“I will be remaining in isolation as a precautionary measure,” wrote Vinesh Phogat.
Vinesh Phogat joins many other sportspersons to test positive for COVID. Recently Chennai Superkings IPL team also had many members test positive.
Vinesh Phogat has pulled out of the national camp saying that she is following the safety concerns amid the COVID-19
This year, other than the women athletes, star cricketer Rohit Sharma and Paralympic gold-winning high jumper Mariyappan Thangavelu have also been recommended for the award.
IOC said in a statement that the Games will be “rescheduled to a date beyond 2020 but not later than summer 2021.”
The world of sports is cancelling major events including the Indian Premier League (IPL) matches, with the rise in Coronavirus cases across India.
Women are already owning this year. As we are inching closer to the Olympic Games 2020, women sportspersons are all…
India’s gold medallist in the Asiad and Commonwealth Games has been competing in the 48 kg category since her senior international debut. But she has switched her weight category (from 50kg to 53kg) very recently, which was a very risky move but she came out winner in that too!
The championships is scheduled to be held in Jalandhar, Punjab from November 29 to December 1, which will feature over 500 wrestlers vying for top honours.
With eyes fixed on the Tokyo Olympics, Vinesh has sealed an Olympic berth in her 53kg weight category at the World Wrestling Championships this month.
Vinesh Phogat becomes first Indian — man or woman — wrestler to book spot at Olympics 2020.
Indian wrestler Vinesh Phogat has clenched her maiden medal at Wrestling World Championship and has become only the fourth Indian woman to win the medal. She won a bronze medal bout of 53-Kg freestyle event against two-time world bronze medalist Maria Prevolaraki of Greece. Besides, she has also secured a 53-kg quota in the Tokyo Olympics 2020.