Sushil Kumar won Bronze Medal in Wrestling for India

Wednesday, August 20, 2008

Sushil Kumar won Bronze Medal in Wrestling for India

!!! Hurray !!!

India's Sushil Kumar claimed bronze in the Men's Freestyle Wrestling 66 kilogram class on Wednesday, August 20.

Sushil KumarIndia's Sushil Kumar crerated history by wining a Bronze Medal in 66kg Freestyle Wrestling at Beijing Olympics. This is India's second medal at Beijning Olympics after Abhinav Bindra's gold medal. Sushil Kumar beat Spiridonov of Kazhakastan in the bronze medal bout. Sushil Kumar entered the bronze medal bout through the repecharge round even if he lost in the first round.

Sushil Kumar reminded Indian people of K D Yadav's bronze medal in Wrestling in 1952 Helsinki Olympic Games. People across India erupted into joy and celebration, as the news flashed that Sushil Kumar won a bronze medal at Beijing Olympics.

For the first time in its Olympics history, India has won two individual medals. :D

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