Wrestlers Bajrang Punia, Ravi Kumar qualify for 2020 Olympics04:00:00 PM, Friday 20th of September 2019 | in sports
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.