Sakshi Malik is another strong wrestler from the roots of Haryana and in the Indian team. She adds to the undisputed dominance of the Indian state of Haryana in the sports of wrestling. Born on the 3rd September 1992, Saskshi took up wrestling at an early age. Living the dream Sakshi came to the International
The Indian wrestlers witnessed a bad day unfold at the Asian Wrestling Championship in Doha, today, as none of them managed to make it to the medal fights. Greco-Roman in Asian Wrestling Championship The Greco-Roman category took centre stage in the Asian Wrestling Championship and India had its representatives in almost all the weight divisions.
India’s medal tally in the Asian Wrestling Championship at Doha saw two more additions yesterday, thanks to Sakshi Malik and Lalita Sherawat. Five medals so far in the Asian Wrestling Championship Sakshi Malik, who competed in the 60kg freestyle category for women, clinched a bronze in the event while Lalita Sherawat earned a bronze in the
Another great day for India unfolded at the Asian Wrestling Championship as Narsingh Pancham Yadav snatched bronze in the Men’s 74kg category. Third Medal for India in Asian Wrestling Championship Narsingh’s bronze in the Men’s 74kg category is the third medal for India in the Asian Wrestling Championship, after Geeta Phogat’s bronze and Vinesh Phogat’s
Just a day after Geeta Phogat won Bronze in the Asian Wrestling Championship, her cousin Vinesh Phogat has added a silver medal to India’s tally in the tournament. A great outing for Vinesh Phogat Vinesh wrestled in the 48 kg category for women and had no troubles in the qualifiers. Her first win in the
After an impressive showing in the pool matches, India’s Geeta Phogat went on to win the Bronze medal in the 58kg category of the Asian Wrestling Championship held in Doha. Victory by fall for Geeta Phogat The Indian, who had earlier lost out to Kaori Icho of Japan in the pool ¼ final came back
The Asian Wrestling Championship kicked off today at Doha and though most of the Indian wrestlers found it hard to stand out, Geeta Phogat managed to impress. Good Start to the Asian Wrestling Championship Geeta Phogat, who wrestled in the 58kg category, lived up to expectations by winning the first match against Salomat Kuchimova of