newswrestling10 months ago

Asian Wrestling Championship 2022 | Indian wrestlers win three bronze medals in Greco-Roman

Sunil Kumar, Arjun Halakurki, and Neeraj of India won bronze medals in their respective weight divisions on the first day of the Asian Wrestling Championships 2022 in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, on Tuesday. Sunil, a previous Asian champion, won bronze in the 87kg category by defeating Batbayar Lutbayar.
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newswrestling1 year ago

2021 U23 World Wrestling Championships | Indian Greco-Roman wrestlers return empty handed

India’s Greco-Roman wrestlers will return with empty hands, with each of them eliminated before the medal bouts at the ongoing U23 World Wrestling Championships, in Belgrade, Serbia. Sunil Kumar and five other grapplers lost their respective bouts on Tuesday, to end India’s campaign at the meet.
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newswrestling1 year ago

U23 World Wrestling Championships | Sunil Kumar keep hopes alive for Bronze despite defeat

Former Asian champion Sunil Kumar was the only Indian to keep the hopes alive in the Greco-Roman events of the ongoing U23 World Wrestling Championships. However, the other three wrestlers in action on Monday – Arshad, Adem, Dmyto and Aryan Panwar - were all eliminated from the meet.
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newswrestling3 years ago

U23 Wrestling World Championships | Pooja Gehlot bags India’s second silver

Pooja Gehlot (53kg) had to settle for a silver medal after going down 0-2 to Japan's 2017 world champion Haruna Okuno in the summit clash of the UWW Under-23 World Championships in Budapest, Hungary. Three-time World Junior Championships medallist Sajan Bhanwal (77kg) will aim for bronze on Monday.
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newswrestling3 years ago

World Wrestling Championships | Greco-Roman wrestlers continue to struggle

Olympic qualification was at stake in three categories but all three Indians, Manish (67kg), Sunil Kumar (87kg) and Ravi (97kg) exited without putting up a strong competition. Ravi won India's first bout at the World Championships before suffering a defeat and going down in the next round.
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reportwrestling4 years ago

Asian Wrestling Championships | Gurpreet Singh, Sunil Kumar win silver in Greco-Roman

Gurpreet Singh and Sunil Kumar have managed to bag silver medals in their respective Greco-Roman categories in the ongoing Asian Wrestling Championships in Xi’an, China. With the addition of two more medals, India’s medal tally has moved now up to of 14, which includes one gold medal as well.
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