Deepak Punia withdraws from World Wrestling Championship final, settles for silver

India's hopes of winning a gold medal at the Wrestling World Championships ended on Sunday as Deepak Punia pulled out of his gold-medal bout due to an ankle injury. Deepak Punia, who was set to compete in the final of the men's freestyle 86kg at the World wrestling championships in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan was forced to miss the title clash.