Players Rape

National-level kabaddi player says she was raped

A 16-year-old girl who claims to be a national-level kabaddi player has alleged that she was raped by an athlete on July 9. The girl approached the police with her complaint on Monday after which a case was registered. The girl, a resident of north Delhi, claimed she wasn’t conscious when the incident happened. “She said she only recalls seeing ...

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Taekwondo player accuses coach, general sectary of rape

BOKARO: A 22-year-old girl, who is a former Taekwondo player, has lodged a complaint of rape against her coach, Kamlesh Thakur, and the general secretary of Jharkhand Taekwondo Federation Sanjay Sharma. The victim has also alleged that Sharma sexually abused her on multiple occasions after clicking objectionable photographs and threatening to upload those on social media. The girl had lodged ...

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Cricketer alleges rape, cop inaction

CHANDIGARH: A woman cricketer has alleged inaction in the arrest of a self-styled priest from Bhilwara in Rajasthan who raped her on the pretext of marrying her. The survivor claimed to be a part of the Haryana cricket team. The Hisar Sadar police had booked four persons, including the alleged key accused, his friend and a woman friend of the ...

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Wrestler held in connection with rape of kabaddi player

Two days after a 16-year-old girl, who claims to be a national-level kabaddi player, alleged that she was raped on July 9, Delhi Police has arrested a 46-year-old former national level wrestler, on late Tuesday night in connection to the case. The girl approached the police on Monday following which a case was registered at the Model Town police station. ...

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Man posing as coach rapes minor national-level Kabaddi player

In yet another shocking incident, a rape of national level junior Kabbadi player has come to light in Delhi. The minor filed a complaint with the Model Town Police Station recently. According to the survivor, on July 9 she went to Chhatrasal Stadium where she was accosted by a man who identified himself as the administrator and coach at the ...

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UK police interrogate Indian hockey star in rape case

LONDON: Former India captain Sardar Singh was grilled by Yorkshire Police for nearly four hours in Leeds on Monday in relation to a year-old sexual assault case. Sardar was accompanied by the team’s manager-cum-assistant coach Jugraj Singh and an Indian-origin lawyer at the Leeds District Police Headquarters at Elland Road. The complainant, an England international hockey player of Indian origin, ...

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Sexual harassment accusations changed Indian hockey star as a person

Just after the Punjab Warriors had crashed out of the 2017 Hockey India League, Sardar Singh called up and said he had some spare time to sit down to talk about his autobiography that we are working on. I had waited for almost a week but his busy schedule, his training and the stress of keeping his place in the ...

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