|Champion: Sanjeet Kumar Dangi |
Sanjeet Kumar Dangi won All India Open Wrestling Competition held at Old Pilanzi Ramlila Ground in Sarojini Nagar yesterday.
He defeated Narender, an international wrestler, in the final round in just 33 second. Dangi, who has been Delhi champion from 2002, won a cash award of Rs 51,000.
More than 100 wrestlers participated in the competition, organised by the GRK Wrestling Club and the Sache Sapne Education Society.
Dangi had earlier won a gold medal at the Johnnie Reitz Big-5 Wrestling Competition held at Johannesburg in South Africa. He also won a bronge medal at national games in 2002 held in Hyderabad, and All India Police Games in 2005.
He is hopeful of winning a medal in the Commonwealth Games-2010.