Africa Championship; South Africa Wrestlers wins Four Bronze medals

South Africa Wrestler in Egypt

Three South Africa female wrestlers on Saturday won bronze medals at the ongoing 2016 Senior African Wrestling Championship in Alexandria, Egypt.

Female Wrestlers, Jeannie Marie Coetser (60Kg), Leanco Stans (63Kg) and Norma Gordon (58Kg) all won bronze at their various categories.

Norma Gordon (58Kg) lost in the semi finals to Tunisia’s Rim Ayari.

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Jeannie Marie Coetser (60Kg) also lost in the semi finals to Amina Benabderrahmane before settling for bronze.

The female captain, Zumicke Geringer was defeated by Ahoria Boukrif (8-4) in the qualifying stages while Mpho Madi faced stiffer contest from Nigeria’s Nwoye Ifeoma and Tunisia’s Marwa Amri.

On Friday, South Africa Greco Roman Wrestler, Zander Geringer also secured a bronze medal.


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