Tag Archives: Wrestling

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 »

UP Dangal clinch second win in Pro Wrestling League

New Delhi, January 13: Belarus’ Vanesa Kaladzinskaya overcame Nigeria’s Odunayo  Folasade to guide UP Dangal to their second successive victory in the Pro Wrestling League here at the Siri Fort Indoor Stadium on Saturday. Vanesa began slowly, allowing Odunayo of Mumbai Maharathi to steal the early initiative. She, however, came into her own as the… Read More »