Sushil Kumar

NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court on Friday declined to entertain a petition moved by a law student (?) upset over what he saw as a “media trial” that disgraced wrestler Sushil Kumar, who has been arrested in a murder case by the Delhi police, was being subjected to.

The Division Bench of Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice Jyoti Singh said the issue can be argued if Kumar himself approaches the court.

May 06, 2021 15:05
NEW DELHI: Two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar is among those named in an FIR filed by the Delhi police for their alleged role in the murder of a 23-year-old former junior national champion, who was beaten to death in a clash involving two groups on the Chhatrasal stadium premises in North-West Delhi late Tuesday night.
Dec 14, 2018 08:12
MUMBAI: The Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) awarded Indian wrestlers with central contracts for the first time in history at the launch here of the 6-year ‘Tata Motors Elite Wrestlers Development Program’ on Wednesday. As a result, wrestling becomes the second Indian sport after cricket to provide annual retainers that provides guaranteed basic earnings for its 150 players.
Jan 16, 2018 14:01
NEW DELHI: Double Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar, in the eye of a storm after his supporters allegedly beat up the brother of his opponent Parveen Rana after a bout during the Commonwealth Games trials last month, could be banned from CWG 2018 if found guilty. This was stated Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh, president of Wrestling Federation of India (WFI).
Jan 05, 2018 14:01
NEW DELHI: The Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) has formally served a notice on double Olympic medal winning wrestler Sushil Kumar in connection with the fracas during which a group of people alleged to be Sushil’s supporters had beaten up Parveen Rana, his challenger in the 74kg freestyle weight class, and his brother.
Jan 03, 2018 11:01
NEW DELHI: After taking a head in the sand approach to the latest controversy to hit India's most celebrated grappler Sushil Kumar, the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) has finally woken up from its slumber.
Dec 30, 2017 13:12
NEW DELHI: Even as the the curtains are set to be drawn on 2017, the Delhi police have registered an FIR against wrestler Sushil Kumar and his supporters on charges of violence and death threats against his opponent in the ring Praveen Rana and his brother Naveen at the Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium on Friday. 
Nov 18, 2017 15:11
MUMBAI: They came. They touched his feet. They forfeited. That sums up the farce that was enacted by the contestants at the National Wrestling Championship in Indore when facing two-time Olympic Bronze medallist Sushil Kumar, who incidentally last competed in the nationals in 2008, when he was at the top of his game. 
Feb 21, 2017 18:02
MUMBAI: Leading health and nutrition brand, BigMuscles Nutrition has signed on two-time Olympic medal winning wrestler Sushil Kumar to endorse their new fitness product range.