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Working on weakness, will try to do better: Double Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar

Working on weakness, will try to do better: Double Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar

According to Sushil, if Indian wrestlers get more exposure, then they can perform better.

Dec 12, 2018, 20:29 PM IST
Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia achieves world number one rank in 65kg category

Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia achieves world number one rank in 65kg category

It has turned out to be a remarkable season for Bajrang, who was also the only Indian grappler to be given a seeding at the Budapest World Championship.

Nov 10, 2018, 17:17 PM IST
Sakshi Malik, Bajrang Punia to lead India at Wrestling World Championships in Hungary

Sakshi Malik, Bajrang Punia to lead India at Wrestling World Championships in Hungary

Olympic bronze medallist Sakshi Malik and Asian Games gold medallist Bajrang Punia are set to lead a 30-member Indian contingent at the World Wrestling Championships in Hungary. 

Oct 08, 2018, 15:21 PM IST
Wrestler Bajrang Punia signs up with athlete management firm- JSW Sports

Wrestler Bajrang Punia signs up with athlete management firm- JSW Sports

Bajrang joins a list which includes Olympic medallist wrestler Sakshi Malik and former junior world champion boxer Nikhat Zareen

Sep 28, 2018, 17:34 PM IST
Ritu Phogat to replace Vinesh Phogat in 50kg for Worlds, Pinki back in 53kg

Ritu Phogat to replace Vinesh Phogat in 50kg for Worlds, Pinki back in 53kg

Vinesh, who was a medal favourite, suffered an elbow injury on Friday during practice and was ruled out.

Sep 24, 2018, 23:54 PM IST
Wrestling: Major boost for Indian grapplers as WFI sign foreign coaches

Wrestling: Major boost for Indian grapplers as WFI sign foreign coaches

Wrestling Federation of India roped in Iran’s Hossein Karimi alongside USA’s Andrew Cook and Temo Kazarashvili of Georgia on a one-year contract. 

Sep 22, 2018, 20:21 PM IST
Wrestler Bajrang Punia threatens to move court after Khel Ratna snub, to meet Sports Minister tomorrow

Wrestler Bajrang Punia threatens to move court after Khel Ratna snub, to meet Sports Minister tomorrow

Bajrang Punia wants to know why he is not being awarded the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award this year.

Sep 20, 2018, 22:29 PM IST
WWE announce first-ever all-women pay-per-view event - WWE Evolution

WWE announce first-ever all-women pay-per-view event - WWE Evolution

World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) Chief Brand Officer Stephanie McMahon on Tuesday announced an all-women’s exclusive pay-per-view event - WWE Evolution - that will take place on October 28 this

Jul 24, 2018, 10:05 AM IST
Sports can bridge Indo-Pak gap: Muhammad Riaz, Pakistan wrestling team manager

Sports can bridge Indo-Pak gap: Muhammad Riaz, Pakistan wrestling team manager

"I believe sports can bring the two nations together. Be it cricket, hockey, kabaddi or wrestling, if you organise an Indo-Pak event, then you will definitely observe the excitement people have for

Jul 22, 2018, 13:11 PM IST
WWE star Big Van Vader dies of heart complications at 63

WWE star Big Van Vader dies of heart complications at 63

World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) professional wrestler Leon White, popularly known as Big Van Vader, has died at the age of 63. His son Jesse White took to Twitter to announce that the WWE star

Jun 21, 2018, 01:29 AM IST
2017 Pro Wrestling League: Preview, Teams, Schedule, Telecast, Streaming — All you need to know!

2017 Pro Wrestling League: Preview, Teams, Schedule, Telecast, Streaming — All you need to know!

The second season of the Pro Wrestling League kickstarted in the national capital on Monday with Mumbai taking on Haryana.

Jan 03, 2017, 05:48 AM IST
Narsingh Yadav doping controversy not yet over; WADA to review wrestler's clean chit

Narsingh Yadav doping controversy not yet over; WADA to review wrestler's clean chit

WADA can appeal against a decision of Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel or Appeals Panel of any of its member countries to the CAS.

Aug 02, 2016, 22:09 PM IST
Narsingh Yadav doping scandal: Verdict deferred to Monday; NADA waiting for docs, records

Narsingh Yadav doping scandal: Verdict deferred to Monday; NADA waiting for docs, records

The suspense over Narsingh Pancham Yadav's participation in the 2016 Rio Olympics continues as the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) panel on Saturday failed to a decision on the doping controversy.

Jul 30, 2016, 22:06 PM IST
Narsingh Yadav doping controversy: NADA panel likely to announce verdict today; father demands high-level probe

Narsingh Yadav doping controversy: NADA panel likely to announce verdict today; father demands high-level probe

The fate of dope-tainted wrestler Narsingh Yadav's 2016 Rio Olympics participation is likely to reveal later in the evening today.

Jul 30, 2016, 18:26 PM IST
Narsingh Yadav doping controversy: No clarity when NADA will announce final verdict

Narsingh Yadav doping controversy: No clarity when NADA will announce final verdict

After the conclusion of the two-day hearing on Narsingh's dope positive case on Thursday, the NADA counsel had said that the verdict would come either Saturday or on August 1.

Jul 29, 2016, 21:43 PM IST
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.

Jul 28, 2016, 23:25 PM IST
Narsingh Yadav doping row: NADA hearing concludes, judgement either on Saturday or Monday

Narsingh Yadav doping row: NADA hearing concludes, judgement either on Saturday or Monday

If the verdict goes against him, the Mumbai-based wrestler could well serve a 4-year ban.

Jul 28, 2016, 19:31 PM IST
Narsingh Yadav doping controversy: NADA hearing to continue on Thursday

Narsingh Yadav doping controversy: NADA hearing to continue on Thursday

The WFI has named Praveen Rana in the reserve slot in case Narsingh is not able to participate in the Olympics.

Jul 27, 2016, 19:58 PM IST
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.

Jul 24, 2016, 17:16 PM IST
Sandeep Tomar wins silver, Narsingh Yadav bags bronze in Spanish GP

Sandeep Tomar wins silver, Narsingh Yadav bags bronze in Spanish GP

Yogeshwar Dutt failed to impress and returned empty handed.

Jul 09, 2016, 21:20 PM IST