Bajrang Punia performed down solutions that he had a simple path to gold after defending his Commonwealth Games crown on Friday.
Bajrang Punia accomplished a hat-trick of Commonwealth Games medal (AFP Photo)
- Bajrang Punia stormed his solution to a CWG gold on Friday
- The Indian wrestler accomplished a hattrick of medals on the Games
- Punia additionally congratulated Sakshi Malik for her CWG gold medal
India’s Bajrang Punia performed down solutions of a simple win to safe gold on the Commonwealth Games 2022, saying that nothing comes simple in life.
Punia accomplished a hattrick of CWG medals and his second consecutive gold on the video games along with his last win on Friday and is slowly turning into one of the crucial adorned wrestlers within the nation.
Speaking after the win, the Indian wrestler was fast to minimize solutions that he had a simple win on Friday, saying that he does not method any contest pondering that his opponent is weak.
“Nothing comes easy in life. You have to work hard for everything. I don’t come here thinking that my opponent is weak. In whatever contest I am in, I want to give my best performance,” stated Punia.
He additionally thanked the followers for his or her assist all through the occasion and chanting his title within the venue.
“I am very thankful to all the supporters. The love from the people who have come here, I am fortunate to be getting it. I hope the love and blessings from the supporters stays and I would be able to give better performances in the upcoming tournaments.”
Punia additionally opened up on this new part after harm and stated he has been working exhausting to seek out his greatest efficiency and stated he feels he’s getting again to his greatest.
“After the injury (knee injury at Tokyo Olympics and another one after it), I was searching for my best performance. I was working hard for it. I was not able to get things right in a couple of tournaments before. I have a feeling that I am getting back to my best and the hard work is paying off,” stated Punia.
The Indian wrestler additionally congratulated his fellow CWG gold medallist, Sakshi Malik, and stated that he hopes the 29-year-old will take confidence from the win.
“Sakshi was also trying to get back to her best for a long time. This is her first Commonwealth Games gold. I want to congratulate her.”
“I hope Sakshi will be able to take the confidence from this win and do well in the upcoming tournaments and win medals for the country. A lot of people that Sakshi’s performance went down after the Rio Olympics bronze but this will give her a lot of motivation,” stated Punia.
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