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WATCH! The moment Sakshi Malik won BRONZE and made over a billion people proud of her

The wrestler, who competes in the 58-kg category, defeated Aisuluu Tynybekova 8-5 to win her maiden medal at the Olympics.

Last Updated: Friday, August 19, 2016 - 00:15
WATCH! The moment Sakshi Malik won BRONZE and made over a billion people proud of her
Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi:  When everyone thought that India’s wait for medal at the Rio Olympics will probably never end, stepped-up wrestler Sakshi Malik to open her nation’s medal tally.

The wrestler, who competes in the 58-kg category, defeated Aisuluu Tynybekova 8-5 to win her maiden medal at the Olympics.

This is also the first medal ever to be won by a female wrestler at the Olympic stage for India.

Watch here, Sakshi’s proud moment:

 

First Published: Thursday, August 18, 2016 - 03:32

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