Wrestling is a combat sport involving various styles by the two competitors. The player forces his/her opponent to touch the ground with some part of the body other than his feet. Wrestling is conducted in various styles. The sport can either be for entertainment purpose or for genuine competition.
23 Dec 2023Wrestling Federation of India (WFI)
Olympic medal winner Sakshi Malik has announced her retirement from wrestling following the appointment of Sanjay Singh, who won the latest WFI election.
05 Oct 2023Asian Games
The Indian contingent had another eventful day at the 2023 Asian Games. As of October 5, India have bagged 86 medals, comprising 21 gold, 32 silver and 33 bronze.
19 Sep 2023Asian Games
The 19th Asian Games will run between September 23 and October 8 in Hangzhou, the People's Republic of China.
25 Aug 2023Bray Wyatt
World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) star Bray Wyatt passed away on Thursday (August 24).
24 Aug 2023Wrestling Federation of India (WFI)
The Wrestling Federation of India has been suspended by the United World of Wrestling, the apex body of world wrestling.
29 Apr 2023Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh
Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) chief Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh on Saturday reportedly said he would not step down from the post, a day after the police filed two first information reports (FIRs) in connection with allegations of sexual harassment against him.
23 Jan 2023Mary Kom
Boxing legend Mary Kom will lead the sports ministry's oversight committee to manage the day-to-day affairs of the wrestling body.
20 Jan 2023Indian Olympic Association
An urgent meeting of the Indian Olympic Association's (IOA) Executive Council has been called on Friday evening to discuss the letters received from wrestlers Vinesh Phogat, Bajrang Punia, Sakshi Malik, Ravi Dahiya and Deepak Punia.
20 Jan 2023Anurag Thakur
After a meeting with protesting wrestlers on Thursday night, Union Sports Minister Anurag Thakur assured them of strict action if any Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) coach or official is found guilty of sexual harassment.
19 Jan 2023Sexual Harassment
Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP and Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) President, reportedly called Sports Minister Anurag Thakur to clarify the recent sexual harassment allegations made against him and the officials of the federation by national and international wrestlers.
18 Jan 2023Vinesh Phogat
Vinesh Phogat and Sakshi Malik have accused Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) President Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh of sexual harassment.
19 Oct 2022Olympics
India's Sajan Bhanwala won the bronze medal at the Under-23 World Wrestling Championship (77kg event) in Spain on Wednesday.
18 Oct 2022India
The embassy of Spain has declined visas of 21 Indian wrestlers, who were supposed to participate at the Under-23 World Championship in Pontevedra.
12 Oct 2022Sushil Kumar
Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar and 17 others have been slapped with charges relating to murder, attempt to murder, rioting, unlawful assembly, and other sections including criminal conspiracy by a Delhi Court.
19 Sep 2022Bajrang Punia
India's Bajrang Punia clinched a bronze medal in the World Wrestling Championships on Sunday.
15 Sep 2022Vinesh Phogat
Indian wrestler Vinesh Phogat scripted history at the World Wrestling Championships in Belgrade.
01 Sep 2022Bajrang Punia
The Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) has named a solid-looking Indian contingent for the 2022 World Wrestling Championships
20 Aug 2022Vinesh Phogat
On Friday, 18-year-old Antim Panghal etched her name in record books.
08 Aug 2022PV Sindhu
The 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham have finally concluded.
India continued to be excellent in wrestling at the 2022 Commonwealth Games.
Indian ace wrestler Vinesh Phogat won her third successive gold medal at the Commonwealth Games.
Indian wrestler Ravi Kumar Dahiya has bagged the gold medal in men's 57kg freestyle category at the 2022 Commonwealth Games on Saturday.
It was a perfect day for India as they sealed six medals in wrestling at the 2022 Commonwealth Games.
After the success stories of Bajrang Punia and Sakshi Malik, India on Friday claimed a third gold medal in wrestling at the 2022 Commonwealth Games.
Indian wrestler Sakshi Malik has bagged a maiden gold medal at the Commonwealth Games.
The Indian wrestling contingent had a superb day on offer at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham on Friday.
05 Aug 2022Badminton
The 2022 Commonwealth Games is reaching the business end.
17 Aug 2021Sports
Upcoming Indian wrestler Ravinder showed tremendous defense skills to reach the 61kg semifinals of the junior world championship in Russia on Monday even as three of his compatriots bit the dust in the quarterfinals.
07 Aug 2021Olympics
India have secured their sixth medal in the ongoing Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
06 Aug 2021Olympics
Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia has lost the men's freestyle 65kg category at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics after being beaten by Haji Aliyev of Azerbaijan in the semis.
06 Aug 2021Tokyo
Bajrang Punia put his tactical acumen and strength to good use in the second period to pin Iran's Morteza Cheka Ghiasi for a semifinal berth in men's free-style 65kg event which took him closer to an Olympic medal on debut, in Tokyo on Friday.
05 Aug 2021Olympics
Indian wrestler Deepak Punia lost the bronze medal match at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
05 Aug 2021Olympics
Indian Wrestler Ravi Dahiya lost 4-7 to Russia's Zavur Uguev in the gold medal match (57kg) at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
05 Aug 20212020 Tokyo Olympics
India's Ravi Dahiya endured a painful bite on his biceps from Kazakhstan's Nurislam Sanayev during the Tokyo Olympics semifinal but the in-form wrestler is perfectly fine and raring to go for the final, a support staff member of the team assured.
04 Aug 20212020 Tokyo Olympics
Ravi Dahiya on Wednesday became only the second Indian wrestler to qualify for the gold medal clash at the Olympic Games when he sensationally turned around the 57kg semifinal by pinning Kazakhstan's Nurislam Sanayev.
04 Aug 2021Tokyo
Indian wrestlers Ravi Dahiya and Deepak Punia began their Olympics campaigns with technical superiority victories, reaching the men's freestyle 57kg and 86kg quarterfinals respectively with ease, in Tokyo on Wednesday.
03 Aug 2021Delhi Police
Olympic medalist wrestler Sushil Kumar and his associates beat up former junior national wrestling champion Sagar Dhankar and others with sticks, hockey, and baseball bat for 30-40 minutes after bolting the gate of Chhatrasal Stadium from inside, according to the Delhi Police charge sheet in the murder case.
23 Jul 2021Sports
Young wrestlers Tannu and Priya became the latest world champions as India's spectacular run continued at the Cadet World Championship in Budapest on Thursday.
05 Jul 2021World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA)
Wrestler Sumit Malik has decided to challenge the two-year ban imposed on him by the United World Wrestling (UWW) for failing a dope test and seek a lesser punishment so that he can compete in next year's Commonwealth Games (CWG).
16 Jun 2021Delhi Police
The Delhi Police Crime Branch on Wednesday arrested a judo coach in connection with a brawl at Chhatrasal Stadium that took place on May 4 involving Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar in which a wrestler died and his two friends were injured, officials said.
11 Jun 2021Vinesh Phogat
Star Indian wrestler Vinesh Phogat proved that her preparations for the Tokyo Olympics were on track as she progressed to the 53kg final of the Poland Open with two contrasting wins.
05 Jun 2021Olympics
Indian wrestler Sumit Malik, on Friday, failed a dope test, which was conducted by United World Wrestling (UWW), during the World Olympic Qualifiers held in Sofia, Bulgaria.
23 May 2021Delhi Police
Two-time Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar, who was on the run for his alleged involvement in the murder of a fellow wrestler, was arrested by the Delhi Police this morning.
15 May 2021Delhi Police
A non-bailable warrant has been issued against Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar and nine others in connection with the murder case of former junior national wrestling champion, Sagar Rana.
07 May 2021Sumit Malik
Sumit Malik on Thursday became the fourth Indian men's freestyle wrestler to qualify for the Tokyo Olympics when he reached the 125 kg summit clash at the World Olympic Qualifiers, in Sofia, Bulgaria.
07 Mar 2021Vinesh Phogat
Star Indian wrestler Vinesh Phogat bagged a gold medal with a dominant win in the Matteo Pellicone Ranking Series event.
03 Dec 2020WWE
2020 snatched away many stars, and WWE joins that list now.
08 Oct 2020Hollywood
There will be no more GLOW Season 4.
10 Aug 2020WWE
World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE), on Monday, announced that legend James Harris has passed away at the age of 70.
01 Aug 2020Vinesh Phogat
Indian wrestler Vinesh Phogat is against the idea of holding a national camp with the cases of coronavirus increasing day by day.
22 Jun 2020X
One of the greatest professional wrestlers, The Undertaker, has retired from WWE.
21 Sep 2019India
India are aiming to end the ongoing World Wrestling Championships on a high after Deepak Punia secured an Olympics quota for the 2020 Tokyo event.
20 Sep 2019Sushil Kumar
Veteran wrestler Sushil Kumar lost in the opening round of the ongoing World Wrestling Championships on Friday.
19 Sep 2019India
India had another strong day at the ongoing World Wrestling Championships.
02 Sep 2019Australia
Coaches are considered to be the best teachers in the world and even vice versa.
16 Aug 2019Mary Kom
Famed Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia has been nominated for India's highest sporting honor - the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award on Friday.
11 Aug 2019Bajrang Punia
Indian star wrestler Bajrang Punia's superb form has continued.