Vinesh Phogat, who won gold in the Asiad, reached the 53kg final
Bajrang Punia scored 65 and Pooja Dhanda missed a match in 59kg category
Sofia, Bulgaria). Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia and Pooja Dhanda won gold medals in the Dan Kolov-Nikola Petrov International Meet here. Apart from these, three other Indian wrestlers won silver medals. Vinesh Phogat has reached the final of the 53 kg weight category of women.
Sarita Devi won silver medal in 59kg
Bajrang beat Jordan Michael Oliver of America by 12-3 in the 65 kg freestyle final. Bajrang was also successful in winning all three matches. He defeated Eduard Grigorev of Russia in the semi-finals.
Bronze Medalist Pooja of 2018 World Championship did not lose any match in 59kg freestyle and won gold medal. They were successful in winning all three matches. In this category, Sarita Devi of India achieved Silver.
Bronze Medalist of the Rio Olympics in the 65kg final lost his testimony. Sweden's Hena Johansson beat Sakshi 8-3 in a one-sided match. Sakshi defeated world champion Petra Oli in the semi-finals.
In the women's 53kg semi-finals, Vineet defeated America's Sara Ann Hildebrandet. Now, in the final, he will take on China's Qianyu Pang, who won a bronze medal in the World Championship.
In the 61kg category of men category, Sandeep Tomar had to face defeat in the final. He had to be satisfied with the silver medal. Sandeep defeated Nurislam Tsanayev of Kazakhstan 10-0