Asian Wrestling Championship

Asian Wrestling Championship: Sakshi Malik clinches silver, Vinesh Phogat settles for bronze

Meanwhile, Phogat had earlier settled for a bronze after thrashing Thi Ly Kiu of Vietnam 10-0 by technical superiority in the bronze medal bout of the 53kg category event.

Feb 22, 2020, 11:27 AM IST

Amit Dhankar settles for silver, Rahul Aware for bronze at Asian Wrestling Championships 2019

Amit, who won gold in the 66kg category in the 2013 edition, settled for a silver in the men's 74kg freestyle event after losing to Daniyar Kaisanov of Kazakhstan 0-5 in the final.

Apr 24, 2019, 18:14 PM IST

Asian Wrestling Championship: Praveen Rana clinches silver, Satyawart Kadian settles for bronze

Rana had earlier defeated Kazakhstan's Galymzhan Usserbayev 3-2 in the semi-finals to book his place in the summit showdown of the tournament.

Apr 23, 2019, 22:06 PM IST

Bajrang Punia hands India its first gold at Asian Wrestling Championships 2019

World number one Bajrang Punia made India proud on Tuesday by clinching the country's first gold medal at the Asian Wrestling Championships 2019 in Xi'an, China.

Apr 23, 2019, 18:38 PM IST

Vinesh Phogat finishes with silver in Asian Wrestling Championship

India's Vinesh Phogat had to be contend with a silver medal in the Asian Wrestling Championship after losing 2-3 to China's a Chun Lei in the summit clash of the women's 50kg freestyle event.

Mar 02, 2018, 16:06 PM IST

Vinesh Phogat enters final of Asian Wrestling Championship

The 2014 Common Wealth Games champion earned the win by taking a bigger point as she locked the score 4-4 with her move.

Mar 01, 2018, 15:32 PM IST

Asian Wrestling Championship: Bajrang Punia, Sarita enter gold medal bouts in respective categories

Both Bajrang (men's 65kg) and Sarita (women's 58kg) have ensured at least a silver medal each for the country.

May 13, 2017, 14:10 PM IST

Asian Wrestling Championship: Sakshi Malik to face Olympic gold medallist Risako Kawai in final

She had advanced to the semi-final after beating Uzbek grappler Nabira Esenbaeva 6-2 in the quarter-final bout.

May 12, 2017, 13:27 PM IST

Asian Wrestling Championship: Anil Kumar, Jyoti bag bronze for India on 2nd day

This was the first time Anil was competing in the Asian Championship and he managed to win a medal in his maiden attempt.

May 11, 2017, 23:14 PM IST

Sakshi Malik, Bajrang Punia to spearhead Indian challenge at Asian Wrestling Championship

India will field a 24-strong team for the Championship with eight each in freestyle, women and Greco-Roman category.

May 06, 2017, 16:20 PM IST

Pakistan wrestlers denied visas to participate in Asian Wrestling Championship in India, claims PWF

The Indian High Commission has reportedly denied visas to Pakistani wrestlers who were to represent their country in the Asian Wrestling Championship being held in India between May 10 and 14.

May 02, 2017, 23:23 PM IST

India wins five medals at Junior Asian Wrestling C`ship

Young Indian grapplers reaped rich dividends at the Junior Asian Wrestling Championship, winning a gold, three silvers and one bronze medal in the tournament at Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, here today.

Jun 06, 2014, 22:16 PM IST

Indian grapplers impress in Asian Wrestling Championships

It was a good day in office for Indian grapplers as they bagged one silver and three bronze medals in the Senior Asian Wrestling Championship here on Sunday.

Apr 21, 2013, 22:11 PM IST

Sushil, Yogeshwar to skip Asian championship

Indian fans would be deprived of watching their Olympic medal winning grapplers Sushil Kumar and Yogeshwar Dutt in action at the upcoming Senior Asian Wrestling Championship as the two have not yet recovered from their respective injuries.

Apr 15, 2013, 15:51 PM IST

Geeta to spearhead Indian women`s challenge at Asian Meet

Olympian Geeta Phogat and Babita Kumari will spearhead the Indian women`s challenge at the Asian Wrestling Championship to be held here from April 18 to 22.

Apr 02, 2013, 18:45 PM IST

Wrestler Anil Kumar wins silver in Asian Championship

India`s Greco-Roman wrestler Anil Kumar today bagged the silver medal in the Senior Asian Wrestling Championship at Tashkent.

May 22, 2011, 18:22 PM IST

Wrestler Anil Kumar wins silver in Asian Championship

India`s Greco-Roman wrestler Anil Kumar today bagged the silver medal in the Senior Asian Wrestling Championship at Tashkent.

May 22, 2011, 18:22 PM IST

Seven grapplers to get cash awards for Asian Ch`ship success

Sushil Kumar and Narsingh Pancham Yadav, who won gold in Senior Asian Wrestling Championship , would receive Rs 3 lakh each as the WFI has decided to give cash awards to the grapplers.

Jun 28, 2010, 18:57 PM IST

Seven grapplers to get cash awards for Asian Ch`ship success

Sushil Kumar and Narsingh Pancham Yadav, who won gold in Senior Asian Wrestling Championship , would receive Rs 3 lakh each as the WFI has decided to give cash awards to the grapplers.

Jun 28, 2010, 18:57 PM IST

Women grapplers to fight for bronze in Asian C’ship

Asian Games medallist Alka Tomar, along with five other women grapplers, will fight it out for a bronze after falling out of contention for gold and silver at the Senior Asian Wrestling Championship here on Friday.

May 14, 2010, 20:41 PM IST