India gets First Medal in Rio Olympics 2016 Sakshi Malik Wins Bronze for India in women’s freestyle Wrestling 58kg.
Sakshi Malik gives India its 27th Olympics medal overall and she is the 4th woman after Karnam Malleswari, Mary Kom (Boxing 2012) and Saina nehwal to bring a medal .
0-4 down in Qualification, won 5-4
0-3 down in pre-QF, won 5-5
2-2 in Repechage, won 12-3
0-5 down in Bronze match, won 8-5
Malik defeated Aisuluu Tynybekova of Kyrgyzstan in the match.