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3 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai
With India having won 13 medals on the wrestling mat at the ongoing Commonwealth Games, one would expect the nation's grapplers to be painting the town red in Glasgow.
David Tremblay won the men's 61-kilogram title, Dori Yeats won the women's 69 kg title and Arjun Gill won gold in the men's 97 kg event.
Good morning and welcome to the eighth day of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games.
The 28-year-old, who grew up in Germany, moved to Scotland in 2001 when his father Volodymyr took a job as coach of the national wrestling squad.
Danielle Lappage of Canada celebrates after defeating Geetika Jakhar of India in the gold medal final of the women's 63 kg wrestling event at the Commonwealth Games.
Yogeshwar , Geetika Jhakar and Babita Kumari made the finals, while Pawan Kumar will fight for the bronze medal.
The French wrestling federation says Guenot failed to give required details of his whereabouts, which resulted in a warning, and was twice absent from his house for out-of-competition tests, when he had previously indicated he would be there.
Adopted Scot Viorel Etko felt the proudest man in Glasgow after delivering the host nation's first wrestling Commonwealth Games medal in 20 years with bronze in the 61kgs at the SECC.
According to the Commonwealth Games website , three-time Canadian Interuniversity Sport wrestling champion with the University of Calgary Dinos Erica Wiebe of Ottawa, Ontario won the gold medal on Wednesday at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland.
David Tremblay of Canada celebrates winning gold in the Men's 61kg wrestling during the medal ceremony after winning the bronze medal in the Women's FS 53kg Bronze Medal match at the Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre during day seven of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games on July 30, 2014 in Glasgow, United Kingdom.
Canada's David Tremblay, right, seen wrestling in the semifinals against Scotland's Viorel Etko, took gold in the event on Wednesday.
Glasgow: India riding high on the successful outing of its wrestlers on Day 6 should be hoping for an equally rejuvenated performances by their boxing side.
England's Leon Rattigan missed out on the chance to fight for gold when he lost his 97kgs semi-final - but Scotland could win their first Commonwealth Games wrestling medals since 1994 with three athletes in the bronze contests later on Wednesday evening.
THERE were four Scots in action in the morning's wrestling session at the SECC, and three of them will contest bronze medal finals in the afternoon.
Glasgow: Indian wrestlers put on a stunning show with two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar, Amit Kumar and teenager Vinesh Phogat bagging three gold medals in their respective categories at the 2014 Commonwealth Games at the Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre here Tuesday.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 08:58 pm
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