Commonwealth Games 2018: Wrestling, Women's Freestyle 76kg Semifinal, Kiran vs Blessing Onyebuchi, Live Updates

By Sportskeeda Desk | Last ModifiedApr 12, 2018 07:34 IST

Kiran's semifinal bout is about to get underway shortly


07:34 (IST)12 APR 2018

That's the end of the match.,..

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07:30 (IST)12 APR 2018

Nigeria's Blessing Onyebuchi has destroyed India's Kiran

The contest was so one-sided that the referee has stopped the contest after just one round

Blessing wins by Technical Superiority with a 10-0 result in her favour.

07:29 (IST)12 APR 2018

The score is out of control now, the Nigerian is running away with it

And that's it... the referee has stopped the contest

07:28 (IST)12 APR 2018

Kiran is not able to mount any offense, her opponent just looks untouchable

The Nigerian has picked up another couple of 2-pointers

07:28 (IST)12 APR 2018

And it's another 2-pointer for the Nigerian... she is womanhandling India's Kiran here 

07:27 (IST)12 APR 2018

The Nigerian scores a quick 2-pointer there for a throw

07:27 (IST)12 APR 2018

And we're away... and it's the Nigerian who has started strong

07:26 (IST)12 APR 2018

Here come the wrestlers

07:26 (IST)12 APR 2018

Kiran of India, the second female wrestler in action today has reached the semis in the Women's 76 kg Freestyle

Her opponent is Blessing Onyebuchi of Nigeria

07:24 (IST)12 APR 2018

After having won her first round bout, Kiran is all set for the semifinal against Blessing Onyebuchi of Nigeria.

Heading into Day 8, India will be looking to continue a good medal run in the competition so far.

Om Mitharwal and Shreyasi Singh brought medals for India on the 7th day of the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.

On Day 7, there was a lot of progress in the Boxing event. Manish Kaushik, Vikas Krishan, and Gaurav Solanki went through to the Semifinals.
The three qualifications mean that all Indian Male boxers have made it through to the Semifinals of their respective weight categories. Legendary Mary Kom did one better and progressed to the Finals in the 45-48 Kg weight category. Sarita Devi and Pinki could not repeat the same feat, however, and were knocked out in the quarterfinals.

Day 7 brought individual Badminton and Table Tennis events. Sindhu, Saina, and Srikanth were all in action in their singles matches.

Indian Men's Hockey team staged a great comeback from 3-2 down to win 4-3 in the final minutes of the match, confirming their spot in the semifinals. 
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