India’s star female wrestler Vinesh Phogat started her Olympic campaign with a win today. In the women’s 53kg freestyle wrestling mat, Vinesh defeated Swedish wrestler Magdalena Matsson 7-1 in a one-sided match. With the victory in this match, Vinesh has reached the quarter-finals of the Olympics.
Belarus wrestler will clash in quarter finals
Vinesh Phogat, a strong contender for India’s gold medal in wrestling, will face Belarus’s wrestler Vanesa Kaladzinskaya in the quarter-finals. World number one female wrestler Vinesh Phogat would like to create history by winning this match and cementing her place in the semi-finals. Vinesh’s quarterfinal bout will start at 8:50 IST.
Entire country’s eyes are on Vinesh
The eyes of the whole country are on India’s star wrestler Vinesh Phogat. The whole country hopes that this daughter of India will definitely wave her flag in the Olympics and will continue to get the country a gold medal. Actually Vinesh is currently the world number one female wrestler in the ranking of wrestling. He has won gold medals in many tournaments around the world on the basis of his hard work and talent.
Golden chance to forget the pain of 2016 Rio Olympics
Even during the 2016 Rio Olympics, Vinesh Phogat’s Olympic medal was believed to be confirmed. But she got injured during the match with China’s Sanyan. His right knee suffered such a severe injury that he had to be taken from the mat with the help of a stretcher. Vinesh has made a great start in the Tokyo Olympics, she would like to forget the pain of Rio by winning the gold medal for India in this Olympics. Sakshi Malik won bronze medal in women’s wrestling from India in Rio Olympics.