Wrestler Narsingh Yadav clears COVID-19 test, set for World Cup in Serbia
Making a comeback to competitive wrestling after serving a four-year doping ban, Narsingh had replaced Jitender Kinha in the 74kg in the Indian squad but was rendered doubtful for the competition after testing positive for the virus.
Top woman wrestler Vinesh Phogat recovers from Covid-19, tests negative twice
Phogat could not receive her 'Khel Ratna' as she tested positiv...
Sports Minister announces massive hike in prize money of National Sports Awards
Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju on Saturday officially announced a massive hike in the prize money in four of the seven categories of the National Sports and Adventure Awards, which were given away in a virtual ceremony this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Rohit Sharma, Vinesh Phogat, Manika Batra, Mariappan Thangavelu up for Khel Ratna
The 33-year-old Rohit will only be the fourth cricketer after Sachin Tendulkar, just-retired Mahendra Singh Dhoni and current skipper Virat Kohli to be conferred with the Khel Ratna.
Manu Bhaker, Vinesh Phogat & Deepika Kumari: Celebrating India’s Women Who Have Booked Olympic Berths
Inspired at home: Vinesh Phogat credits cousins Geeta and Babita for breaking stereotypes, giving women wrestlers confidence
The 25-year-old is gearing up for the Tokyo Olympics.
Wrestling ranking: Deepak Punia is new no.1, Bajrang loses top rank
Competing in his maiden senior World Championship, Deepak settled for a silver after an ankle injury forced him to pull out of the final against Iranian great Hasan Yazdani.
Tokyo via Nur-Sultan
Vinesh Phogat becomes first Indian wrestler to secure 2020 Olympics quota, also wins bronze — her maiden medal at the Worlds
'Unorthodox' Vinesh Phogat a puzzle for even world class wrestlers
The 25-year-old Indian on Wednesday pinned two-time medallist Maria Prevolaraki to win bronze in the 53kg.
Vinesh Phogat qualifies for 2020 Olympics
Vinesh will wrestle in the bronze-medal bout against Maria Prevolaraki of Greece later on Wednesday.
Vinesh Phogat qualifies for Olympics 2020, in wrestling 53kg category
Vinesh Phogat became the first Indian wrestler to qualify for the Tokyo Olympics after holding off world number one Sarah Ann Hildebrandt wi...
Ticket to Tokyo
Indian wrestlers (freestyle) start World Championships campaign today as they aim to secure an early qualification for 2020 Olympics