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Tokyo Olympics: India’s Round of 16 wrestling live stream, preview and prediction

The Indian wrestlers are all set to put their best food forward as the country's search for a gold medal at the Tokyo Olympics continues.

Ravi Kumar Dahiya

India’s wrestling campaign started off on the wrong foot as Sonam Malik crashed out of the Tokyo Olympics in her opening bout. the 12th day of the Tokyo Games will see three of India’s ace wrestlers kick off their campaigns. First up, Ravi Dahiya will be in action taking on Colombia’s Óscar Tigreros.

Teenage sensation Anshu Malik will kick off her maiden Olympics campaign against Belarusian Iryna Kurachkina. In the final bout for India, Deepak Punia will go toe to toe with Nigeria’s Ekerekeme Agiomor to sign off on what is one of the most important days in India’s Tokyo Olympics campaign.

India Wrestling Match Timings

Ravi Dahiya Óscar Tigreros (COL) TBD
Anshu Malik Iryna Kurachkina (BLR) TBD
Deepak Punia Ekerekeme Agiomor (NGR) TBD

Where will India’s Round of 16 wrestling matches be played?  

The bouts of the Indian athletes will take place at the Makuhari Messe Hall A. While Ravi will be in action on mat A, Anshu will kick off her campaign on mat B. Deepak is set to begin his Olympic journey on mat C.

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India’s Round of 16 wrestling matches prediction

The Round of 16 clashes is expected to be an enthralling affair. Going by form, Ravi is expected to cruise past Tigreros into the quarterfinals. Anshu, on the other hand, has a tough task on hand as she will be squaring off with European champion Kurachkina. There is a huge possibility of the 19-year-old bowing out in the opening round. Deepak too has an easy draw on hand is expected to storm into the quarterfinals.

Where to watch India’s Round of 16 wrestling Live Stream

Anshu Malik

Sony Sports Network has the exclusive rights to broadcast all events of the Tokyo Olympics 2020 in the Indian subcontinent. Sony TEN 1 and Sony TEN 2 will feature English commentary while Sony TEN 3 will have Hindi commentary. SonyLiv will also stream the opening ceremony live on the app.

TerritoryRights holder
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Asia Dentsu
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 Azerbaijan AzTV
 Bangladesh BTV
 Barbados CBC
 Belarus Belteleradio
 Belgium RTBF VRT
 Benin ORTB
 Bhutan BBS
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 Brazil Grupo Globo BandSports
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