The 29-year-old wrestler said that he has seen a few places in Indore for the proposed academy.
Indore: Two-time Olympic Games medal winner, Sushil Kumar on Sunday said that he is planning to set up a wrestling academy in Indore.
Story first published on: Sunday, 03 February 2013 20:36
"There is no dearth of talent in Madhya Pradesh and I wish to open an academy in Indore to train wrestlers," Sushil, winner of the silver medal at the London Games last year, told reporters.
He said that deliberations are on with the state government on the issue, and he is getting the desired support.
The 29-year-old wrestler said that he has seen a few places in the city for the proposed academy.
He said that presently he is focusing on the World Wrestling Championship, to be held in Hungary in September and added that he would try his best to win another Olympic medal, in Rio in 2016.
Sushil won the silver in 66 kg category in London, four years after clinching a bronze in Beijing.