Aman Gulia and Sagar Jaglan are India’s new World Cadet champions


Young wrestlers Aman Gulia and Sagar Jaglan on Tuesday emerged the new world champions of their respective classes as India dished out a formidable present on the second day of the Cadet World Championship.

Gulia emerged winner with a convincing 5-2 win over American Luke Joseph Lilledahl in 48kg ultimate whereas Jaglan blanked James Mockler Rowley 4-0 within the 80kg summit conflict.

Sahil gained bronze within the 110kg by pinning Kazakhstan’s Alikhan Kussainov inside the primary two-minute interval.

Adding to India’s success, Jaskaran Singh assured himself of a silver within the 60kg class with a 6-2 win over Azerbaijan’s Abdulrahman Ibrahimov within the semifinals.

Gulia conceded solely three factors en route the title.

The American, being taller, had higher attain however Aman adjusted his recreation properly and stored attacking his rival.

Aman led 3-0 when Luke pulled off a take right down to slender the lead however the Indian wrestler got here up with a take down transfer of his personal to tug away.

Jaglan’s defence was strong as he didn’t let the American make any attacking transfer and scored factors with push outs.

Vaibhav Patil misplaced his bronze medal play-off 5-7 to Azerbaijan’s Javid Javadov in 55kg. Sahil (110kg) will even struggle for bronze.

On Wednesday, Jaskaran Singh will struggle for gold in opposition to Uzbekistan’s Kamronbek Kadamov whereas Chirag (51kg) and Jaideep (71kg) will struggle for bronze.


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