India’s Sakshi Malik beat Aisuluu Tynybekova bringing home a bronze medal in the womens freestyle wrestling 58kg category in the bronze medal bout. This incredible player managed to become the first female wrestler to win an Olympic medal.
She fought the battle from 0-5 down to seal the bout at 8-5. In less then a minute left on the clock she scored a three-point move to seal the bout giving India it’s first medal at Rio 2016 Olympics.
Watch the last 10 seconds when Sakshi was down by 5-4:-
#SakshiMalik Won the Bronze Medal for India in Rio Olympic 2016, Congratulation everyone pic.twitter.com/xfxJcs2r4x
— Anil Parashar (@apparashar) August 17, 2016
She turned the game in last 10 seconds. Here’s the video of Sakshi Malik receiving the first ever medal for India in Rio Olympics 2016:-
#SakshiMalik win India’s first #Olympics medal@Olympics @StoryPicker @Sport360 @SportsCenter @Sportskeeda #IND pic.twitter.com/GBxC8ewKoS
— Rahul Arya (@IamRahulArya) August 17, 2016
We are proud of Sakshi Malik who won first medal for India in Rio olympics. Share this video & share the joy!
Congrats to everyone!