Who was the first person from India to win Olympic medal in wrestling?
After Norman Pritchard who won two silver medals in athletics in 1900 under colonial India, Khashaba was the first individual athlete from independent India to win a medal at the Olympics.
K. D. Jadhav.
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Who won Olympic medal for India in wrestling?
Last month, wrestlers contributed two medals to India’s Tokyo 2020 tally of seven medals — a silver for Ravi Kumar Dahiya and a bronze for Bajrang Punia. Success has also been achieved at the World Championships.
Who was the first Olympic winner?
First Modern Champion
On 6 April 1896, the American James Connolly won the triple jump to become the first Olympic champion in more than 1,500 years.
Who is India’s first woman?
List of First Women in India