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Sakshi Malik

Freak Injury Forces Sonam Malik To Pull Out Of Rome Event; Deepak, Ravi Dahiya Also Out

Mar 03, 2021 PTI

Sonam, who had booked her seat in the Indian team in the 62kg after defeating Sakshi in the trials, got injured while training last week.

Young Sonam Beats Olympic Medallist Sakshi Malik Again, This Time To Win Gold At Senior Wrestling Nationals

Jan 30, 2021 PTI

Sonam Malik displayed great determination to outwit Sakshi Malik, representing Railways, in the 62kg weight category. It was Sakshi's third loss to Sonam

Wrestler Sakshi Malik Disappointed Over Not Given Arjuna Award, Draws PM Narendra Modi's Attention

Sakshi Malik, already a recipient of Khel Ratna - country's highest sporting honour - had applied for Arjuna but her case was rejected by the Sports Ministry

Haryana Minister Anil Vij Rejects Sakshi Malik's Claim That State Govt Gave Her No Job

Aug 21, 2020 PTI

Rejecting Sakshi Malik's claim, Anil Vij said that Haryana government "offered her a job, but she refused it saying she has got a promotion in Railways and will work there"

Vinesh Phogat To Be Nominated For Khel Ratna, Sakshi Malik Applies For Arjuna

Vinesh Phogat, who is the lone woman wrestler to have qualified for the now-postponed Tokyo Olympics, had missed out on Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna last year with fellow grappler Bajrang Punia getting the prestigious award

26 February, 2020

Sonam Malik Downs Sakshi Again, This Time By Fall, Makes Cut For Tokyo Olympics Qualifiers


Asked to re-appear in trials after a not-so-strong performance at the Rome Ranking series event and the recently-concluded Asian Championships, the 18-year-old Sonam tore apart the challenge of established seniors, including Sakshi, in the 62kg competition

04 January, 2020

World Cadet Champion Sonam Shocks Olympic Medallist Sakshi Malik In Wrestling Trials


The winners will compete at the first ranking series of the event in Rome (January 15-18) followed by Asian Championships in New Delhi (February 18-23)

04 October, 2019

Government Withdraws Financial Support To Rio Medalist Sakshi Malik, Includes Wrestler Ravi Dahiya

Outlook Web Bureau

Sakshi Malik, who became the first Indian women wrestler to win an Olympics medal at 2016 Rio Games, has fallen out of the favour and lost TOPS support, while Ravi Dahiya has been rewarded for earning a Tokyo Olympics quota

19 August, 2019

Blame It On Rakhi! Olympic Medallist Sakshi Malik Leaves National Wrestling Camp Without Permission


It had emerged on Saturday that 25 of the 45 wrestlers, including Rio Olympics medallist Sakshi Malik, in the national camp were barred by the WFI

30 July, 2019

Wrestler Sakshi Malik Supports Indian Shooters, But Against Boycotting 2022 Commonwealth Games


The Indian Olympic Association last week sought the government's approval to boycott the 2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games for dropping shooting from the roster

28 July, 2019

Sarita Mor Shocks Pooja Dhanda; Easy Win For Vinesh Phogat In World Wrestling Championship Trials

Outlook Web Bureau

With only three wrestlers competing in the 53kg, Vinesh Phogat had to wrestle with just one rival while in the 62kg, Rio Olympics bronze medallist Sakshi needed two quick bouts to qualify for World Wrestling Championships

02 March, 2019

Pooja Dhanda Wins Gold, Sakshi Malik Settles For Silver In Bulgaria

Dhanda finished undefeated in the round-robin format of the competition which included a win over her compatriot Sarita Mor, while Malik lost to Henna Johansson of Sweden in the 65kg final

30 November, 2018

Indian Wrestling Rolls Out Revolutionary Contracts System; Bajrang Punia, Vinesh Phogat In Grade A

Outlook Web Bureau

Wrestling, besides shooting, is one of the sports which has given India medals in international events consistently.

09 October, 2018

30-Member Indian Team Leaves For World Wrestling Championships

Outlook Web Bureau

The team, led by Olympic medallist Sakshi Malik and Asian Games gold medallist Bajrang Punia, will have a pre-tournament conditioning camp ahead of the main event.

03 March, 2018

Navjot Kaur Scripts History, Becomes First Indian Woman Wrestler To Win Gold In Senior Asian Championships

Outlook Web Bureau

Rio Olympics bronze medallist Sakshi Malik won a bronze in the 62kg freestyle category

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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