WRESTLING FEDERATION OF INDIA ROLLS OUT CONTRACTS SYSTEM FOR WRESTLERS
Dec. 3, 2018

According to WFI President Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh, The Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) has rolled out its revolutionary contracts system for the grapplers.

The wrestlers have been placed in four Grades.The contracts will be reviewed after one year.WFI is the only Indian Olympic Association-affiliated National Sports Federation to offer contracts to its athletes and only the second after the BCCI.

 

Grades  Financial assistance    wrestlers
Grade A    Rs. 30 lakhs  Bajrang Punia and Vinesh Phogat along with Pooja Dhanda.
Grade B Rs. 20 lakhs Sushil Kumar and Sakshi Malik (Rio Olympic bronze medallist)
Grade C      Rs. 10 lakhs   Sandeep Tomar,  Sajan Bhanwal, Ritu Phogat, and Divya Kakran (Asian Games bronze medallist)
Grade D    Rs. 5 lakhs    Rahul Aware, Naveen, Sachin Rathi,  and Anshu Malik