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Commonwealth Games 2018: Wrestling Women's Freestyle 62 kg Nordic, Sakshi Malik carries India's hopes, Live Updates

The action commences very soon at the Carrara Sports Arena 1 - Mat B
Updated: 14 April 2018 12:44 IST - Published: 14 April 2018 12:26 IST
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That's all from Sakshi Malik's final match in the Women's Freestyle 62kg Nordic event.
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Malik does brilliantly at the death to defend against the gut wrench and wins by a single point

Score:
Sakshi Malik 6-5 Tayla Ford
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Sakshi foils a takedown attempt by Tayla Ford but Ford does well to take back control in the final seconds of the match.
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Final minute of the bout as Ford manages to get one technical point.
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After a prolonged lock, Sakshi turns around and gets another two points with the takedown.

Score 6-2
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Just under two minutes left in the bout.
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Malik starts strong and takes control on the mat with a swift move to mount her back and scores two points.
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The second round is underway
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End of Round 1:

Sakshi Malik 2-2 Tayla Ford
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Ford goes for a double leg takedown but Malik turns it and takes back control to get two points. She goes in for the gut wrench but is unable to lock it in.

Score 2-2
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Tayla Ford is unsuccessful in pinning Malik down. Great persistance from the Indian wrestler.
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Ford has taken Sakshi down and tries to pin her down but somehow she is holding on. Two points for the Kiwi so far.
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The bout is underway as both the wrestlers try to bring each other down.
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Hello and welcome to the final match action from the Women's Freestyle 62kg Nordic event.

Sakshi Malik will face off against New Zealander Tayla Ford.
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Second loss on the trot for Sakshi Malik. She will next take on New Zealand's Tayla Ford later in the day.
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In an overzealous attempt to take Adeniyi down, she gives up the back control scores two to win the bout.

Score: Malik 3-6 Adeniyi
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With just 40 seconds to go, Malik scores a takedown taking the control of the back but fails to score a point.
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Adeniyi does well to score two with a takedown and takes Sakshi out of bounds. She is in the lead at 3-4 now
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Sakshi takes her out of bounds and scores one point to take the lead with two minutes to go.
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Malik trying to take Adeniyi down but she is showing good defence and keeping Malik at bay.
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Round 2 is underway!
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End of Round 1:

Score : Malik 2-2 Adeniyi
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Adeniyi again manages to take Malik out of bound and scores one to tie the match up at 1-1 as we reach the end of the first round.
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The two wrestlers do well to keep it standing as the Nigerian Adeniyi is defending well against the takedown attempts of Malik.
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Malik is taken out of bounds by the Nigerian who scores one point.