Bajrang Punia, Ravi Dahiya won bronze at World Wrestling Championships

Published on September 21, 2019
Current context: Bajrang Punia and Ravi Dahiya clinched bronze at the World Championships in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan.
Bajrang Punia, Ravi Dahiya won bronze at World Wrestling Championships 
  • Bajrang defeated Mongolian Tulga Tumur Ochir.
  • This is Bajrang’s 3rd World Championship medal after winning silver in 2018 and bronze in 2013 in Budapest.
  • Dahiya beat Iran's reigning Asian champion Reza Ahmadali Atrinagharchi.
  • Both sealed a spot at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics in 65 kg category (Bajrang) and 57 kg (Ravi) category by qualifying for the bronze medal round.
  • India’s medal count has increased to three medals with Vinesh Phogat winning bronze in the women's 53kg category.
  • The last time when India won 3 medals in the WC was in 2013 (Amit Dahiya, Bajrang Punia and Sandeep Tulsi Yadav).


Q.1 Choose the wrestlers who have scored medals at the World Championships 2019?
a. Bajrang Punia
b. Ravi Dahiya
c. Vinesh Phogat
d. Amit Dahiya
e. Only a, b, c

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