Young Indian wrestler Nilesh Kandurkar dies after neck breaks during bout, navyamedia

Young Indian wrestler Nilesh Kandurkar dies after neck breaks during bout

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A 20-year-old Kolhapur wrestler Nilesh Kandurkar died after breaking his neck during a bout.

Kandurkar was participating in a mud wrestling tournament when he force landed on his neck while trying to free himself from the opponent.

He was admitted to a Kolhapur hospital and later shifted to Karad, where Kandurkar succumbed to his injuries.