Tata Motors 65th Senior National Championship Results Day 2: Sunil Kumar and Gurpreet confirm ticket to Italy, Services bag ‘Best Team’ award

Tata Motors 65th Senior National Championship Results Day 2: Gurpreet Singh and Sunil Kumar continued their dominance in India’s Greco-Roman wrestling, bagging a gold medal in 77kg and 87kg weight division respectively in the 65th TATA Motors Senior Men Greco Roman Style National Championship in Jalandhar.

Gurpreet, who missed on the Individual World Cup after getting tested positive for Covid-19, beat Mohammed Rafeeq Holi in the final. The Punjab-wrestler marched into the final without conceding a point.

Asian Championship gold medallist Sunil too continued his good form at the national level, reclaiming the top spot in the 87kg weight division. The duo will now be amongst the wrestlers India will send for the Matteo Pellicone Rome Rankings next month.

Meanwhile, Services bagged the best team award after edging their fierce rivals Railways. While the Services scored 190 points, Railways bagged 170 points.

63 kg.

Gold Neeraj DEL
Silver Govind MAH
Bronze M. Taibanganba SSCB
Bronze Rajeet SSCB