India on Tuesday clinched one gold, one silver, and bronze at the ongoing Asian Wrestling Championship in China’s Xian.
World No. 1 Bajrang Punia logged 10 points in a row in the gold medal bout. He defeated Kazakhstan’s Sayatbek Okassov 12-7 in a nail-biting 65kg men’s freestyle final.
It was Bajrang’s second gold at this championship. He won the first in 2017.
Meanwhile, another Indian Parveen Rana, lost to Bahman Mohammad Teymouri of Iran in the final 0-3 in 79kg category securing a silver medal. In 97 Kg category Satywart Kadian, picked a bronze medal defeating Haobin Gao of China by 8-2.