2018 Commonwealth Games: India Sent 12 Wrestlers, All Of Them Got Medals – What A Performance!
High hopes are one thing but when you surpass all expectations and actually get results beyond your wildest dreams, well then it is something to consider special. That is exactly how India will be feeling as far as their wrestlers are concerned Why so? Because we sent 12 wrestlers and guess who many got medals? Yes! All 12!
Amazing right? Well truth be told even the most ardent wrestling fan would not have predicted this. 12 out of 12 – no way! But it did happen and needless to say, all of India is rejoicing.
Somveer makes a perfect 12 in Wrestling!💪
With a🥉in men’s 86 kg freestyle #GC2018WRESTLING, Somveer makes a perfect 12 for 🇮🇳in Wrestling. Every Indian wrestler is coming home with a medal from #GC2018. Great going champions. Congratulations to all 🎉 #IndiaAtCWG pic.twitter.com/S3tbW13Fvo
— Rajyavardhan Rathore (@Ra_THORe) April 14, 2018
It is no mean achievement. A hundred per cent record is something to be proud of.
छोरी में बहुत दम है 💪💪💪
Vinesh Phogat wins Gold Medal 🥇 in Women’s 50kg Freestyle wrestling 🤼♀️ .
This is her second consecutive CWG gold. #GC2018 @Phogat_Vinesh We are Proud of you Vinesh…💐Congrats pic.twitter.com/CneObgJLcH
— Maj Surendra Poonia (@MajorPoonia) April 14, 2018
So who are the ones who got us the medals? Let’s take a look at these 12 exceptional individuals:
1. Rahul Aware
Category: 57 KG category
2. Bajrang Punia
Category: Men’s 65 KG
3. Sushil Kumar
Category: Men’s 74 KG
4. Sumit Malik
Category: Men’s 125 KG
5. Vinesh Phogat
Category: Women’s 50 KG
6. Mausam Khatri
Category: Men’s 97 KG freestyle
7. Pooja Dhanda
Category: women’s 57kg freestyle
8. Babita Kumari
Category: Women’s 53
Category: Men’s 83 KG category
10. Sakshi Malik
Category: Women’s 62 KG category
11. Divya Kakran
Category: Women’s 68 KG freestyle
12. Kiran Bishnoi
Category: Women’s 76 KG
News credit : Indiatimes