Ashu, Aditya Kundu and Hardeep received a bronze medal every of their respective weight classes as Indian wrestlers bagged 5 medals in Greco-Roman occasions of the Asian Wrestling Championships in New Delhi on Wednesday. Whereas Ashu received a bronze in 67kg class, Aditya and Hardeep additionally bagged the medals of similar color within the 72kg and 97kg respectively on the second day of the competitions. Ashu beat Syria’s Abdulkarim Mohammad Al-Hasan 8-1 whereas Kundu defeated Nao Kusaka of Japan 8-Zero inside one and a half minutes in a lop-sided 72kg bronze medal bout.
Later within the night, Hardeep beat Kyrgyzstan’s Beksultan Makhamadzhanovich Makhmudov 3-1 to register India’s third podium end of the day.
India has to date received 5 medals within the championships, after Sunil Kumar’s historic gold in 87kg and Arjun Halakurki’s bronze in 55kg Greco-Roman class on Tuesday.
Gyanender, nonetheless, misplaced 0-6 within the 60kg Greco-Roman bronze medal bout on Wednesday. The gold was received by Kenichiro Fumita of Japan, who beat Kyrgyzstan’s Zholaman Sharshenkov 4-0.
The opposite bronze in 60kg was received by Mehdi Seifollah Mohsen Nejad who beat Kazakhstan’s Aidos Sultangali 4-3.
The opposite bronze within the 67kg class was received by Iran’s Hossein Nasrollah Assadi Kolmati, who beat Japan’s Tsuchika Shimoyamada 5-3, whereas the gold medal went to Korea’s Hansu Ryu, who defeated Uzbekistan’s Makhmud Bakhshilloev 4-1.
Within the 72kg class, moreover Aditya, Ruslan Tsare of Kyrgyzstan received one other bronze, beating Chinese language Taipe’s Yan Kai Chen 8-0.
The gold on this weight division was received by Amin Yavar Kaviyaninejad of Iran with a 8-Zero win over Ibragim Magomadoc of Kazakhstan.
Within the 97kg weight division, Uzbekistan’s Muhammadali Shamsiddinov obtained the higher of Thailand’s Ponlawat Saimmai inside 20 seconds to win the opposite bronze with a 4-Zero scoreline.
The gold on this class was bagged by Mohammadhadi Abdollah Saravi of Iran, who defeated Seyeol Lee of Korea.