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Legendary Goonga Pehelwan banned from World championships for revolting against Deaf Wrestling Federation

2018 Goonga Pehelwan
Goonga Pehelwan has 7 international medals to his name.

Legendary deaf and mute wrestler Virender Singh also known as 'Goonga Pehelwan' has been banned from taking part in the World Championships in Russia this month after he spoke against the All India Sports Council of the Deaf for allegedly not paying the due amount to the athletes. Singh had revolted against the Federation after he and his team-mates were not paid the promised amount after the Deaflympics in 2017.

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Source: Times Now News

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