Senior Asian Wrestling Championship

  • Three bronze for India in Senior Asian Wrestling April 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Indian grapplers gave their fans something to cheer about on the fourth day of the Senior Asian Wrestling Championship in Astana, Kazakhstan with Joyti, KK Yadav and Manoj Kumar bagging bronze medals in their respective bouts today. Joyti wrestled past Gulmira Ismatova of Uzbekistan in the bronze medal bout...
  • Medalless day for India in Senior Asian Wrestling April 25, 2014

    New Delhi: Indian grapplers failed to grab any medal on the third day of the Senior Asian Wrestling Championship in Astana, Kazakhstan with Navjot Kaur and Sakshi Malik losing their respective bronze medal bouts on Friday. Kaur lost to Bin Yang of China in the bronze medal bout of the women's...
  • Indian grapplers bag two medals in Asian Wrestling Championship April 24, 2014

    New Delhi: India pocketed one silver and one bronze through Bajrang and Satywart Kadian in their respective men's freestyle categories on the second day of the Senior Asian Wrestling Championship in Astana, Kazakhstan on Thursday. Bajrang won a silver in 61kg freestyle, while Kadian settled for a bronze in the 97kg...
  • Pooja Dhanda bags bronze at Senior Asian Wrestling Championship April 23, 2014

    India's woman grappler Pooja Dhanda bagged the bronze medal in the 58kg freestyle category on an otherwise disappointing day for the Indians at the Senior Asian Wrestling Championship in Astana, Kazakhstan on Wednesday. Pooja defeated Lilya Shakirova of Uzbekistan by 11-0 to earn a third-place finish. However, Rajneesh Kumar and Pawan Kumar...
  • Indian wrestlers win one silver and three bronze April 21, 2013

    New Delhi: It was a good day at the office for Indian grapplers as they bagged one silver and three bronze medals in the Senior Asian Wrestling Championship here Sunday. Navjot Kaur settled for silver in the 67kg category after losing her final bout to Mongolia's N Ochirbat while Geetika Jakhar...
  • Wrestler Sushil, Yogeshwar doubtful for Asian Championship April 9, 2013

    New Delhi: Recuperating from their shoulder and knee injuries, star Indian grapplers Sushil Kumar and Yogeshwar Dutt remain doubtful starters for the Senior Asian Wrestling Championship to be held here from April 18 to 22. "I am recovering well from my injury. My knee is showing signs of improvement. I will...
  • Sushil Kumar to compete in Senior Asian Wrestling Championship March 21, 2013

    New Delhi: Olympic medallists Sushil Kumar and Yogeshwar Dutt will spearhead India's challenge at the Senior Asian Wrestling Championship to be held from April 18 to 22 at the KD Jadhav Wrestling Stadium here. Sushil, who is returning from a shoulder injury, will be one of the top contenders in...
  • India add two more medals in Asian Wrestling C'ship May 15, 2010

    New Delhi: India continued its impressive run in the ongoing Senior Asian Wrestling Championships and added a silver and a bronze to its kitty here on Saturday. Rajender Kumar lost to Choi Kyun Jin of Korea in the final of the 55kg Greco Roman style to settle for the silver while...
  • Sushil gives India second gold in Asian Wrestling May 13, 2010

    New Delhi: Olympic bronze medallist Sushil Kumar lived up to his reputation as he bagged a gold in men's 66kg freestyle on the second day of the Senior Asian Wrestling Championships here on Thursday. Sushil, also a fourtime Commonwealth Championship gold medallist, produced an impressive performance to toy with Kim Dae...
  • India win first gold in Asian Wrestling May 12, 2010

    New Delhi: Narsingh Yadav gave a flying start to India by fetching the first gold medal for the country on the opening day of the Senior Asian Wrestling Championship here on Wednesday. Yadav knocked down his Iranian opponent Saeed Riahi in the final to win gold in 74kg freestyle competition at...