File picture of Indian wrestler Divya Kakran
Indian grappler Divya Kakran clinched a bronze medal within the Girls’s Freestyle 68 kg within the ongoing Commonwealth Video games 2022 after defeating Tiger Lily Cocker Lemalie of Tonga right here on the Coventry Area Wrestling Mat B on Friday. Kakran defeated Lemalie 2-0 within the bronze medal match. Kakran bagged the medal in solely 26 seconds by way of Victory by Fall. The fifth wrestling medal of the day extends the medal tally to 25 for India at Birmingham 2022.
The Indian grappler was in good kind on this match. Kakran managed to carry her personal and she or he saved her opponent at bay strolling away with a bronze medal.
It was a one-sided affair the place Kakran simply displayed her wrestling prowess at the perfect to beat Lemalie by way of fall.
Earlier, star Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia clinched a gold medal for India after successful the ultimate towards Canada’s Lachlan Mcneil within the males’s 65 kg.
Deepak Punia triumphed over Muhammad Inam of Pakistan, a 3-0 victory on factors, within the males’s freestyle 86kg ultimate to win the gold medal.
Anshu Malik needed to accept the silver medal within the girls’s 57kg freestyle wrestling occasion on the Commonwealth Video games 2022 after shedding to Odunayo Folasade Adekuoroye of Nigeria.
Commonwealth Video games 2022 began in Birmingham on July 28 and can go on until August 8.
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