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India won 7 medals at Junior World Wrestling Championship in Trnava, Slovakia



India won 7 medals at Junior World Wrestling Championship in Trnava, Slovakia: Details, Medal Tally, Highlights

Junior World Wrestling Championship was held in Trnava, Slovakia.

Junior World Wrestling Championship was scheduled held from 17th September 2018 to 23rd September 2018.

In Junior World Wrestling Championship, India has won 7 medals viz 4 silver and 3 bronze in the Junior World Wrestling Championship.

Indian medal winners names:

Sl. No Medal Name Category
1 Silver Naveen Sihag Men’s Free Style 57 kg
2 Silver Deepak Punia Men’s Free Style 86 Kg
3 Silver Vijay Men’s Greco Roman 60 Kg
4 Silver Sajan Bhanwal Men’s Greco Roman 77 Kg
5 Bronze Vijay Men’s Greco Roman 55 Kg
6 Bronze Mansi Women’s Wrestling 57Kg
7 Bronze Anshu Women’s Wrestling 59kg

Greco Roman grapplers delivered three medals while the women won two bronze.


The Junior World Championship is an annual event that brings together the best wrestlers from each category (Greco-Roman, Freestyle and Women’s), aged between 18 and 20 years old. It is a unique opportunity to see the next generation of the best wrestlers in the world in action!


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