Cadet World Championship: Wrestler Tannu defeated Valeryia Mikitsich to win the title.© AFP
Young Indian wrestler Tannu sealed the crown in a dominant vogue, grabbing the 43kg title with out conceding a single level because the nation’s spectacular run continued on the Cadet World Championship, on Thursday. The last initially appeared to be a gripping contest however Tannu quickly turned it right into a one-way site visitors along with her all-round recreation and received it by fall in opposition to Belarus’ Valeryia Mikitsich. It was the third victory by fall in 4 bouts for Tannu, who was class half within the area.
Scoring was gradual with the wrestlers tangled in physique locks in the beginning however Tannu discovered a option to assault from the left of the Belarusian.
Tannu is the third Indian to emerge world champion at this occasion, the place Aman Gulia (48kg) and Sagar Jaglan (80kg) took titles in males’s freestyle competitors to propel India to the Team Championship title for the primary time within the historical past.
Another Indian, Varsha received the bronze medal within the 65kg class with a victory by fall in opposition to Turkey’s Duygu Gen. India completed on high with 147 factors, forward of mighty USA (143) and formidable Russia (140).
On Saturday, Komal can even be in competition for world title as she reached the 46kg last after beating Belarus’ Sviatlana Katenka by technical superiority.
She will tackle Azerbaijan’s Ruzanna Mammadova. Nitika (61kg) and Harshita (69kg) although misplaced their semifinal bouts and won’t battle for bronze medals.
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