2016 Spanish Grand Prix; India wrestlers Yadav, Sandeep win medals

Sandeep Tomar

Olympic bound Indian grapplers, Sandeep Tomar and Narsingh Yadav won the silver and bronze medals in  57kg and 74kg respectively at the Spanish Grand Prix Wrestling championship in Madrid on Saturday.

In the 74kg category, Livan Lopez of Cuba and Zelimkhan Khadjiev of France won the gold and silver medal respectively, while Purevjav Unurbat of Mongolia also won the bronze apart from Narsingh.

Narsingh beat Canada wrestler Jasmit Phulka 7-0 in first round and then lost to Livan Lopez in second round but then got a repurchase when the Cuban reached the finals.

In 57kg category, Erdenebat Bekhbayar of Mongolia won the gold and Darthe Capellan of Canada and Levan Metreveli of Spain won the bronze medals.

 

 

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