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Deepak Punia Wrestler Biography, Medals, Career, Life History

Deepak Punia Wrestler Biography (Tokyo Olympics, Next match, Ranking, Schedule, Medal, Awards Height, Weight, Age, Religion, Caste) everything explained here.

Deepak Punia is a Nayab Subedar and Junior Commission Officer (JCO) in Indian Army. He born in Chhajjar village, Bahadurgarh, Haryana. And here we are going to discuss about the champion of Tokyo Olympic 2020 Deepak Puniya, about his achievements, career, life history everything. So read it till the end so that you get the complete information about him. So let’s get started one by one:

Deepak punia biography

India has become a land of Champions now. The champions who make India proud whether it is in Commonwealth games, Olympics everywhere. Whenever we talk about the motherland of champions in India then Haryana comes on the top of it. Haryana has given so many Champions to India and here we are going to discuss about another rising star of Haryana i.e. Deepak Punia.

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NameDeepak Punia
NicknameDeepak
NarionalityIndian
Date Of Birth19 April 1999
Age23 years
Profession Freestyle Wrestling
ResidentHaryana
Place of Birth Jhajjar Haryana
MotherKrishna Punia
Father Subhash Puniya
Marital Status Unmarried
Girlfriend N.A.
Height6’1″
Weight86kg
Colour of EyeBlack
Colour of HairBlack
ReligionHindu
CasteJaat
CoachSatpal
Siblings 2 Sisters
Deepak Punia biography

Deepak Punia achievement and medals

World cadet Championship Tbilisi 2016 (85kg)Gold Medal
Asian Junior Championship New Delhi 2018(86kg)Gold Medal
World junior Wrestling Championship Trnava 2018 (86kg)Silver Medal
World junior Wrestling Championship Tallinn 2019 (86kg)Gold Medal
Asian Championship Xi’an 2019 (86kg)Bronze Medal
World Championship Nur-Sultan 2019 (86kg)Silver Medal
Asian Championship New Delhi 2020 (86kg)Bronze Medal
Asian Championship Almati 2021 (86kg)Bronze Medal
Deepak Punia medals and achievements

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The Gold Medalist: Deepak Punia

Deepak Punia History And early life

Deepak Punia’s father was running a small dairy in Haryana District to feed their family. Before his birth there were his two sisters and after that on 19 April 1999 in Jhajjar Haryana Deepak Punia born. Since early childhood Deepak was extremely attracted towards wrestling and started his training at the age of 5. As he becomes 7 he learnt so many aspects of wrestling and became well known wrestler near his home. At that time no one was aware including his family and he himself that one day this little boy will become an international level wrestler and will make India proud and shine in the world. As explained in Wikipedia.

Deepak Punia education and training

Deepak Puniya started his early education in the primary school of his village in Jhajjar Haryana. During the schooling Deepak used to participate in various wrestling competitions whether it is in school or anywhere else in the society. He was very much attached with wrestling from his early childhood and was aing to become an international wrestler and wanted to win medal for India to make India proud.

For the full feeling of his dream to become a wrestler he started searching about the coaches and finally he selected one of the experience coach Guru Satpal ji of Chhatrasal Stadium. From then onwards Guru Satpal ji initiated his training as a wrestler. During his training Deepak Punia participated in world cadet Championship image where he failed to win. But he didn’t forgive and took his training and practice to the next level and finally the result is in front of the entire world.

Deepak Punia with his mother
Deepak Punia with his mother

deepak Punia career

During his training in Chhatrasal stadium he participated in World Cadet Championship in 2015 where he failed to win but he didn’t lose his hope and in the same year he participated in Junior World Championship and won the medal. Deepak participated in Junior World Championship in wrestling three times and each time he won the medal. In this way he started his career in early years.

He again participated in Asian junior Championship 2018 in wrestling and showed his performance in front of the entire world and won the gold medal for India. In the same year he participated in World Junior Championship and won the silver medal for India.

In 2019 he participated in Asian Championship and short his beautiful performance and one bronze medal for India. The Sultan of Kazakhstan got influenced by watching his performance and invited him to participate in World Championship 2019 but unfortunately he could not be able to participate there because of the injury in his leg.

One of the Irani wrestler Hassan Yaad Gani won the gold medal in world championship where as Deepak grabbed silver medal. Although he earned 82 points which was half to the winner

Deepak Punia Tokyo Olympics 2020

Deepak Puniya is representing India in Tokyo Olympic 2020. Now Deepak Puniya entered in the semi final by defeating Tigrerose of Columbia. He also defeated a Chinese wrestler in 85 kilograms category and entered in the quarterfinals.

Now unfortunately Deepak Puniya is out from the match because in semi finals he got defeated by a US wrestler David tailor.

next match of Deepak Punia

In the category of 86 kg freestyle wrestling Deepak is going to participate on 5th August in Rapeches and Medal match. There would be 16 wrestlers participating which are the winner of a medal in 86 kg freestyle wrestling. Deepak Puniya will show her performance against Ekrekeme Egiomore of Nigeria. All Indians who are the fan of Deepak are very excited to see this performance of him.

FAQs About Deepak Punia

Q: Which state Deepak Punia belongs to?

A: Haryana

Q: How old is Deepak Punia?

A: He is 23 years old as of in 2022.

Q: What Deepak Punia is famous for?

A: For free style wrestling in 86 kg category.

Q: Who’s the coach and trainer of Deepak Punia?

A: Guru Satpal ji of Chhatrasal Stadium.

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