04 Aug
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Indian wrestler Vinesh Phogat could face former world champion Vanesa Kaladzinskaya in the quarters. India’s Vinesh Phogat will begin her quest for an Olympic medal against Sofia Magdalena Mattsson of Sweden in the women’s 53kg at Tokyo 2020 on Thursday. Vinesh Phogat, who is unbeaten in 2021, is the top seed at the Tokyo Olympics…

04 Aug
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Ravi Kumar Dahiya won his quarter-final bout by technical superiority. The Indian wrestler faces Kazakhstan’s Nurislam Sanayev in the Tokyo 2020 semi-finals. India’s Ravi Kumar Dahiya marched into the Tokyo 2020 Olympics men’s 57kg freestyle wrestling event’s semi-finals after beating Bulgaria’s Georgi Vangelov in the quarters on Wednesday. Ravi Kumar Dahiya won the bout at…

03 Aug
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Anshu Malik faces reigning European wrestling champion Iryna Kurachkina in women’s 57kg and may run into Rio silver medallist Valeria Koblova in the quarter-finals. On Tuesday, Indian wrestlers Anshu Malik, Deepak Punia and Ravi Kumar Dahiya got to know their opponents for the opening round of their respective events at the Tokyo Olympics. Anshu Malik,…