Indians at Dan Kovlov 2019
The medal winners for India at the Dan Kovlov 2019 wrestling event is listed below:
- Bajrang Punia won gold in the Men’s freestyle wrestling 65kg category.
- Pooja Dhanda claimed gold in the Women’s 59kg category.
- Sakshi Malik claimed silver medal in the Women’s 65kg category.
- Sandeep Tomar claimed silver medal in the Men’s 61kg category.
- Vinesh Phogat claimed silver medal in the Women’s 53kg
The Wrestling event was being held at Ruse, Bulgaria.
The Wrestling event is named after wrestling legend Doncho Kolеv Danev better known by the ring name Dan Kolov. Dan Kolov was a Bulgarian wrestler and he was the first European freestyle wrestling champion from Bulgaria.
Dan Kovlov had between 1,500 and 2,000 fights and won almost all of them and he has registered only three losses in official matches.