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Jun 11, 2011

Gani Lifts Battal Ballian Kesari Dangal Title

State Times

JAMMU: Gani of Mallerkotla lifted the third Annual Battal Ballian Kesari Dangal title outplaying Her Nek Singh (Neki) in the main bout played at Battal.
The winner pahalwan was presented a cash award of Rs 15,000 while runners-up, Neki got Rs 10,000 from Chief Guest, Pawan Gupta a senior BJP leader and president J and K Indian Style Wrestling Association, Shiv Kumar Sharma.
Pawan Khajuria and Raj Kumar Buccha were Guests of Honour.
Total 61 bouts played in this Dangal organised by Pir Baba Dangal committee in association with J and K Indian Style Wrestling Association.
Earlier, the second main bout went to Rehmat Ali of Mallerkotla who defeated Palla of Himachal to fetch a cash prize of Rs 8,000. Loser, Palla got Rs 5,000.
In third main bout, Rafiq of Ludhiana emerged winner outplaying Sukha of Rajasthan while fourth bout was bagged by Davinder of Haryana who beat wrestler Jakker of Jammu. The fifth was clinched by Kulvir Singh of Kot Bhawal beating Vikas of Khanna.
Other Results: Anuj of Delhi beat Swarn Singh of Kot Bhawal; Pankaj of Delhi beat Kallu of Jammu; Bobari of Jammu beat Billa of Jallender; Sainf Ali of Mullerkotla beat Ajeeta of Amritsar; Satnam of Rajasthan beat Attardin of Jammu; Akram of Jammu beat Jaswant of Rajasthan; Sanjay of Haryana beat Amir Khan of Jammu; Ravi of Jammu beat
Pritam Singh of Reasi; Makhan Din of Kathua beat Murad Ali of Jammu; Amit of Harayana beat Billu of Jammu; Sukhram of Harayana beat Kuldip of Ramnagar; Hira of Amritsar beat Vijay of Chenani; Asraf of Mullerkotla beat Football of Jammu; Sonu of Amritsar beat Bushan of Jammu; Ravinder of Harayana beat Arjun of Jammu; Naresh of Jammu beat Satnam of Amritsar.
Bouts between Naresh of Jindrah and Surinder of Jammu; Teg Ali of Mullarkotla and Babu of Ramnagar; Billa of Jammu and Thirthu of Manwal; Babu of Jindrah and Goga of Jammu and Mohd. Iqbal of Chandigarh and Sofat Ali of Nargada ended in a draw.

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