‘Sports psychologist need of the hour’: Wrestlers speak in unison | More sports News

‘Sports psychologist need of the hour': Wrestlers speak in unison | More sports News

NEW DELHI: The seven-member Indian wrestling contingent gave a good account of themselves at the Tokyo Olympics, winning a silver and a bronze, but they could’ve returned with more. Deepak Punia (86kg) missed out on a bronze by a whisker, conceding two points in the last 10 seconds of his playoff bout. He was leading … Read more

Tokyo Olympics 2020 India: Hockey sheds horrors of past for Olympic bronze; Ravi Dahiya wins debut silver | Tokyo Olympics News

Tokyo Olympics 2020 India: Hockey sheds horrors of past for Olympic bronze; Ravi Dahiya wins debut silver | Tokyo Olympics News

TOKYO: India’s newest wrestling star Ravi Dahiya picked up an impressive silver on his Olympic debut but the country was left emotionally stirred by its lionhearted men’s hockey team players who secured a bronze that washed away four decades of pain and disappointment that the sport and its followers have endured. Thirteen years after failing … Read more

Ravi Dahiya Olympics: PM Modi hails wrestler Ravi Dahiya for winning silver medal | Tokyo Olympics News

Ravi Dahiya Olympics: PM Modi hails wrestler Ravi Dahiya for winning silver medal | Tokyo Olympics News

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday hailed wrestler Ravi Dahiya for winning a silver medal at the Olympic Games and said his fighting spirit and tenacity are outstanding. Dahiya became only the second Indian wrestler to win a silver medal at the Olympic Games after he lost the men’s freestyle 57kg title clash … Read more

Deepak Punia misses bronze by a whisker | Tokyo Olympics News

Deepak Punia misses bronze by a whisker | Tokyo Olympics News

CHIBA (Japan): Wrestler Deepak Punia came agonisingly close to winning a bronze medal on his Olympic debut but conceded a take-down in last 10 seconds of the 86kg play-off against San Marino’s Myles Nazem Amine to miss out on achieving the feat, here on Thursday. Deepak’s defence was superb throughout the bout but the San … Read more

Tokyo Olympics: Dark horse Dahiya storms into final, Lovlina settles for bronze; Neeraj impresses in qualification | Tokyo Olympics News

Tokyo Olympics: Dark horse Dahiya storms into final, Lovlina settles for bronze; Neeraj impresses in qualification | Tokyo Olympics News

TOKYO: Ravi Dahiya’s charge into the final assured India of a fourth Olympic medal as wrestlers sent the country’s hopes soaring, while javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra turned on the style to script history in qualification itself on a day when most things went spectacularly well for the contingent save for the heartbreak in hockey and … Read more

Tokyo Olympics – Everything you need to know about new Indian Olympic medallist Ravi Kumar Dahiya | Tokyo Olympics News

Tokyo Olympics - Everything you need to know about new Indian Olympic medallist Ravi Kumar Dahiya | Tokyo Olympics News

You can’t keep Indian wrestlers off the Olympic podium. For the fourth straight edition of the Olympic Games, Indian wrestling will have representation on the podium. That is thanks to 23 year old from Sonipat in Haryana – Ravi Kumar Dahiya. Ravi, stormed into the men’s freestyle 57kg semi-final with two huge wins in the … Read more

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Ravi Dahiya, Deepak Punia storm into wrestling semifinals | Tokyo Olympics News

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Ravi Dahiya, Deepak Punia storm into wrestling semifinals | Tokyo Olympics News

CHIBA: Ravi Dahiya was his usual dominant self while Deepak Punia pulled off a decisive two-pointer towards the end of his quarterfinal as the two Indian wrestlers stormed into the semifinals of the Tokyo Olympics, here on Wednesday. Such was the dominance of 23-year Dahiya that he won both his bouts on technical superiority to … Read more

Tokyo Olympics: India’s schedule on August 4 | Tokyo Olympics News

Tokyo Olympics: India's schedule on August 4 | Tokyo Olympics News

NEW DELHI: In a bid to become the first ever Indian boxer to advance to the Olympic final, Lovlina Borgohain will take on world champion Busenaz Surmeneli of Turkey in the 69kg semifinal of the Tokyo Olympics on Wednesday. The Indian women’s hockey team will also look to make their maiden final when they will … Read more

Tokyo Olympics: Wrestlers can give a late push to India’s medal charge in Tokyo | Tokyo Olympics News

Tokyo Olympics: Wrestlers can give a late push to India's medal charge in Tokyo | Tokyo Olympics News

Tokyo 2020 is entering its final week of competitions, but the Indian wrestlers haven’t yet started their journey to Olympic glory. Their quest for medals begins on Tuesday when the gutsy, unassuming Sonam Malik takes to the mat in women’s 62kg category. The 19-year-old from Haryana’s Madina village in Sonepat will be the sole Indian … Read more

Tokyo Olympics: Wrestlers Ravi Dahiya and Deepak Punia leave for Tokyo sans second dose | Tokyo Olympics News

Tokyo Olympics: Wrestlers Ravi Dahiya and Deepak Punia leave for Tokyo sans second dose | Tokyo Olympics News

NEW DELHI: Not all Tokyobound athletes of India have been fully vaccinated against Covid-19. Despite the claims by authorities and officials, men’s freestyle wrestlers, Ravi Dahiya (57kg; in pic) and Deepak Punia (86kg), will be reaching Tokyo ‘partly vaccinated’ with Covishield. The authorities failed to arrange for their second dose of Covishield in Russia, where … Read more

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