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CWG 2022: Sports Minister Anurag Thakur hails wrestlers Sakshi Malik, Bajrang Punja and Deepak Punia | Commonwealth Games 2022 News

NEW DELHI: Union Sports Minister Anurag Thakur congratulated wrestler Sakshi Malik on her gold medal win on the Commonwealth video games in Birmingham. Calling Malik’s bout a splendid efficiency, Minister Thakur hailed the champion.
“Splendid performance @SakshiMalik! Congratulations on this superior display of skills to win a GOLD for India. Moving from Bronze in CWG 2018 to a Gold in #CWG2022 is a display of your constant focus and dedication. You played like a champion, till you had bagged the medal,” Tweeted Thakur.

Indian wrestler Sakshi Malik clinched nation’s third medal in wrestling by defeating Ana Paula Godinez Gonzalez within the finals of girls’s freestyle 62 kg class on Friday.

Earlier, star Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia clinched Gold Medal for India after profitable the ultimate towards Canada’s Lachlan Mcneil in males’s 65 kg.