2 golds, silver for women wrestlers

first_imgIndia’s Alka Tomar celebrates after winning gold in the women’s 59kg category wrestling event of Commonwealth Games in New Delhi on Friday. PTIIndian wrestlers on Friday clinched two gold medals and a silver in women’s freestyle wrestling competitions at the Commonwealth Games (CWG).Anita won the 67 kg freestyle event, beating Canada’s Buydens Megan to get India its 19th gold medal at CWG.Medals tally | Pics | WATCH VIDEO Wrestling: India gets 2 gold | Shooting: Vijay Kumar gets gold | Shooting: Gagan, Hasan win gold | Archery: Indian women win gold |  Shooting: Omkar Singh wins goldAlka Tomar beat T. Verbeek of Canada in the finals of the 59 kg freestyle category. Babita Kumari won the silver in the 51 kg freestyle category, having lost to Nigeria’s Nwaye. India’s women wrestlers have so far won three gold medals. On Thursday, Geeta won the gold in 55 kg freestyle wrestling by defeating Australia’s Emily Benstead.last_img


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