Indian wrestlers bag medals in Cadet Asian Championships

Published: 26th July 2013 09:54 AM  |   Last Updated: 26th July 2013 09:54 AM   |  A+A-


Indian grapplers got off to a good start at the Cadet Asian Championships today as Rajesh and Manjeet Dalal won a silver and a bronze medal, respectively at the continental event in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.

In the Greco-Roman event, Rajesh bagged the medal in the 46kg category while Manjeet won his bronze medal bout in the 69kg division.

India have sent a strong 30-member contingent to compete in three divisions -- Free Style, Greco Roman and Female Wrestling.

Wrestlers from 14 countries are participating in the championships, being held at Buyant Ukhaa Sports Palace till July 28.


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