Olympic Medallist Sushil Kumar Might Join WWE Soon

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Two time Olympic medallist Indian wrestler Sushil Kumar might join WWE soon following the footsteps of “The Great Khali.” WWE’s Director of Talent Development Canyon Ceman is currently in New Delhi and he is supposed to have talks with Sushil Kumar today. Apart from recruiting Sushil, WWE might also open its doors for trainee wrestlers of Chhatrasal Stadium, where Sushil Kumar trained throughout his career.

Sushil Kumar
Sushil Kumar

If the deal goes through, it will be huge push for popularising WWE in India. After “The Great Khali”, WWE hired Lovepreet Sangha and Satender Ved Pal to represent India in their roster. After his failed attempt to represent Indian in Rio Olympics, Sushil Kumar has been interested about professional wrestling. Raman Raheja, and official of Sushil’s management company Super Sport said in a statement, “We are exploring all options for Sushil to get into professional wrestling and are in talks with WWE, I can’t obviously give you internal details of when we are meeting etc, but I can confirm that Sushil is very much interested in growing a Pro Wrestling career now.”

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Soumyajit is an SAP technical consultant with a flair for writing. An avid blog reader, he started off with a free WordPress blog and slowly moved to his own personal news and blog site. Apart from writing he loves reading books, playing table tennis and long bike trips. He is currently trying to learn playing guitar and failing miserably.

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