Navjot Kaur 1st Indian Woman to Win Gold in Asian Wrestling Championship

Navjot Kaur has clinched the 1st gold medal for India in the Asian Wrestling championship in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. She defeated Imai Miyu of Japan in the final of women’s 65 kg freestyle. With 1 gold, 2 silver and 1 bronze medal, India was at the second spot in the medals tally.



Vinesh Phogat and Pinki of Indian Railways claimed silver medals while Sakshi Malik won a bronze in the 62-kilogram category. China was leading the table with 4 gold and 1 bronze medal while Japan was at the third place with 1 gold, 1 silver and 2 bronze medals.
Source- AIR World Service
Static/Current Takeaways Important for Canara Bank PO 2018 Exam-
  • Kyrgyzstan Capital-  Bishkek, Currency- Kyrgyzstani som.