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.
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.
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.
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 […]