Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022

Ravi Dahiya


World Wrestling Warning: Bajrang Punia, Ravi Dahiya results show India is falling behind in a changing sport

September 25, 2022 11:15 am

The sport is undergoing a fundamental change, and the Indian reliance on wearing out opponents should be making way for speedier, cleverer technical wrestling. The sobering World Championship results have again highlighted the need to overhaul the outdated approach to coaching and training

Wrestling Worlds: Olympic medallist Ravi Dahiya out of medal contention

September 17, 2022 12:52 am

World No. 2 Dahiya lost by technical superiority (10-0) to the Uzbek in a rather one-sided bout.

Wrestling World Championships: Defending champion Thomas Gilman versus Ravi Dahiya — a must-watch potential final

September 16, 2022 8:28 pm

Gilman and Dahiya, the top two seeds (in that order), have never faced each other in their careers. Barring an upset, that’s likely to change this weekend.

Confident of winning World C'ship gold, says wrestler Ravi Dahiya

September 08, 2022 7:35 pm

"My only aim in life as a sports person is to bring laurels to my country and my immediate goals are to win gold medals at the World Championship and the Asian Games," Dahiya said.

Ravi Kumar headed for Russia camp ahead of World Championship

August 17, 2022 4:39 pm

The 2019 World Championship bronze medallist had trained in Bulgaria besides competitive exposure in Turkey and Mongolia ahead of the CWG. The World Championships is slated at Belgrade from September 10-18.

CWG wrestling: After anxious moments off the mat to 'make weight', Ravi Dahiya shows swagger on it to win gold

August 07, 2022 8:35 am

On the mat, he picked eight points from the snaking phitle, and then finished a technical superiority reaching 10 points a few seconds later, all achieved without much fuss.

Intimidating Vinesh Phogat, formidable Ravi grab gold; Indian wrestlers sign off with 12 medals

August 07, 2022 1:19 am

Tokyo Games silver medallist Ravi was also too good for the 57kg field. He won both his bouts -- against Suraj Singh of New Zealand and Pakistan's Asad Ali -- by technical superiority en route the final.

Bajrang's Asian Championship silver medal raises several red flags

April 24, 2022 7:17 am

Lack of cohesiveness among stakeholders and rehab mismanagement impacts star wrestler's preparation in a big year .

Ravi wins hat-trick of Asian Championship gold medals

April 23, 2022 5:53 pm

Ravi, the Tokyo Olympics silver medallist, conceded early lead in all his bouts, but as is his wont, bounced back in tremendous fashion to outsmart his rivals in the men's freestyle event.

Ravi Dahiya, Bajrang Punia, Gourav Baliyan to fight for gold at Asian Championship

April 23, 2022 2:05 pm

Ravi, who hails from Nahri village in Sonepat, yet again showed his immense physical prowess and tactical superiority when he outsmarted Japan's Rikuto Arai (VSU) and pulled off a comprehensive 12-5 win over Mongolia's Zanabazar Zandanbud in the 57kg men's freestyle event.


Neeraj Chopra, Sunil Chhetri and 10 others receive Khel Ratna

November 14, 2021 3:34 pm

The ministry of youth affairs and sports announced the National Sports Awards on 2 November. National Sports Awards are given every year to recognize and reward excellence in sports.