Bajrang Punia, Ravi Kumar lose World Wrestling C'ships semis but qualify for Tokyo Olympics

Indian wrestlers Bajrang Punia and Ravi Kumar sealed their berths in next year's Olympics in Tokyo by reaching semifinals at World Wrestling Championships at Nur-Sultan in Kazakhstan.

While Bajrang defeated North Korea's Jong Son 8-2 in his 65 kg quarterfinal bout to earn his maiden Olympics berth, Ravi defeated Japan's Yuki Takahashi 6-1 in the 57 kg quarters.