Pooja wins silver; mixed day for India at Youth Olympics


Singapore: Woman wrestler Pooja Dhanda on August 16 won the first medal for India  at the Youth Olympic Games and shuttlers Sai Praneeth and HS Prannoy also kept themselves in contention after the second day of the inaugural event here. After beating three opponents without conceding a point, Pooja lost 1-3 to Baatarzorig Battsetseg of Mongolia in the final to settle for silver medal in the 60kg freestyle category.

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