Jing Ruixue wins 63 kilogram Women's wrestling

2009-10-23 19:29 BJT

In women's 63 kilogram division: Shaanxi's Jing Ruixue faced the country's number three wrestler Zhang Fengliu. Jing Ruixue settled for the silver medal in last edition of the National Games with a lost to Meng Lili. But Jing's opponent this year was Zhang, who overcame Meng Lili before entering the final. Jing performed with discipline and took the opening round.

Zhang took 2 quick points in the second, but the 23-year-old Jing didn't give her any more scoring chances and held on the take the round 5-2 in an emotional finish for both wrestlers.

So Shaanxi regains the top spot after a long absence. The province's wrestlers last won the gold in the 6th national games 22 years ago.

Editor: James | Source: CCTV.com