Haryana wrestlers dominate National Cadet meet
Chandigarh, Apr 4 (UNI) Haryana won both freestyle and Greco-Roman style trophies in the 26th National Cadet Wrestling Championships which concluded at the Ch Bharat Singh Memorial Sports School at Nidani in Jind District on Monday.
Haryana wrestlers logged 77 points in the Greco-Roman style to clinch the title. Hosts Ch Bharat Singh Memorial Sports School finished creditable runners-up by securing 65 points. 'Elephant' state Uttar Pradesh settled for the third place with 47 points. The freestyle trophy was also claimed by Haryana whose wrestlers piled up 63 points. DSAWA and CBSM secured second and third positions with 54 and 45 points, respectively.
Rajya Sabha Member Tarlochan Singh distributed the trophies and prizes. He also announced a grant of Rs 20 lakh for construction of swimming pool and development of the multipurpose hall at Ch Bharat Singh Memorial Sports School, Nidani, which is known as wrestling nursery of India.
WFI president Dr M S Malik thanked the chief guest for making valuable contribution.
Results: Freestyle: 42 kg: 1 Vikash (Raj), 2 Mohan Khan (MP), 3 Siya Nand (Har) and Vijay Pawar (Mah).
45 kg: 1 Naveen (Raj), 2 Jaideep (DAWA), 3 Satpal (SBSM, Nidani) and Munish (Haryana).
50 kg: 1 Sandeep (Har), 2 Kuldeep (Raj), 3 Narender (NCR) and Gaja Nand (SSCB).
54 kg: 1 Subhash (UP), 2 Manoj (HP), 3 Amit (Raj ) and Chand Singh (J&K).
58 kg: 1 Rahul Maan (DSAWA), 2 Satender (Chd), 3 Arun Kumar (DAWA) and Suitok Mahesh (Mah).
63 kg: 1 Amit (DSAWA), 2 Jaibir (DAWA), 3 Hardeep (CBSM) and Parveen (WAD).
69 kg: 1 Ravinder (Har), 2 Manjeet (DSAWA), 3 Hardyal (Ker).
76 kg: 1 Shankar (Har), 2 Jaswant (DSAWA), 3 Surnder (WAD).
85 kg: 1 Ahay (WAD), 2 Sandeep (Har), 3 Manu Pal (Chd) and Sanjeet (Kerala).
Plus 85 kg: 1 Sandeep (CBSM), 2 Mulayam (Har), 3 Parvesh (WB) and Mohit (HP).
Team championship: 1 Haryana 63 pts, 2 DSAWA 54 pts, 3 CBSM 45 points.
Greco-Roman: 42 kg: 1 Manjeet (SSCB), 2 Navneet (Har), 3 Manoj (CBSM) and Naveen Ram (Punjab).
46 kg: 1 Manoj Kumar (Haryana), 2 Vikram (DAWA), 3 Santosh Yadav (Guj) and Sunil Patil (SSCB).
50 kg: 1 Ashish (DSAWA), 2 Vishwanath Patil (Bihar), 3 Sharad Jamadar (Karnataka) and Parveen (CBSM).
54 kg: 1 Dalip Patil (Mah), 2 Surender (Har), 3 Ved Parkash (Tamil Nadu) and Naveen (SSCB).
58 kg: 1 Suresh (SSCB), 2 Karmpal (CBSM), 3 Vikram (HP) and Pardeep (Har).
63 kg: 1 Parvesh (Har), 2 Joginder (DAWA), 3 Raminder (UP) and Satender (HP).
69 kg: 1 Sandeep (J&K), 2 Satish (CBSM), 3 Ajay Tomar (UP) and Arind (DAWA).
76 kg: 1 Kashmiri Lal (CBSM), 2 Sanjeev Kumar (UP), 3 Jitender (Har) and Imran Khan (Uttranchal).
85 kg: 1 Renku (TN), 2 Rajesh (Har), 3 Ranjeet (HP) and Rajesh (DAWA).
Plus 85: 1 Sanjay (CBSM), 2 Rakesh (NCR), 3 Niwas Patil (Mah) and Ajit (Ker).
Team championship: 1 Haryana 77 pts, 2 CBSM Nidani 65 pts, 3 Uttar Pradesh 47 pts.
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