Bajrang got the better of the local favourite 13-8 in his final bout after being down 0-5 at one stage.
Bajrang and Vinesh's names were sent by WFI owing to their remarkable performances in the last couple of years.
With this performance, Bajrang yet again sounded a warning to his opponents that he will be a strong medal contender at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
Besides Sakshi and Bajrang, Vinesh Phogat is another big names who would be vying for top honours during the mega-event.
Netflix original, Sacred Games fame- Nawazuddin Siddiqui aka Ganesh Gaitonde, left a lifetime impression on our minds. Thackeray, Manto, Manjhi- The Mountain Man, Raees, Kahani, Freaky Ali, Mom, etc. are some of the hits for which Nawazuddin has occupied an immortal position.
Punia, a World Championship silver medallist, overpowered Jordan Oliver of USA 12-3 in the 65kg freestyle final to begin the season on a resounding note in the Bulgarian city.
Gautam Gambhir said that he wants to be a better human being while Sunil Chhetri said that he will be hungrier to perform even better.
A new controversy has emerged in Gujarat where a temple has clothed a statute of Hanuman with a Santa Claus dress. The incident took place in Sarangpur.
The Commonwealth Games may not be the best yardstick but considering that the Asian bloc is a powerhouse of the sport, Bajrang and Vinesh's gold medals at the Jakarta Games assume significance.
Inspector General (Crime) SK Bhagat said five persons have been arrested on the basis of video footage and an identification done by local residents.
The video, in which Raj chants 'Jai Shree Ram' and introduces himself as the Bulandshahr district convenor of the Bajrang Dal, has been played by several local news channels.
The right-wing group also demanded a probe into the incident by the CBI, saying the police themselves were the complainant.
Two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar and Rio Olympic bronze medallist Sakshi Malik, who are struggling with form for quite some time, could not make the top Grade.
Bajrang is the lone male Indian to figure in top-10 but the country has five female wrestlers who are in the top-10 bracket.
Yogeshwar is only the third Indian wrestler to win an Olympic medal - a bronze at the 2012 London Games after KD Jadhav and Sushil Kumar.
The 24-year-old Bajrang has savoured an extremely successful 2018 season, winning five medals including three at Major championships.
The Commonwealth Games and Asian Games gold medallist Bajrang eventually had to settle for a silver, which is his second medal at the Worlds.
Celebrated Sushil Kumar is the lone Indian to have won a gold medal at the World Championship, achieving the feat in 2010 in Moscow in the 66kg category.
Snubbed for the country's highest sporting honour, Bajrang on Thursday met Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore, who had assured that his case will be considered.
Bajrang Punia, who won gold medals at the Commonwealth Games and Asian Games, has been snubbed for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award this year.