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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 196

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 October, 2018 9:20 AM Roman Reigns Reveals He Has Leukemia, Relinquishes Universal Championship Title

Roman Reigns relinquished his World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) Universal Championship title after revealing that he is battling with leukemia. Post the shocking revelation from the champion, wishes for his quick recovery poured in from all quarters. Former wrestling legends along with fans expressed their disbelief and wished him quick recovery on social 94

8 October, 2018 1:28 PM Sakshi Malik, Bajrang Punia to lead India at Wrestling World Championships in Hungary

Olympic bronze medallist Sakshi Malik and Asian Games gold medallist Bajrang Punia are set to lead a 30-member Indian contingent at the World Wrestling Championships in Hungary.  Olympic bronze medallist Sakshi Malik and Asian Games gold medallist Bajrang Punia are set to lead a 30-member Indian contingent at the World Wrestling Championships in Hungary 100

29 September, 2018 12:24 PM Callum Smith Knocks Out George Groves To Reign As WBA Super Champion

Callum Smith, 28, knocked out the 30-year-old George Groves -- who has held the WBA super middleweight title for 16 months. Smith's height worked to his advantage at Friday night's bout in Jeddah: the Liverpudlian, who stands 1.91 metres to Groves' 1.82m, towered over the the title defender as he delivered fast right-hand hooks, met with a quick left-handed 82

25 September, 2018 4:32 PM BCCI Congratulates Virat Kohli, Smriti Mandhana For Khel Ratna And Arjuna Award

Skipper Virat Kohli and Smriti Mandhana were honoured with the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna and the Arjuna award respectively. "Virat is the No. 1 batsman in Tests as well as ODIs and an exceptional leader. Smriti's batting skills have been appreciated by one and all and she has a knack of getting big scores outside India," he added. Arjuna Awards: Neeraj 109

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 95

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 117

21 August, 2018 8:05 AM Asian Games: Indian shooter Abhishek Verma wins bronze in 10m Air Pistol event

Indian shooter Abhishek Verma has won the second bronze medal for India in the 18th edition of Asian Games, being held in Indonesia. The 29-year-old shooter won the medal in 10m Air Pistol Men event. Saurabh Chaudhary of India won a gold medal in the same event while the silver medal was bagged by Tomoyuki Matsuda of Japan. Chaudhary scored a total of 240.7 points 87

21 August, 2018 5:42 AM Indian shooters shine at Asian Games, 16-year-old Saurabh Chaudhary bags Gold, Abhishek Verma wins Bronze

The 16-year-old defeated Japan's Tomoyuki Matsuda in the Men's 10 metre Air Pistol final.  JAKARTA: Indian shooter Saurabh Chaudhary bagged the third Gold for India at the 18th edition of Asian Games in Jakarta on Tuesday. The 16-year-old defeated Japan's Tomoyuki Matsuda in the Men's 10 metre Air Pistol final. Not just Saurabh, India's Abhishek Verma 100