Renowned wrestler Sukhchain Singh Cheema dies

Resham Gupta
Last Updated: Jan 11 2018 14:48

WRESTLING- Renowned wrestler and coach Sukhchain Singh Cheema has passed away after a road accident Wednesday night on the Patiala Bypass.

Cheema, son of ‘Rustum-e-Hind’ title winner and Olympian Kesar Singh Cheema, was  a bronze medallist in the 1974 Tehran Asian Games.

Punjab and Indian wrestling will always feel his absence in the akhara and dangal circuit.