Indian wrestler Priya Malik has won a gold medal at the ongoing World Cadet Wrestling Championship which is held in Budapest, Hungary. The Haryana wrestler finished at the summit in the 73kg women’s category.
A few people mistook Priya Malik for winning gold at the Olympics 2021, but Priya has made a name for herself in another event that is going on in Budapest, Hungary.
Kareena Kapoor Khan shared via her Instagram story, “Another proud moment…! Congratulations #PriyaMalik on winning a Gold medal at the World Cadet Wrestling Championships.”
Abhishek Bachchan took to Twitter to post, “Another champion making us all proud. Heartiest congratulations to #PriyaMalik on winning the Gold medal in the World Cadet Wrestling Championship!”
Sunny Deol shared on his Twitter account, “Another day, another win. Congratulations, #Priya_Malik. We are proud of you.💪❤🇮🇳.”
“Congratulations #PriyaMalik! For giving us this golden win at the #WorldCadetWrestling Championship 2021 in Budapest 🙌🏻🇮🇳 #Respect✨,” tweeted Ekta Kapoor.
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