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India’s 4 wrestlers including Bajrang Punia, Deepak Punia, Ravi Dahiya and Vinesh Phogat have already qualified for the world’s largest sporting event. (File photo)
India’s star wrestler Bajrang Poonia has announced to distance himself from social media platforms. He said on Monday that I am closing all my social media handles from today. Now you will meet all after the Olympics. The Olympics in Tokyo, Japan will begin from July 23 and will run till August 8.
Bajrang appeals to fans to keep their love
Bajrang also appealed to the fans to pray for him. He said that I hope the fans will keep their love. Jai Hind. This time the wrestling team of India has high hopes of winning the medal in the Olympics. Bajrang celebrated his 27th birthday on 26 February.
4 wrestlers including Bajrang have qualified for the Olympics
India’s 4 wrestlers, including Bajrang, have already qualified for the world’s largest sporting event. Apart from them, Deepak Poonia and Ravi Dahiya have achieved Olympic quota in their weight categories.
At the same time, women’s wrestler Vinesh Phogat has also qualified for the Tokyo Olympics in the 53kg category. She is the only woman wrestler from India to qualify for the Olympics. Bajrang’s wife Sangeeta Phogat is also a wrestler.
Two more chances to qualify for wrestlers
However, Indian wrestlers still have two chances to win the Olympic quota. Next year Asian qualifiers are to be held in Kazakhstan from 9 to 11 April and in Bulgaria from 6 to 9 May.
Bajrang Punia will be seen in UWW Ranking Series
Bajrang has recently returned from the US. He was training at the Cliff Kean Wrestling Club in Michigan for a month. Bajrang will now appear in the UWW Ranking Series. The tournament starts at Metia Pelicon, Italy starting Thursday.