Navjot Kaur

BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan: Navjot Kaur on Friday scripted history by becoming the first Indian woman wrestler to win a Gold in the 65kg freestyle category in the Senior Asian Championships here.

Navjot outclassed Japan's Miya Imai 9-1 in a one-sided final bout, PTI reports.

This was also India's first Gold in the ongoing championships. Rio Olympics Bronze medallist Sakshi Malik won Bronze in the 62kg freestyle category after getting the better of Kazakhstan's Ayaulym Kassymova 10-7 in a tough fight.