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: Yogeshwar Dutt

In this week’s edition of Combat Sportsperson, we look at Olympic bronze medallist Yogeshwar Dutt. He has recently said that Rio is likely to be his last Olympics and he would certainly want to make it big for his farewell at the Olympics next year. Let us look at the glorious career of the wrestler

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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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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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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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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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Bajrang Punia Bag Gold At Dave Schultz Memorial Meet

Bajrang Punia,winner of the 2014 Commonwealth and Asian Games silver medals, added another feather in his cap on Friday. The 20-year-old won the gold in men’s 61kg Freestyle category at the prestigious Dave Schultz Memorial International Wrestling Championship held at Colorado Springs, USA. Bajrang beats Flegontov for the gold Bajrang overcame Russian Vladimir Flegontov 12-3

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