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 fashion wrestler and as many ladies made the reduce for the Video games however the nation couldn’t get even a single quota in Greco Roman fashion.
“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 suggestion 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 outcome. 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 informed SAI that his providers aren’t required,” Tomar informed PTI.
Tomar stated they’ll search for new overseas coaches after the Olympics.
WFI had additionally sacked Iran’s Hossein Karimi (free fashion) and American Andrew Cook dinner (girls) mid-way into their phrases, saying it had turn into tough to take care of their tantrums.