Asiad 2018: Bajrang wins 1st gold, Apurvi-Ravi take bronze on Day 1

Jakarta, Aug 19 : Wrestler Bajrang Punia won India’s first gold medal while shooters Apurvi Chandela and and Ravi Kumar bagged a bronze medal on the opening day of the 18th Asian Games here on Sunday. Punia clinched the gold medal in the men’s freestyle 65-kg category defeating Daichi Takatani of Japan 11-8 in the […]

Wrestler Bajrang clinches Asiad gold, Sushil flops

Jakarta, Aug 19 : Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia on Sunday clinched the gold in the men’s freestyle 65 kg category even as veteran Sushil Kumar suffered a shock first-round defeat in the 74-kg category at the 18th Asian Games here. Bajrang defeated Daichi Takatani of Japan 11-8 in the final. It was his second successive […]