Jakarta: Wrestler Dalmiya (60 kg) clinched gold as India bagged four medals at the just concluded sixth edition of the Tafisa World Games here.
Dalmiya outplayed Muhammad Sahan of Azerbaijan 4-1 in the summit clash to clinch the yellow medal.
Among other grapplers, experienced Luv Singh did not disappoint as he defeated Muhammad Kashif of Iran 5-3 in the 80 kg category to advance and then made it to the finals by beating Belarus Jordan 8-6.
In the summit clash, he lost to Muhammad Alim of Azerbaijan 1-5 to settle for the silver.
Naveen Kumar defeated Oleg of Lithuania 5-2 to take the bronze medal in the 90 kg category.
In the super heavyweight (90 kg) category, India’s Josil defeated Mustafa Sultani of Afghanistan 3-1 to settle for the bronze in the tournament.
First Published | 17 October 2016 6:51 PM
Web Title: Wrestlers bag four medals at Tafisa World Games
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