Tokyo Olympics: Vinesh Phogat provisionally suspended

The Wrestling Federation of India on Tuesday temporarily suspended Vinesh Phogat in a case related to indiscipline.

Tokyo Olympics: Vinesh Phogat provisionally suspended

The wrestling federation has asked Phogat to present his side by August 16, after which further action will be taken.

Phogat had to face defeat at the hands of a Belarusian player in the quarter-final match of the Tokyo Olympics.

What is the matter ?

Indian wrestler Vinesh Phogat has taken training from her coach Waller Ekos in Hungary. And from there he flew directly to Tokyo. After this, when she reached Tokyo, this controversy started.

According to news agency PTI, Vinesh Phogat in Tokyo refused to stay in the sports village and train with other Indian players.

Along with this, she also refused to wear the jersey of Shiv Naresh, the official sponsor of the Indian team. She wore a Nike logo dress during his bouts.

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A source associated with the Wrestling Federation of India has told PTI, "This is gross indiscipline. She has been temporarily suspended and banned from all wrestling activities. 

She will not be able to participate in any national or domestic event until the Wrestling Federation of India takes a final decision on this.

The Wrestling Federation of India faced criticism from the Indian Olympic Association as to why they (the Wrestling Federation of India) could not keep their players under control. The Indian Olympic Association has issued a notice to the Wrestling Federation of India in this matter."

No way kept from Indian players:

Officials accompanying the Indian contingent in Tokyo have told PTI that Vinesh Phogat created a ruckus there that she would not stay in the rooms next to Indian players Sonam, Anshu Malik and Seema Bisla as these players came from India and She can get infected by them.

This official also said that, "She did not play with any Indian wrestler. It seemed as if she had come with the Hungarian team and she had nothing to do with the Indian team.

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One day it so happened that Vinesh Phogat's training schedule and Indian girls' schedule matched each other. In such a situation, Phogat decided not to train on that day. This is not acceptable. Senior players should not behave like this."

Vinesh Phogat has not yet presented her side in this matter.

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