Ravi Dahiya revived from being 2-9 down to drag off a definitive win through fall. Against Nurislam Sanayev of Kazakhstan to storm into the men’s 57kg free-form last of the Tokyo Olympics, on Wednesday.
India’s Ravi Kumar Dahiya made a wonderful comeback. Within the last circular to defeat Kazakhstan’s Nurislam Sanayev through a drop. Within the men’s 57kg elimination round at the Tokyo Olympics on Wednesday.
The 23-year-old has secured at slightest a silver award for India.
Ravi Kumar has gotten to be as it were the 2nd Indian wrestler. After Sushil Kumar to challenge in an Olympic last. The Chhatrasal Stadium understudy will confront the Russian Olympic Committee’s Uguev within the last on Thursday. The 4th seed will have his assignment cut out against the 2nd seed. Who defeated Iran’s Attrinagharchi 8-3 within the semi-final.
The fourth-seeded Indian was trailing 2-9 when Sanayev affected many ”fitley” (leg bind) moves to drag ahead but as the clock ticked absent. Dahiya regrouped and got hold of his equal with a twofold leg assault that brought about a triumph by fall.
Before this, Sushil Kumar was the as it were Indian to create the gold medal bout in the 2012 London Games and settle for silver.
The 23-year Dahiya had won both his past bouts on specialized prevalence en course of the final.
Dahiya outflanked Colombia’s Tigreros Urbano (13-2) in his opener and after that outmaneuvered Bulgaria’s Georgi Valentinov Vangelov (14-4).
KD Jadhav had ended up India’s to begin with wrestler — and the primary person Olympic medallist — to win a bronze at the 1952 Helsinki Games.
After that, Sushil improved wrestling’s profile by winning a bronze at the 2008 Beijing Recreations and bettered the colour of the decoration by claiming a noteworthy silver in the 2012 London Olympics.
That made Sushil India’s as it were athlete with two-person Olympic awards for nine a long time, an accomplishment that has presently been coordinated by shuttler PV Sindhu.
Within the same 2012 London Diversions, Yohesgwar Dutt won a bronze.
Sakshi Malik got to be the primary Indian lady wrestler to win an Olympic medal when she took a bronze within the 2016 Rio Games.