Several women wrestlers are competing in the finals of their respective categories.
7:05 pm And that concludes all the action from Day 3 of the Asian Wrestling Championship 2021. Thank you for joining us. See you again next time.
7:03 pm It was a fruitful day for India as the Indian wrestlers won three medals for their country, including one Gold.
7:00 pm Pooja dominated the contest from the very beginning as she beat South Korea’s Seoyeon Jeong 5-2 to win Bronze in the 76 kg category.
6:58 pm Pooja clinches Bronze.
6:57 pm Pooja extends her advantage by 5-2.
6:52 pm Pooja is leading 4-2 at the moment.
6:50 pm The bronze medal match of the 76 kg weight category between India’s Pooja and South Korea’s Seoyeon Jeong is underway.
6:28 pm This is the first Gold medal for India at the ongoing Asian Wrestling Championship 2021.
6:25 pm Sarita staged a remarkable comeback as she defeated Mongolia’s Shoovdor Baatarjav 10-7 to win the Gold medal for India.
6:25 pm Gold for India!!
6:21 pm A late fight back by Sarita as she trails by 5-7.
6:17 pm Sarita is trailing at the moment.
6:09 pm The gold medal match of the 59 kg is underway.
5:37 pm She defeated her opponent with technical superiority (10-0).
5:35 pm Bronze for Seema!!
5:34 pm A good start for the Indian wrestler Seema as take a 2-0 lead.
5:32 pm The bronze medal match of the 50kg weight category is underway.
5:20 pm The Asian Wrestling Championship 2021 has been disappointing for the Indian wrestlers so far as no one has able to win a medal for the country yet. However, a total of six wrestlers have qualified for the Tokyo Olympics so far. Read here
Seema will compete for the bronze medal in the 50kg weight category. In the 59kg weight category, Sarita Mor will be taking on Mongolia’s Shoovdor Baatarjav for the gold medal. Pooja will face Seoyeon Jeong of South Korea for the bronze medal in the 76kg weight category.
5:15 pm Hello and welcome to Khel Now’s live updates of all the action from DAY 3 of the Asian Wrestling Championship 2021 being held in Almaty, Kazakhstan.
The tournament is taking place in Almaty, Kazakhstan. Top-class wrestlers from around the world have gathered in the city to pit their wits against each other. It is a great opportunity for the Indian wrestlers as well to check their potential against some of the very best in the business prior to the Tokyo Olympics.