New Delhi: Veteran wrestlers Bajrang Punia, Ravi Dahiya along with four more wrestlers have been named in Wrestling Team for 2022 Commonwealth Games after their dominating performances in their respective weight divisions during the selection trials that took place in Delhi. The Commonwealth Games 2022 is to be held from July 28 to August 8.
Bajrang Punia, Ravi Dahiya along with four more wrestlers selected in Wrestling Team for 2022 Commonwealth Games. Selection trials took place in Delhi.
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Talking about Indian women’s squad, wrestlers Pooja Gehlot (50 Kg), Vinesh Phogat (53 Kg), Anshu Malik (57 Kg), Sakshi Malik (62 Kg), Divya Kakran (68 Kg) and Pooja Dhanda (76 Kg) have been selected to represent India at Commonwealth Games 2022.
Lets have a look at the players who are going to represent India this year in 2022 Commonwealth Games.
Mirabai Chanu – Women’s 49kg
Bindyarani Devi – Women’s 55kg
Poppy Hazarika – Women’s 59kg
Usha Kumara – Women’s 87kg
Poornima Pandey – Female + 87 kg
Sanket Mahadev – Men’s 55kg
Chanambam Rishikant Singh – Men’s 55kg
Jeremy Lalrinnunga – Men’s 67kg
Achinta Shuli – Men’s 73kg
Ajay Singh – Men’s 81kg
Vikas Thakur – Men’s 96kg
Ragala Venkat Rahul – Men’s 96kg
PV Sindhu (Female)
Akash Kashyap (Female)
Treesa Jolly (Female)
Gayatri Gopichand (Female)
Ashwini Ponnappa (Female)
Lakshya Sen (Male)
Kidambi Srikanth (Male)
Satwiksairaj Rankireddy (Male)
Chirag Shetty (Male)
B Sumeeth Reddy (Male)
Birmingham 2022 will see cricket’s second appearance at the CWG event. The first time was a men’s 50-over tournament in Kuala Lumpur 1998, but the women’s T20I format will be played in Birmingham 2022. The hosts England, Australia, New Zealand, India, Pakistan, South Africa, Barbados and Sri Lanka will be involved in an eight-team match at the Commonwealth Games 2022.