All India Wrestling Match Starts Tomorrow

Typography

Patna: After successfully holding the first ever World Women's Kabaddi Championship in Patna, the state capital is ready to host the All India Federation Cup Wrestling (men's and women's) at the Pataliputra Sports Complex in Kankarbagh starting Monday morning.

K. N. Jaiswal, Assistant Director, Art, Culture, and Youth Department, on Sunday said that preparation for the competition has been completed. Two synthetic rings where matches will take place have been readied by the Indian Wrestling Association and its Bihar counterpart, he said.

Wrestlers from various parts of the country have already started to arrive and will report for registration on Monday morning, Jaiswal said.

Arrangement for their stay has been made at the dorms within the newly-constructed arena and all participants will be weighed prior to the matches, he said.

Among those expected to participate in the 2-day event include Amit Kumar who earlier participated in the Asian Championship in Thailand; Yuddhavir who was part of the Indian team for the Junion World Championship in Romania, Santosh Shinde, and Chandan Paul.

BLOG COMMENTS POWERED BY DISQUS

More News...

Nitish in No Hurry to Sack Tejaswi after Holding One-on-One Meeting with Him

Jul 19, 2017
Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and Deputy Chief Minister Tejaswi Yadav (file photo).
Patna: Nearly 12 days after the CBI filed FIRs against the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD)…

JDU-RJD Politics Hampering Developmental Works in Bihar; Says Sushil Modi

Jul 19, 2017
Sushil Kumar Modi at a press conference in Patna.
Patna: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Wednesday said that the…

Angry High Court has a Few Words for the Nitish Government

Jul 19, 2017
Patna High Court.
Patna: With the state government virtually paralyzed by the politics of Bihar…

Patna Mayor, like all Previous Mayors, has a 'Plan' to Clean Patna

Jul 19, 2017
Patna Mayor Sita Sahu holding a meeting in Patna on Wednesday.
Patna: Newly-elected Mayor Sita Sahu, during a meeting of the ward councilors in Patna on…

Manjhi Accuses Nitish of Compromising with Tejaswi Yadav

Jul 19, 2017
HAM leader Jitan Ram Manjhi holding a press conference in Patna on Wednesday.
Patna: Former Chief Minister of Bihar and the leader of the Hindustani Awam Morcha (HAM)…

Bihar Legislators Cast their Votes in Presidential Election

Jul 17, 2017
Bihar Legislators standing in line to cast their vote in the Presidential election on Monday.
Patna: Bihar legislators representing a host of political parties cast their ballots for…

PhotoGallery

photogallery module

Your Favorite Recipes on PD

Recipes

Quick Poll

Should Nitish Kumar ditch RJD and Congress and come back to the NDA fold?

Latest Comments