Three years ago, India’s Vinesh Phogat left the wrestling mat on a stretcher with a knee injury that broke her dreams of an Olympic medal.
27 Sep 2019 9:43 AM
Phogat clinched a bronze medal at the World Wrestling Championships after defeating Greece's Maria Prevolariki by 4-1.
24 Sep 2019 9:08 AM
On Wednesday, Phogat clinched a bronze medal in women's 53-kg category of the WWC after defeating Greece's Maria Prevolariki 4-1.
19 Sep 2019 7:00 PM
Vinesh secured a spot for 2020 Tokyo Olympics after an impressive 8-2 win against Sarah Hildebrandt in ongoing World Wrestling Championship.
18 Sep 2019 8:04 PM
Earlier in the day, Vinesh Phogat secured a spot for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics after an impressive 8-2 win against USA's Sarah Hildebrandt.
18 Sep 2019 7:30 PM
The 25-year-old scored an impressive 8-2 win over the world championship silver medallist to secure her place at the Tokyo Games.
18 Sep 2019 12:56 PM
The minister's reaction came after wrestler Bajrang Punia, who hails from Haryana, tweeted against the sports policy of the state govt.
26 Jun 2019 3:31 PM
Vinesh lost her father at the age of nine and was adopted by her uncle (tauji) Mahavir Phogat (father of Geeta).
09 Sep 2018 6:46 AM
Vinesh asserted that she always felt she is a stronger athlete than Sun and today was the day to prove it.
21 Aug 2018 12:09 AM
But she gathered herself after the setback to defeat New Zealand’s Tayla Ford 6-5 in a close bout to avoid going without a medal.
15 Apr 2018 2:25 AM
Vinesh Phogat, another silver medallist at the Asian Championship, will also fancy her chances in women’s 48kg.
21 Aug 2017 12:59 AM
Vinesh lost her gold medal match to Japan’s Nanjo Sae 4-8 in the women’s 55kg category.
13 May 2017 2:15 AM
A medal hope at Rio, Vinesh Phogat’s dreams were crushed cruelly by a knee injury in the quarters.
30 Dec 2016 2:30 AM
With the release of Dangal, Geeta and Babita are being seen at a number of places along with the cast of the movie.
27 Dec 2016 6:09 PM
Sakshi understands that her medal has put spotlight on wrestling.
24 Dec 2016 2:23 AM