Yogeshwar Dutt To Lead Wrestling Squad In Rio Qualifiers

Wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt is all set to spearhead the Indian contention in the Asian Olympic Qualifiers that will be held at Astana, Kazakhstan. The Qualifiers will take place from March 18th to 20th. The men’s squad, which will be headed by Yogeshwar Dutt, has five freestyle wrestlers and six Greco-Roman wrestlers. Yogeshwar had to overcome

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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: 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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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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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



Asian Wrestling Championship: India Win Two More Medals

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

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Jitu Rai Wins Indian Sports Person of the Year Award

Shooter Jitu Rai, who won seven international medals last year, was felicitated as the Indian Sports person of the Year at an awards ceremony this Thursday. Legendary sprinter, Milkha Singh, popularly known as the ‘Flying Sikh’ was honored with the ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’. Unprecedented Success for Jitu Rai These awards for shooter Jitu Rai and

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