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Top posts in sports bodies should have only sportspersons: Delhi HC

New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) — The Delhi High Court Thursday said it may recommend to the Law Commission to consider... (more...)

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Over 50 US wrestlers to participate in Cuba

Havana, Feb 8 (IANS) — More than 50 wrestlers from the US will participate in the 45th edition of the Cuban wrestling... (more...)

Canada's Chris Prickett (top) competes against Pakistan's Mohammed Salman during the men's 66 kg wrestling bronze medal match at the Commonwealth Games 2010 in New Delhi on October 10, 2010. Prickett won the bronze. RAVEENDRAN/AFP/Getty Images

Indian officials announce launch of professional Olympic wrestling league

Canada’s Chris Prickett (top) competes against Pakistan’s Mohammed Salman during the men’s 66 kg wrestling... (more...)

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India gets a professional wrestling league

IANS FILE: Belarus’ Ali Shabanau (blue) fights with India’s Narsingh Pancham Yadav (red) during the men’s... (more...)

Iranian wrestler banned for life

Tehran, Dec 14 (IANS) — Iranian Greco-Roman wrestler Amir Aziz Ali-Akbari has been banned for life after testing positive... (more...)

Former freestyle wrestler Arjan Bhullar has taken up boxing with coach Manny Sobral at the North Burnaby Boxing Club. Bhullar  won gold at the 2010 Commonwealth games. Ric Ernst / PNG

Olympic wrestler makes the switch to boxing, but the long hours of training haven’t changed (w/video)

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Russia, Bulgaria, Iran slice golds in wrestling worlds

Budapest, Sep 22 (IANS) No one country demonstrated overwhelming superiority in Saturday’s Wrestling World Championships,... (more...)

Japanese women rock in Wrestling World Championships

Budapest, Sep 20 (IANS) The day four of the ongoing Wrestling World Championships witnessed the Japanese women dominating... (more...)

Haryana hikes prize money for medal winners

Chandigarh, Sep 18 (IANS) The Haryana government Wednesday doubled the prize money for players who win medals in the World... (more...)

FILA postpones Turkish wrestler’s suspension

Ankara, Aug 14 (IANS) Wrestling’s governing body FILA has delayed Turkey’s Riza Kayaalp’s suspension for racism, announcing... (more...)

Sports minister unhappy with preparations for CWG, Asian Games

New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) India’s preparations for the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow and the Asian Games in Incheon,... (more...)

Sony Six acquires TNA Wrestling’s broadcasting rights

Mumbai, August 1 (IANS) Sony Six announced Thursday it had acquired the broadcasting rights to Total Nonstop Action (TNA)... (more...)

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