February 22, 2020 8:43 am
Sanayev and Bekbulatov are among the 11 one-time Russians who are competing at the Asian Championships this week in New Delhi – four representing Kyrgyzstan, three in Uzbekistan’s team, two with Kazakhstan and one each with Bahrain and the Philippines.
February 21, 2020 5:16 am
Since Kakran’s weight category, 68kg, had just five competitors, the United World Wrestling decided to conduct the matches in a round-robin format and podium finishes were to be determined by the number of bouts a wrestler won.
February 20, 2020 10:04 am
Kundu, 23, was among the three Indian wrestlers who won Greco-Roman bronze medals on the second day of the Asian Championship – Ashu (67kg) and Hardeep (97kg) being the other two.
February 20, 2020 9:42 am
The Asian Championships is only two days old, but already has had its fair share of mismanagement, controversy and malfunctions. From Indian women wrestlers left without rooms to technical malfunctions, the organisers have been having a tough time.
February 19, 2020 9:32 am
Wrestlers’ aura prompted Sunil’s father to put his son into the sport, a decision vindicated more than a decade later
April 28, 2019 9:00 pm
With four medals, India's Greco-Roman wrestlers have improved on their tally of two bronze medals at the last edition and is the country's best ever performance in this discipline at Asian Championships.
April 27, 2019 8:46 pm
India have won 14 medals at the 2019 Asian Wrestling Championships - 1 gold, 5 silver and 8 bronze medals - to stand fifth in the medal tally.
April 26, 2019 7:46 pm
Asian Games gold medallist Vinesh Phogat clinched a bronze medal in the 53kg category after beating World Championships bronze medalist Qianyu Pang 8-1 at Asian Wrestling Championships.
April 23, 2019 8:44 pm
Bajrang Punia opened India's medal tally at the Asian Wrestling Championships with a gold in the 65kg freestyle category, beating Sayatbek Okassov 12-7 in the final. Meanwhile, Praveen Rana settled for silver and Satyavrat Kadian won bronze in 97kg category.
March 04, 2018 8:30 am
Navjot Kaur beats Japan’s Imai Miyu 9-1 to become the first Indian female wrestler to win gold at the Asian championships