The Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) has called off the national camp for the Tokyo Olympics-bound wrestlers that was to begin in Bahalgarh, Sonepat on Tuesday.
“We had planned a camp in Bahalgarh but since they would not be allowed to train for 14 days due to hard quarantine, we thought it is better they for the time being they train at their respective ‘akhadas‘ and then travel to Poland,” WFI assistant secretary Vinod Tomar told PTI.
“We are also allowing all the wrestlers to travel with one partner of their choice for practice. A few, like Vinesh Phogat, Bajrang Punia, Ravi Dahiya and Deepak Punia, will be accompanied by their personal coaches too,” he added.
The wrestlers will now directly leave for Warsaw at the end of the month. The Poland Open, to be held in the capital city of Warsaw from June…