December 24, 2020 8:10 am
Grappling style, social media posts and just his name has made him one of the most popular competitors around the world, more than those with richer medal hauls
December 18, 2020 7:57 am
Starts build-up to Tokyo by competing in a higher non-Olympic weight-class
November 27, 2020 11:40 am
The couple tied the knot in a private ceremony on November 26
August 14, 2020 6:38 pm
Bajrang, one of world's top wrestlers in the 65kg, recently started training at Inspire Institute of Sports (IIS) where his Georgian coach Shako Bentinidis has also joined him.
June 16, 2020 3:26 pm
Although remote coaching might be the mantra right now, athletes realise that it cannot be a long-term solution. The travel restrictions will compound their problems too.
March 24, 2020 3:26 pm
Apart from Bajrang Punia, BJP lawmaker Gautam Gambhir has also joined the fight against the coronavirus outbreak by offering Rs 50 lakh for equipments to treat patients in Delhi hospitals.
March 23, 2020 8:44 am
Ace wrestler Bajrang has waited long for a chance at an Olympic medal, but realises that it's not the right time for the Games.
February 22, 2020 10:13 pm
While, Bajrang Punia (65 kg) had to settle for silver as he lost 2-10 to Japan's Takuto Otoguro, Ravi Dahiya (57 kg) claimed the gold medal after beating Tajikistan's Hikmatullo Vohidov 10-0.
January 19, 2020 4:27 pm
Bajrang Punia produced a great comeback to secure a 4-3 win against USA's Jordan Michael Oliver in the summit clash.
December 27, 2019 3:08 pm
Five medals and four Olympic quota places in the World Championships marked India's year in wrestling, with Deepak Punia bagging a silver, and Bajrang Punia and Vinesh Phogat claimed bronze medals.
December 31, 2019 3:44 pm
The 2010s were arguably Indian sport's most successful decade ever as they registered their best ever medal tallies at various respective sporting extravaganzas.