Star Indian wrestler Vinesh Phogat underwent a surgery on her right elbow days after pulling out of the World Championship trials.
Vinesh Phogat couldn't make the Indian team after not taking the mat in the second round of the World Wrestling Championship trials even as Sangeeta Phogat made a comeback after three years and sealed her spot.
The Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) has forgiven Vinesh Phogat for her behaviour at the Tokyo Olympics and has said that the grappler is welcome to give selection trials.
Vinesh Phogat, who had a disappointing Tokyo Olympics, has been suspended by WFI. She replied to the notice on Friday.
India's Vinesh Phogat is not sure when, if at all, she would return to the wrestling mat as she struggles to cope with the disappointment of her Tokyo Olympics campaign.
Tokyo Olympics: Indian wrestler Vinesh Phogat was "temporarily suspended" by the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) for indiscipline.
Tokyo Olympics: Star Indian wrestler Vinesh Phogat exited from the quarterfinals stage at the Tokyo Games, losing at the hands of Belarus' Vanesa Kaladzinskaya on Thursday.
Tokyo Olympics Highlights: Ravi Dahiya won a silver medal for India in the men's wrestling freestyle 57kg category. Meanwhile, the men's hockey team won bronze to end their 41-year medal wait at the Olympics.
Tokyo Games: Wrestler Vinesh Phogat is seen as a gold medal contender in the 53kg women's freestyle category and is the top seed.
Tokyo Olympics: Wrestler Vinesh Phogat tweeted Thursday and reiterated her request for allowing a physiotherapist to travel with the women's team to Tokyo.