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Champion's Pledge: Rio Olympics medallist Sakshi Malik wants to make wrestling India's favourite sport

Champion's Pledge: Rio Olympics medallist Sakshi Malik wants to make wrestling India's favourite sport

Besides shuttler PV Sindhu, she was one of the two Indians to win a medal at the recently concluded Olympics Games at Rio.

Awards come with responsibility, wrestler Sushil Kumar says after Padma Bhushan nomination

Awards come with responsibility, wrestler Sushil Kumar says after Padma Bhushan nomination

The Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) recently nominated the 33-year-old for India's third-highest civillian honour.

Not Sushil Kumar, but THIS Japanese wrestler is Sakshi Malik's inspiration

Not Sushil Kumar, but THIS Japanese wrestler is Sakshi Malik's inspiration

Sakshi Malik also said that for better performances, Indian grapplers should learn from their foreign counterparts.

Sushil Kumar recommended for Padma Bhushan, coach Yashvir Singh for Padma Shri

Sushil Kumar recommended for Padma Bhushan, coach Yashvir Singh for Padma Shri

Pankaj Advani's name also features in the list forwarded for the Padma Bhushan. 

Sushil Kumar thanks Prime Minister Narendra Modi for asking media to highlight struggles of India's athletes

Sushil Kumar thanks Prime Minister Narendra Modi for asking media to highlight struggles of India's athletes

Throughout Rio Olympics, Narendra Modi was very optimistic about India's performance at the biggest sporting spectacle.

Olympics 2016: In time of crisis, Sushil Kumar tweets INSPIRATIONAL message for wrestler Narsingh Yadav

Olympics 2016: In time of crisis, Sushil Kumar tweets INSPIRATIONAL message for wrestler Narsingh Yadav

There seems to be no end to Narsingh Yadav's woes as WADA has decided to appeal against the clean chit given to him by NADA in a dope scandal.

Rio Olympics 2016: Narsingh Yadav eyes fairy-tale climax, Yogeshwar Dutt keen to sign off on high

Rio Olympics 2016: Narsingh Yadav eyes fairy-tale climax, Yogeshwar Dutt keen to sign off on high

Midway into the 17-day extravaganza, the biggest ever Indian contingent of 100-plus athletes is yet to land a medal and the onus would now be on the wrestlers to make up for it.

Rio Olympics 2016: Grappling for a hat-trick

Rio Olympics 2016: Grappling for a hat-trick

Despite the controversy surrounding Narsingh Yadav’s dope test, Indian wrestling contingent will be looking to make it third time in a row after medal wins in 2008 and 2012.

Sushil Kumar delighted with NADA's clean chit for Narsingh Yadav – This is what he tweeted

Sushil Kumar delighted with NADA's clean chit for Narsingh Yadav – This is what he tweeted

The grappler was found to be a victim of conspiracy, with WFI admitting that his food and drinks were sabotaged with banned substance.

I am hopeful NADA panel will take right decision: Narsingh Yadav

I am hopeful NADA panel will take right decision: Narsingh Yadav

NADA's lawyer Gaurang Kanth said that Narsingh's claims of conspiracy are not backed by sufficient proof.

SHOCKING! Narsingh Yadav wanted to kill himself after dope test fiasco?

SHOCKING! Narsingh Yadav wanted to kill himself after dope test fiasco?

Narsingh is found to have used a banned steroid. 

DNA: Analysis of doping controversies of Narsingh Yadav and Inderjeet Singh- Part II

Study of various anabolic steroids which results in doping. Watch complete news story of DNA for getting detailed updates!

DNA: Analysis of doping controversies of Narsingh Yadav and Inderjeet Singh

Analysis of various anabolic steroids which improves muscle and energy. Watch complete news story of DNA for getting detailed updates!

VIDEO: Sushil calls Narsingh's doping row 'unfortunate', wants fellow wrestlers to win medals at Rio

VIDEO: Sushil calls Narsingh's doping row 'unfortunate', wants fellow wrestlers to win medals at Rio

Sushil was also in hunt for a seat at Rio but was left empty handed with the Indian Wrestling Federation opting to give quota to Narsingh Yadav.

Central Government plays waiting game as Wrestling Federation backs dope-tainted Narsingh Yadav

Central Government plays waiting game as Wrestling Federation backs dope-tainted Narsingh Yadav

WFI chief Bhusan Sharan Singh also trashed media reports of him calling on the Prime Minister to intervene in the matter.

Rio Olympics: Sushil Kumar backs 'younger brother' Narsingh Yadav, but hurt by being dragged in 'conspiracy' controversy

Rio Olympics: Sushil Kumar backs 'younger brother' Narsingh Yadav, but hurt by being dragged in 'conspiracy' controversy

Sushil Kumjar said Narsingh Yadav as a younger brother and hopes he gets his name cleared form the controversy and earns India a medal at the Olympics.

If Narsingh Yadav is found guilty, Sushil Kumar cannot replace him for Rio Olympics – Here's why!

If Narsingh Yadav is found guilty, Sushil Kumar cannot replace him for Rio Olympics – Here's why!

IOA president however said that they will follow whatever India's antidoping body NADA asks them to.

Narsingh Yadav cries foul after dope test shock, says truth will come out

Narsingh Yadav cries foul after dope test shock, says truth will come out

Narsingh had won a lengthy legal battle over two-time Olympics medallist Sushil Kumar, who also staked his claim to represent the country in 74kg freestyle at the 2016 Rio Olympics.

SHOCKING! Star wrestler Narsingh Yadav fails dope test, Rio participation doubtful

SHOCKING! Star wrestler Narsingh Yadav fails dope test, Rio participation doubtful

Narsingh was selected for the Rio Olympics in controversial circumstances.

Want to finish my Olympic journey with a gold medal: Yogeshwar Dutt

Want to finish my Olympic journey with a gold medal: Yogeshwar Dutt

Appearing in his last Games, the London Olympics bronze medallist will be competing in men's 65kg freestyle category in Rio.