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Commonwealth Games 2018: Wrestling Freestyle Men's 57 Kg Final, India's Rahul Aware fighting for Gold, Live Updates

The action is to start very soon at Carrara Sports Arena 1 - Mat B
Updated: 12 April 2018 13:19 IST - Published: 12 April 2018 11:54 IST
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The Indian really got it going in the second period and in the end he pulled away for the win with a sizable margin

What a win for Aware!

India's first gold medal from wrestling at CWG 2018 has been won by Rahul Aware
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Rahul Aware has just put in a superb performance to beat Canada's Steven Takahashi 15-7 in the final of the Men's 57 kg
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There it is, the time is up

GOLD FOR INDIA! GOLD FOR RAHUL AWARE!


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It's going to be India's first gold
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Another great hold and he almost pushed the Canadian out
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The gold is surely coming India's and Aware's way

This has been a great showing in the 2nd period
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Aware leads 13-6 with just 25 seconds left
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He's cementing the gold in style

2 more points to the Indian
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He's got another good hold here... he's going to do it
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Aware on course for the gold!
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He's got Takahashi again in his grip and has him down on the mat...he extends his lead

It's been a great second period for the Indian

Aware 11-6 Takahashi

Just 60 seconds to go
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He's back up and good to go
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There's 1 min 40 secs left

Aware leads 9-6, but he's suffered an injury
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But there's a stoppage, Aware seems to be injured, the doctor has been called for
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3 point lead for the Indian now
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Aware going for the lift... and he's got Takahashi down on the mat

2 more points to the Indian

Aware 9-6 Takahashi
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More points coming here... 1 to the Indian

Aware 7-6 Takahashi now
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The Canadian has equalized again... he gets 2 points for a good hold

Aware 6-6 Takahashi
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3 minutes to go... Aware in the lead by two
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And he keeps the hold and the Indian has been awarded 2 more points

Great finish there to round 1 from Aware. He has the lead.

It's Aware 6-4 Takahashi
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Aware goes in for the low hold now... He gets a good grasp this time

2 points to the Indian 

Aware 4-4 Takahashi
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Half a minute left in round 1
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It's a quick hold there from Takahashi, but Aware reacts well to prevent losing more points
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50 seconds left in Round 1