The Wrestling Federation of India has announced the replacement for Narsingh yadav, and No It’s not Sushil Kumar as was widely expected, It’s Praveen Kumar Rana instead who is going to represent India at Rio Olympics 2016 in the 74 Kg freestyle wrestling Category. The Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) has sent an official request to United World Wrestling (UWW) to replace him with Parveen Kumar Rana. And UWW released a statement on its website stating
Yadav, who qualified his nation for the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro at the 2015 World Championships in Las Vegas, has been provisionally suspended by the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) and is restricted from competing at the Rio Games. United World Wrestling informed the Indian Olympic Association last week that since the positive test occurred outside of the qualification event they would be allowed replace Yadav with another wrestler, or else vacate the qualification spot. The Indian Olympic Association informed United World Wrestling of their desire to enter Parveen Rana as their nation’s replacement at 74kg in men’s freestyle.
This come as a major shock for most people who expected Sushil Kumar to be the next possible choice in the 74 Kg category, and according to sources Sushil also started training for the Competition after the news of Narsingh Doping controversy broke out .
Meanwhile a few startling revelation is coming in the Doping case of Narsingh Yadav, with An India Today sting operation revealed that there were chances of an intruder spiking the food that was to be served for Narsingh at the Sports Authority of India, Sonepat center.And adding credibility to the news the Cook said that he saw someone approaching the kitchen and he may have spiked the food when he was away.
The recent reports coming in claims that the accused has been identified and will soon be caught , How this will affect Narsingh trail before WADA tomorrow will be a thing to see.