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Here's The Heartbreaking Moment When Vinesh Phogat Had To Abruptly End Her Olympic Run

"If I tell you that I'm OK, it would be lying to myself and all of you. Right now I'm hurt; both physically and mentally. I'll recover soon. Thank you all?"

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On August 17, Indian wrestler Vinesh Phogat fought China’s Sun Yanan in the women’s freestyle 48-kg quarter finals at the 2016 Rio Olympics. During an attempted pin by Yanan, Phogat injured her knee.

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She had earlier convincingly beaten Romania's Emilia Alina Vuc 11-0 in the pre-quarters on the same evening.

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