Tokyo Olympics: Deepak Punia, Ravi Kumar Dahiya enter wrestling semis
Indian wrestlers Deepak Punia and Ravi Kumar Dahiya have reached the semi-finals in their respective categories. In the 86kg freestyle category, punchy Deepak Punia has defeated Agiomor of Nigeria and Ravi Kumar, the Asian Championships gold medal winner, made his way through to men’s freestyle 57kg semis by winning against Bulgarian opponent Georgi Valentinov.
Cricketer Virender Sehwag has praised Ravi Kumar and Deepak for entering into semis. In a tweet, he said, “What a brilliant win by Ravi Kumar Dahiya to qualify for the semi-final. Him along with Deepak Punia are real contenders now.”