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Wrestling India


Sheetal Tomar wins national title, now eyes Olympic berth

December 01, 2019 7:53 am

Hailing from Pachgaon village near Meerut, Sheetal Tomar started wrestling under coach Jabar Singh Saum at the akhada in Chaudhary Charan Singh University with her father Sompal Singh dropping her daily.

World Wrestling Championships: Greco-Roman wrestlers' struggles continue

September 15, 2019 4:52 pm

The Olympic qualification was at stake in three categories but all three Indians cut a sorry figure as Manish (67kg), Sunil Kumar (87kg) and Ravi (97kg) exited without a fight.

Vinesh Phogat wins gold at Yasar Dogu International

July 14, 2019 7:41 pm

Rahul Aware (61kg) clinched his first career Ranking Series title with a tactical 4-1 victory over Munir Aktas of Turkey. Utkarsh Kale won bronze in the same category.

Bajrang Kumar gets SAI nod for US tourney, thanks 'Yogeshwar bhai' for help

January 17, 2014 7:24 pm

Bajrang said had it not been for Yogeshwar, it wouldn't have been possible for him to go for the tournament.

SAI project officer accused of adding names to wrestling contingent list

January 17, 2014 10:45 am

Rana has been accused by SAI director general Thomson of manipulating Annual Calendar for Training and Competitions.

The Handover

September 22, 2013 1:31 am

An unwritten rule of the akhadas where wrestlers bond passing on knowledge.

After silver,bronze lining

September 18, 2013 2:42 am

Yogeshwar Dutt's replacement in 60kg,Bajrang adds to tally with repechage medal.