Wrestlers Successful at Asian Championships

Date: 10/06/2019 | Source: Sports DPRK English | Read original version at source

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The 2019 Asian Wrestling Championships took place in China from April 23 to 28, Juche 108 (2019).

It brought together at least 340 men and women wrestlers from 29 countries and regions including the DPRK, China, India, Kazakhstan and Mongolia.

DPRK players won one gold medal, three silvers and two bronzes.

Pak Yong Mi bagged a gold medal in 53kg category of women's wrestling.

Kang Kum Song, Ri Se Ung and Jong Myong Suk were placed second respectively in 57kg category of men's freestyle, 60kg category of men's Greco-roman and 57kg category of women's wrestling, and Kim Han Song and Hwang Yong Ok came third in 65kg category of men's freestyle and 50kg category of women's wrestling respectively.

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