Arjuna Award Nominations 2015

A public recognition of outstanding endeavours on the Indian sporting map – this is why the Arjuna Awards are so important. This year, 17 sportspersons from athletics to hockey to cricket have been nominated for the prestigious award. Sports Rediscovered takes a look at the recommendations, and why they make deserving candidates. 1. Sandeep Kumar (Archery)

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Indian Women Wrestling Team Bags Silver

The Indian women’s wrestling team, led by Commonwealth Games gold medalist Vinesh Phogat , put up a top-notch performance at the Kazakhstan President’s Cup held in Astana, Kazakhstan which was held between 24th and 26th July. They finished 2nd overall to bag the silver medal as hosts Kazakhstan-1 finished with top honours. The male wrestlers

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Pro Wrestling League To Kick Off In November

After the success of various sports leagues, India is all set to witness the launch of another one in the form of Pro Wrestling League. Pro Wrestling League Aiming High The inaugural edition of the Pro Wrestling League will be held between November 8 and 29 this year. The league will feature the likes of

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Indian Star-Power At Pro Wrestling League

Following the unprecedented success of cricket, hockey, football and kabaddi leagues in India, wrestling too will look to build on the immense success of Indian professional leagues this year. The inaugural edition of the Pro Wrestling League (PWL) will consist of six teams with eleven players each, six Indian and five foreigners per team making

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India’s Olympic Qualifiers: Wrestling

India have already begun their journey at the Olympic qualifiers with representations in athletics, men’s hockey and shooting. In this series of write-ups, Sports Rediscovered will bring to you one sport each week and its players’ path for the Rio Olympics 2016. Indian wrestlers have a good chance in the Olympic Qualifiers for the Rio

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Geeta Phogat Leads World Wrestling Championships Squad

Wrestling Federation of India’s selection committee have selected an eight-member women’s team to represent the country at the Senior World Wrestling Championship to be held in Las Vegas



Yogeshwar Dutt, Narsingh Yadav Enter World Championships

Indian wrestlers Yogeshwar Dutt and Narsingh Yadav have moved a step closer to the 2016 Rio Olympics. The grapplers qualified for the World Wrestling Championships which are to be held in Las Vegas in September. They grabbed the number one spot in their respective categories at the selection trials held in Delhi. 2008 Olympics silver

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Asian Cadet Wrestling: India Finish Second In Free Style

India ended their Asian Cadet Wrestling Championship campaign on a high after securing second place in the Free style. The Indian wrestlers won four medals on the last day. Four Medals for India on last day of Asian Cadet Wrestling The Championship was held at the KD Jadhav wrestling stadium in Delhi. India had a

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Indians Impress At Asian Cadet Wrestling Championship

Indian Cadet Wrestlers put up a good show at the Asian Cadet Wrestling Championship held in New Delhi. Suraj Rajkumar and Naveen picked up gold medals in their respective categories to improve India’s medal tally. A Solid Start for India Day one of the Asian Cadet Wrestling saw India pick up five medals. Gold medals

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Yogeshwar Dutt Emerges Il Vittorioso In Italy

One man is set on a mission to unfurl the Indian flag on top, wherever he may go. Last year, he triumphed in the Commonwealth nations and became the champion of Asia. This year he has made Italy a part of his legacy. Yogeshwar Dutt won his latest gold at the International Wrestling Tournament in

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