CWG 2022: Anshu Malik settles for silver in women’s 57 kg freestyle

05 Aug 2022, Birmingham: Anshu Malik won silver in the women’s 57kg event after she lost to 2-time defending champion Odunayo Adekuoroye in the final.

In the women’s 57kg event, Anshu fell 2 points down early in the bout and conceded 2 more attacking as Adekuoroye led 4-0 at the break.

Anshu Malik came out attacking in the second round and nearly came away with the win as the experienced Nigerian defended too much and conceded 4 points to Anshu.

However, the Indian ran out of time as Adekuoroye completed a hattrick of gold medals at the Commonwealth Games.

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