Vinay Siwach

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Manpreet Kaur makes sensational return, Neeraj Chopra qualifies for World Championships
Fri, Apr 28, 2017

Indian athletes had decent outings in the last week, and now focus shifts on the men's hockey team which gets ready for Sultan Azlan Shah Cup.

Asian Championships 2017 Selection Trials: Sandeep Tomar headlines India men’s wrestling team
Fri, Mar 31, 2017

Selection trials for Asian Championships 2017 put the reputation of established wrestlers in danger zone.

On home tracks, India ride on Vidarbha express Umesh Yadav
Wed, Mar 29, 2017

Umesh Yadav picked up 17 wickets in the series against Australia, the highest by an Indian pacer in a four-match Test series.

No tons, but consistent runs make KL Rahul the unsung hero of India’s 2-1 series win over Australia
Tue, Mar 28, 2017

KL Rahul showed batting genius on four different surfaces and managed to score 393 runs in seven innings.

India vs Australia: Jackson Bird in Australia XI? makes a lot of sense for Dharamsala Test
Fri, Mar 24, 2017

Steve Smith's pre-match presser gives the idea that it won't be a surprise if the third seamer Jackson Bird gets a look-in on Saturday, which will be his ninth Test.

It was hard for me to accept my fate at Rio 2016 Olympics, says Vinesh Phogat
Thu, Mar 23, 2017

After recovering from her injury, Vinesh Phogat made a comeback to the ring with a 48 second victory over her opponent.

India vs Australia: Aussie grit to the rescue as visitors salvage tough draw
Mon, Mar 20, 2017

With the series tried 1-1, pressure is on India to finish the home season on a high with a win against a gritty Australian unit in Dharamsala.

United World Wrestling weighs up new rules
Sat, Mar 18, 2017

World body to test a set of laws which will see bouts being held over 2 days & inclusion of more categories

India vs Australia 2nd Test: India return to winning ways, just about
Tue, Mar 07, 2017

India bounced back from 333-run defeat in Pune to beat Australia by 75 runs in Bangalore and level series 1-1.

India vs Australia: What was Virat Kohli thinking when he underbowled Ravindra Jadeja?
Mon, Mar 06, 2017

Virat Kohli gave Ravindra Jadeja only 21.4 overs in the Australian innings but the spinner finished with 6 wickets for 63 runs.

India vs Australia, 2nd Test: It is still India’s series to lose, here’s why
Fri, Mar 03, 2017

India lost the first Test against Australia but with three matches still remaining, it is the hosts' series to lose.

PWL 2017: Sakshi Malik wrestles to narrow victory over Sarita Mor
Fri, Jan 13, 2017

Sakshi Malik's win could not save her team Delhi from losing the tie against Mumbai and crash out of the league.

Pro Wrestling League 2: Punjab win against Delhi, lose Toghrul Asgarov to injury
Sun, Jan 08, 2017

The Delhi Sultans could not find their first victory of the season as they were beaten by NCR Punjab Royals.

Sakshi Malik wins on return to mat
Sat, Jan 07, 2017

Sakshi Malik, in her first bout after Rio Olympics, went on to bear Pooja Dhanda in the Pro Wrestling League.

PWL 2: Cagey Babita Kumari unable to make a mark for UP Dangal
Thu, Jan 05, 2017

It took Sofia Mattsson 46 seconds to pin down Babita Kumari in their 53kg bout during the Pro Wrestling League

MS Dhoni will go down as one of the best captains the world ever saw
Wed, Jan 04, 2017

MS Dhoni steps down as the limited overs captain but he was one of the best in the business in international cricket.

PWL 2017: Haryana Hammers triumph over Mumbai Maharathis in opener
Tue, Jan 03, 2017

Haryana Hammers exacted revenge for their 2016 final loss against Mumbai Maharathis by winning their opening bout on Monday.

Hockey in 2016: A breakthrough year with glorious memories
Thu, Dec 29, 2016

Barring the quarterfinal exit at Rio Olympics, 2016 was a good year for Indian hockey both on and off the pitch.

Wrestling in 2016: It all went wrong before Sakshi Malik came to the rescue
Mon, Dec 26, 2016

Sakshi Malik's bronze medal was the top moment for wrestling in India in 2016 but off the mat action dampened the sport.

Four months after Rio 2016 Olympics, Sakshi-mania continues
Sat, Dec 24, 2016

At the launch of Delhi franchise of Pro Wrestling League, the spotlight was firmly on Olympic bronze medallist Sakshi Malik.

Future blurred: Diminishing vision makes Devendro Singh fear his days as boxer numbered
Thu, Dec 15, 2016

During the national tournament, Devendro Singh looked a shadow of his former self, winning bouts which could have gone either way.

New weight category brings gold medal for Manoj Kumar at Nationals
Tue, Dec 13, 2016

Manoj Kumar defeated Duryodhan Negi of Services by a 4:1 split decision without much trouble at the Nationals.

Deepak Singh causes huge upset as Devendro Singh falters at Nationals
Tue, Dec 13, 2016

Devendro Singh, who had shifted to the 52kg category from 49kg, was surprised by the attacking nature of Deepak Singh.

The Akshay Mare story: From delivering newspapers to making news
Tue, Dec 13, 2016

In the beginning, Akshay Mare never thought he would ever reach this level eve. But once he landed in Guwahati, he wanted to be in the big league.

This Haryana village’s heart beats for boxing
Mon, Dec 05, 2016

A fortnight ago, residents of Alewa, a nondescript village in Haryana, welcomed about 400 boxers who would be participating in a state selection tournament.

Demonetisation cloud over Pro Wrestling League
Tue, Nov 29, 2016

While there are no new dates for the league, it is believed that it will ​not take place before the last week of December.

At Geeta Phogat’s wedding, a village’s tryst with the real and reel world
Mon, Nov 21, 2016

On Sunday, Geeta Phogat — India’s first woman wrestler to compete at the Olympics — got married to fellow wrestler Pawan Kumar.

Pro Wrestling League hits world body UWW roadblock
Wed, Nov 09, 2016

PWL is in its second season and is scheduled to begin December 15, 2016 and run until January 14, 2017.

Pro Wrestling League (PWL) cuts the flab
Sat, Nov 05, 2016

The 86kg class, an Olympic weight category, will also not feature in the league for the second consecutive season.

Sweden’s Olympic bronze medalist eyes Pro Wrestling League (PWL) glory in India
Fri, Nov 04, 2016

Sofia Mattsson picked up a leg injury a month before the Rio Olympics which made her chances to compete minimal.

Wrestlers weigh-in medal options ahead of Senior Nationals
Sun, Oct 23, 2016

Before action gets underway, India's leading grapplers talk about their chances, opponents and much more.

Amjyot Singh Gill, India’s most skilled player, a step closer to fulfilling NBA dreams
Wed, Oct 12, 2016

Amjyot Gill, a forward with the Indian team, is eligible for the NBA D-League draft that will be held on October 30.

Aadhaar card a must for wrestlers at national level tournaments
Tue, Sep 27, 2016

The new regulation will be introduced during the Nationals at Gonda, Uttar Pradesh, which is scheduled to take place from October 22 to 25.

India vs New Zealand: Rain robs 1st Test of a crucial session at Green Park
Fri, Sep 23, 2016

Rain arrived in Kanpur after Tea to wash out third session on Day 2, just when Indian spinners had begun turn it in Kanpur.

Haryana milkman’s son Deepak Punia is world wrestling cadet champion
Sun, Sep 18, 2016

Haryana wrestler Deepak Punia beat Turkey's Nail Seyyar 9-5 in the gold medal match and became the world champion in the 85kg category.

If rules permit, Narsingh Yadav’s ban must be abolished, says Sushil Kumar
Fri, Sep 09, 2016

Sushil Kumar said he still regrets missing the Olympics, insisting that it will be hard for him to forget whatever transpired in the last two months.