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newswrestling2 days ago

LIVE - CWG 2022 | Ravi Dahiya and Vinesh Phogat bad gold medals

After a successful day one of wrestling in 2022 Commonwealth Games, where India won three gold medals, it is time to add a few more to the tally. Vinesh Phogat and Ravi Dahiya will settle for nothing less than a gold on the second day of the competition, with the action starting at 3pm IST.
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newswrestling24 days ago

Zouhaier Sghaier 2022 | Gyanender, Sachin Sahrawat and Sunil Kumar win Greco-Roman gold

At the Zouhaier Sghaier Ranking Series 2022 in Tunis, Tunisia, ex-Asian champions Sunil Kumar, Gyanender, and Sachin Sahrawat each won a gold medal in their respective Greco-Roman weight classes. As the two wrestlers listed for these events, Sunil Kumar and Gyanender directly competed in finals.
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newswrestlinga month ago

Vinesh Phogat sustains injury during training, to be ready in time for CWG 2022

After a collision with her partner, Bhavika Patel, during a practice session at the SAI facility in Lucknow on Friday, top wrestler Vinesh Phogat of India sustained an injury. While Vinesh got 10 stitches, Patel got 12, and the former has been advised 10-day bed rest before the CWG begins.
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newswrestlinga month ago

Indian wrestlers not participate in Spanish Grand Prix due to visa delays

Indian wrestlers will no longer compete in Grand Prix of Spain 2022, which is set to take place in Madrid from July 8 to July 10, after skipping the Matteo Pellicone Ranking Series. The squad was eventually withdrawn since certain wrestlers needed to finish necessary paperwork to fly to Birmingham.
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newswrestling2 months ago

Indian wrestlers skip Matteo Pellicone Ranking Series to complete visa formalities for CWG 2022

In a surprise move, the Indian wrestlers have decided not to travel to Rome for the Matteo Pellicone Ranking Series 2022, which starts on Wednesday. The decision comes after the wrestlers had to complete their visa formalities for the Commonwealth Games 2022 in Birmingham, instead.
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newswrestling2 months ago

Top Indian wrestlers train in deplorable conditions at SAI Sonepat centre

Due to the delayed renovation of wrestling facility at the SAI Sonepat, India's finest wrestlers, and trainers are suffering serious health and injury concerns. Nearly 70 wrestlers are sweating profusely in the main hall, which is unfit for training when the temperature in NCR is over 45 degrees.
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newswrestling2 months ago

Neeraj wins Greco Roman bronze in the Bolat Turlykhanov Cup to open India’s account

On the first day of the Bolat Turlykhanov Cup 2022 in Almaty, Kazakhstan, Indian wrestler Neeraj captured the 63kg Greco Roman bronze medal. Neeraj stopped Ahmet Uyar of Turkey to earn India's first medal in the Ranking Series event in Almaty after advancing through the repechage rounds.
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newswrestling3 months ago

CWG 2022 | Ravi Kumar Dahiya and Bajrang Punia get a spot in the Indian wrestling team

Bajrang Punia and Ravi Kumar Dahiya, both Tokyo 2020 medalists, were selected for the wrestling squad for the CWG 2022 after topping their weight divisions in the national selection trials conducted on Tuesday. Punia, an Olympic bronze medalist in the freestyle 65kg division, beat Vishal in final.
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newswrestling3 months ago

Wrestler Satender Malik punches referee during trials, gets lifetime ban by WFI

The Wrestling Federation of India has banned Indian wrestler Satender Malik for life after he punched referee Jagbir Singh inside the KD Jadhav Hall at the IGI Stadium. Malik was banned for life by the WFI after losing the 125kg final during the Commonwealth Games 2022 trials recently.
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newswrestling3 months ago

Sakshi Malik and Vinesh Phogat make it to Commonwealh Games squad

Veteran wrestler Sakshi Malik, a bronze medalist from Rio 2016, and Vinesh Phogat, a Tokyo Olympian, have been named in the Indian women's squad for the Commonwealth Games 2022 after dominating their weight divisions in the national selection trials that happened in Lucknow on Monday.
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