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New Delhi, Sep 8 (PTI) Star Indian wrestler Vinesh Phogat on Wednesday underwent a surgery on her right elbow, days after pulling out of the World Championship trials here.

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Vinesh Phogat and Anshu Malik with their medals after winning the Asian Wrestling Championships 2021, in Almaty Kazakhstan, Friday, April 16, 2021. (Photo credit: File/PTI)

  • Wrestler Vinesh Phogat made a shock quarterfinal exit in the Tokyo Olympics
  • I got injured and suffered defeat and I would accept that, Vinesh said about her Tokyo outing
  • Wrestler Anshu Malik batted for a team psychologist at big events

New Delhi, Aug 27 (PTI) Star Indian wrestler Vinesh Phogat on Friday said she does not have much time to grieve over her Tokyo Games debacle and is gearing up for future challenges while young ...

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Vinesh Phogat, as per WFI, engaged in acts of indiscipline after her loss in the Tokyo Olympics. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • Vinesh Phogat and two other wrestlers were suspended by the WFI
  • "The WFI wants to give you one more chance," the federation's letter read
  • The decision was communicated to all wrestlers on Wednesday evening

New Delhi, Aug 14 (PTI) Suspended wrestler Vinesh Phogat on Saturday sent her apology to the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI), which had barred her from competitions on grounds of ...

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Vinesh Phogat competes with Belarus' Vanesa Kaladzinskaya Tiako during the women's 53kg Freestyle wrestling quarterfinal match at the 2020 Summer Olympics, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP/PTI Photo)

  • Vinesh Phogat lost to Belarus’ Vanesa Kaladzinskaya in the quarterfinals of the 53kg freestyle event
  • This was her second successive Olympics without a medal - a knee injury ended her campaign in Rio in 2016 
  • "I feel like I am sleeping in a dream and nothing has even begun. I am blank," Phogat said

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The Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) on Tuesday issued a temporary suspension notice to star wrestler Vinesh Phogat. (Photo credit: Twitter/@Phogat_Vinesh)

  • Vinesh reportedly refused to stay at Olympics village with Indian team members
  • She also refused to train with Indian girls during her stay at Tokyo
  • Wrestler Sonam Malik has also been given a notice for misconduct

New Delhi, Aug 10 (PTI) The Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) on Tuesday "temporarily suspended" star grappler Vinesh Phogat for indiscipline during her forgettable Tokyo Olympics campaign ...

Chiba (Japan), Aug 5 (PTI) Star Indian wrestler Vinesh Phogat on Thursday made a second consecutive heart-breaking quarterfinal exit from the Olympic Games after suffering a massive upset ...

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Vinesh Phogat is the first Indian woman wrestler to win gold in both Commonwealth and Asian Games. (Photo credit: Twitter/@Phogat_Vinesh)

  • Vinesh Phogat is the cousin of famous Phogat sisters -- Geeta and Babita
  • She won her first national title in 2012 and first international medal in world championship 2019
  • She had suffered a a career-threatening knee ligament tear at the Rio Olympics in 2016