Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Wrestling

Eyes on a landmark achievement for Bajrang Punia and coach Shako Bentinidis

Eight months back, Georgian Wrestling legend and multiple Olympian Shako Bentinidis began his association with Bajrang Punia. In these eight months, it is visible for anyone paying the slightest bit of attention that the young Indian wrestler, recently being...

Vinesh Phogat injured ahead of World Championships, to miss tournament

In a massive, massive blow to India's chances at the Wrestling World Championships, Vinesh Phogat has been ruled out from participating in the elite event after an elbow injury sustained during training. Vinesh Phogat has been on a fantastic...

Deepak Punia with a chance for Gold at Junior World Wrestling C’ship

In a very rare occurence, India's Greco Roman wrestlers have bagged multiple medals at the Junior World Championships thus insinuating a change in the general direction of medal sources. Naveen Sihag settled for silver in the 57kg after losing the...

No athlete wants to risk delay for the Khel Ratna when they deserve it: Bajrang Punia

Being snubbed for the Khel Ratna has not gone down too well with Bajrang Punia. The grappler is of the opinion that his medals and achievements are worthy of the most prestigious sporting honour. Punia has come down to...

World Junior Wrestling Championship begins in Slovakia

A 30-member team will be representing India in the World Junior Wrestling Championships beginning in Slovakia today. The hype around this tournament includes the hope that someone from the Indian contingent will finally be able to break the 17-year...