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Vinesh creates history with Asian Games gold

Jakarta: India’s ace female wrestler Vinesh Phogat created history by clinching gold medal in women’s Freestyle 50kg category here on Monday.

Vinesh tamed Japan Yuki Ire 6-2 to become first woman wrestler from India to clinch a gold in Asian Games.

“Gold was my only aim as three or four times before I had finished with silver in Asian meets. I didn’t want to return with silver again this time round,” said a jubilant Vinesh.

“I had a great opportunity again and my body was responding well. I had really worked hard and everything came together toda…
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