Babita Phogat wins 1st wrestling medal for India, navyamedia

Babita Phogat wins 1st wrestling medal for India

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The 28-year-old Babita Kumari Phogat won a silver medal in the women’s freestyle 53 kg Nordic System event today to claim India’s first wrestling medal at the Commonwealth Games 2018.

This is Babita’s third Commonwealth medal after winning a gold at 2014 Glasgow and a silver in 2010 Delhi.

Three other Indian wrestlers will be fighting for a medal today.