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At the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham on Friday, Divya Kakaran easily defeated Tiger Lily Cocker Lemalie of Tonga to win the bronze medal in women's 68kg freestyle wrestling.

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She won the bronze medal contest in under 26 seconds. The 23-year-old also took home bronze in the same division at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast.

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In the men's freestyle wrestling 125 kg class, Mohit Grewal beat Aaron Johnson of Jamaica and won his first bronze medal with a win by fall.

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All six of India's wrestlers who competed on Friday did so and received medals.

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Earlier, Divya started her CWG career in the quarterfinal, although she was up against the reigning champion in a difficult matchup.

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Nigeria's Blessing Oborududu, who won the gold medal in 2018, prevailed because to her better technical ability, scoring five points in the opening frame and six more in the last frame.

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However, because to her opponent's superiority, she advanced to the final, giving Divya another chance to win a medal.

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She subsequently competed against Blandine Nyeh Ngiri of Cameroon in the second round of the repechage.

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The Indian recovered and won in just 65 seconds via fall to secure her place in the bronze medal match.

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In addition, the 23-year-old took home a bronze medal from the 2018 Asian Games. She won the UWW Ranking Series competition in Almaty in June of this year. The 2017 Commonwealth Wrestling Championships were again won by her.