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Wrestler Bajrang wins gold at Asian C'ships

Samarth Srivastava

Samarth SrivastavaBy Samarth Srivastava

Published on 13 May 2017 3:25 PM GMT

Wrestler Bajrang wins gold at Asian Cships
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Wrestler Bajrang wins gold at Asian C'ships
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New Delhi: Bajranj Punia won the first gold medal for India at the Asian Wrestling Championship by defeating Lee Seungchul of South Korea in the final of the men's 65 kg division here on Saturday.

Bajranj staged a superb comeback after conceeding the lead to dominate the second and final round and script a comprehensive 6-2 win.

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Sarita took silver in the women's 58 kilogram category earlier in the day. Sarita lost 0-6 to Aisuluu Tynybekova of Kyrgyzstan in the final.

-IANS

Samarth Srivastava

Samarth Srivastava

Employed as sub-editor at newstrack.com. A learner, who loves covering sports, entertainment and defence kind of stuff.

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