The Greco- Roman style is very popular in Europe and Sandeep feels it needs to be encouraged in India so that more youngsters take to the format.
In Europe, there is a big craze about Greco- Roman wrestling.
In Europe, there are many prize money competitions for Greco- Roman wrestlers," he informed.
He had given up hope and told me there is no point competing in Greco- Roman as we do not have any standing at the international level.
On Sunday, he kept his promise and made history as he became the first Indian Greco- Roman wrestler to win a medal at the Worlds.
Now nobody will say that Greco- Roman wrestlers don't win at the big stage," Sandeep told M AIL T ODAY from Hungary.