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Nisha Dahiya, Presumed Dead A Day Back, Wins Women’s 65kg National Wrestling Gold

Nov 11, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

On Wednesday, Nisha Dahiya and her brother Suraj were mistakenly declared shot dead in Sonepat. Later it was found that the deceased was her namesake and upcoming wrestler.

National Wrestling Championship: Geeta Phogat, Narsingh Pancham Yadav, Gourav Balian In Focus

Nov 10, 2021 PTI

Geeta Phogat is set to make a comeback to competitive wrestling after giving birth to her son, Arjun, in 2018.


Anshu Malik Claims Historic Silver, Sarita Mor Bags Bronze World Wrestling Championships

Anshu Malik became the only fifth Indian woman wrestler to win a world medal and so far the best one.

Wrestling World Championship: Anshu Malik Creates History, Becomes First India Woman To Enter Final

Oct 06, 2021 PTI

Anshu became only the sixth Indian to make the Worlds gold medal match after Bishambar Singh (1967), Sushil Kumar (2010), Amit Dahiya (2013), Bajrang Punia (2018) and Deepak Punia (2019).


Wrestling World Championship: Sarita Mor Stuns Defending Champ Linda Morais To Enter Semis

Sarita will face Bulgarian Bilyana Zhivkova Duodova in the 59kg semis for a place in final. In 57kg, Anshu Malik also made it to last four.

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05 October, 2021

Delhi Court Denies Bail To Olympic Wrestler Sushil Kumar In Murder Case

Outlook Web Desk

Wrestler and Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar had sought relief from the court, claiming police had built a false case against him.


04 October, 2021

Wrestling Worlds: Rohit Reaches Bronze Play-off; Pinki In Semis

PTI

However, Satywart Kadian (97kg) and Sushil (70kg) lost their qualification rounds.


03 October, 2021

Wrestling Worlds: Ravinder In Bronze Medal Play-off, Other Indians Bite Dust

PTI

Ravinder will take on Armenia's Arsen Harutyunyan, the European champion bronze medallist, in the evening session on Sunday (October 3).


02 October, 2021

Wrestling Worlds: Ravinder Loses In Quarterfinals As Indian Grapplers Disappoint In Oslo

PTI

Ravinder, a junior World Championships silver medallist, gave a good account of himself by defeating defending champion Beka Lomtadze in an earlier round.


01 October, 2021

Wrestling Worlds: Indian Youngsters Face Stiff Test; Expectations High From Anshu Malik, Sarita Mor

PTI

The proven performers such as Bajrang Punia, Ravi Dahiya, Vinesh Phogat and Deepak Punia are all missing from the squad either due to injury issues or lack of preparation.


08 September, 2021

Vinesh Phogat Undergoes Elbow Surgery, Promises To 'Rise' Again

PTI

The 27-year-old reigning Asian champion had pulled out of the World Championship trials here on August 31 after competing in her opening bout


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01 September, 2021

Bajrang Punia Backs Vinesh Phogat, Says Wrestlers Need Help To Counter Mental Health Issues

Ashutosh Sharma

Bajrang Punia, who won bronze at Tokyo Olympics, said people around him helped stay positive when the chips were down


31 August, 2021

Vinesh Phogat Out, Sangeeta Punia Makes Team At Senior World Championship Trials

PTI

While Vinesh didn't take mat after first round, Bajrang Punia's wife Sangeeta secured confident wins despite two knee surgeries last year


30 August, 2021

Bajrang Punia Reveals He Carried Two Injuries Into Tokyo Olympics

PTI

Bajrang settled for a bronze medal at Tokyo Olympics after going all out in the third-fourth place play-off


27 August, 2021

Tokyo Olympics Medallist Bajrang Punia Says Sushil Kumar Still The Best Wrestler In India

PTI

Bajrang Punia Punia refrained from commenting on the recent murder case involving Sushil Kumar, for which the wrestler was arrested and chargesheeted by Delhi Police


27 August, 2021

Vinesh Phogat Promises To 'Work Over Her Weaknesses', Says No Time To Grieve

PTI

Vinesh Phogat crashed out of the Tokyo Games in the quarterfinals after a crushing defeat. She said she 'learnt a lot'


26 August, 2021

Uttar Pradesh Government To Sponsor Indian Wrestling Till 2032 Olympics

PTI

Wrestling Federation of India said UP government will be investing around Rs 170 crore in infrastructure and support to the wrestlers


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25 August, 2021

Tokyo Olympic Silver Medallist Ravi Dahiya To Miss Wrestling World Championship

PTI

Ravi Dahiya decision came after the wrestler has been hopping from one state to another for the numerous felicitation functions


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Leader of Opposition in Uttarakhand Assembly Pritam Singh during a protest near the State Secretariat against the Devasthanam Act, in Dehradun.

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Indian Player Mayank Agarwal plays a shot during third day of the first Test cricket match between India and New Zealand, at Green Park stadium in Kanpur.

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MP & Bollywood actor Sunny Deol with his son Karan Deol (L) during Karan's birthday celebrations, at Sunny Super Sound studio in Mumbai.

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Sharad Agarwal, Head, Lamborghini India flags off a convoy of over 50 Lamborghinis as part of the Lamborghini Espierenza Giro India 2021, at Manesar in Gurugram.

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Lok Janshakti Party (Ramvilas) President Chirag Paswan inspects Bapu Auditorium for preparation of his party foundation day function, in Patna.

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