Tulika Maan received a silver for India at CWG 2022
Tulika Maan’s goals of giving India its first ever gold medal in judo have been shattered as she was defeated by Scotland’s Sarah Adlington in girls’s +78 kg closing. It’s a creditable silver for the teen who appeared shocked and unhappy after the defeat. Adlington received after performing an ‘Ippon’.
The 22-year-old, a four-time nationwide champion, had crushed New Zealand’s Sydnee Andrews within the semifinal. She trailed within the match initially however carried out an ‘Ippon’ to humble Andrews inside three minutes within the semifinal match.
That is India’s third medal in Judo on the showpiece occasion. L Shushila Devi and Vijay Kumar had claimed a silver and bronze in girls’s 48kg and males’s 60kg respectively on Monday.
It have to be famous that within the wake of the de-recognition of the Judo Federation of India on April 22, an knowledgeable committee was constituted by the Sports activities Authority of India to supervise the trials and the choice course of for the CWG and in addition counsel needed adjustments.
The committee included Olympian Judokas Cawas Billimoria, Sandeep Byala and Sunith Thakur in addition to Judo masters Arun Dwivedi and Yogesh Okay Dhadve.
(With company inputs)
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