Correct Answer : Option (A) - Deepak Punia
Indian grappler Deepak Punia won the gold medal in the Men’s Freestyle 86kg category in the ongoing Commonwealth Games 2022. He defeated Pakistan’s Muhammad Inam at the Coventry Arena Wrestling Mat B on Friday.
Punia won the gold medal match 3-0. Punia bagged India’s third wrestling gold at the Commonwealth Games 2022.
The Indian grappler took 2-0 lead in the first period and all the pressure was on the Punia’s opponent heading into the last three minutes.
Punia was in good form in this match. In the final three minutes, he managed to hold his own and he kept his opponent at bay to walk away with the gold.
The Pakistani wrestler struggled to find a way through Punia’s strong defence and went home without scoring a point..Source : The Print