National Wrestling C'ship: Pankaj, Ravinder bags gold on first day

Jan 24 2021 02:43 PM
National Wrestling C'ship: Pankaj, Ravinder bags gold on first day

Pankaj and Ravinder from Services won gold medal in the 57 kg and 61kg respectively in the 65th Men Senior Freestyle National Wrestling Championship at Noida Stadium on Saturday. Railways Praveen also bagged the gold in the 92 kg category with Maharashtra's Prithviraj winning the silver and Punjab's Lovpreet Singh and Railways Gopal Yadav sharing the bronze.

Aman from Haryana bagged the silver medal while Shubham and Rahul won the bronze medal each in the 57kg category Maharashtra's Suraj claimed the silver medal while Naveen and Sonba Tanaji both won the bronze medal in the 61 kg category. Punjab's Sandeep Singh won gold in the 74 kg category while Railways Jitender bagged the silver and the bronze was shared by Amit and his state-mate Vijay.

Sumit also bagged gold in the 125 kg category and the silver was bagged by Dinesh Dhankar of Haryana. Haryana's Pratyaksh and Rajasthan's Anil Kumar shared the bronze.

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