Wrestling

  • Indian of the Year 2013: Nominees in sports category 10-12-2013 12:10 AM

    CNN-IBN's Indian of the Year Awards are back for the year 2013 and here we bring you the nominees in the category of Sports. ...
  • Indian wrestling on the upswing 26-09-2013 08:21 PM

    Upcoming wrestlers Amit Kumar, Bajrang and Sandeep Tulsi Yadav performed brilliantly at World Championships and made India proud. ...
  • Victorious Indian wrestlers return from World Championships 20-09-2013 08:56 PM

    Amit Kumar and Bajrang Kumar, who won silver and bronze medal respectively, returned home to hero's welcome. ...
  • Amit, Bajrang credit World Championship medals to hard work 20-09-2013 08:41 PM

    Amit Kumar and Bajrang Kumar visit CNN-IBN studios to describe their journey en route World Championship silver and bronze medal, respectively. ...
  • Amit Kumar wins silver at World Wrestling Championships 17-09-2013 10:33 PM

    Indian wrestling discovered a new star on Monday with 19-year-old Amit Kumar winning silver medal at the World Championships in Hungary. ...
  • Amit Kumar wins silver at World Wrestling 17-09-2013 11:06 AM

    Asian Champion Amit Kumar settled for silver after going down narrowly in the final of the 55kg category on the opening day of World Wrestling Championships. ...
  • Wrestling rewarded after a six-month battle 09-09-2013 08:44 PM

    The IOC voted wrestling back into the Olympics impressed with the strong revamp operation by the sport's governing body. ...
  • Wrestling back in 2020 Olympic Games 09-09-2013 09:17 AM

    Wrestling managed to survive the axe winning 49 out of 95 votes, helping the sport beat squash and baseball-softball. ...
  • IOC's 125th session holds great significance to India 04-09-2013 08:50 PM

    In the 125th session of the IOC, the future of the suspended Indian Olympic Association will be up for discussion and also whether wrestling will be part of the 2020 games. ...
  • IOC to decide wrestling's future in 2020 Olympics 29-05-2013 10:33 AM

    Wrestling's Olympic future could be decided on Wednesday as the discipline competes with eight other sports for one spot in the 2020 games. ...
  • Amit Dhankar helps India win Freestyle trophy at Asian Wrestling C'ship 23-04-2013 11:56 AM

    Amit Kumar Dhankar delivered the last hurrah for India in the Senior Asian Wrestling Championship by clinching a gold, as the hosts finished with their best ever showing in the continental event on Monday. ...
  • Wrestling fights for its Olympic survival 19-04-2013 09:12 PM

    The scramble is on to get wrestling back at the Olympics and the International Federation of Associated Wrestling Styles president Nenad Lalovic told CNN-IBN that he is planning to shake things up to make the sport more attractive. ...
  • Youngsters to lead India at Asian Wrestling Championship 17-04-2013 11:35 AM

    With Sushil Kumar and Yogeshwar Dutt skipping the Asian Wrestling Championship due to injuries, the new crop of wrestlers will lead India. ...
  • IOC decision to drop wrestling from 2020 Olympics creates stir 12-02-2013 08:47 PM

    The International Olympic Committee dropped wrestling from the 2020 Olympics on Tuesday. ...
  • IOC drops wrestling from 2020 Olympics 12-02-2013 05:19 PM

    The IOC leaders dropped wrestling for the 2020 Games in a surprise decision to scrap one of the oldest sports. ...
  • Iraqi women wrestle with social barriers 07-08-2009 02:54 PM

    Iraqi women are using contact sports to break down social barriers. ...
  • WWE superstar Kane all set to meet Khiladi Kumar 11-06-2009 02:43 AM

    Seven feet 323 pound Kane is better known as the 'big red machine'. ...
  • Hurt Sushil asks why no Padma award for him 28-01-2009 03:05 AM

    Olympic bronze winner Sushil Kumar was not given Padma award. ...
  • Olympics boxing boys make news, visit CNN-IBN office 03-09-2008 01:02 AM

    They won glory for India at the Olympics and now wowed the journalists at CNN-IBN. ...
  • WWE wrestler plays with Mumbai kids 14-03-2007 04:33 PM

    WWE wrestler Rey Mesterio spent quality time with underprivileged school children in Mumbai. ...