Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Wrestling

Bajrang, Vinesh in A-grade as Wrestling Federation announces details of central contract system

Keeping performance as the only yardsticks, the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) has graded 24 senior players for the central contracts which came into effect from November 15. The WFI initiative is aided and supported by their commercial partners, Sporty Solutionz. The...

Vinesh Phogat, Sakshi Malik in focus ahead of Wrestling Nationals

With the cream of Indian wrestling in their ranks, defending champions Railways will be the team to beat in the Tata Motors 63rd Men’s National Wrestling and 21st Women’s Senior National Championships, beginning here at the Nandini Nagar Sports...

Wrestler Bajrang Punia climbs to World No 1. in latest rankings

Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia has been on a roll lately and even came close to bagging a historic Gold at the Wrestling World Championships before he fought it out for a silver. Now, the youngster in the 65kg category...

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...