Commonwealth Games 2022: Sakshi Malik Wins Gold in Women’s Wrestling
Star Indian wrestler, Sakshi Malik has won the gold medal in
the Women’s Wrestling Freestyle 62Kg at the 2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games.
She defeated Ana Godinez Gonzalez of Canada in the final.
The 29-year-old defeated England’s Kelsey Barnes 10-0 via
technical superiority in the quarter-final and then beat Cameroon’s Berthe
Emilienne Etane Ngolle 10-0 via technical superiority in the semi-final.
Sakshi Malik is an Indian freestyle wrestler.
At the 2016 Summer Olympics, she won the bronze medal in the 58 kg category, becoming the first Indian female wrestler to win a medal at the Olympics.
Medals: Wrestling at the 2022 Commonwealth Games - Women's 62 kg freestyle.