Wrestling

  • CWG 2014: Gowda, Yogeshwar happy after winning gold 22 hours 11 minutes ago

    Vikas Gowda put up a stunning show to win gold in discuss throw while Yogeshwar Dutt also stormed into wrestling final to win the gold medal. ...
  • CWG 2014: Bajrang, Satyavrat enter wrestling final Yesterday

    Indian wrestlers provided the cheer to the Indian contingent with Bajrang, Satyawart, Lalita and Sakshi assuring themselves of at least a silver medal. ...
  • CWG 2014: Sushil Kumar delighted after winning wrestling gold 2 days ago

    Sushil Kumar on Tuesday won the gold medal after defeating Qamar Abbas of Pakistan in a freestyle 74kg gold medal wrestling match at the Commonwealth Games. ...
  • Indian of the Year 2013: Nominees in sports category December 10, 2013

    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 September 27, 2013

    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 September 20, 2013

    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 September 20, 2013

    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 September 17, 2013

    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 September 17, 2013

    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 September 9, 2013

    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 September 9, 2013

    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 September 4, 2013

    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 May 29, 2013

    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 April 23, 2013

    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 April 19, 2013

    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 April 17, 2013

    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 February 12, 2013

    The International Olympic Committee dropped wrestling from the 2020 Olympics on Tuesday. ...
  • IOC drops wrestling from 2020 Olympics February 12, 2013

    The IOC leaders dropped wrestling for the 2020 Games in a surprise decision to scrap one of the oldest sports on the Olympic program while retaining modern pentathlon in its list of core sports. ...
  • Sushil, Yogeshwar delighted with success in Olympics August 16, 2012

    Wrestlers Sushil Kumar and Yogeshwar Dutt won silver and bronze medal respectively in London Olympics 2012. ...
  • I got third time lucky, says Yogeshwar Dutt August 14, 2012

    Competing in his third Olympics, Yogeshwar Dutt won a bronze medal for India in the 60kg category of men's wrestling. ...
  • Sushil, Dutt receive rousing welcome on return August 14, 2012

    London silver medallist Sushil Kumar and bronze medallist Yogeshwar Dutt arrive in Delhi Monday night after their wrestling heroics. ...
  • Sushil dedicates his silver medal to countrymen August 13, 2012

    CNN-IBN speaks to London silver medallist Sushil Kumar following his feat. ...
  • Go for Glory: Sushil wins silver in wrestling August 12, 2012

    CNN-IBN's experts talk about Sushil Kumar's magnificent display on the final day of the London Olympics. ...
  • Go for Glory: Yogeshwar Dutt does India proud August 12, 2012

    CNN-IBN's panel of experts discusses the wrestler's bronze at the London Olympics on Saturday. ...
  • I thank god for Olympic bronze: Yogeshwar Dutt August 12, 2012

    The 29-year-old Indian wrestler defeated Korea DPR's Jong Myong Ri in the third round of repechage to claim bronze in the 60kg competition of the 2012 London Olympics on Saturday. ...
  • Go for Glory: Yogeshwar is a big medal hope August 11, 2012

    CNN-IBN's panel of experts previews India's chances on Day 15 of the London Olympics. ...
  • Go for Glory: Was Devendro robbed of a medal? August 9, 2012

    CNN-IBN's panel of experts discusses India's medal chances on Day 13. It also talks about Devendro Singh's controversial boxing bout on Wednesday night. ...
  • A billion hopes on Indian stars at Olympics July 27, 2012

    Indian wrestler Sushil Kumar's coach Satpal Singh said, technique and planning will help the Indian youngsters to perform well in the London Olympics. ...
  • Father and brother proud of flag-bearer Sushil July 27, 2012

    Beijing bronze medallist Sushil Kumar's father and brother talk about the wrestler being India's flag-bearer at the London Olympics. ...
  • Sushil Kumar aims gold at London Olympics July 19, 2012

    Sushil Kumar gave a new lease of life to Indian wrestling by winning a bronze medal at Beijing Olympics in 2008. ...