Commonwealth Games 2014: Bijneesh Bajrang Gets Silver in 61kg Freestyle Wrestling

Updated: 30 July 2014 22:06 IST

Canada's David Tremblay took just 84 seconds to beat Bijneesh Bajrang 12-1 in the first period. The Canadian was declared the winner on account of technical superiority.

Commonwealth Games 2014: Bijneesh Bajrang Gets Silver in 61kg Freestyle Wrestling
Bijneesh Bajrang in action. © PTI

Glasgow:

Indian wrestler Bijneesh Bajrang also had to settle for a silver medal after he lost his men's freestyle 61 kg final to Canada's David Tremblay in the 2014 Commonwealth Games at the SECC Hall here on Wednesday. (Day 7 Blog | Results | Medals)

Tremblay took just 84 seconds to beat Bajrang 12-1 in the first period. The Canadian was declared the winner on account of technical superiority.

The bronze went to Nigeria's Amas Daniel and Scotland's Viorel Etko.

It was the second silver for India during the day. Lalita got the silver in the women's freestyle 53 kg.

Topics : Wrestling Commonwealth Games 2014
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