India’s achievements in CWG 2022
On the 9th day of Commonwealth Games 2022, India won a total of 14 medals, including 4 gold medals to Ravi Dahiya, Naveen Kumar, Vinesh Phogat, and Bhavina Patel; 3 silver medals and 7 bronze medals. So far, it was ..
Tags: Birmingham Commonwealth Games 2022 • Commonwealth Games 2022 • Gold Medals • Indian Wrestler • Vinesh Phogat
Month: Current Affairs - August, 2022
Category: Sports Current Affairs
Asian Wrestling Championship: Vinesh Phogat wins Gold
The Indian Wrestler Vinesh Phogat has won her maiden Gold at the Asian Wrestling Championship. She won the medal beating Taipei’s Meng Hsuan Hsieh. Key Highlights Vinesh had earlier won four bronze and three silver medals. This is her third ..
Tags: Arjuna Award • National Sports Development Fund • Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award • Target Olympic Podium Scheme • Vinesh Phogat
Month: Current Affairs - April, 2021
Vinesh Phogat wins Gold in Ukraine Wrestling event
The Indian wrestler, Vinesh Phogat, has won the gold medal in women’s 53-kg category. She won the medal at XXIV Outstanding Ukrainian Wrestlers and Coaches Memorial in Kyiv, Ukraine. Highlights In the event, the Indian Wrestler, Vinesh Phogat, defeated the ..
Tags: Asian Games • Commonwealth Games • Olympic Games • Tokyo Games 2020 • Ukraine
Month: Current Affairs - March, 2021
Vinesh Phogat books Olympic Quota with World ChampionShip Bronze
Wrestler Vinesh Phogat booked her spot for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics by winning the Bronze Medal at the World Championships. Bronze Medal at World Championships Vinesh Phogat defeated two-time world bronze medalist Maria Prevolaraki of Greece in the bronze medal ..
Tags: Geeta Phogat • Mahavir Singh Phogat • Phogat sisters • Sofia Mattsson • Sport in India
Vinesh Phogat becomes first Indian wrestler to qualify for 2020 Tokyo Olympics
Vinesh Phogat has become the first Indian wrestler to qualify for 2020 Tokyo Olympics in the 53-kg category after beating American Sarah Hildebrandt in the World Championships in Nur Sultan, Kazakhstan on 18th September 2019. She scored an impressive 8-2 ..
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Vinesh Phogat clinchs gold in 2019 Poland Open wrestling tournament
Star India grappler Vinesh Phogat has bagged gold in women’s 53kg category of the Poland Open wrestling tournament in Warsaw on 4th August 2019. She prevailed 3-2 over local wrestler Roksana in the final of the competition. This was her ..
Tags: Commonwealth Games • Geeta Phogat • Haryana • Odunayo Adekuoroye • Phogat sisters