Wrestler Bajrang Punia loses men's 65 kg semi-final

Wrestler Bajrang Punia loses men's freestyle 65 kg semi-final

The Indian wrestler will face the ROC's Gadzhimurad Rashidov in the bronze medal match

Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia. Credit: Reuters Photo

Wrestler Bajrang Punia lost 12-5 in the semi-final of the men's freestyle 65 kg event against Azerbaijan's Aliyev Haji, ending India's hope for an Olympic gold medal.

The Indian wrestler will face the ROC's Gadzhimurad Rashidov in the bronze medal match.

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