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Amit Kumar Biography

Amit Kumar Dahiya is an Indian wrestler who represented India at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. Besides being the youngest wrestler in the Indian delegation he is also the youngest wrestler ever to represent India at the Summer Olympics. A little over seven years of age, he tackled a seventh grade student, winning te respect of his teachers and family who encouraged him to pursue his talent. He was admitted in the akhara of Hansrajji. His talent continued to develop over the years. Impressed by his potential, wrestling coach and former Asian and Commonwealth Games medallist Satpal Singh took him in his Delhi's wrestling training centre. Though Amit qualified for the first and the second rounds of the repechage at the London Olympics 2012, he lost out in the second round of the repechage stage of the 55kg freestyle category.

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Paralympians urge equal respect, opportunities
Paralympians urge equal respect, opportunities
List of National Sports Day awards
List of National Sports Day awards
India vs South Africa 2015, 4th ODI: Preview, Team News, Live stream and TV Channel Info
India vs South Africa 2015, 4th ODI: Preview, Team News, Live stream and TV Channel Info
As both teams travel down south to Chennai, the hosts have plenty of work on their hands if they are to go into Mumbai to play the final ODI with the scoreline still at 2-2.
Indian men's wrestling team for World Championships selected
Indian men's wrestling team for World Championships selected
The 16-man Indian squad for the World Championships is out
Interview with Amit Kumar: Looking forward to 2015 World Wrestling Championship
Interview with Amit Kumar: Looking forward to 2015 World Wrestling Championship
An exclusive interview with 21-year-old wrestler, Amit Kumar
Top 10 Indian debutants at the Asian Games 2014
Top 10 Indian debutants at the Asian Games 2014
The Asian Games are just a few days away and there are many Indians who will be representing the nation for the first time at these games. However, th ...
Indian team for the Youth Olympics 2014
Indian team for the Youth Olympics 2014
Indian team for the Youth Olympics 2014
JSW athletes shine bright at Glasgow
JSW athletes shine bright at Glasgow
JSW athletes shine bright at Glasgow
Commonwealth games 2014: 3 golds and a silver for India in wrestling
Commonwealth games 2014: 3 golds and a silver for India in wrestling
Indian wrestlers won 3 golds and 1 silver on day 6 of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games.
India's shining stars: The sportpersons who did India proud in 2013
India's shining stars: The sportpersons who did India proud in 2013
Indian Sportstars of the Year - 2013
Indian Sportstars of the Year - 2013
World Wrestling Championships medal winners honoured
World Wrestling Championships medal winners honoured
Wrestlers Sushil Kumar and Yogeshwar Dutt promise rich medal haul at 2016 Olympics
Wrestlers Sushil Kumar and Yogeshwar Dutt promise rich medal haul at 2016 Olympics
Amit Kumar wins Silver medal at the 2013 Senior World Wrestling Championship
Amit Kumar wins Silver medal at the 2013 Senior World Wrestling Championship
Indian wrestlers set to tussle for gold at World Championships
Indian wrestlers set to tussle for gold at World Championships
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