Bajrang Punia: Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia won the bronze medal at the World Wrestling Championships in Belgrade, Serbia on Sunday. With this victory, he has made a big record in his name. Actually, wrestler Bajrang Punia has won 4 medals in the World Wrestling Championship so far. In this way, Bajrang Punia has become the first Indian wrestler to win 4 medals in the World Wrestling Championship. Bajrang Punia achieved this feat by winning the bronze medal in the 65 kg category at the World Wrestling Championships in Belgrade, Serbia.
Bajrang Punia won bronze by defeating Sebastian C. Rivera
Bajrang Punia defeated Sebastian C. Rivera of Puerto Rico to win the bronze medal in the World Wrestling Championship. The Indian wrestler defeated Puerto Rico’s Sebastian C. Rivera 11-9. Earlier, Bajrang Punia had to face John Michael Diakomihalis of America in the quarter-finals of the World Wrestling Championship. However, the Indian wrestler then qualified for the bronze medal match through the repechage round where he defeated Vazhen Tevanyan of Armenia 7-6.
Bajrang Punia has won 4 medals so far in the World Wrestling Championship
It is worth noting that Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia has earlier won medals in the World Wrestling Championships in the years 2013, 2018 and 2019. Actually, he has won the bronze medal 3 times, while he has won the silver medal once. Bajrang Punia won the silver medal in the World Wrestling Championship 2018. Earlier, India had fielded a 30-member team at the World Wrestling Championships in Belgrade, Serbia, but only two wrestlers managed to win medals.
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