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Haryana Govt Announces Rs 2.5 Crore Cash Reward, Job For Bronze Medallist Sakshi MalikHaryana Government on Thursday announced Rs 2.5 crore cash reward and a government job for Rio 2016 Bronze medallist wrestler Sakshi Malik.

The 23-year-old from Rohtak , Sakshi on Wednesday scripted history by becoming the first woman wrestler from India to bag an Olympic medal and only fourth female athlete from the country to climb to the podium at the biggest sporting event in the world with a bronze medal finish at the Rio Games.

Sakshi overturned a 0-5 deficit in a hectic second round to script an 8-5 victory in the bronze medal bout at the Carioca Arena 2.

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