February 21, 2020 8:59 pm
Sakshi Malik claimed a silver while Vinesh Phogat dominated her bronze medal play-off after losing to nemesis Mayu Mukaida as Indian women team registered its best-ever performance at the Asian Wrestling Championship.
February 03, 2020 6:50 pm
The winner will be decided on the basis of public voting, which will be open till February 18 on six BBC vernacular websites.
January 27, 2020 1:28 pm
Vinesh Phogat, who is one of India's biggest medal hopes at the upcoming Olympics this year, questioned how the Padma awardees were picked.
January 18, 2020 5:14 pm
Her 'ground wrestling' remains a work in progress but Vinesh Phogat on Saturday avowed that a solid gold medal-winning performance in Rome shows that she is on the right track in the Olympic year.
January 18, 2020 1:23 am
Vinesh Phogat beat Luisa Melendres 4-0 in the final (53 kg) of Rome Ranking series to win the first gold medal of 2020.
December 30, 2019 9:27 pm
The grappler who had her palms locked in her favourite emoji of gentle, gratitude when she wasn't effecting some ungentle leg holds.
December 27, 2019 3:08 pm
Five medals and four Olympic quota places in the World Championships marked India's year in wrestling, with Deepak Punia bagging a silver, and Bajrang Punia and Vinesh Phogat claimed bronze medals.
November 30, 2019 10:02 pm
The 35-year-old Anita Sheoran, who had won the 65kg gold medal last year, triumphed over Commonwealth Games bronze medallist Divya Kakran of Railways in the 68kg finals.
November 30, 2019 9:02 am
Andrew Cook talks about his initial experience with Indian grapplers, his philosophy of coaching, thoughts on the World Championships and other wrestlers qualifying for 2020 Olympics, and the road map to Tokyo.
September 24, 2019 9:07 am
Sofia Mattson's mere presence in the draw has a psychological impact on opponents. Including Vinesh, who last week won her first World Championship medal – a bronze – and booked an Olympic quota.
December 31, 2019 3:44 pm
The 2010s were arguably Indian sport's most successful decade ever as they registered their best ever medal tallies at various respective sporting extravaganzas.
December 21, 2018 7:19 am
Indian badminton stars and Commonwealth Games gold medalists Saina Nehwal and Parupalli Kashyap tied the knot on December 14