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14 January, 2019 10:19 PM Pro Wrestling League: Mumbai Maharathi beat holders Punjab Royals in opener

Vinesh Phogat and Bajranj Punia shone as Mumbai Maharathi beat defending champions NCR Punjab Royals 4-3 in the first match of the Pro Wrestling League (PWL) Season 4 at KD Jadhav Indoor stadium in New Delhi on Monday. It was Asian Games gold medallist Vinesh who clinched the tie for the Mumbai team by winning the sixth bout of the evening to give her team an unassailable 178

10 December, 2018 1:29 PM 21 Sarfarosh fame Shakku Rana in Colors’ Kesari Nandan

MUMBAI: TellyChakkar is back with another update on Colors’ upcoming show Kesari Nandan. The show is based on Aamir Khan starrer Dangal and is produced by Contiloe. The show will star Manav Gohil in the role of father, and child artist Chahat will depict his daughter, who aims to become a wrestler. We also reported about Astha Choudhary being roped in to play Manav’s 91

10 November, 2018 6:20 PM Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia achieves world number one rank in 65kg category

Star Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia on Saturday touched a new high in his career by achieving the number one rank in the world in the 65kg category. The 24-year-old Bajrang, who has won five medals this season, including CWG and Asian Games gold and a silver at the World Championship, was placed atop the ranking table with 96 points in the UWW list. It has turned 138

10 November, 2018 2:15 PM Bajrang Punia Becomes First Indian Wrestler To Claim Top Spot In 65-kg Freestyle Category

The Indian wrestling sensation had an impressive year with one gold and one silver at the 2018 Commonwealth Games and UWW World Championship respectively. Punia's current ranking is based on his international performance throughout the year which included the gold medals at Gold Coast and Jakarta in 2018. Meanwhile, eight other Indian wrestlers have made it to the top 20 list of their 73

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 87

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 77

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 107

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 73

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 80

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 73