U-23 Nat’l Wrestling Championship: Haryana wins four gold

U-23 Nat’l Wrestling Championship: Haryana wins four gold

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Chittorgarh, Oct 1: Haryana wrestlers yet again dominated the Tata Motors Under-23 National Wrestling Championships as they have won four out of 10 gold medals, mostly in heavier weight categories of the Freestyle events at the Gora Badi Indoor Stadium here, which concluded on Sunday.

On the last day of the event, the state wrestlers also secured a silver and four bronze medals which were good enough for the state wrestlers to get the top perch and the overall championships title.

Haryana logged 195 points, while Delhi and Maharashtra got 165 and 139 points respectively.

All the gold medal winners will represent India in the Bucharest Under-23 World Championships to be held in the Romanian capital city from November 12 to 18, later this year, the release said.

Delhi bagged two medals, while Jharkhand Uttar Pradesh, Punjab and Maharashtra got one medal each.

Host Rajasthan bagged two bronze medals- Lado Jat (70 kilogram) and Rahul Rathi (79 kilogram). (UNI)