Indians at the Asian Wrestling Championships in Xi’an have won 16 medals.
8 medals for freestyle wrestlers in Men category.
Men’s freestyle wrestlers have won 8 medals including 1 gold, 3 silver and 4 bronze.
4 Bronze for Women wrestlers.
4 medals for Greco-Roman wrestlers.
The Greco-Roman wrestlers have won 4 medals including 3 silver and 1 bronze medal.
These included Harpreet Singh’s silver in 82kg and bronze by Gyanender in 60kg on the final day of the wrestling championships.
Asian Wrestling Championships is organized by the Asian Associated Wrestling Committee (AAWC).
The men’s tournament began in 1979 and the Women’s tournament was first staged in 1996, and it has been held every year.