#DeepakPunia

New Delhi, Aug 8 (PTI) India capped off its best-ever performance in the Olympics with a haul of seven medals, including a gold.

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India's Deepak Punia (R) competes with MN Amine from San Marino in men’s freestyle 86kg bronze medal match. (Photo credit: File/PTI)

  • The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has cancelled Gaidarov's accreditation
  • Murad Gaidarov has been guiding Deepak since 2018
  • Gaidarov, 42, had won a silver medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympics

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Wrestler Deepak Punia in action during the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. (Photo credit: Twitter/ANI)

  • Deepak Punia faced San Marino's Nazem Myles Amine in the bronze medal match
  • The Indian competed in the men's freestyle 86kg match
  • Deepak Punia is ranked 2 in the world

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Family members and neighbours of Ravi Kumar Dahiya celebrating in Sonipat. (Photo credit: Twitter/@ANI)

  • India's Ravi Kumar Dahiya will face ROC's Zavur Uguev in the men's freestyle 57kg final
  • He became only the second Indian wrestler to qualify for the title clash at the Olympic Games
  • He is now only the fifth Indian wrestler to have won an Olympic medal

Chiba (Japan), Aug 4 (PTI) Indian wrestler Deepak Punia will fight for bronze medal after he was outclassed by formidable American David Morris Taylor in the 86kg semifinals of the Olympic ...

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Deepak Punia is competing at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. (Photo credit: Twitter/ChennaiIPL)

  • USA's David Taylor effected one move after another to win by technical superiority
  • Deepak Punia could make only one move on counter attack
  • Punia will now fight for the bronze medal

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Deepak Punia is competing at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. (Photo credit: Twitter/ChennaiIPL)

  • Deepak Punia was born on May 19 in Haryana's Jhajjar district
  • He got into wrestling at the age of four
  • Punia has been trained by two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar

Chiba (Japan), Aug 4 (PTI) Ravi Dahiya was his usual dominant self while Deepak Punia pulled off a decisive two-pointer towards the end of his quarterfinal as the two Indian wrestlers stormed ...

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Deepak Punia is an Indian freestyle wrestler. (Photo credit: Twitter)

  • Deepak Punia is ranked second in the world
  • The Indian wrestler registered a victory by technical superiority
  • He is one of India's bright medal prospects in wrestling at the Summer Games

Chiba (Japan), Aug 4 (PTI) Indian wrestlers Ravi Dahiya and Deepak Punia began their Olympics campaigns with technical superiority victories, reaching the men's freestyle 57kg and 86kg ...