Combat Sportsperson Of The Week: Vinesh Phogat

A family sport as some would call it. Vinesh Phogat is the third woman wrestler from the Phogat family. Her family in Haryana is well known for producing some national talents in the world of wrestling. The three sisters took women’s wrestling to a new high in the country and inspired many youngsters. Vinesh the

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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: 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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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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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