Tuesday, February 7, 2023

Vinesh Phogat

WFI president sexually exploited women wrestlers: Vinesh Phogat

In a startling revelation, a crying Vinesh Phogat on Wednesday alleged that Wresting Federation of India (WFI) President Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh has been sexually exploiting women wrestlers for many years, a charge vehemently rejected by the sports administrator...

We are athletes, not robots: Phogat lashes out at critics

Firing a salvo at the “so called fans and experts” on social media, star Indian wrestler Vinesh Phogat denounced the negative criticism hurled at her during the World Championship, saying the “athletes are not robots.” Vinesh also exhorted fellow...

Vinesh wins bronze at World Wrestling Championships

India’s Vinesh Phogat won the bronze medal in the women’s 53kg at the 2022 World Wrestling Championships, here on Wednesday.Vinesh, a three-time CWG gold-medallist, got the better of reigning European champion Emma Malmgren of Sweden 8-0 in the bronze...

Vinesh knocked out of World Wrestling Championships

Triple Commonwealth Games champion Vinesh Phogat failed to put up a fight and was knocked down by Mongolia’s Khulan Batkhuyag 0-7 in a major upset at the World Wrestling Championships here on Tuesday.Fresh from winning a gold in India’s...

CWG: Phogat, Dahiya win gold in wrestling

Indian wrestler Vinesh Phogat won gold medal at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in the women’s 53kg event and completed the hat-trick of top podium finishes, here on Saturday.This was after Tokyo Olympics silver medallist Ravi Kumar Dahiya bagged a...

Vinesh, Sakshi book CWG berths

Sakshi Malik finally found a way to defeat Sonam Malik and sealed her place in the Indian team for the Commonwealth Games while Vinesh Phogat did just enough against Antim to emerge winner in the 53kg category trials here...