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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!

India won 12 out of 12 medalsq

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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. 

It is no mean achievement. A hundred per cent record is something to be proud of.

So who are the ones who got us the medals? Let’s take a look at these 12 exceptional individuals:

1. Rahul Aware

Rahul Aware

PTI

Category:  57 KG category

Medal: Gold

2. Bajrang Punia

Bajrang Punia

BCCL

Category: Men’s 65 KG

Medal: Gold

3. Sushil Kumar

Sushil Kumar

AFP

Category: Men’s 74 KG

Medal: Gold

4. Sumit Malik

Sumit Malik

Twitter

Category: Men’s 125 KG

Medal: Gold

5. Vinesh Phogat

Vinesh Phogat

PTI

Category: Women’s 50 KG

Medal: Gold

6. Mausam Khatri

Mausam Khatri

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AFP

Category: Men’s 97 KG freestyle

Medal: Silver

7. Pooja Dhanda

Pooja Dhanda

PTI

Category: women’s 57kg freestyle

Medal: Silver

8. Babita Kumari 

Babita Kumari

AFP

Category: Women’s 53 

Medal: Silver

9. Somveer 

Somveer

PTI

Category: Men’s 83 KG category

Medal: Bronze

10. Sakshi Malik

Sakshi Malik

PTI

Category: Women’s 62 KG category

Medal: Bronze

11. Divya Kakran

Divya Kakran

AFP

Category: Women’s 68 KG freestyle

Medal: Bronze

12. Kiran Bishno

Kiran Bishnoi

Twitter

Category: Women’s 76 KG 

Medal: Bronze

News credit : Indiatimes

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