Indian men’s 65 kg freestyle wrestler Bajrang Punia, who is currently in a training camp at Cliff Kean Wrestling Club in Michigan, USA, has had his camp sanctioned for an additional one month at an approximate cost of Rs. 11.65 Lakhs. This decision was taken at the Mission Olympic Cell meeting that took place last week.
Complimenting the facility where he is training, Punia said, “All facilities here are available. There is a gym, moreover, I am getting very good sparring partners. The college boys who train here are good as well. I am getting access to everything I need to improve my level.”
Punia had already been training in the USA from December 4. He had travelled there with his coach Emzarios Bentinidis and physio Dhananjay. The training camp will go on till the first week of February.
The quality of sparring…