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By : Oneindia Video Team
Published : August 21, 2018, 08:15
Duration : 01:21

Asian Games 2018: Vinesh Phogat Eyes gold in Tokyo Olympic after Asiad Success

Women wrestler Vinesh Phogat created history on Monday by becoming the first Indian woman wrestler to clinch a gold medal at the Asian Games 2018. Vinesh defeated Japan’s Yuki Irie 6-2 in the 50kg category. Speaking after her victory, Phogat said, “I wanted to give my best and win Gold. Entire nation was with me and my hard work paid off. I believed in myself that I could do this. People are with me and if they continue to be, it’ll be good in Tokyo(Olympics 2020)too.”

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