World Wrestling Championship: Geeta Phogat Crashes Out

One of India’s biggest hopes at the World Wrestling Championship, Geeta Phogat crashed out of the championships yesterday. Geeta Phogat, who competed in the 58kg category, was drawn against World Champion Kaori Icho in the first round of qualifying. She had a good start and did not allow Icho to get any clear opening in

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World Wrestling Championship: India Continue To Struggle

The Indian Wrestlers have failed to make a mark in the world wrestling championship as they are yet to win a medal. After the disappointment in the first day, the Indians struggled in the second and third day as well. Ravinder Singh, who competed in the 59kg category of Greco-Roman wrestling, lost to Rovshan Bayramov

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World Wrestling Championship: India Starts Slow

The Indian Wrestlers at the World Wrestling Championship did not have the best of start as three wrestlers failed to progress. The first day of the championship saw the Greco-Roman wrestling. 66kg, 75kg and 98kg categories in action on the opening day. Gurpeet Singh was the representative of India in the 75kg category and he

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World Wrestling Championship: High Hopes For India

The Indian Wrestlers are all set to make their mark at the World Wrestling Championship which will kick off on September 7, 2015 at Las Vegas. India will be participating in the tournament without their ace wrestler Sushil Kumar, but there are other names in the team who could come the spotlight. Yogeshwar Dutt will

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World Wrestling Championship: Memorable Indian Wins

The latest edition of the World Wrestling Championship will witness top wrestlers from all across the world in action. Indian wrestlers are all set to make their mark at the event this year. But before we get immersed into the tournament, here is a look at some of the memorable performances by Indian wrestlers at

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World Cadet Wrestling: Gold For Anil Kumar

Indian wrestler Anil Kumar won the gold medal in the 50 kg freestyle category at the World Cadet Championship, held in Sarajevo, Bosnia. Dominating victory for Anil Kumar Anil’s medal in the championship is India’s second medal so far. Earlier, Ankus had won the silver medal in the 38 kg female category. Anil defeated Iran’s

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Anthony Johnson Talks About UFC 191 And Coming To India

When we talk about knockout artists, and fighters who possess scary knockout power, Anthony Johnson’s name easily makes the cut. Johnson faced Daniel Cormier at UFC 187 for the vacant UFC Light Heavyweight title, and although Anthony started off impressively, knocking Cormier down in the very first round, Cormier came back to dominate the next

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Paige VanZant Talks About UFC 191, Ronda And More

Not too long ago, not many people were convinced about women participating in mixed martial arts. With the growth of the sport, the women weren’t left behind; what is now termed as the women’s revolution began, first with Ronda Rousey in the UFC, who is now one of the biggest stars in the world. There

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Sports Stats Weekly #9: Indian Wrestlers Eye Olympic Glory

Wrestling is one among many of the ancient sports in the world we live in. And India wrestlers have helped created a rich history in the sport, with numerous achievements and records to their name. Now, some of you might find that amusing. So are you ready to get to know more about the achievements

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Indian Wrestling Talent, Ravi Kumar Bags Silver Medal

Indian Wrestling talent Ravi Kumar won a silver medal (55 kg freestyle) at a recently concluded World Junior Wrestling tournament for held in Brazil. Ravi Kumar started off in a spectacular fashion by making a comeback despite trailing by 2-8 to win his opening round match comfortably. He was to repeat the feat by coming

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