Rio Olympics 2016: Malik nabs India's first Rio medal
12:00 AM, August 19, 2016 / LAST MODIFIED: 02:17 PM, August 19, 2016

Malik nabs India's first Rio medal

Sakshi Malik snared India's first medal of the Rio Olympics on Wednesday when she claimed bronze in the women's freestyle wrestling 58kg category.

Malik defeated Aisuluu Tynybekova of Kyrgyzstan 3-1 in one of two bronze medal matches.

"It's my dream of 12 years come true, I'm so happy," Malik said.

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