Sushil Kumar

World Wrestling Championships: Double Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar loses in 1st round

Praveen Rana--the another Indian in the fray--stormed into the second round of the prestigious tournament after crushing Sue Changjae of Korea 12-1 in the men's freestyle 92kg category. 

Sep 20, 2019, 13:44 PM IST

Two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar has no time for negativity

While his image was tainted following a bitter face-off with Narsingh Yadav just before the Rio Olympics in 2016, it was followed by numerous controversies concerning his national selection trials. 

Aug 31, 2019, 16:46 PM IST

She was people's leader: Condolences from sports fraternity continue to pour in for Sushma Swaraj

Leaving a strong legacy behind, the BJP stalwart breathed her last at the All India Institutes of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in the national capital on Tuesday.

Aug 07, 2019, 11:45 AM IST

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

No jeans, cargo pants during official functions: Tripura issues directives for bureaucrats

The memorandum was issued on August 20 by Sushil Kumar, principal secretary to Tripura government for Education, Revenue and Information and cultural affairs.

Aug 28, 2018, 09:57 AM IST

Asian Games 2018: Chance for Bajrang Punia, Vinesh Phogat to enhance status in wrestling

Five of the six Indian men's freestyle wrestlers will be in action on Sunday with CWG gold medallist Bajrang opening his campaign in the 65kg category against Uzbekistan's Sirojiddin Khasanov.

Aug 18, 2018, 17:01 PM IST

Asian Games 2018: I'm not here to prove anything, says wrestler Sushil Kumar

Celebrated Indian wrestler Sushil Kumar, whose defeat in a tune-up event raised doubts about his form ahead of the Asian Games, today asserted that he is ‘far from finished’ and is not out there to prove anything.

Aug 17, 2018, 21:18 PM IST

Commonwealth Games 2018 updates, Day 9, Gold Coast

Follow India's performance on Day 9 of the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia.

Apr 13, 2018, 06:09 AM IST

Commonwealth Games 2018, Gold Coast: Sushil Kumar wins Gold in men’s freestyle 74kg wrestling

Two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar on Thursday clinched the 14th Gold Medal for India.

Apr 12, 2018, 14:24 PM IST

Commonwealth Games 2018: Wrestlers Sushil Kumar, Rahul Aware reach finals, assure India of more medals

Wrestlers Sushil Kumar and Rahul Aware reached finals in their respective freestyle wrestling competition at the Gold Coast on Thursday, assuring more medals for India.

Apr 12, 2018, 08:00 AM IST

Commonwealth Games 2018 updates, Day 8, Gold Coast

Catch all the updates from Day 8 at the Gold Coast CWG. India's medals tally currently reads 14 Gold, 7 silver, 10 bronze.

Apr 12, 2018, 06:02 AM IST

Sushil Kumar's name added to the CWG entry list

Earlier, Sushil's name was surprisingly missing from the list of entry released by the tournament organisers on the official website, just five days ahead of the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games.

Mar 30, 2018, 13:15 PM IST

Sushil Kumar's name missing from 2018 CWG entry list

The official list of entries for the men`s freestyle 74kg wrestling category, uploaded on the CWG 2018 website does not mention the name of Sushil among other 15 wrestlers participating in the event.

Mar 30, 2018, 11:06 AM IST

There is still a lot to achieve: Sushil Kumar

A two-time defending champion at the Commonwealth Games, the 34-year-old, who has an Olympic bronze and silver to his credit, feels competing in Gold Coast would prolong his career.

Mar 20, 2018, 14:50 PM IST

Sushil Kumar may lose CWG berth if found guilty in brawl incident: WFI President

Sushil has been booked by the Delhi Police after Rana alleged that the former`s supporters beat him and his elder brother post the CWG qualifiers for daring to take the mat against the Olympian.

Jan 15, 2018, 19:00 PM IST

Sushil Kumar personally instigated his supporters against me: Parveen Rana

Wrestler Parveen Rana on Monday accused two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar of "personally instigating" his supporters to manhandle him after the Commonwealth Games selection trials a few days ago.

Jan 08, 2018, 18:55 PM IST

Emotional Parveen Rana vows to beat Sushil Kumar in PWL, for cancer-stricken mother

Rana has alleged that Sushil's supporters beat him and his elder brother post the match for daring to take the mat against the former.

Dec 31, 2017, 20:05 PM IST

News at a glance: December 30, 2017

Dec 30, 2017, 11:42 AM IST

FIR registered against wrestler Sushil Kumar and his supporters

Supporters of both wrestlers allegedly came to blows after Sushil Kumar qualified for next year's Commonwealth Games.

Dec 30, 2017, 10:32 AM IST

Wrestler Sushil Kumar qualifies for Commonwealth Games 2018

The six freestyle wrestlers also qualified for next year's Senior Asian Wrestling Championship to be held in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.

Dec 29, 2017, 18:51 PM IST