Category Archives: Wrestling

Indian wrestlers aim for more medals at 2022 CW games

New Delhi, 30 June 2022: With the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games just under a month away, veteran Indian wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt feels that the Indian wrestling contingent will put up a strong show and has the potential to win medals in all the 12 categories. Indian wrestlers have always been impressive in international events and… Read More »

Delhi grappler Simran wins Youth Olympic Silver

New Delhi, 14 Oct 2018: Indian wrestler Simran won a silver medal in the 43 kg class of the Women’s Freestyle event final after she lost to American Emily Shilson in Buenos Aires on late Saturday night. The Delhi wrestler lost the match 6-11 as strong opponent from the US registered the win by points to… Read More »

30-member Indian wrestling team for Junior Worlds

New Delhi, 14 Sept 2018: A 30-member strong contingent of freestyle and Greco Roman wrestlers, including 10 in the women section will embark on a journey to compete in the Junior World Wrestling Championships, to be held in Slovakia between September 17 and 23. The Junior Championship (U-20) is billed as a major stepping stone for those… Read More »

Punjab Royals defend title as India’s Pooja Dhanda upsets Helen again: Pro-Wrestling League

New Delhi, 26 Jan 2018: India’s Pooja Dhanda stunned World and Olympic Champion Helen Maroulis to fashion Punjab Royals’ stunning victory which got the Pro-Wrestling League Championship for the second year, here on Friday. The 2013 and 2017 Commonwealth champion, Pooja Dhanda, who had beaten Maroulis in the league stage earlier, repeated her feat in the sixth… Read More »

Haryana Hammers take 3-1 lead in semifinals: Pro-Wrestling League

New Delhi, 25 Jan 2018: Reigning World Championship leader Helen Maroulis scored a well-fought victory to put Haryana Hammers in a strong position in the second semifinals of the Pro-Wrestling League here on Wednesday. Helen beat Vanesa Kaldzinskaya 5-4 to give her side a handy 3-1 lead over UP Dangal after four bouts out of nine. Vladimir… Read More »