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Rahul Aware bags India’s 1st wrestling gold at CWG 2018

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The 26-year-old wrestler Rahul Aware today won India’s first wrestling gold medal at the Commonwealth Games 2018 after beating Canada’s Steven Takahashi in the final of men’s Freestyle 57 kg event.

Before the final, Rahul claimed two dominating victories with the scorelines 11-0 and 10-0, while he defeated Pakistan’s Muhammad Bilal 12-8 in the semi-final.