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World Wrestling Championships - Total results - 17
Dec 13, 2018
Sajan Bhanwal, two-time Junior World Championships medallist, confident things are looking up for Greco-Roman wrestlingSajan 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.
Oct 22, 2018
Wrestling World Championships: Bajrang Punia clinches silver after losing to Japan's Takuto Otoguro in men's 65kg finalBajrang Punia becomes the first Indian to win two medals at the Wrestling World Championships after losing in the final of the 65kg event
Sep 22, 2018
Bajrang Punia unlikely to move court against Khel Ratna snub after advice from mentor Yogeshwar DuttStar wrestler Bajrang Punia is likely to back down from his stance of going to court against Sports Ministry's decision to ignore him for the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award after his mentor Yogeshwar Dutt advised him to rather concentrate on his preparation for next month's World Championships.
Sep 18, 2018
Wrestling Federation of India selects Ritu Phogat for World Championship after Pinki refuses to turn up for trialsMiffed 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
Apr 02, 2018
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.
Aug 29, 2017
World Wrestling Championships 2017: WFI must get act together after poor finish, not offer lame excusesThe time has come for WFI to own up its shortcomings and get its act together. Also, the government and fans must not get carried away by any success that come the way of the Indian grapplers in the Commonwealth Games 2018.
Aug 26, 2017
World Wrestling Championship 2017: Bajrang Punia falters on final day as India end campaign medal-lessBajrang Punia misses out on bronze medal play off loses 3-8 as Indian wrestlers end the World Wrestling Championships without any medal second year in a row
Aug 22, 2017
World Wrestling Championships 2017: Gyanender narrowly misses out on bronze medal play-off berthGyanender crashed out of the event after going down in his second repechage round against Ukraine's Dmytro Tsymbaliuk
Sep 09, 2015
India's poor run continues at World Wrestling ChampionshipsIndia's Greco-Roman wrestlers continued their disappointing show at the ongoing World Championship with just one out of four managing to enter the repechage round before losing his bout, here today.
Sep 08, 2015
Disappointing start for India: Three wrestlers lose on day one of Wrestling WorldsIndia did not have an ideal start to their campaign at the World Championship as all three wrestlers competing on day one of the tournament failed to progress beyond the pre-quarterfinal stage in the Greco-Roman event.