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Haryana elections: Wrestlers Babita, Yogeshwar bite the dust; Sandeep triumphs

October 24, 2019 6:50 pm

Wrestlers Babita Phogat and Yogeshwar Dutt are trailing from Charkhi Dadri and Baroda respectively, while former hockey captain Sandeep Singh has won from Pehowa. Singh defeated his nearest rival Mandeep Singh Chattha of Congress by 5314 votes.

Watch: Like BJP, my ideology is also centred around nationalism, says Yogeshwar Dutt

October 14, 2019 7:00 pm

Yogeshwar, only the third Indian wrestler to win an Olympic medal – a bronze at the 2012 London Games, said the BJP's focus on nationalism and moves such as surgical strikes attracted him to join the saffron party which has always put the nation above all.

Haryana elections: In BJP first list, sports stars Yogeshwar Dutt, Babita Phogat, Sandeep Singh

September 30, 2019 5:53 pm

Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar will contest from Karnal while wrestlers Yogeshwar Dutt and Babita Phogat will contest from Baroda and Dadri.

Ahead of Haryana polls, wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt, ex-Hockey captain Sandeep Singh join BJP

September 26, 2019 9:09 pm

The election committee Wednesday held meetings in two rounds to discuss the candidates for the 90-member Assembly.

Wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt meets Haryana BJP chief

September 26, 2019 10:51 am

The 36-year-old had won a bronze medal in wrestling in the 2012 London Olympics. The Haryana wrestler was also awarded a Padma Shri in 2013.

Olympic medallist Yogeshwar Dutt likely to join BJP

September 25, 2019 7:40 pm

The wrestler, who hails from Haryana, met the state unit president Subhash Barala here on Wednesday and informed that he has submitted his resignation from the Haryana Police.

Chorus rises as more athletes criticise Haryana govt for reducing cash award

June 27, 2019 1:51 pm

Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra and Olympic medal-winning wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt also spoke up against the Haryana government's policy to reduce the cash award given to athletes.

Manika Batra, Yogeshwar Dutt, Sakshi Malik 'have a great time shooting' for The Kapil Sharma Show

May 17, 2019 6:54 pm

Manika Batra, India's highest ranked female paddler, tweeted out few pictures from the shoot on The Kapil Sharma Show alongside Yogeshwar Dutt and Sakshi Malik.

Don't call yourself a patriot after sympathising with terrorists, says Yogeshwar Dutt to Naseeruddin Shah

December 22, 2018 10:30 am

Wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt on Friday slammed Bollywood actor Naseeruddin Shah for his remarks that he feels scared for his children.

Quit wrestling to focus on preparing Bajrang Punia for Olympic gold, says Yogeshwar Dutt

November 02, 2018 5:26 pm

Yogeshwar Dutt says that he would have never quit wrestling had it not been to devote time to Bajrang Punia's training.


A notch above others: Standout Indian athletes of the decade

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.