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Bajrang Punia wins gold at Ali Aliyev wrestling

Bajrang Punia on Thursday bagged his second title in two weeks as he defeated Viktor Rassadin in the finals of men's 65kg freestyle in the Ali Aliyev wrestling tournament in Kaspiisk, Russia.

Bajrang Punia appeals Indians to support him at Madison Square Garden

Bajrang Punia has appealed to his fans and supporters to come in big numbers to Madison Square Garden on May 6 when he will take on two-time US national champion Yianni Diakomahlis in the 'Grapple at the Garden' Beat the Streets event.


Bajrang Punia, Vinesh Phogat recommended for Khel Ratna

Rahul Aware, Harpreet Singh, Divya Kakran and Pooja Dhanda have been recommended for the Arjuna Award; Virender Kumar, Sujeet Maan, Narendra Kumar and Vikram Kumar have been recommended for the Dronacharya Award.

Bajrang Punia’s golden tale

Bajrang Punia relishes his churma as much as he enjoys chewing on the challenge of opponents. He's known to leave it till the end like MS Dhoni – something his Georgian coach hates, but no one will mind the edge-of-seat finishes if he brings home an Olympic medal, writes Mihir Vasavda.

Bajrang Punia stages late comeback to reclaim Asian Championship gold

The match looked beyond Bajrang's grasp. But these are the scenarios in which he thrives. The 25-year-old relies heavily on his strength.

Asian Wrestling Championships: Bajrang Punia wins gold, Praveen Rana settles for silver

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.


Bajrang Punia, Sakshi Malik to lead India's challenge at Asian Wrestling Championships

Olympic bronze medallist Sakshi Malik and World No 1 Bajrang Punia will spearhead India's campaign at the Asian Wrestling Championships starting Tuesday.

Padma Awards 2019: Bajrang Punia, Ajay Thakur honoured by President Ram Nath Kovind

President Ram Nath Kovind conferred the Padma awards to 47 prominent and inspiring personalities, including nine from sports. Among the sports stars to receive the honours are wrestler Bajrang Punia, cricketer Gautam Gambhir, football captain Sunil Chhetri.

Dan Kolov wrestling: Bajrang wins gold dedicates it to Abhinandan, Vinesh Phogat settles for silver

Bajrang Punia, a World Championship silver medallist, overpowered Jordan Oliver of USA 12-3 in the 65kg freestyle final to begin the season on a resounding note in the Bulgarian city.

Pro Wrestling League a great platform for young wrestlers, says Bajrang Punia

Bajrang Punia said that the upcoming Pro Wrestling league (PWL) will provide young Indian grapplers a great platform to learn from the international wrestlers.