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SAG: Sapna Devi clinches gold in Wushu Taolu; Anjul Namdeo gets bronze

Sapna clinched the gold with 9.45 points while Susmita Tamang earned silver with a score of 8.72.

News 07 Feb 2016, 19:43 IST
Sapna Devi won the gold medal in the women’s Wushu Taolu competition.

India continued to dominate on the second day of the 12th South Asian Games (SAG) with Sapna Devi winning gold in the women's Wushu Taolu (Changquan) competition at the Rising Sun Sports Complex here on Sunday.

Sapna scored 9.45 points to emerge as the winner while the silver went to Susmita Tamang of Nepal who had a score of 8.72. Pakistan's Nazia Parvaiz took the bronze with a score of 6:30 points.

In the men's competition, Sri Lanka's PLH Lakshan scored 8:86 to win the gold medal while Bijay Sinjali of Nepal earned silver with a score of 8:80 points. For India, Anjul Namdeo was forced to settle for bronze after scoring 8:66 points.

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