Watch the viral video below:
The women were wrestling in the first round of Mae Young Classic, a tournament for women. Though Kavita Devi eventually lost the match to Dakota Kai, she clearly won over the Internet:
Haryana is proud of you Kavita Devi. https://t.co/3BYvCb4n4q— Vipul Goel (@VipulGoelBJP) September 4, 2017
Kavita Devi - a former competitive powerlifter - has represented India in international competitions, including the 2016 South Asian Games, where she won gold in the 75 kg category.
According to WWE's official website, Kavita Devi's "inspiration" is her trainer The Great Khali.
WWE hopes Kavita Devi will one day become a household name in wrestling, and if reponse to this viral video is anything to go by, that may happen sooner rather than later.
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