Asian Games: 20-year old Divya Kakran wins India another medal in wrestling

first_imgAdvertisementIndian teen wrestling sensation Divya Kakran won a Bronze medal in 68 kg freestyle category by beating Chen Wenling of Taipei in Jakarta, Indonesia on Day 3 of Asian Games.Divya Kakran took just 90 seconds to score 10 points and clinched the medal through technical superiority against Chen Wenling. This is India’s 10th medal at the Asian Games.20-year-old Divya Kakran had also won a bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games, Gold coast earlier this year and had won a silver medal in Asian championships and had also won a gold in Commonwealth championship last year.She became the third Indian wrestler to win a medal at ongoing Asian Games. Vinesh Phogat and Bajrang Punia had won gold medal yesterday.Vinesh’s gold medal was also a historic event as she became the first female wrestler to have won a gold medal at the Asian Games.For 20-year-old Divya Kakran, her bronze medal at the Asian Games might just kickstart something special which could eventually lead her towards chasing greatness.Also Read-Asian Games: Bajrang Punia wins India’s first Gold medal (VIDEO) Advertisementlast_img read more