Vinesh, Sumit Claim Gold at CWG 18

Wrestler Vinesh Phogat continued India’s gold rush on Day 10 as she claimed an emphatic victory in the final of the women’s freestyle 50kg wrestling event at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast on Saturday.

Vinesh outclassed Canada’s Jessica MacDonald 13-3 to win India’s 23rd gold medal of the Games.

Sumit continued India’s impressive showing on the match as he outclassed Sinivie Boltic of Nigeria to clinch the gold medal in the men’s freestyle 125kg Nordic event.

Sakshi Malik

ISakshi Malik of India competes. Photo Jono Searle/Getty

Olympic bronze medallist Sakshi Malik had earlier claimed the bronze medal in the women’s freestyle 62kg wrestling event.

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