Rio Olympics 2016: India’s Yogeshwar Dutt last hope for Gold medal


Wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt from Haryana will be confronting in the Men’s 65 kg freestyle wrestling category on August 21, 2016. Yogeshwar takes the mat on 21st August for the one final time in Rio Olympics 2016. Dutt is India’s last hope for Gold medal in the Rio games.

Wrestler Dutt had got the Bronze medal at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. He was awarded with Padma Shri by the India government in 2013. He also won the Gold Medal at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow in 2014.
Yogeshwar, qualified for Rio Olympics from Asian Olympic Qualifiers held in Astana in February 2016. Now,he is India’s last candidate at the prestigious event. Apart from Sakshi, bronze medalist, India wrestlers have  a forgettable outing so far.