Greco Roman wrestler Viresh Kundu bagged a Bronze medal on Day 2 of the Asian Junior Championships in New Delhi yesterday.
The 20-year old, who hails from Uttar Pradesh, defeated South Korea’s Jeongyul Kwon, 14-5 in the 97 kg Bronze medal play-off to win his first international medal.
Apart from Kundu, none of the Indian grapplers managed to win a medal yesterday, as the Greco-Roman competitions came to a close.
On the opening day of the Championships, India had clinched 4 medals – 1 Gold, 2 Silver and 1 Bronze.
Women’s wrestling will begin today, with Freestyle competitions slated to start on Saturday.