Sports  /  Published 03.06.20

WWE’s World Champion Drew McIntyre on winning

In an industry where second chances are rarer than a hen’s tooth and longevity is a continuous struggle, Andrew McLean Galloway IV, popularly known as Drew McIntyre, has certainly proved himself as ...
By Ravjit Singh in

Sports  /  Published 11.04.20

Sushil Kumar not keen to grapple with past

Two-time Olympic champion Sushil Kumar says he has moved on from the Narsing Yadav controversy that had rocked Indian wrestling four years ago in the build-up to the Rio Olympics. In July 2016, just b...
By Angshuman Roy in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 01.04.20

Jos Buttler gesture

England batsman Jos Buttler is auctioning the shirt he wore during their World Cup-winning final last year, to raise funds for hospitals battling the Covid-19 pandemic. In a video message posted on Tw...
By Agencies in London

Sports  /  Published 23.03.20

Dead man walking

As The Undertaker turns 55, a lifelong fan of the Phenom describes what made the wrestler’s gimmick the crowning achievement of in-ring storytelling, until it was allowed to capitulate.I was scared ...
By Priyam Marik in

World  /  Published 29.02.20

Bishkek withdraws as host of Olympic Qualifiers

Kyrgyzstan's capital Bishkek has pulled out as host for next month's Asian Olympic wrestling qualifying event as part of preventive measures against the spread of the deadly coronavirus. The March 27-...
By PTI in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 27.02.20

Sunil’s fight to fulfil father’s dream

February 18 was a red-letter day for wrestler Sunil Kumar. In New Delhi that day Sunil ended the country’s 27-year long wait for a gold medal in Greco Roman wrestling (which differs from freestyle i...
By Madhumita Ganguly in Calcutta

India  /  Published 25.02.20

India: In pictures

By AP, PTI in

Sports  /  Published 21.02.20

Sakshi claims silver medal

Sakshi Malik claimed a silver while Vinesh Phogat earned a bronze, as Indian women registered their best-ever performance at the Asian Wrestling Championship returning with eight medals here on Friday...
By PTI in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 19.02.20

India win 3 bronze

Ashu, Aditya Kundu and Hardeep won a bronze medal each in their respective weight categories, as Indian wrestlers bagged five medals in Greco-Roman events of the Asian Wrestling Championships here on ...
By Agencies in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 18.02.20

Sunil grabs Asian gold

Sunil Kumar on Tuesday overpowered Azat Salidinov of Kyrgyzstan 5-0 in the 87kg summit bout to win India’s first Greco-Roman gold medal in Asian Wrestling Championships in 27 years. Entering the gol...
By PTI in New Delhi


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