News Nation Logo


Yogeshwar Dutt- Know your Olympian

Yogeshwar Dutt Has Been Competing For India For Over A Decade. With No Sushil Kumar In The Squad For The Rio Olympics, Yogeshwar Will The Spearhead Of The Team.

News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Pankaj Samantray | Updated on: 04 Aug 2016, 06:16:33 PM
Yogeshwar Dutt (File Photo)

New Delhi:

Yogeshwar Dutt has been competing for India for over a decade. With no Sushil Kumar in the squad for the Rio Olympics, Yogeshwar will the spearhead of the team. In London games, the Haryana grappler became just the third Indian to bag an Olympic medal after KD Jadhav and Sushil Kumar.

Things have changed since then and in Rio, he will be fighting in the 65 kg freestyle category. After winning gold medals in 2014 Commonwealth Games and Asian Games, Dutt now eyeing to finish his career with a yellow metal in Rio. 

For all the Latest Sports News News, Olympics News, Download News Nation Android and iOS Mobile Apps.

First Published : 04 Aug 2016, 06:12:00 PM

Related Tags:

Yogeshwar Dutt