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CWG 2018: Wrestlers Vinesh Phogat, Sumit clinch Gold, Sakshi Malik gets Bronze

PTI4_14_2018_000067B Vinesh Phogat celebrates after winning gold medal WFS 50kg wrestling Nordic bout during the Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast | PTI
Lucia Summers | 14 April, 2018, 15:23

Among others, Rio Olympic bronze medallist Sakshi Malik went down to Aminat Adeniyi of Nigeria 3-6 in a nervous bout to end her golden dreams. With this win, Vinesh became the first Indian woman to win two wrestling gold medals at the Games. She had won the World Championships in 2012 and is also a bronze medalist in the 2010 Commonwealth Games held in Delhi.

And as fate would have it, Phogat managed to clinch Gold by beating Canadian opponent Jessica Macdonald in stunning fashion in the final bout. Vinesh defeated Australia's Rupinder Kaur and Nigeria's Miesinnei Genesis to stay unbeaten in her weight division. She emerged victorious by a scoreline of 13-3 on the basis of technical superiority.

Sumit Malik, who claimed the gold medal in 125kg category, took the top position after a walkover by Sinivie Boltic who failed to compete due to injury. Malik had to cling on for dear life in the last 20 seconds, and showed exceptional strength in preventing Ford from flipping her over.

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Performing exceptionally well Indian squad grabbed 2 gold and 2 bronze medals in wrestling that raised the medal tally of India to the total of 55 medals including 24 gold, 14 silver and 17 bronze medals.

Somveer defeated Alexander Moore of Canada 7-3 in the play-off for the bronze medal.

Commonwealth Games 2018 is coming to an end and on the tenth day, India would like to finish on a high note and finish with more medals in their kitty. Boxer Gaurav Solanki won men's 52kg Gold medal.

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