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23 September, 2018 5:33 PM Wrestler Vinesh Phogat To Miss World Championships Due To Elbow Injury

"It is a big setback for us. During sparring, she injured her elbow and the MRI scans done in Mumbai revealed the ligaments are torn. It will be very risky to compete in the Worlds," a WFI official said. Vinesh, who was exempted from the World Championship trials, was to compete in the 50kg category and was a medal favourite. She was also one of the favourites 68

12 September, 2018 6:49 PM 3, Including National-level Wrestler, Arrested For Robbery In Delhi

A national-level wrestler was arrested with his two associates for allegedly carrying out an armed heist of Rs 65 lakh in Sarita Vihar, police said on Wednesday. The trio have been running armed robbery racket and Rs 7.5 lakh of robbed amount has been seized and another Rs 6 lakh frozen, police said. National level wrestler Sunil Kumar, 26, was arrested 53

23 August, 2018 7:26 PM Asian Games 2018 Medals Tally

With a total of 18 medals, which include 4 Gold, 4 Silver and 10 Bronze medals, India are placed at the 10th spot in the overall medals tally after the events concluded on Day 5 (Thursday). JAKARTA: After the conclusion of various sporting events on the fifth day of the ongoing Asian Games 2018 in Indonesia, India bagged a total of 18 medals, which 63

19 August, 2018 2:28 PM Bajrang Punia wins gold for India, beats Japan's Daichi Takatani 11-8 in men's freestyle wrestling 65 kg

Jakarta: Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia won the first Gold for the country in the ongoing 18th edition of the Asian Games on Sunday. Punia beat Japan's Daichi Takatani 11-8 in men's freestyle wrestling 65 kg. The Indian wrestler had booked his place in the semi-finals of the men's 65 kg freestyle event after defeating Fayziev Abdulqosim of Tajikistan 41

17 August, 2018 10:03 AM Asian Games 2018: Sushil Kumar Ready To Show Class On Asiad Return

Wrestler Sushil Kumar bagged a bronze medal in the 2006 Doha Asian Games but missed the last two events at Guangzhou and Incheon. The former world champion, who will contest in 74kg freestyle category at the Asiad, has gone through several training sessions in the run up to the 18th Asian Games since May. His training has been mostly in India but trips 58

11 July, 2018 3:26 AM Phogat Family Meets South Korean First Lady For Tea

South Korean first lady Kim Jung-Sook had watched the movie back home with a group of Indian students. Famous Indian wrestler sisters Geeta Phogat and Babita Phogat, along with their family, met the South Korean first lady Kim Jung-sook on Tuesday. The South Korean first lady is in India along with South Korean President Moon Jae-in, who is on a state 50

25 April, 2018 1:21 PM Haryana Government cancels award function for CWG medallists after prize money furore

Chandigarh: The Haryana government on Wednesday cancelled the felicitation function for the state's Commonwealth Games (CWG) medal winners after being threatened with a boycott by top athletes, such as wrestler Vinesh Phogat and javelin-thrower Neeraj Chopra, over a proposed cut in prize money. The function was to be held in Panchkula on Thursday but athletes 53

14 April, 2018 8:54 AM CWG: Wrestler Sumit Malik claims freestyle 125kg gold

His opponent, Nigeria’s Sinivie Boltic, was ruled out of the final due to an injury Indian wrestler Sumit Malik claimed the gold medal in the men’s freestyle 125 kg after his opponent, Nigeria’s Sinivie Boltic, was ruled out of the final due to an injury at the 21st Commonwealth Games, here on Saturday. Sumit defeated Pakistan’s Tayab Raza 10-4 in a dramatic 34

12 April, 2018 11:29 AM Sushil, Aware strike gold, Babita settles for silver in wrestling

Aware’s triumph opens India’s gold medal account in the three-day wrestling competition in the Games. Double Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar (74 kg) and Rahul Aware on Thursday claimed contrasting gold medals even as defending champion Babita Phogat (53 kg) settled for a silver on the opening day of the 21st Commonwealth Games’ wrestling competition in Gold Coast 51

20 March, 2018 4:45 AM WWE SmackDown Live superstar Rusev named most underrated wrestler of 2017

WWE SmackDown Live superstar Rusev has been named the most underrated wrestler of 2017 by the 'Wrestling Observer'. The most underrated wrestler award is given to a wrestler who doesn’t get a reward despite putting in all the effort and has immense support of WWE fans. The award, in place since 2002, was won by Cesaro for five consecutive years from 2013 to 2017. He also holds 54