Anshu Malik took on Odunayo Folasade Adekuoroye in Women’s Freestyle 57kg final at the Commonwealth Games (CWG) 2022 on Friday (August 5) in Birmingham, settling for silver. The Nigeria wrestler got the better of Anshu who was making her debut in the Games and Odunayo completed her hattrick of Gold at the CWG.
Bajrang Punia will take on Canada’s Lachlan McNeil in the 65 kg category Wrestling final gold medal for India. The Indian wrestler stormed into the final with an impressive win in the semifinal of 10-0 and right from the start of the event, he was unstoppable beating any opponent coming his way.
Along with Bajrang, there are two more wrestlers fighting for gold on Friday as Sakshi Malik is set to face Ana Godinez Gonzalez of Canada in Women’s Freestyle 62 kg in final.
And, Deepak Punia will take on Pakistan’s Muhammad Inam in an India vs Pakistan CWG Wrestling final in Men’s Freestyle 86 kg category. (More to follow)
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