Wrestler Sushil Kumar shares his Olympic medal-winning moment | WION Broadband Olympic Edition

Aug 01, 2020, 11.00 PM(IST)

Indian Wrestling had won India its first individual Olympic medal in 1952 through KD Jadhav. Despite being part of India’s martial tradition, an Olympic medal remained elusive. Sushil Kumar revived the sport in Beijing with a Bronze medal in the Men’s Freestyle 66kg and that sparked off a new era in Indian Wrestling. 12 years later Kumar looks back at the performance that put him on the Olympic podium.