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Khelo: Delhi wrestlers give them early edge in medals race

Press Trust of India  |  Pune 

Records fell like nine pins in the competition as formally started here Wednesday.

On an action-packed day, three of the four categories in saw new records.

won three of the four gold medals, while Odisha through Bhaktaram Desti in men's 49 kg in Under-17 category got their first gold of the Games, a said.

If dominated winning three of the four gold, dominated Greco-Roman winning five of the 10 gold medals.

In wrestling, won two gold medals, while Maharashtra, and accounted for one each.

In Gymnastics, late on Tuesday night, through and through Prathista Samanta won one gold each, while on Wednesday in the Under-17 all-round Rhythmic gymnastics, Bavleen Kaur gave Jammu and Kashmir their first gold.

Manipur's lone winner in was Khundongbam Loyangamba Singh (U17: 51kg category).

So, at the end of the day, has five gold medals, hosts have won four, two, while Manipur, Jammu and Kashmir, and have won one each.

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First Published: Wed, January 09 2019. 23:35 IST