World Wrestling Championships Under-23: Vinod Kumar and Bajrang Punia Bag Silver Medals

Asian Champions Bajrang Punia and Vinod Kumar Omprakash bag Silver medals at U23 World Championship. This was India’s third medal at the World Championship. Only other medal was won by Ritu Phogat. In Freestyle, Indian Men’s team earned 21 points to finish 9th 42 teams.

The Silver medal was Bajrang’s first in 65 Kg category at world level. Indians won medals in Women’s and Men’s Freestyle event. In Greco-Roman, India’s best finish was quarterfinals.

For complete results of Indian Wrestlers in all three categories, view link.

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