Bajrang Punia will compete in international meets, including UWW Ranking events, the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham as well as the Asian Games in Hangzhou, China.
Vinesh Phogat's disappointment in Tokyo 2020 was offset by medals from Ravi Kumar Dahiya and Bajrang Punia but Sushil Kumar ended up in jail in a roller-coaster 2021 for Indian wrestling.
A brainchild of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the outreach initiative envisages all Olympians and Paralympians interacting with students from 75 schools each in two years to motivate the youngsters to have 'Santulit Ahaar'...
Bajrang Punia and Ravi Dahiya have conveyed the message to the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) that they will prefer to train under Indian coaches instead of hiring a personal coach from abroad.
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Anshu became only the sixth Indian to make the Worlds gold medal match after Bishambar Singh (1967), Sushil Kumar (2010), Amit Dahiya (2013), Bajrang Punia (2018) and Deepak Punia (2019).
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Bajrang Punia, who won bronze at Tokyo Olympics, said people around him helped stay positive when the chips were down
Bajrang settled for a bronze medal at Tokyo Olympics after going all out in the third-fourth place play-off
Bajrang Punia Punia refrained from commenting on the recent murder case involving Sushil Kumar, for which the wrestler was arrested and chargesheeted by Delhi...
Bajrang will need six-week rehabilitation to treat the ligament tear he suffered during his bronze medal run in Tokyo Olympics
Cricketers, badminton players, Tokyo Olympians and medal winners wished their fans on social media
Indian athletes returned from Tokyo with a haul of seven medals, including javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra's historic gold in track and field.
Wrestler Ravi Dahiya and Barjrang Punia captured a silver and bronze at the Tokyo Games with all the foreign coaches contracts ending with the Games
There were many misses but India won a record seven medals at Tokyo 2020. Neeraj Chopra's gold sent the country delirious with joy and pride
Bajrang Punia will be India's flagbearer at the Tokyo 2020 closing ceremony on Sunday
A majority of the hockey and wrestling contingent is expected to attend the closing ceremony that begins 4.30 PM IST. Watch live streaming
Javelin thrower Chopra secured India's second individual gold in Olympic history with a sensational performance
Neeraj Chopra won a historic athletics gold for India at Tokyo 2020 after Bajrang Punia ended with a wrestling bronze in his maiden Olympics
Bajrang said the knee injury he suffered in run up to the Games impacted his performance
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Bajrang will now fight for bronze as India tries to match its best result at the Olympics - winning six medals in 2012 London
He will now fight it out with Azerbaijan's Haji Aliev for a place in the gold medal bout. Aliev is a three-time world champion and bronze-winner from the Rio...