11-member Indian squad for wrestling tourney in Cuba



11-member Indian squad for wrestling tourney in Cuba New Delhi: An 11-member contingent will represent India at the 41st International Free Style, Greco Roman Style and Female Wrestling Tournament 'Cerro Pelado Granma' to be held in Havana City from February 15-21.

Rajesh Kumar (84Kg) and Hari Krishan (55Kg) are among the six Indian grapplers who will compete in the Greco Roman Style event. The other Indians in that category are Anil Kumar (60Kg), Sunil Kumar (66Kg), Sanjay (74Kg), Rishi Pal (120Kg).

The female squad consists of Neha Rathi (48Kg), Rachna Shekhawat (51Kg), Nirmala Devi (55Kg), Rajni (59Kg) and Babita (67Kg), a Wrestling Federation of India release said.

Last year, the Indians had won four gold, six silver and five bronze medals in this competition.

PTI