Paris Olympics 2024: Big success for Vinesh Phogat, achieved Olympic quota in women’s 50 kg

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Kusum । Apr 20 2024 7:41PM

Vinesh Phogat has secured Olympic quota for the country in the women’s 50 kg weight category. He achieved this feat in the semi-finals of the Asian Olympic Qualifiers held in Bishkek, the capital of Kyrgyzstan. During this period, she achieved the quota by defeating Laura Ganikyaji of Kazakhstan 10-0.

India’s star wrestler Vinesh Phogat has secured the Olympic quota for the country in the women’s 50 kg weight category. He achieved this feat in the semi-finals of the Asian Olympic Qualifiers held in Bishkek, the capital of Kyrgyzstan. During this period, she achieved the quota by defeating Laura Ganikyaji of Kazakhstan 10-0. The wrestlers who reach the finals of this tournament will get the quota for Paris Olympics 2024 for their country.

Vinesh gave a strong performance and defeated her rivals. She first defeated Korean rival Miran Cheon in a match that lasted one minute and 39 seconds. The opponent had no answer to his strong grip. In the next match, she defeated Smanang Dit of Cambodia in 67 seconds and made it to the semi-finals.

Vinesh there Before the final, Panghal had secured the quota in the 53 kg category by winning a bronze medal in the World Championship last year. This is 29-year-old Vinesh’s third consecutive Olympic quota. He had earlier also participated in Rio Olympics (2016) and Tokyo Olympics (2020).

Kazakhstan’s 19 year old wrestler Laura in the semi-finals Ganikyaji Presented a bit of a challenge to him but the Indian wrestler used his experience to defeat his young opponent. Vinesh was leading 4-0 in the first period and reached the second period for the first time in this tournament. Once she established her dominance, Vinesh had no problem in defeating her. After winning the selection trials, Vinesh is playing in the 50 kg category.

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