Commonwealth Games 2014: Navjot Kaur Wins Bronze in Women's 69kg Freestyle Wrestling

Navjot Kaur defeated Sarah Jones of Scotland 13-0 in the bronze medal play-off.

updated: July 30, 2014 23:25 IST
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Navjot Kaur during her bout.


Glasgow: India's Navjot Kaur won the bronze medal beating Scotland's Sarah Jones in the bronze medal play-off in the women's 69kg freestyle event of the 2014 Commonwealth Games at the SECC Hall here Wednesday. (Day 7 Blog | Results | Medals)

Navjot, 24, won 13-0 against the 31-year-old Sarah. Navjot was leading 9-0 when she pinned down Sarah in her last move to clinch four points and bagged the match on account of technical superiority. (Also Read: Bajrang Gets Silver | Lalita Misses Out Gold)

Navjot's bronze was the fifth medal for India from wrestling in the day. Her compatriots Bajrang, Sakshi Malik, Lalita and Satywart Kadian lost their final bouts to settle for silver. (Read: Satyawart Settles for Silver)

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