The wrestling bout between Pailwan Rohit Dalal of New Delhi and Pailwan Appasab of Belagavi at the Dasara Traditional Wrestling Tournament organised as part of Dasara festival at D. Devaraj Urs Multipurpose Stadium yesterday, ended in a tie after a hour-long bout.
The attacks and counter attacks by both the Pailwans caught the spectators spellbound. Although Pailwan Rohit Dalal gained an upper hand in the beginning, Pailwan Appasab came back strongly in the second half to neutralise Dalal.
Finally, the bout was declared as a tie, after Pailwan Rohit Dalal suffered injuries nearly one hour into the bout.
Also, Pailwan Ramu of Ganjam and Pailwan Tejas of Bogadi were declared winners by default, as the opponents were absent.
Greko-Roman style Wrestling
55 kg category: S. Prateek of Bengaluru Rural – First, Rudresh Kugaji of Belagavi – Second and Ajit R. Chougole of Belagavi – Third.
60 kg: Prabhakar of Bengaluru – 1st, Shivappa Jambagi of Belagavi – 2nd and Ramanna Kalagabkar of Belagavi – 3rd.
63 kg: Eshwar S. Daangi of Belagavi – 1st, Jyotiba P. Jambre of Belagavi – 2nd and A. Ranganath of Bengaluru Rural – 3rd.
67 kg: Hucchappa R. Jiddimani of Bengaluru Rural – 1st, T. Marappa of Belagavi – 2nd and Shravan Haadimani of Belagavi – 3rd.
72 kg: Shivanand S. Bangi of Belagavi – 1st, E. Sanjay of Bengaluru Rural – 2nd and Praveen Hippargi of Kalaburagi – 3rd.
77 kg: Paramanand of Belagavi – 1st, Lakshman B. Savalagi of Bengaluru – 2nd place and Mubarak N. Ankali of Belagavi – 3rd.
82 kg: S. Pankaj Kumar of Bengaluru – 1st, Gopal Tanvashi of Belagavi – 2nd and Hanamani N. Channal of Bengaluru – 3rd.
87 kg: Anand of Bengaluru – 1st, Hussain Ulla of Belagavi – 2nd and Aditya Bedkyale of Belagavi – 3rd.
97 kg: Shivaiah Poojari of Belagavi – 1st, N. Kenchappa of Bengaluru – 2nd and M.S. Sawaroop of Bengaluru – 3rd.
97-130 kg: Madhusudan of Bengaluru – 1st, R. Srishail of Bengaluru – 2nd and Beeresh Langoti of Belagavi – 3rd.
Results : Traditional Wrestling
Chandan of Ittigegud, Mysuru Siddu of Dharwad
Sanjay of Adalli Vishwa of Nanjangud
Harshith of Shankarapura Manchanna of Udbur
Tejas of Bogadi Shivu of Mahadevapura
Manjunath of Nanjangud Shivu of Ittigegud
N. Manoj Prasad of Alanahalli Shivaraj of Nanjangud
Hemanth Kumar Durga Prasad of Kanakapura
Cheluvaraj of Bannur Tejas of Pandavapura
Jeevan of Palahalli Satya of Rammanahalli
Vijay of Mahadevapura Chinnu of Nagarle
Mahadevaswamy of Nanjangud Dilip of Ittigegud
Upendra of Rammanahalli Nataraj of Hosabandikeri