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Dangal: Aamir Khan responds to strong allegations by former wrestling coach PR Sondhi

PR Sondhi had alleged that several scenes in the movie are false.

Dec 30, 2016, 16:54 PM IST

Ex-wrestling coach Vinod Kumar will have to wait for Dronacharya Award

Former wrestling coach Vinod Kumar, who was to be considered for the Dronacharya Award 2015 following a Delhi High Court order, will have to wait longer as a larger bench on Saturday ordered further hearing on various "disputed questions" on the issue.

Aug 29, 2015, 19:49 PM IST

Vinod Kumar relieved to get Dronacharya after Delhi High Court intervention

Former chief national wrestling coach Vinod Kumar on Friday expressed relief and contentment over Delhi High Court's directive to the Centre to confer Dronacharya award to him.

Aug 28, 2015, 22:14 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

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

SAI suspends coach on charges of harassing female wrestler

The Sports Authority of India (SAI) has suspended a wrestling coach, who is facing charges of harassing a teenage woman grappler.

Feb 07, 2014, 12:55 PM IST

SAI suspends wrestling coach facing sexual harassment charge

The Sports Authority of India today suspended Satvir Singh, wrestling chief coach at SAI Training Centre in Hissar, against whom the police have registered a case earlier this month for allegedly sexually harassing a teenage woman wrestler there.

Feb 06, 2014, 18:02 PM IST

Russian torchbearer dies after carrying flame in Sochi relay

A torchbearer died of a heart attack after carrying the Olympic flame as part of Russia`s torch relay leading up to the Sochi 2014 Winter Games in February, an official said on Monday.

Dec 16, 2013, 22:04 PM IST