National Wrestling

KALAIYA: Bara claimed the team championship at the seventh National Wrestling Tournament with four golds, two silvers and a bronze medal here on Tuesday. Parsa finished second with two golds, one silver and two bronzes followed by Nawalparasi who earned a gold and a bronze medal. Bara also bagged both the best player awards — Under-22 and Above-22 categories. Mukhtar Alam was adjudged the best player in the U-22 category while Satendra Yadav was declared the best in the Above-22 section. Mukhtar won 55kg gold defeating Brijesh Kumar Singh of Nawalparasi and Jaya Mangal clinched the 60kg gold in the final matches. Also winning gold were Sumir Sah in 74kg and Pralhad Yadav in 84kg event. — HNS