Sushil Kumar Knocked Out of Asian Games
Sunday, August 19, 2018, 7:06 PM
India's two-time Olympic medallist wrestler Sushil Kumar bowed out of Asian Games after losing his first round bout 3-5 to Bahrain's Adam Batirov in the 74kg category. The 35-year-old three-time Commonwealth Games champion was making his return to the Asian Games after 12 years. Sushil could still have been in contention to win a medal if Batirov had reached final.
Sushil Kumar loses 1st wrestling bout in 4 years at Tbilisi Grand Prix
Thursday, July 5, 2018, 11:13 AM
Two-time Olympic medal-winning wrestler Sushil Kumar suffered his first defeat in over 4 years, losing 4-8 to Poland's Andrzej Piotr Sokalski in the 74 kg category at Tbilisi Grand Prix on Wednesday. The 35-year-old, who has won three Commonwealth Games golds including one at this year's Gold Coast event, last lost in May 2014 to France's Luca Lampis in Italy.