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Indian wrestlers win 22 medals from the U20 Asian Championships

India delivered a superb performance at the U20 Asian Championships where the talented grapplers clinched 22 medals - 4 gold, 9 silver, and 9 bronze to conclude a fantastic outing.

The Indian womens team bagged a medal in all the 10 categories they participated in at the Asian Championships (Source: Twitter)
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The Indian women's team bagged a medal in all the 10 categories they participated in at the Asian Championships (Source: Twitter)

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The Bridge Desk

Published: 12 July 2022 7:51 AM GMT

Indian grapplers had a fantastic outing at the U20 Asian Wrestling Championships in Manama, Bahrain where they won as many as 22 medals that concluded on Sunday night.

Winning 4 gold medals, 9 silver and 9 bronze, the talented bunch of grapplers put up a good show and gave a stiff fight to worthy competitors from Iran and Kazakhstan, among other strong nations. While three women - Priyanka, Aarju and Antim won gold, it was Sujeet who secured the lone gold for the men from the event.

In both the men's and women's wrestling, the Indian team finished in the second-ranking spot while they finished fifth in the Men's Greco-Roman event.

Here are the Indian medallists from the U20 Asian Wrestling Championships

Gold: Priyanka (65kg), Aainrju (68kg), Antim (53kg), Sujeet (65kg)

Silver: Sweety (50kg), Reena (55kg), Bipasha (72kg), Priya (76kg), Mulaym Yadav (70kg), Ashish (97kg), Mohit Kumar (61kg), Jaideep (74kg), Mahendran Gaikwad (125kg)

Bronze: Sito (57kg), Tanu (59kg), Sarika (62kg), Aman (57kg), Deepak (79kg), Jointy Kumar (86kg), Akash (92kg), Rohit Dahiya (82kg), Ankit Gulia (67kg)

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