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Vinesh Phogat won bronze at the World Wrestling Championship

Current context: Vinesh Phogat clinched bronze at the World Wrestling Championship held in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan on 18th September 2019.
Vinesh Phogat won bronze at the World Wrestling Championship 
  • She has defeated Maria Prevolaraki of Greece, two-time world bronze medallist in 53 kg category.
  • Vinesh is the 5th Indian female wrestler to win the World Wrestling Championship after Alka Tomar (2006), Geeta Phogat (2012), Babita Phogat (2012) and Pooja Dhanda (2018).
  • She has also assured the 2020 Tokyo Olympics qualification along with winning the WWC after a medal-less run in three World Championships before.
  • She scored 8-2 win to over silver medallist of the world championship to secure her place at the Tokyo Games.

Question: 

Q.1 Which medal has Vinesh Phogat won at the World Wrestling Championship?
a. Gold
b. Silver
c. Bronze
d. None of the above
Vinesh Phogat won bronze at the World Wrestling Championship Vinesh Phogat won bronze at the World Wrestling Championship Reviewed by Neha Verma on September 19, 2019 Rating: 5

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