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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 44

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 52

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 31

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 44

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 53

2 March, 2018 11:41 AM Vinesh Phogat finishes with silver in Asian Wrestling Championship

Bishkek: India's Vinesh Phogat had to be contend with a silver medal in the Asian Wrestling Championship after losing 2-3 to China's a Chun Lei in the summit clash of the women's 50kg freestyle event. Trailing 0-1 early in the bout, Commonwealth Games gold medallist Vinesh made a strong comeback to score two points and take the lead. But with less than two minutes 49

13 February, 2018 6:00 AM Ashish Sharma fights an Indian WWE wrestler in Prithvi Vallabh

Mumbai: The popular and handsome hunk Ashish Sharma who plays the exuberant lead character in and as Prithvi Vallabh will be seen doing some extra hard-work for the upcoming sequence in the show. The actor who likes to take up new challenges will be seen fighting an Indian wrestler, Saurav Gurjar, who will make his debut in World Wrestling Entertainment 68

8 February, 2018 3:26 PM Akshay Kumar On PadMan's 'Biggest Achievement': "People Are Discussing Menstrual Hygiene"

Akshay Kumar wrote, "Men and women are breaking the taboo and discussing about menstrual hygiene" PadMan star Akshay Kumar recently shared his forthcoming film's 'biggest achievement' (even before its release) - 'Breaking the menstrual taboo' - in India. "This, I think is the biggest achievement of #PadMan...men and women breaking the taboo and discussing 70

12 January, 2018 5:39 PM Pro Wrestling League: Haryana Hammers Beat Delhi Sultans For Second Consecutive Win

Rio Olympics bronze medallist Sun Yanan of China steered last year's finalists Haryana Hammers to a comfortable 5-2 victory over Delhi Sultans. Rio Olympics bronze medallist Sun Yanan of China steered last year's finalists Haryana Hammers to a comfortable 5-2 victory over Delhi Sultans in the Pro Wrestling League 3 on Friday. Yanan, taking on Maroi Mezien 37

29 December, 2017 3:50 PM Sushil qualifies for CWG amidst brawl

Double Olympic gold medallist Sushil Kumar and five other male wrestlers, on Friday, qualified for next year’s Commonwealth Games scheduled to be held in Gold Coast, Australia. However, the selection trials held at the IG Stadium was marred by an unfortunate incident when a brawl broke out between the supporters of Sushil and his bitter rival Parveen 40