Mon, 21 Sep 2020

New Delhi [India], Jan 19 (ANI): Indian wrestlers Bajrang Punia and Ravi Dahiya bagged gold medals at the Rome Ranking Series event in the 65kg and 61kg categories respectively.

Punia defeated the USA's Jordan Oliver 4-3 in the final clash while Dahiya thrashed Kazakhstan's Nurbolat Abdualiyev 6-0."TOPSAthlete @BajrangPunia won the gold medal at the RomeRankingSeries event in men's 65 kg freestyle after beating Jordan Oliver of USA. TOPSAthlete RaviDahiya also won gold in men's 61 kg. Many congratulations to both. @KirenRijiju @DGSAI @FederationWrest @PIB_India," SAI Media tweeted.

On January 18, women wrestler Vinesh Phogat bagged the gold medal at the same event in the 53kg category. She trounced Ecudor's Luisa Elizabeth Valverde 4-0 in the final . (ANI)

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