New Delhi, April 23. Indian wrestler Ravi Kumar Dahiya has won the gold medal in the Asian Wrestling Championship 2022. In fact, on Saturday, Ravi Kumar Dahiya won gold in the 57kg category by defeating Rakhat Kaljan of Kazakhstan 12-2 in the final. Let us tell you that Tokyo Olympic silver medalist Ravi Kumar Dahiya took the lead in all sets against Rakhat. Let us tell you that this was his second final of the season after winning the silver medal at the Dan Kolov event in February.
Bajrang Punia won silver medal
At the same time, along with gold, silver medal has also come in India‘s account in this championship. In fact, Wrestler Bajrang Punia had to be content with the silver medal after losing 1-3 to Iran’s Rahman Moussa in the final of the 65kg category. On the other hand, Indian wrestler Naveen has won bronze medal by defeating wrestler from Mongolia in the 70kg category.
India’s third gold in this championship
Let us tell you that this is India’s first gold medal in the Asian Wrestling Championship 2022. Ravi Dahiya had earlier won the gold medal in the same tournament held in Delhi in 2020 and in Almaty in 2021. In this way Ravi hit a hat-trick of gold medal.