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Pooja Dhanda, Navjot Kaur in World Championship squad in absence of opponents

Indian wrestlers Pooja Dhanda and Navjot Kaur, who failed to book berths in the World Championship squad for Olympic categories, made it to the non-Olympic divisions in the absence of competitions in the trials on Monday.

Wrestler Artur Taymazov loses second Olympic gold medal for doping

The International Olympic Committee says Taymazov, who already lost his 2008 gold medal for doping, has now been stripped of the 2012 gold in the 120-kilogram category.


Asian Championship silver medallist wrestler Reena fails dope test

After winning a silver in the 53kg category at the championship, held in Mongolia in March, Reena is back in the limelight after failing a doping test, resulting in provisional suspension.

Asian Wrestling Championships: Divya Kakran, Manju Kumari win bronze medals

Divya Kakran won a bronze medal in 68 kg category after defeating Mongolian wrestler Battsetseg Soronzonbold of Mongolia on Thursday at Asian Wrestling Championships.

UWW takes away junior Asian wrestling championship from India

The diplomatic tension with Pakistan has cost India its first sporting event as the world wrestling body UWW has taken away the junior Asian Championship from the country, days after asking all its affiliated federations to stop dealing with the WFI.

Gobor Goho: The wrestler who put India on the wrestling map

Barely 18, Gobor Goho could envision the potential of Indian wrestlers on the world ring, long before anyone else did. Around 50 years after his death, we delve into history to look back at the man who had initially found himself in a profession of his father's choosing, but went on to become one of the pioneers and visionaries of the sport of wrestling in India.


World wrestling body asks all national federations to suspend dealing with India

United World Wrestling (UWW) has asked all national federations under it to stop communication with the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) in the wake of visa denial of Pakistani shooters in the World Cup.

Anthony Joshua to make US debut with fight against Jarrell Miller

World heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua will make his boxing debut in the United States when he defends his titles against Jarrell Miller in New York on June 1

Georgian wrestler Davit Modzmanashvili stripped of 2012 Olympic silver for doping

The IOC says a freestyle wrestler from Georgia is stripped of his 2012 London Olympics silver medal after testing positive for an anabolic steroid

After World Championship bronze medal, Pooja Dhanda eyes elusive triple

Pooja Dhanda became only the fourth Indian woman wrestler to win a World Championship medal.

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'The Great Khali' returns from injury to demolish three foreign wrestler

The Great Khali was injured during a fight in Haldwani but returned to beat the three wrestlers who injured him.

Legendary actor Dharmendra witnesses live PWL action

Bollywood legend Dharmendra enjoyed live wrestling as PWL moved to Ludhiana.


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Wrestler Geeta Phogat Buys Range Rover

Wrestler Geeta Phogat posted a picture of her brand new car on her Instagram account while expressing sheer delight in buying the luxury vehicle all from her own money. She also mentioned about the car, Range Rover, in her caption, “Hard work always pays off 🙏😊love with our new Car 🚘❤️😍#rangeroverevoque #landrover @landrover_in.” Geeta has achieved numerous […]