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Bajrang Punia splits with coach Shako Bentinidis

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Star Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia has decided to split with Georgian coach Shako Bentinidis and may hire Beijing Olympics bronze medallist Andriy Stadnik if talks with the Ukranian succeed.Under the guidance of Bentinidis, the 27-year-old Bajrang won an Olympic...

National Wrestling Championship: Pritam emerges surprise champion in 74kg competition

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Railways' Pritam emerged a surprise champion in the highly-competitive 74kg category ahead of talented junior Yash while Narsingh Pancham Yadav also put up a spirited show to win bronze at the National Wrestling Championship on Saturday.While Narsingh has made...

WFI policy change: Olympic quota winners may have to appear in trials, multi-teams not...

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In a major policy change, the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) on Friday decided that if it deems required, then it will ask the quota winning wrestlers to appear in trials before finalising the Indian team for next Olympics,...

Sarita stamps authority, youngsters make mark at Senior Wrestling Nationals

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A tactically superior Sarita Mor bagged the 59kg title with a commanding victory over comeback-girl Geeta Phogat on a day when established names such as Divya Kakran and Sakshi Malik bowed out at the National Wrestling Championship on Friday....

WFI allows JSW to sign Indian wrestlers

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The Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) has reached an amicable agreement with private sports NGO JSW, which can now enter into contracts with the wrestlers but as part of a tripartite arrangement, with the WFI also a part of...

National Wrestling C’Ships: Perfect ending for Nishaas she emerges 65kg champion after ‘murder story’

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It was a "perfect and happy ending" for Nisha Dahiya as she emerged national champion in the women's 65kg category a day after her dramatic "murder story" turned out to be a case of mistaken identity.    The title clash...

Geeta Phogat: It’s time to prove myself yet again

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Ready to take the mat after a three-year break, wrestler Geeta Phogat is not short on inspiration and motivation but a tad nervous about how her second innings will pan out.Set to turn 33 next month, and after giving...

Star wrestler Vinesh Phogat undergoes elbow surgery

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Star Indian wrestler Vinesh Phogat on Wednesday underwent a surgery on her right elbow, days after pulling out of the World Championship trials here.The 27-year-old reigning Asian champion had pulled out of the World Championship trials here on August...

Wrestling Federation of India introduces new regulations for coaches

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In order to bring discipline among the coaches at different National level championships, the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) has introduced some new regulations.As per a WFI circular issued on Thursday, the coaches will need to share their name,...

Phogat sisters in focus as National Wrestling championship set to begin in Gonda

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A blockbuster clash between comeback girl Geeta Phogat and world championship bronze medallist Sarita Mor is keenly anticipated, while Narsingh Pancham Yadav and Gourav Balian will also be eager to prove themselves when the National Wrestling Championships begin here...

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How P. Harikrishna survived COVID-19 in Switzerland

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 Talking over phone from Prague, Pendyala Harikrishna sounded cheerful on Thursday evening. He had reasons to be happy; he finally was able to play...

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