The Delhi police on Monday issued a 'Look-out Circular' (LoC) against two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar, who is untraceable since the brawl that led to the death of a young wrestler outside Chhatrasal stadium.
Wrestling World Olympic Qualifying Tournament: The competition will be held in Bulgaria from May 6-9, and Sushil Kumar has been excluded from the Indian team. The team was picked by the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) after a meeting of its selection committee.
National champion Sandeep Singh Mann (74kg) failed to qualify for the Olympic Games at the Asian Qualifiers in Almaty, Kazakhstan on Sunday, keeping veteran Sushil Kumar's Tokyo hopes alive in the weight category.
Sushil Kumar informed the Wrestling Federation of India that he will not be participating in the trials as he is not feeling fully fit for it.
Sushil Kumar on Thursday indicated that the selection committee runs the risk of lowering the dignity of the annual national sports awards by making too many recommendations.
Vinesh Phogat has announced that she will not be travelling to Lucknow for the national camp due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Sushil Kumar allayed any retirement talks and said the Olympics getting delayed by a year only gives him more time to prepare.
Jitender Kumar needs to win a medal to shut out celebrated Sushil Kumar's shot at the Olympic qualification.
Sushil Kumar had requested for the trials in his category to be postponed from Friday citing a hand injury.
Sushil Kumar has joined Yogeshwar Dutt in taking exception to a wrestler being portrayed as a child molester in the movie Commando 3.
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.
Sushil Kumar lost his opening round bout to Azerbaijan's Khadzhimurad Gadzhiyev at the World Wrestling Championships on Friday.
Yogeshwar Dutt thinks that Sushil Kumar's vast experience will be his forte.
The Championships is offering six Olympic quotas in six categories in all three styles.
Sushil Kumar sealed his berth by pipping a spirited Jitender Kumar 4-2 in a bitterly-fought 74 kg final in New Delhi.
The announcement to upgrade their contracts was made by WFI President Brijbhushan Sharan Singh.
Amit Dhankar expressed his hope to seal the 74kg berth at the World Championship.