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Icon player Vinesh Phogat and Abdurakhmonob Bekzod won the last two bouts as UP Dangal edged out Delhi Sultans 4-3 to enhance their knock-out stage chances at the Pro Wrestling League on Monday.
In the fifth bout of the day, National champion Utkarsh Kale picked up a thrilling 5-4 victory over his compatriot Shravan in the 57-kg event to send Punjab 3-2 up andin the driver's seat.
UP's skipper Vinesh Phogat then made it two in two, with a dominating 10-0 in the 50kg women's event win against compatriot Seema.
The wrestlers were returning after a participating in a competition in Satara.
Rio Olympics bronze medallist Sun Yanan of China steered last year's finalists Haryana Hammers to a comfortable 5-2 victory over Delhi Sultans.
Nitin of UP Dangal beat a fighting Utkarsh Kale of Punjab Royals, the reigning national champion, 8-7 in the decider.
Rio Olympics gold medallist Helen Maroulis and Harphool won their bouts in contrasting fashion as Haryana Hammers kicked off their PWL campaign in style by beating new entrants Veer Marathas 5-2 on Wednesday.
Mumbai Maharathi outclassed Delhi Sultans 5-2 on the opening night of Pro Wrestling League season three at the Siri Fort Sports Complex on Tuesday.
An emotional Parveen Rana on Monday vowed to beat the two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar for instigating his followers to attack him and his brother during the Commonwealth Games trials.
Double Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar will be in action when the Pro Wrestling League (PWL) season 3 begins with a clash between Delhi Sultans and Mumbai Maharathi at the Siri Fort Sports Complex on Tuesday.
A wounded Rana is hungry for revenge against the double Olympic medallist after losing to Sushil during trials for the Commonwealth Games.
Sushil Kumar on Saturday qualified for the 2018 Commonwealth Games after beating Jitender Kumar in the 74kg weight category during the qualification trials. The Indian wrestler had previously won two gold medals in Commonwealth Games - in 2010 in New Delhi and 2014 in Glasgow.
Sushil Kumar had beaten Praveen Rana in the 2018 Commonwealth Games qualifying event.
In other bids -- India wrestlers -- Bajrang Punia who will compete in the 65kg was bought by UP Dangal for Rs 25 lakh while Vinesh Phogat who earned Rs 40 lakh will ply her trade for UP Dangal as well.
Walking the ramp and dancing alongside Sakshi were Olympic medallists Helen Maroulis and Marwa Amri.
Soon after the victory, Sushil Kumar, who won bronze in 2008 Beijing Olympics and then followed it up with a silver in 2012 London Games, dedicated the win to his motherland and coach.