Sushil Kumar set for Rio Olympics slugfest, wishes to carry on till 2020

Sushil Kumar set for Rio Olympics slugfest, wishes to carry on till 2020

Sushil will have to beat Narsingh Yadav in the men's 74kg trials to reach Rio. 

Mumbai Garuda outclass Haryana Hammers to emerge inaugural PWL champions

Mumbai Garuda outclass Haryana Hammers to emerge inaugural PWL champions

In the final, none of the categories were blocked as all nine bouts were fought and Mumbai ended up unbeaten in the event.

Pro Wrestling League: Haryana set up final clash with Mumbai

Pro Wrestling League: Haryana set up final clash with Mumbai

Haryana registered a come-from-behind win to make it to the grand finale.

Pro Wrestling League: Mumbai stay unbeaten in league stage with 4-3 win over Haryana

Pro Wrestling League: Mumbai stay unbeaten in league stage with 4-3 win over Haryana

Mumbai rode on brilliant performances by captain Adeline Gray, Giorgi Sakandelidze and Ritu Phogat.

Pro-Wrestling League: Yogeshwar Dutt shines in decider, guides Haryana to 4-3 victory

Pro-Wrestling League: Yogeshwar Dutt shines in decider, guides Haryana to 4-3 victory

After the two upsets, the scores were tied at 3-3 with onus on Hammers' captain and icon player Yogeshwar Dutt to bail the team out.

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.

Pro Wrestling League: Oksana Herhel, Yogeshwar Dutt shine as Haryana win 5-2 against Delhi

Pro Wrestling League: Oksana Herhel, Yogeshwar Dutt shine as Haryana win 5-2 against Delhi

Dilli Veer's saving grace was India international Vinesh Phogat, who won her bout comfortably, even as others came a cropper.

Pro Wrestling League all set for kick-off

Pro Wrestling League all set for kick-off

The first contest will see Delhi Veers take on Punjab Royals on Thursday.

First foreign wrestler arrives for Pro Wrestling League

First foreign wrestler arrives for Pro Wrestling League

Sushil Kumar described Ikhtiyor Navruzov, with whom he has fought on two occasions, as a very good wrestler.

Glamour in sports should be limited: Narsingh Yadav

Glamour in sports should be limited: Narsingh Yadav

Narsingh Yadav said glamour is needed to popularise a sport, but it should not go overboard to disturb the game.

I will donate Pro Wrestling League's money to charity, says Sushil Kumar after 11-lakh hike

I will donate Pro Wrestling League's money to charity, says Sushil Kumar after 11-lakh hike

Sushil Kumar was the third-highest earner at PWL bidding held on November 3.

Sushil Kumar given cash award by PWL UP franchisee

Sushil Kumar given cash award by PWL UP franchisee

PWL will see total of 18 matches including 15 in league phase, apart from semi-finals and final.

Yogeshwar Dutt pips Sushil Kumar at Pro Wrestling League auction

Yogeshwar Dutt pips Sushil Kumar at Pro Wrestling League auction

Both Yogeshwar and Sushil were 1st to get auctioned as they belong to the 'Icon' players category.

Yogeshwar Dutt, Sushil Kumar highest gainers at Pro Wrestling League auction

Yogeshwar Dutt, Sushil Kumar highest gainers at Pro Wrestling League auction

Yogeshwar was bought for Rs.39.70 lakh, while Sushil went for Rs. 38.20 lakh.

Rio 2016 will be my last Olympics, eyeing gold: Yogeshwar Dutt

Rio 2016 will be my last Olympics, eyeing gold: Yogeshwar Dutt

Yogeshwar Dutt said that 2016 Olympics in Rio will be his last appearance at the quadrennial extravaganza.

Pro Wrestling League players' auction on November 3

Pro Wrestling League players' auction on November 3

The players' auction for the inaugural Pro Wrestling League (PWL) will be held here on November 3.

Indian wrestlers yet gain falter at World Championship

Indian wrestlers yet gain falter at World Championship

 In the absence of India's best bet Yogeshwar Dutt, who pulled out at the last minute due to an injury, India once again faltered in the World Championship with all four women wrestlers bowing out of the event in the initial stages of their respective categories here.

Huge embarrassment for WFI as unfit Yogeshwar Dutt ruled out of World Championships

Huge embarrassment for WFI as unfit Yogeshwar Dutt ruled out of World Championships

In a huge embarrassment, India's spearhead Yogeshwar Dutt was forced to pull out of the Wrestling World Championships after being found unfit at the eleventh hour, leaving the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) red-faced.

World Wrestling Championship: Yogeshwar Dutt to spearhead India, all eyes on Narsingh Yadav

World Wrestling Championship: Yogeshwar Dutt to spearhead India, all eyes on Narsingh Yadav

With an aim to bag as many Olympic quota places as possible, star grappler Yogeshwar Dutt will spearhead the Indian attack even as all eyes will be on Narsingh Yadav's performance in the absence of a more fancied Sushil Kumar at the World Wrestling Championship here.

Indian wrestlers to train in US for 12 days before World Championship

Indian wrestlers to train in US for 12 days before World Championship

Determined to make the most of the time before the World Championship begins on September 7, the Indian wrestling squad will undergo a rigorous 12-day training, starting on Wednesday till September 6 in Las Vegas, USA.