Sushil Kumar

Sushil Kumar may lose CWG berth if found guilty in brawl incident: WFI President

Sushil Kumar may lose CWG berth if found guilty in brawl incident: WFI President

Sushil has been booked by the Delhi Police after Rana alleged that the former`s supporters beat him and his elder brother post the CWG qualifiers for daring to take the mat against the Olympian.

Jan 15, 2018, 19:00 PM IST
Sushil Kumar personally instigated his supporters against me: Parveen Rana

Sushil Kumar personally instigated his supporters against me: Parveen Rana

Wrestler Parveen Rana on Monday accused two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar of "personally instigating" his supporters to manhandle him after the Commonwealth Games selection trials a few days ago.

Jan 08, 2018, 18:55 PM IST
Emotional Parveen Rana vows to beat Sushil Kumar in PWL, for cancer-stricken mother

Emotional Parveen Rana vows to beat Sushil Kumar in PWL, for cancer-stricken mother

Rana has alleged that Sushil's supporters beat him and his elder brother post the match for daring to take the mat against the former.

Dec 31, 2017, 20:05 PM IST
News at a glance: December 30, 2017

News at a glance: December 30, 2017

Dec 30, 2017, 11:42 AM IST
FIR registered against wrestler Sushil Kumar and his supporters

FIR registered against wrestler Sushil Kumar and his supporters

Supporters of both wrestlers allegedly came to blows after Sushil Kumar qualified for next year's Commonwealth Games.

Dec 30, 2017, 10:32 AM IST
Wrestler Sushil Kumar qualifies for Commonwealth Games 2018

Wrestler Sushil Kumar qualifies for Commonwealth Games 2018

The six freestyle wrestlers also qualified for next year's Senior Asian Wrestling Championship to be held in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.

Dec 29, 2017, 18:51 PM IST
Sushil Kumar accuses Parveen Rana of biting him during CWG trials, after supporters clash

Sushil Kumar accuses Parveen Rana of biting him during CWG trials, after supporters clash

Things took an ugly turn when Rana, after losing to Sushil in the semifinal clash, claimed that the decorated wrestler's supporters beat him and his elder brother "for daring to take the ring" against him.

Dec 29, 2017, 17:35 PM IST
Watch: A scuffle broke out between rival camps after wrestler Sushil Kumar qualified for CWG 2018

Watch: A scuffle broke out between rival camps after wrestler Sushil Kumar qualified for CWG 2018

Two-time Olympic medal-winning wrestler Sushil Kumar on Friday qualified for the 2018 Commonwealth Games but what happened afterwards at the KD Jadhav Stadium in the national capital left many red-faced. 

Dec 29, 2017, 17:00 PM IST

2017 in review: Top five controversies that rocked Indian sports

(Home Image Photo Courtesy: PTI)

Dec 28, 2017, 23:47 PM IST
Sushil Kumar's Phoenix-like rise exposes wrestling's sorry tale in 2017

Sushil Kumar's Phoenix-like rise exposes wrestling's sorry tale in 2017

Indian wrestling would have remained a tale of highs and lows had it not been for two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar's Phoenix-like rise, which gave a reality check to a sport that hasn't moved much since his sudden exit from the scene three years ago. 

Dec 24, 2017, 15:42 PM IST
Sushil Kumar top-grosser at Rs 55 lakh in Pro Wrestling League auction

Sushil Kumar top-grosser at Rs 55 lakh in Pro Wrestling League auction

Sushil, who has won two Olympic medals, will appear for Delhi Sultans in the third season of the league. 

Dec 24, 2017, 14:32 PM IST
Sushil Kumar, Sakshi Malik win gold at Commonwealth Wrestling Championship

Sushil Kumar, Sakshi Malik win gold at Commonwealth Wrestling Championship

Sakshi defeated New Zealand's Tayla Tuahine Ford by a score of 13-2 in the final of the 62kg women's freestyle category to add another yellow metal for India. Earlier in the day returning to international wrestling after more than three years, Sushil defeated New Zealand Akash Khullar's via a pinfall in the final of the 74kg freestyle category to clinch the yellow metal.

Dec 17, 2017, 21:22 PM IST
India's medal count at 2017 Commonwealth Wrestling Championships swells to 20

India's medal count at 2017 Commonwealth Wrestling Championships swells to 20

At the end of the second day of the tournament in Johannesburg, India's medals tally stood at nine gold, seven silver and four bronze medals.

Dec 17, 2017, 10:41 AM IST
Sushil Kumar all set for Commonwealth Wrestling Championship

Sushil Kumar all set for Commonwealth Wrestling Championship

Sushil, the winner of four gold medals and a bronze medal at the Commonwealth Championship, will be competing at an international event for the first time in three years.

Dec 14, 2017, 19:26 PM IST
Mary Kom resigns as boxing's national observer

Mary Kom resigns as boxing's national observer

The 35-year-old Olympic bronze-medallist was among 12 national observers appointed by the then Sports Minister Vijay Goel in March.

Dec 01, 2017, 17:06 PM IST
Sushil Kumar should not accept 'unsportsmanlike' nationals gold: Farhan Akhtar

Sushil Kumar should not accept 'unsportsmanlike' nationals gold: Farhan Akhtar

Three opponents touched Sushil's feet while giving him a walkover as their tribute to India's greatest individual Olympian.

Nov 18, 2017, 18:55 PM IST
Two-time Olympic-medalist Sushil Kumar wins gold at National Wrestling championship

Two-time Olympic-medalist Sushil Kumar wins gold at National Wrestling championship

Sushil battled for just 2 minutes and 33 seconds in total on the mat as he fought only two of his initial round bouts before three of his opponents.

Nov 17, 2017, 22:16 PM IST
Sushil Kumar, Sakshi Malik enter gold-medal round at National Wrestling championship

Sushil Kumar, Sakshi Malik enter gold-medal round at National Wrestling championship

India's lone woman Olympic medal winner Sakshi Malik and popular 'Dangal girl' Geeta Phogat also made the finals of their respective weight categories of women's wrestling on the second day of the marquee domestic event.

Nov 17, 2017, 18:45 PM IST
Sushil Kumar makes comeback, Yogeshwar Dutt not to take part in  National Wrestling Championships

Sushil Kumar makes comeback, Yogeshwar Dutt not to take part in National Wrestling Championships

The 34-year-old Sushil was last seen action at the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games where he finished with a gold.

Nov 12, 2017, 17:03 PM IST
Sushil Kumar's coach applies for Padma Bhushan for the wrestler

Sushil Kumar's coach applies for Padma Bhushan for the wrestler

Sushil has till date been the only bona fide Indian athlete to have won two Olympic medals (which include a silver and a bronze).

Sep 26, 2017, 12:27 PM IST