The Tokyo 2020 dream for celebrated Indian women wrestling star Sakshi Malik is all but over. The Rio Olympic Bronze medallist Malik crashed out of the Olympic qualifiers race as she was stunned by 2 time cadet world champion Sonam Malik in the Semi-Finals.
Sakshi who has been off color since the last few months still started off as favorite to qualify from 62kg category. The Railway girl was training in Colorado Springs since last 3 weeks in order to prepare not only for these trials but also the Asian championship and the Asian Olympic Qualifiers in China scheduled for the month of March.
18 year old Sonam stuns Sakshi Malik – After getting direct entry into the semi-finals of the trials, Sakshi was up against the two time cadet world champion Sonam Malik. No one gave the youngster any chance but the Haryana teenager Sonam got better of Sakshi in intense duel. The duo had ended up leveled 10-each in their…Click here to continue reading