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Geeta Phogat clinched second bronze for India at World Wrestling Championship

Written By Boneless Research on Sunday, 30 September 2012 | 30.9.12



Indian woman wrestler Geeta Phogat won Bronze medal at Women's World Wrestling Championship in Edmonton, Canada in the 55kg freestyle category. Geeta defeated Nataliya Synyshyn of Ukraine 3:0 in the Repechage 1 final to decide the bronze medal.
Geeta’s success came after her sister Babita Kumari won bronze medal in 51kg freestyle category. As a result, India’s medal tally increased to 2 medals at World Championship which is best ever till date. India has participated in all seven categories i.e. 48kg, 51kg, 55kg, 59kg, 63kg, 67kg and 72 Kg.  


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