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Wrestlers Bajrang Punia, Ravi Kumar qualify for 2020 Olympics

Bajrang Punia and Ravi Kumar secured their berths in next year’s Tokyo Olympics reaching semifinals at the World Wrestling Championships. Bajrang thrashed North Korea’s Jong Son 8-2 in the 65 kg quarterfinal bout to grab his maiden Olympics berth. Ravi defeated Japan’s Yuki Takahashi 6-1 in the 57 kg quarters. Both the wrestlers lost in their semifinals bout as Punia’s semifinal defeat have raised controversies.