Commonwealth Games 2014: Geetika Jhakar Settles for Silver in 63kg Freestyle Wrestling

Updated: 01 August 2014 01:14 IST

India's Geetika Jakhar lost to Danielle Lappage of Canada in the final.

Commonwealth Games 2014: Geetika Jhakar Settles for Silver in 63kg Freestyle Wrestling
Geetika Jhakar celebrates after winning silver. © PTI

Glasgow:

India's Geetika Jakhar had to settle for the silver medal after she lost the women's freestyle 63kg final to Canada's Danielle Lappage in the 2014 Commonwealth Games at the SECC Hall here on Thursday. (Day 8 Blog | Medals | Results)

The 28-year-old Geetika proved no match for the 23-year-old Danielle, who won 7-0.

It was the third medal for India from wrestling in the day after gold medals from Babita Kumari and Yogeshwar Dutt.

Topics : Wrestling Commonwealth Games 2014
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