Sakshi Malik says training camps in foreign countries are necessary for quality preparation

Sakshi has been preparing for the upcoming PWL, her next target is to do well in Asian Games in Jakarta and Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast.

Dec 23, 2016, 16:38 PM IST

Sandeep Tomar, Bajrang, Ritu Phogat bag gold at National Wrestling championship​

However, in the final, Kale ran out of steam and went down to Tomar to settle for a silver medal.

Oct 24, 2016, 20:15 PM IST

Bajrang misses out on bronze medal finish at Worlds

Rising India wrestler Bajrang narrowly missed out on a third-place finish, going down in the bronze medal play-off round in men's 61kg Freestyle category even as other Indians continued to disappoint at the World Championship here.

Sep 12, 2015, 15:23 PM IST

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.

Aug 26, 2015, 18:23 PM IST

Yogeshwar Dutt wants to boost stamina, experiment ahead of Olympics

 Confident of securing an Olympic berth and that too with a gold-medal finish at the World Championship, star India wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt said an early qualification would give him enough time to work on increasing his stamina and experiment in the run-up to the Rio Games.

Aug 25, 2015, 15:32 PM IST

Excited for Arjuna, Bajrang postpones travel to World C'ship

 Excited about receiving the Arjuna award from the President of India, wrestler Bajrang has reworked his travel schedule for the World Championship in the USA and has decided to leave only after personally receiving the coveted honour.

Aug 17, 2015, 16:29 PM IST

Bajrang, Babita qualify for World Wrestling Championship

Star grapplers Bajrang and Babita Kumari on Tuesday qualified for next month's World Wrestling Championship after emerging victorious in their respective weight categories in the final selection trials at the SAI Training Centre in Sonepat.

Aug 04, 2015, 19:51 PM IST

Babita, Amit, Bajrang recommended for Arjuna award

Grapplers Babita Kumari, Amit Kumar Dahiya and Bajrang have been recommended by the Wrestling Federation of India for this year's Arjuna award.

May 12, 2015, 17:15 PM IST

Salman Khan strikes a pose with his little Bajrangi team

Salman Khan , who has fans from across all age groups, posed for a picture with a group of children dressed as Lord Hanuman .

Mar 24, 2015, 09:12 AM IST

Bajrang bags gold in Colorado Springs, Yogeshwar pulls out

 Bajrang on Saturday bagged a gold medal in the men's 61kg Freestyle event at the Dave Schultz Memorial International Wrestling Championship at Colorado Springs, USA, even as Olympic bronze medallist Yogeshwar Dutt failed to take part in the competition due to ill health.

Jan 31, 2015, 22:23 PM IST

Looking to improve wrestling's medal tally in Rio: Satpal

 Ecstatic to be named for the Padma Bhushan award, India's most decorated wrestling coach Satpal Singh says the honour has motivated him to work harder and his aim now is to improve the country's medal tally in wrestling in the 2016 Rio Olympics.

Jan 26, 2015, 18:50 PM IST

Asian Games 2014: Sania, Seema clinch gold; India maintain 9th place

Tennis star Sania Mirza teamed up with Saketh Myneni to clinch the gold in mixed double while Seema Punia also brought glory with her gold-winning act as India maintained the ninth position in the overall standings on the 10th day of competitions in the 17th Asian Games here today.

Sep 29, 2014, 20:15 PM IST

India's schedule on Day 10 of 2014 Asian Games

Indian athletes will see in action in as many as thirteen sports on the 10th day of 17th Asian Games being held in Incheon, South Korea. There will be 32 gold medals at stake with Indian medal hopefuls competing track and field events, boxing, tennis and of course wrestling.

Sep 28, 2014, 21:56 PM IST

Wrestlers looking for a better show at upcoming Asian Games

Having put up a great show at the recently-concluded Commonwealth Games, the Indian grapplers are now eyeing an even better performance at the upcoming Asian Games, ti be held in Incheon, Korea.

Aug 06, 2014, 20:55 PM IST

Glasgow Games, Day 7: Wrestlers win four silver medals, boxers earn podium finishes

Indian wrestlers continued to excel winning four silver and a bronze medal while the boxers, led by young Pinki Jangra and World No. 3 L Devendro Singh, assured themselves of at least four podium finishes on seventh day of competitions in the 20th Commonwealth Games here on Wednesday.

Jul 31, 2014, 08:12 AM IST

2014 Commonwealth Games, Day 7: As it happened...

Welcome to our live coverage of the Day 7 of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

Jul 31, 2014, 00:37 AM IST

Indian grapplers win four silver, one bronze at 2014 Commonwealth Games

Indian grapplers collected four silver and a bronze from the wrestling arena, a far cry from yesterday`s three-gold burst but still a creditable performance, as they swelled their overall tally in the sport to 10 in the 20th Commonwealth Games here on Wednesday.

Jul 30, 2014, 23:17 PM IST

Indian grapplers bag two medals

India pocketed one silver and one bronze through Bajrang and Satywart Kadian in their respective men`s freestyle categories on the second day of the Senior Asian Wrestling Championship in Astana, Kazakhstan.

Apr 24, 2014, 22:04 PM IST

World wrestling championships medal winners felicitated

The Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) on Wednesday announced Rs five lakh for World Championship silver medallist Amit Kumar while bronze medal winners Bajrang and Sandeep Tulsi Yadav will be given Rs three lakh each.

Sep 25, 2013, 17:29 PM IST

Amit Kumar, Bajrang return home to hero`s welcome

World Championship silver medallist Amit Kumar Dahiya and bronze winner Bajrang were accorded a warm welcome on their return from Budapest in the wee hours on Friday, with hundreds of supporters turning up at the international airport to receive the star wrestlers.

Sep 21, 2013, 09:22 AM IST