapest
Asian Games gold medallist Bajrang Punia will be India's best bet for a medal in the World Wrestling Championship as a 30-member team seeks a strong performance in the the flagship event beginning on Saturday.
Grappler Ritu Phogat will replace her injured cousin Vinesh Phogat in the 50kg category for the World Championship, the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) said on Monday.
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
Wrestler Sakshi Malik grabs spot for World Championship after Sarita Mor's withdrawal; Ritu Phogat to face Pinky in trials
Struggling wrestler Sakshi Malik has made it to India's World Championship squad without facing the trials as her opponent Sarita Mor has withdrawn from the 62kg clash, due to an injury
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.
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.
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.
Pro Wrestling League: Vinesh Phogat defeats sister Ritu as UP Dangal register narrow win over Veer Marathas
UP Dangal's icon player Vinesh Phogat and Bajrang Punia posted commanding wins to help UP Dangal beat Veer Marathas 4-3 in the Pro Wrestling League at the Siri Fort Indoor Stadium on Friday
Earlier, Punjab who had won the toss, blocked World championship bronze medalist Georgi Ketoev while Marathas smartly kept Latvian superstar Grigorjeva Anastasija away from the mat.
Asian champion Bajrang Punia and Vinod Kumar settled for silver medals at the U-23 World Wrestling Championship in Poland after losing their respective finals as India finished with three medals at the event.
India wrestler Ritu Phogat (48kg) clinched the silver medal in the Under-23 Senior World Wrestling Championship at Poland.
After Magomed Kurbanaliev and Marwa Amri levelled the scores for Haryana, Rajneesh, Sandeep and Sofia Mattsson ensured group stage table toppers Haryana's smooth entry into the final.
Haryana Hammers continued their winning streak in the Pro Wrestling League Season 2 by defeating Jaipur Ninjas 5-2 at the K D Jadhav Indoor Stadium in New Delhi on Saturday.