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Indian wrestling's image has been tarnished due to accusations against Sushil Kumar: WFI

May 11, 2021 8:38 am

The Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) is concerned that the good reputation built over the years with stupendous international performances, many of them given by Sushil himself, has been ruined.

Wrestling Federation of India coach set to lose job after spat over webinar topic

June 26, 2020 1:20 pm

The Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) has alleged that the women’s team foreign coach Andrew Cook refused to take part in a Sports Authority of India (SAI) webinar for non-payment of salary.

Fearing punishment, WFI asks govt to grant visas to Chinese & Pak grapplers for Asian championship

February 06, 2020 8:59 am

The participation of Chinese wrestlers was put in doubt after the outbreak of the deadly coronavirus, which has killed nearly 500 people so far.

Government has assured entry to Chinese wrestlers for Asian Championship: WFI

February 05, 2020 5:23 pm

The WFI is expecting a 40-strong contingent from China at the Asian Championship, scheduled to be held from February 18 to 23 after receiving assurance from the external affairs ministry.

Sushil Kumar's Olympic dreams under threat, Jitender Kumar wins Asian Championship trials

January 03, 2020 6:48 pm

World Championship stars Deepak Punia (86kg) and Ravi Dahiya (57kg) did not have to break much sweat as they were given direct entries in the final of the Asian Championships which they won easily.

I feel WFI officials should do their job properly, says Sushil Kumar

May 21, 2016 3:53 pm

Sushil Kumar said that the WFI has gone back on its words to conduct a trial in men's 74kg freestyle category to decide between him and Narsingh Yadav.

WFI likely to hold a meeting on Tuesday to break Sushil Kumar-Narsingh Yadav deadlock

May 13, 2016 7:08 pm

Sushil Kumar has written letters to both Sports Ministry and WFI requesting to hold trials between him and Narsingh Yadav for Rio 2016 berth.

Sushil Kumar to compete in 74kg in Rio Games,Yogeshwar Dutt in 65kg

January 01, 2014 6:17 pm

Sushil has struggled every time he had to reduce his weight to compete in 66kg.

National wrestling camp from June 9

June 08, 2012 11:22 pm

The sub-junior girls national coaching camp in wrestling will be organised at Sports Authority of India Sub-Centre,Lucknow from June 9 to July 4.

Organisers refuse Indian wrestlers entry in test event at London

December 08, 2011 1:58 am

India missed out on participation in the Wrestling Test event for the London Olympics after the organisers denied permission to the team as none of the country’s wrestlers had made the cut for next year’s mega-event so far.