Olympic bronze medallist Bajrang Punia on Friday said he considered imprisoned grappler Sushil Kumar still genuinely amazing as he “charged up” the hooking sport by finishing a 56-year hang tight for a wrestling decoration at the Summer Games.
Punia was talking during a felicitation service and an inspiration meeting coordinated in his honor by the Delhi Metro security unit of the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) here.
“I don’t look at anybody as a preferable grappler over Sushil Kumar in India…he breathed life into wrestling subsequent to winning an Olympic decoration in 2008 and that came after following 56 years,” Punia said.
Punia was additionally approached to remark on the new homicide case including Sushil yet he said he was offering viewpoint just with regards to his brandishing profession.
Sushil has been captured and charge-sheeted by the Delhi Police regarding the supposed homicide of a previous junior public wrestling champion at the Chhatrasal Stadium in the public capital.
During the communication with the jawans, Punia recognized that likely he was not in awesome of his structure during the new Tokyo Olympics session as he had experienced a physical issue. Notwithstanding, he figured out how to get bronze.
“I put forth a strong effort (in the Tokyo Olympics). 2024 (Olympics) is simply round the corner. I will attempt to change the shade of my decoration. I accept that you ought to consistently think positive. There isn’t anything in life that is impossible. You need to buckle down,” Punia added.
The grappler was asked by the faculty on how could be dealt with better India’s possibilities at the worldwide wearing meets. “Everything starts with the parents…they should support their kids. They are the main master and coach…,”
“Assuming they don’t urge their kids to play sports, it is impossible (improving in sports and matches and dominating decorations),” he said.
Discussing how more can be dealt with further develop sports in the country, Punia said that it ought to be guaranteed that “acceptable offices and a decent eating regimen” is given to sportspersons.
Punia likewise met a couple of CISF grapplers with whom he had before prepared at the Chhatrasal arena here. Table tennis player Manika Batra was likewise congratulated during the occasion.