Like the many other Indians, many Indian sports stars came out to support Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s appeal by lighting up diyas, candles etc. at 9 PM for nine minutes on Sunday (5th April). At present, the world has been badly affected
New Delhi, Oct 8: A strong 30-member team led by Olympic medallist Sakshi Malik and Asian Games gold medallist Bajrang Punia will represent India at the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) to be held in Budapest, Hungary from October 20 to 28. The
Jakarta, Aug 20: Vinesh Phogat exacted sweet revenge on Yanan Sun on her way to the final of 50kg category but Sakshi Malik paid the price for being over-defensive in the 62kg wrestling at the Asian Games today. Olympic medallist Sakshi was left
Jakarta, Aug 18: Rising star Bajrang Punia and confidence-personified Vinesh Phogat will lead the Indian charge on the wrestling mat even as double Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar has a point to prove when the freestyle competition at the Asian Games begins here tomorrow.
New Delhi, Aug 9: Under the scanner for her below-par performance in the run-up to the Asian Games, Olympic medallist Sakshi Malik is feeling the heat but insists that athletes always aim for medals so that fingers are not pointed at them.
Lucknow, June 11: Star wrestlers Sakshi Malik and Vinesh Phogat will spearhead the Indian women’s squad at the Asian Games to be held in Jakarta later this year. Sakshi, a bronze medallist from the 2016 Olympic Games, will represent India in the 50
New Delhi, Jan10: The Pro Wrestling League (PWL) got off to a sensational start with Mumbai Maharathi besting Delhi Sultans 5-2 on the opening night at the Siri Fort Sports Complex here on Tuesday. Rio Olympic Games bronze medallist wrestler Sakshi Malik, played
Lucknow, Dec 31: Olympic bronze medallist Sakshi Malik on Saturday secured a spot in the Indian women’s wrestling squad for next year’s Commonwealth Games and Asian Championships here while ‘Dangal’ star Geeta Phogat missed out. Sakshi booked her place in the 62 kg
A controversy erupted during the national championship last week in Indore when Sushil Kumar won the gold medal after he got three walkovers from his opponents. The three wrestlers namely Praveen, Sachin Rathi and Parveen Rana gave him walkovers as a mark
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Rio Olympic bronze medallist Sakshi Malik settled for the silver losing to Risako Kawai of Japan in the women’s 60kg category, while Vinesh Phogat (55kg) also fell short in the final at the Asian Wrestling Championships here