The spectacular performance of Indian players continues on the eighth day of the Commonwealth Games 2022. Actually, Anshu Malik, Deepak Poonia, Bajrang Punia and Sakshi Malik have confirmed their place in the final. In this way, India’s 4 medals in wrestling have been confirmed. At the same time, if we talk about India’s performance in the Commonwealth Games 2022, India has won 20 medals so far. In which apart from 7 gold medals, 7 silver medals and 7 bronze medals are included.
Bajrang Poonia and Deepak Poonia won their match
Deepak Poonia has ensured India’s fourth medal in wrestling by winning the semi-finals. The Indian wrestler defeated Alexander Moore of Canada 3-1 in the 86kg category. However, India’s Mohit Grewal lost against Canada’s Amarveer Dhesi. At the same time, Bajrang Punia has also made his place in the final by winning the semi-final match. Jarang Punia defeated England George Ram 10-0 in the 65kg category.
Sakshi Malik also reached the final
Apart from this, Sakshi Malik also managed to win her match. With this win, Sakshi Malik confirmed her place in the final. She defeated Cameroon’s Berth Emiliene 10-0 in the semi-finals of the 62kg category. In this way, Indian wrestlers have so far confirmed 4 medals in the Commonwealth Games 2022. However, it will be interesting to see who among the four Indian wrestlers can convert medals into gold medals.
Next schedule of Indian wrestlers
Anshu Malik vs. Odunayo Adekuoroye (Nigeria) for the gold in the women’s 57kg category.
For gold in men’s 65kg, Bajrang Punia vs Lachlan McNeil (Canada).
Sakshi Malik vs. Ana Godinez Gonzalez (Canada) for gold in women’s 62kg.
For gold in men’s 86kg, Deepak Punia vs Muhammad Inam (Pakistan).
For the bronze in women’s 68kg, Divya Kakran vs. Tiger Lily Cocker Lemalier (Tonga).
For bronze in men’s 125kg, Mohit Grewal vs Aaron Johnson (Jamaica).