India’s wrestling pride Vinesh Phoghat is now the new world number 2 in the UWW rankings chart. Vinesh won bronze for India at the recently concluded wrestling world championship at Nur-Sultan. This was Vinesh’s first world championship medal and this is also the first time that India’s wonder lady has occupied the number 2 spot in the world ranking charts in the 53kg weight category.
Vinesh through her performance at Nur-Sultan also qualified for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. And if Vinesh can maintain her rankings till Tokyo 2020, she can ensure little easier draw for herself at the Olympics.
Vinesh lost to Mayu Mukaida of Japan in the second round at the world championships but came back strongly to win bronze through the repechage round. In the bronze medal fight 2018 Asian Games gold-medallist…….Continue reading: Click here