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Sushil Kumar vows to fight more often now after ruing lack of competition

In a seven-year period, between the 2012 London Olympics and the 2019 World Championships in Nur-Sultan, Sushil Kumar competed in only seven tournaments.

Sushil Kumar loses after returning to Worlds after eight years

The two-time Olympic medallist will now have to wait to know his fate. If Gadzhiyev reaches the final, Sushil, will get a chance to fight for Olympic qualification as well as a bronze.


In Indian wrestling, Sushil Kumar the only constant

During his 4-2 win in the final bout against national champion Jitender, Sushil's thumb entered the latter's eye. Minutes later, Jitender's arm was twisted during an exchange. Both instances left the 25-year-old writhing in pain and his coach fuming at the “rough tactics” of Sushil.

Sushil Kumar earns World Championship ticket with win over gritty Jitender Kumar

The consistent attacks from both the wrestlers in the fast-paced final bout had the fans on the edge of their seats as close to 1500 gathered at IGI stadium to watch their favourite star in action.

Sushil Kumar aims to prove worth in national wrestling trials next week

The Wrestling Federation of India will hold trials for some categories on August 19 and August 20, the winners of which shall travel to Kazakhstan for the World Championship in Sepetember.

On This Day: Olympics celebrations for 'golden' Indian hockey team, Sushil Kumar

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.


Sushil Kumar suffers crushing defeat on return to mat

This was Sushil Kumar's first tournament after a failed campaign at the 2018 Jakarta Asian Games

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Congress hopes to pin down opposition by fielding Sushil Kumar

The Congress will make a formal announcement in the next two days. “Sushil is keen on fighting from West Delhi but the party’s calculation says it would be better if he is fielded from South Delhi,” a senior leader said.

Narendra Modi appeals to Kohli, Tendulkar, MS Dhoni, PV Sindhu, Saina to encourage high voter turnout

In multiple tweets, Prime Minister Narendra Modi tagged influential athletes seeking support to ensure maximum voting in the Lok Sabha elections. He urged members from other spheres of life also to encourage people.

Initiatives like Khelo will create Olympic winners: Sushil Kumar 

Sushil Kumar is convinced that initiatives like Khelo India Youth Games have the potential to unearth and create medal winners on the international stage.

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World Environment Day: Modi, Kohli, Kejriwal plant saplings

Narendra Modi, Arvind Kejriwal, Virat Kohli creating awareness on environment on the occasion of World Environment Day.

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Sushil Kumar's Hope For Olympics Dashed After Delhi High Court Dismisses His Petition

The Delhi High Court on Monday dashed the Olympic hopes of wrestler Sushil Kumar, refusing his plea to conduct a special trial against Narsingh Yadav to decide participation in the 74 kg freestyle competition at Rio. Sushil is a double Olympic medallist and a former world champion in the erstwhile 66kg category. Yadav won the […]