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Three temptations Bajrang had to overcome on road to glory

Bajrang Punia

By: Keerthi Mohan

Bajrang Punia has established himself as the undisputed superstar of Indian wrestling but the road to glory was fraught with temptations which he had to overcome with strong will. The Commonwealth Games and Asian Games gold medallist and the only Indian grappler to win two World Championship medals, Bajrang kept himself away from a cell phone for seven long years, has never gone for sight seeing during competitions abroad and doesn’t even know how a cinema hall looks like. These are small temptations but Bajrang thinks they can easily distract, so it was necessary to keep a strong check on…

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