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Oct 17, 2019
Ace Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia parts ways with longtime coach Shako Bentinidis, claims reportIndia's wrestling star Bajrang Punia and his longtime coach Shako Bentinidis of Georgia have parted ways just months before the start of the Tokyo Olympics 2020.
Sep 26, 2019
Wrestling Federation of India likely to sack Iranian coach Hossein Karimi six months after being hiredWFI said it as not yet decided on sacking Karimi, who as Iran's national coach, had led his nation to three men's freestyle medals, including a gold, at the 2016 Rio Olympics
Aug 19, 2019
Pooja Dhanda, Navjot Kaur make India squad for World Wrestling Championship without facing any opponents in trialsPooja and Navjot didn't have to fight a single bout in the trials for the world championships as the WFI had barred 25 wrestlers from the trials for indiscipline
Aug 14, 2019
Double Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar to return to action in Wrestling Federation of India's trials ahead of World ChampionshipThe WFI will conduct trials for the remaining non-Olympic categories where the winners will travel to Kazakhstan for the World Wrestling Championship
Aug 08, 2019
Mary Kom vs Nikhat Zareen selection fiasco: India need better sports culture to avoid elite athletes' sense of entitlementHumility, grace and respect for the competition are in short supply. And there is great evidence of a sense of entitlement. Or so it seems when one reads about young boxer Nikhat Zareen’s plea for a fair and transparent chance to earn selection in the Indian squad for the AIBA Women’s World Boxing Championship in Ulan-Ude in Russia from 3 October.
Jul 23, 2019
World Wrestling Championships trials shifted from SAI Sonepat to Delhi's IG Stadium; veteran Sushil Kumar sends his entryThe men's trials for Wrestling Federation of India will begin at 8 AM on Friday and it has been decided to hold trials for only six Olympic weight categories — 57kg, 65 kg, 74 kg, 86 kg, 97kg and 125 kg.
Apr 29, 2019
Vinesh Phogat, Bajrang Punia recommended for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award by Wrestling Federation of IndiaThe Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) recommended recently-crowned Asian Champion Bajrang Punia and last year's Asian Games gold-medallist Vinesh Phogat for the country's highest sporting honour – the Rajeev Khel Ratna award.
Mar 05, 2019
Rattled Wrestling Federation of India seeks government assurance to host junior Asian Championships in IndiaWrestling Federation of India said it will seek government guarantees to ensure that political tensions with Pakistan do not lead to international events being taken away from the country.
Nov 16, 2018
India's Ravi Kumar enters final of 57kg freestyle event at Senior U-23 World Wrestling ChampionshipIndian wrestler Ravi Kumar on Friday defeated Uzbekistan's Jahongirmirza Turobov to enter the finals of 57kg freestyle event at the Senior U-23 World Championship in Bucharest.
Nov 01, 2018
Firstpost Spodcast Episode 74: Rafael Nadal's injury woes, Real Kashmir's winning debut in I-League and more on our daily podcastRafael Nadal's injury woes, Real Kashmir's winning debut in I-League – we discuss these stories and more on Episode 74 of Spodcast.