August 12 holds an emotional place in the hearts and minds of India’s people and sportspersons with two glorious Olympics moment coming on the day.
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Sports Ministry sanctioned Rs 4.95 lakh for star wrestler Sushil Kumar’s two-week training programme in Georgia ahead of the Asian Games.
The move comes two years after the controversy involving Sushil Kumar and Narsingh Yadav over the 74 kg men’s freestyle spot at the Rio Olympics.
Star freestyle grappler Sushil Kumar will head to Georgia for a ten-day tune-up ahead of Asian Games.
Before Wednesday’s defeat, Sushil had lost a bout way back in May 2014 in Sassari (Italy) where he lost to Luca Lampis of France.
The Haryana government put out a notification asking them to deposit “one-third of the income earned by them from professional sports or commercial endorsements” with the state sports council.
Sushil Kumar and Sakshi Malik, along with two others, are all set to compete in the upcoming Asian Games after being exempted from the trials scheduled next month
Sushil Kumar said this medal would join the several others in his cabinet and he would now train his sights on the next milestone, which in all likelihood, would be the Asian Games.
Double-Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar (74kg) and event debutant Rahul Aware (57kg) provided the golden touch as India snared an impressive four medals on the opening day of wrestling at the 21st Commonwealth Games.
Sushil Kumar became the most successful wrestler in Commonwealth Games after he won his third gold medal in CWG 2018 in 57kg freestyle.
CWG 2018: Sushil, who is 34-years-old, became the most successful wrestler at the Commonwealth Games after winning three succssive gold medals in different editions.
Commonwealth Games 2018 provide an opportunity for Sushil Kumar and Mary Kom to further assert their domination in their respective sports.
Commonwealth Games 2018: Sushil Kumar is a part of India’s contingent at the upcoming Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast.
Sushil Kumar’s name was included in the Commonwealth Games official website a day after it was found to be missing from the entry list due to a system glitch.