CWG 2022: Wrestling competitions start from today, Bajrang Punia hopes for a medal, know the schedule of Indian wrestlers

In the Commonwealth Games 2022, India has won the maximum 10 medals in weightlifting. After weightlifting, India’s biggest medal hopes are in the wrestling events, which begin today. The wrestling matches will be played on August 5 and 6. In the 2018 Commonwealth Games, India won 12 medals in wrestling, out of which 5 were […]
 


CWG 2022: Wrestling competitions start from today, Bajrang Punia hopes for a medal, know the schedule of Indian wrestlers

In the Commonwealth Games 2022, India has won the maximum 10 medals in weightlifting. After weightlifting, India’s biggest medal hopes are in the wrestling events, which begin today. The wrestling matches will be played on August 5 and 6. In the 2018 Commonwealth Games, India won 12 medals in wrestling, out of which 5 were gold medals. India is expected to perform better in wrestling this time as well.

After weightlifting, India has high hopes from wrestling. World champion and Olympic bronze medalist Bajrang Punia is India’s star in wrestling and the country is hoping for gold from him. Bajrang 65kg, Vinesh Phogat 53kg, Sakshi Malik 62kg and Divya Kakran will compete for medals in the 68kg category.

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Today’s program of Indian wrestlers

03:00 hrs: Mohit Grewal, Men’s Freestyle 125kg (Wrestling)

03:00 PM: Bajrang Punia Men’s Freestyle 65kg (Wrestling)

03:00 hrs: Deepak Punia, Men’s Freestyle 86kg (Wrestling)

03:00 : Anshu Malik – Women’s Freestyle 57kg (Wrestling)

03:00 hrs: Sakshi Malik – Women’s Freestyle 62kg (Wrestling)

03:00 hrs: Divya Kakran – Women’s Freestyle 68kg (Wrestling).