The Sports activities Authority of India (SAI) on Friday introduced that it has relieved Georgian wrestling coach Temo Kazarashvili for non-performance since not one of the Greco Roman wrestlers may qualify for the Tokyo Video games.
India had employed Kazarashvili in February 2019 to coach nation’s Greco Roman wrestlers on the nationwide camp in Sonepat until Olympics.
Whereas 4 males’s free type wrestler and as many ladies made the lower for the Video games however the nation couldn’t get even a single quota in Greco Roman type.
“Sports activities Authority of India (SAI) has relieved overseas wrestling coach Temo Kazarashvili of his contract after no Indian Greco-Roman grappler secured Olympic Video games qualification,” SAI stated in a press release.
“The choice was taken following a advice from the Wrestling Federation of India. His contract with SAI was from February 2019 until the Olympics,” it added.
Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) Assistant secretary Vinod Tomar defended the choice.
“We had employed him particularly for Olympics however there isn’t any consequence. His contract was until August this 12 months however since there isn’t any nationwide camp what he would have finished now when all the main target is on Tokyo Video games, so we advised SAI that his providers usually are not required,” Tomar advised PTI.
Tomar stated they are going to search for new overseas coaches after the Olympics.
WFI had additionally sacked Iran’s Hossein Karimi (free type) and American Andrew Prepare dinner (girls) mid-way into their phrases, saying it had develop into tough to cope with their tantrums.