Hossein Karimi
Press Trust of India

Hossein Karimi's Contract Terminated By Wrestling Federation Of India

Another major concern for WFI was Hossein Karimi's lack of camaraderie even with his wards.

World Wrestling Rankings: Deepak Punia New No. 1 In 86kg, Bajrang Punia Loses Top Spot In 65kg Category
Written By Abhimanyu Bose

World Wrestling Rankings: Deepak Punia New No. 1 In 86kg, Bajrang Punia Loses Top Spot In 65kg Category

Deepak Punia came back from the World Wrestling Championships with a silver medal, which boosted his rankings at world level and put him on top of the 86kg class.

Bajrang Punia Advocates For Wrestling To Be Made The National Sport
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Bajrang Punia Advocates For Wrestling To Be Made The National Sport

Bajrang Punia, speaking at a felicitation function, advocated that Wrestling should be made country's national sports as Indian wrestlers have been performing well at World events for quite some time.

Deepak Punia Reveals He Secured Olympics Quota While Battling Injury
Indo-Asian News Service

Deepak Punia Reveals He Secured Olympics Quota While Battling Injury

Deepak Punia revealed that he sustained injury in the first bout and battled it throughout the tournament to win silver at World Wrestling Championships and secure Olympics quota.

Vinesh Phogat Aims To Complete Her Bout In Tokyo Olympics
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Vinesh Phogat Aims To Complete Her Bout In Tokyo Olympics

Vinesh Phogat says she has unfinished business to attend to in 2020 Tokyo.

World Wrestling Championships: Rahul Aware Beats Tyler Graff Of USA To Win Bronze In Men

World Wrestling Championships: Rahul Aware Beats Tyler Graff Of USA To Win Bronze In Men's 61kg Category

After Rahul's bronze medal, India's tally at World Wrestling Championships has now gone to five, country's best performance in the tournament.

Deepak Punia Sets Sight On Olympics Gold, Says Want To Train Abroad
Indo-Asian News Service

Deepak Punia Sets Sight On Olympics Gold, Says Want To Train Abroad

Deepak Punia claimed World Wrestling Championships silver after he pulled out from his final bout due to injury to his leg and eye.

Heartbreak For Deepak Punia As Injury Ends Bid For World Championships Gold
Edited By Abhimanyu Bose

Heartbreak For Deepak Punia As Injury Ends Bid For World Championships Gold

"The left foot is not taking the load. It's difficult to fight in this condition. I know it was a big chance to fight against Yazdani but I can't help it," Deepak Punia said

Deepak Punia Marches Into World Wrestling Championships Final, Assures India Of A Medal
Santosh Rao

Deepak Punia Marches Into World Wrestling Championships Final, Assures India Of A Medal

Deepak Punia secured a medal for India after reaching the final of the 86kg category at the World Wrestling Championships.

Deepak Punia Becomes 4th Indian Wrestler To Bag Tokyo 2020 Olympics Quota
Ajay Pal Singh

Deepak Punia Becomes 4th Indian Wrestler To Bag Tokyo 2020 Olympics Quota

Deepak Punia became the fourth Indian wrestler to book a place in the Tokyo Olympics 2020 after storming into the semi-final of World Wrestling Championships.

Bajrang Punia Says World Wrestling Championship Bronze Motivation For Upcoming Challenges
Indo-Asian News Service

Bajrang Punia Says World Wrestling Championship Bronze Motivation For Upcoming Challenges

Bajrang Punia said that the World Wrestling Championships will work as motivation for him in future competitions.

World Wrestling Championships: Bajrang Punia, Ravi Dahiya Win Bronze For India

World Wrestling Championships: Bajrang Punia, Ravi Dahiya Win Bronze For India

Bajrang Punia and Ravi Dahiya win bronze for India in the World Wrestling Championships.

Sushil Kumar
Press Trust of India

Sushil Kumar's Return To World Wrestling Championships Ends In Defeat

Sushil Kumar lost his opening round bout to Azerbaijan's Khadzhimurad Gadzhiyev at the World Wrestling Championships on Friday.

Virat Kohli Praises Vinesh Phogat
Prakash Rai

Virat Kohli Praises Vinesh Phogat's World Wrestling Championships Medal Winning Performance

Virat Kohli took to Twitter to congratulate Vinesh Phogat on her fine achievement as she became the first Indian wrestler to seal a 2020 Olympics berth.

World Wrestling Championships: Bajrang Punia, Ravi Dahiya Lose In World Championships Semi-Finals, Grab Olympic Quotas

World Wrestling Championships: Bajrang Punia, Ravi Dahiya Lose In World Championships Semi-Finals, Grab Olympic Quotas

Bajrang Punia and Ravi Dahiya entered the World Wrestling Championships semi-finals and became the second and third Indian wrestlers, after Vinesh Phogat, to claim quotas for the Tokyo Olympics 2020.

World Wrestling Championships: Vinesh Phogat Wants To Convert Her Bronze Into Gold

World Wrestling Championships: Vinesh Phogat Wants To Convert Her Bronze Into Gold

Vinesh Phogat defeated Greece's Maria Prevolaraki to win the bronze medal match in the World Wrestling Championships on Wednesday. She had already qualified for the Tokyo Olympics after her win against Sarah Ann Hildebrandt in the second repechage bout.

World Wrestling Championships: Vinesh Phogat Wins Bronze After Olympics Qualification
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World Wrestling Championships: Vinesh Phogat Wins Bronze After Olympics Qualification

The World Wrestling Championships saw Vinesh Phogat qualify for the Tokyo Olympics in 2020 and won a bronze medal in the 53 kg category.

Vinesh Phogat Still In Contention For Bronze As Japan

Vinesh Phogat Still In Contention For Bronze As Japan's Mayu Mukaida Reaches World Wrestling Championships Final

Vinesh Phogat went down to reigning world champion Mayu Mukaida of Japan but is still in contention for a repechage round bronze medal.

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