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Suspended wrestler Narsingh Yadav questions Sushil Kumar's appointment as national observer

Narsingh, last week shot off a letter to the Sports Ministry, raising question on how Sushil could become a national observer, when he is involved with the grooming of wrestlers at the Chhatrasal Stadium's akhada which is run by his father-in-law Satpal.

Jun 28, 2017, 20:47 PM IST

Rio 2016 would be my last Olympics appearance: Sushil Kumar

 Two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar on Tuesday said that 2016 edition in Rio de Janeiro will be his last appearance at the quadrennial extravaganza but he will take a final call on his retirement post Brazil games.

Jul 07, 2015, 20:48 PM IST

This Padma Bhusan award is dedicated to my students: Satpal

 India's most decorated wrestling coach Satpal was on Sunday ecstatic after he was named for Padma Bhusan award as he dedicated the award to "all his students" without whom it wouldn't have been possible for him to get country's third highest civilian award.

Jan 25, 2015, 22:07 PM IST