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Bajrang’s leg defence is not weak, it’s just his style of play, says new personal coach Sujeet Maan | More sports News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Contrary to the popular opinion that Bajrang Punia's leg defence is a major shortcoming in his game, Sujeet Maan, the new personal coach of the star grappler says the wrestler looks vulnerable only because of his attacking style and all he needs to do is to convert the moves into points. Bajrang's leg defence has been a major talking point in the last three years, especially in the run up to the Tokyo Games, where he won a bronze medal. Bajrang's struggle against Japanese nemesis Takuto Otoguro only accentuated the issue. His coach Shako Bentinidis also worked on the same but Bajrang, 28, never made the desired progress, something which irked the national federation and eventually the Georgian was removed from his support staff. However, Maan, who started working with Bajrang...