Rising Greco-Roman wrestler Gurpreet Singh from the state of Punjab did not get much recognition in India, as other freestyle wrestlers have earned in the country. Gradually, the scope of Greco-Roman wrestling has also increased in India. This time the Greco-Roman wrestlers are all set to show their stamina and skills in the Senior Asian Wrestling Championships.
Punjabi boy Gurpreet Singh is all set to clinch a medal in the upcoming 2018 Asian Wrestling Championships where he will compete in the 77 kg weight category in Greco Roman style.
The championship is all set to take place in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan and the championship will include Greco-Roman wrestling, freestyle and women wrestling. The championship will kick-off from February 27.
In an exclusive chat to Sports Flashes upcoming Greco- Roman wrestler Gurpreet Singh told about his journey, inspirations and preparations for the upcoming tournament.
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