Indian Wrestlers

Shahid Kapoor – Babita Phogat’s Twitter conversation is the sweetest thing you will read today

Shahid Kapoor – Babita Phogat’s Twitter conversation is the sweetest thing you will read today

Given the fact that Shahid Kapoor gets into the skin of the character he essays on screen, playing a wrestler wouldn’t be a difficult talk for him. 

Mar 01, 2017, 10:55 AM IST
Praveen Rana named as Narsingh Yadav's replacement for Rio Olympics​ by WFI

Praveen Rana named as Narsingh Yadav's replacement for Rio Olympics​ by WFI

 If found innocent, Narsingh Yadav will be reinstated.

Jul 26, 2016, 23:46 PM IST
Narsingh Yadav Doping Scandal: Wrestler's food was spiked by an intruder, reveals hostel cook

Narsingh Yadav Doping Scandal: Wrestler's food was spiked by an intruder, reveals hostel cook

Narsingh Yadav has asked the authorities to lodge a CBI probe in the matter as it is a clear case of conspiracy.

Jul 26, 2016, 22:11 PM IST
‘Sultan’: Anushka Sharma strikes a pose with her wrestling teachers

‘Sultan’: Anushka Sharma strikes a pose with her wrestling teachers

Anushka Sharma thanked her wrestling gurus for training her so well in the sport that she can now do justice to the character that she is playing in the Salman Khan film.

Mar 11, 2016, 09:30 AM IST
Anushka Sharma flexes muscles for ‘Sultan’ Salman Khan: See Pics

Anushka Sharma flexes muscles for ‘Sultan’ Salman Khan: See Pics

Anushka Sharma flexes her muscles to get into the skin of the character.

Feb 11, 2016, 09:07 AM IST
Pro Wrestling League: Yogeshwar Dutt's Haryana clashes against Narsingh Yadav's Bangalore

Pro Wrestling League: Yogeshwar Dutt's Haryana clashes against Narsingh Yadav's Bangalore

Haryana Hammers are battling an injury crisis in the 57kg category.

Dec 15, 2015, 23:01 PM IST

Pro Wrestling League: Comfortable win for Narsingh, Bajrang as Bengaluru beat UP 6-1

Babita Kumari was the lone grappler from UP Warriors to win her bout for her team and avoid a whitewash.

Dec 11, 2015, 23:36 PM IST
Who will play younger version of ‘Sultan’ Salman Khan?

Who will play younger version of ‘Sultan’ Salman Khan?

If the latest buzz is anything to go by, then another actor besides Salman Khan will essay the title role in ‘Sultan’.

Dec 09, 2015, 09:43 AM IST
Aamir Khan injured on the sets of ‘Dangal’?

Aamir Khan injured on the sets of ‘Dangal’?

Aamir Khan injured himself while performing an action scene for ‘Dangal’.

Nov 16, 2015, 10:47 AM IST
Yogeshwar Dutt, Narsingh Yadav book World championships berths

Yogeshwar Dutt, Narsingh Yadav book World championships berths

 London Olympic bronze medallist Yogeshwar Dutt and Narsingh Yadav today qualified for the World Wrestling Championships, even as injured Sushil Kumar missed the selection trials at the Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium here on Tuesday.

Jul 07, 2015, 18:55 PM IST
Indians win four medals in Asian Cadet Wrestling

Indians win four medals in Asian Cadet Wrestling

Sanjeet clinched the gold medal while Kiran won a silver as Indian wrestlers continued to impress, winning four medals in total on the second day of the Asian Cadet Wrestling Championship here on Friday.

Jun 12, 2015, 20:23 PM IST
No medal for Indian grapplers in Asian Championship

No medal for Indian grapplers in Asian Championship

Indian grapplers failed to add any medal to their tally today as all the them lost in their respective bouts in both Freestyle and Greco-Roman categories at the Senior Asian Wrestling Championship in Doha on Saturday.

May 09, 2015, 19:15 PM IST

Bajrang bags gold in Colorado Springs, Yogeshwar pulls out

 Bajrang on Saturday bagged a gold medal in the men's 61kg Freestyle event at the Dave Schultz Memorial International Wrestling Championship at Colorado Springs, USA, even as Olympic bronze medallist Yogeshwar Dutt failed to take part in the competition due to ill health.

Jan 31, 2015, 22:23 PM IST
Indians disappoint on Day 1 of World Wrestling Championships

Indians disappoint on Day 1 of World Wrestling Championships

Commonwealth Games silver medallist wrestler Rajiv Tomar crashed out of the World Championships in the qualifying round itself as India began their campaign on a disappointing note here today.

Sep 08, 2014, 19:04 PM IST

CWG 2014: Indian wrestlers shine as Sushil, Amit, Vinesh win gold on Day 6

Star grappler Sushil Kumar led India`s sparkling show in the wrestling arena as the country claimed three gold medals on the first day of the wrestling competitions at the Commonwealth Games, here today.

Jul 30, 2014, 10:11 AM IST

CWG 2014: Final was easy; India will dominate more on mat, says Sushil Kumar

Star grappler Sushil Kumar says the gold medal bout against Pakistan`s Qamar Abbas was a cake walk for him and he predicted India`s further domination in wrestling arena at the ongoing Commonwealth Games.

Jul 29, 2014, 23:47 PM IST

FILA weight changes hit Sushil, Yogeshwar

Two freestyle weight categories (6okg and 66 kg) in which India won three Olympic medals in the last two Games have been scrapped by the world body FILA from the 2016 Rio Games and the men affected are Sushil Kumar and his childhood buddy Yogeshwar Dutt.

Dec 18, 2013, 19:22 PM IST

Veteran wrestlers from Punjab move Delhi HC against WFI

The Delhi High Court has sought the Centre`s response on a plea of veteran wrestlers, who have been denied visas to participate in an event to be held in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Sep 29, 2013, 19:24 PM IST

Poor refereeing cost me gold medal: Amit Kumar

World Championship silver medallist wrestler Amit Kumar today rued that a bad umpiring decision at the fag end of his bout cost him a deserving gold medal in the final of the 55kg category against Iran`s Hassan Farman Rahimi.

Sep 17, 2013, 16:03 PM IST

Wrestlers confident ahead of IOC meeting at St Petersburg

With wrestling going in for major revamp in its archaic rules, the Indian grapplers are hopeful of the sport being shortlisted when the IOC meets on Wednesday in St Petersburg.

May 28, 2013, 17:56 PM IST