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Shadow Looms Over Sushil's Comeback

NEWDELHI: If the Wrestling Federation of India has its way, multiple Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar may not figure in this year's Games in Rio. Though he is keen on participating, WFI may not agree to hold separate trials for him. Narsingh Yadav ... New Indian Express, 18 hours ago
DNA India

Four talented Indian wrestlers handed ban, Rio Olympic dreams over

Wrestling Federation of India on Friday issued show cause notice to four wrestlers including the two Phogat sisters Babita Kumari and Geeta and handed them temporary suspension for showing indiscipline, bringing their dreams of qualifying for Rio ...
 DNA India1 day ago 4 wrestlers handed temporary suspension, Rio Olympic dreams over  News on Air1 day ago Wrestling: Four handed temporary bans, Rio dreams over  Asian Age1 day ago Suspension dashes Olympic dreams of Babita and Geeta  Manorama Online2 days ago

Surprised I'm projected as villain, was saving myself for last chance at Istanbul: Geeta Phogat on Olympics disqualification

Geeta and Babita Phogat, India's top woman wrestlers have been disqualified from the 2016 Rio Olympics to be held in Rio de Janerio after theyforfeited their repechage bouts under "injury default" during the recently-concluded Olympic Qualifying ...
 Firstpost.com1 day ago Geeta and Babita's Rio Olympics dreams over  Yahoo! India1 day ago Olympic dream comes to an abrupt end for Phogat sisters  DNA India2 days ago

24-member team for Asian Junior Wrestling

The Wrestling Federation of India Selection Committee had chosen a 24-member team for participation in the 2016 Junior Asian Freestyle, Greco Roman Style and Female Wrestling Championship to be held Manila [Philippines] from May 31 to June 5. The ...
 NetIndia123.com2 days ago Wrestling team picked for Junior Asian Championship  Press Trust of India2 days ago Sports News in 2016  AndhraNews.net1 month ago

Financial assistance to Wrestling Federation of India from National Sports Development Fund under TOP Scheme for a special training camp in Georgia for the Wrestlers qualified for Olympics 2016, along with sparring partners and support persons

g partners and support persons and to convey the approval of the competent authority for financial assistance to the following Wrestlers, Sparring partners and Officials: A. Wrestlers S No Name of the Wrestler Category 1 Shri Yogeshwar Dutt 65 Kg/Free Style 2 ...
 PIB2 weeks ago
Hindustan Times

Wrestling body at odds with PWL organisers over non-payment of dues

The Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) has written to the organisers of Pro-Wrestling League (PWL) over the non-payment of dues. In a letter dated March 29, 2016, WFI president Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh has asked Kartikeya Sharma, CMD of ...
 Hindustan Times3 weeks ago

Singh elected as President of South Asian Wrestling Federation

Sharan, who is the President of Wrestling Federation of India (WFI), was unanimously elected for the top position in South Asian Wrestling Federation on February 5, on the sidelines of the 12th SA Games. Tabiur Rehman from Bangladesh was elected as the ...
 Business Standard2 months ago CP Singh elected state wrestling association prez  HT Syndication1 month ago Brijbhushan appointed South Asian Wrestling Federation president  Business Standard2 months ago
Pune Mirror

Sandeep Tomar secures Olympic quota pla... Sandeep Tomar secures Olympic quota place

When the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) decided to field Sandeep Tomar instead of national champion Rahul Aware in the 1st World Olympic Qualifying tournament in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, for the 57 kg category, it created a controversy with the ...
 Pune Mirror5 days ago Tomar Punches Olympic Ticket  New Indian Express6 days ago
Times of India

Overweight Vinesh ruled out of Olympic qualifier

WITH just a few months left for the Rio Olympics, any mistake by Indian wrestlers, who are yet to qualify for the mega event, can be costly. Not only the grappler, but the coaches will have to face the heat as well. In an embarrassment for the ...
 Yahoo! India1 week ago Vinesh Instructed to Weight for Olympic Qualifying Shot  New Indian Express1 week ago Embarrassment for India as overweight Vinesh Phogat disqualified from World Olympic Qualifying event  ZeeNews.com1 week ago Overweight wrestler Vinesh Phogat chucked out from Olympic qualifying event  Times of India1 week ago

Phogat sisters among 4 Indian wrestlers banned for indiscipline

At the recently-concluded first World qualification tournament in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, Babita forfeited her repechage bout in the women's 53kg, while Geeta pulled out of the 58kg category citing injury. Sumit had a chance to book an Olympic berth had he won his repechage round followed by two more bouts, but the heavyweight grappler did not turn up for his repechage bout in 125kg freestyle citing injury. IMAGE: India’s Babita Kumari celebrates winning the gold medal in the women's 55kg ...
 Rediff.com2 days ago Wrestlers face action for forfeiting bouts at Rio Olympics qualifier  Hindustan Times4 days ago Asian Olympic qualifying tournament on wrestling  Kazakh TV1 month ago
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