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Wrestlers grapple for glory at championships

The Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport rolled out the mats yesterday morning on their 2013 National Wrestling Champion-ships at the Dambol Touk indoor hall of the National Sports Complex, with 119 male and 8 female grapplers signed up to compete over five days for honours and places in the Cambodian national squad. Events in both traditional and modern forms of wrestling will see athletes crowned in various weight catergories, including 51kg, 55kg, 60kg and freeweight for men, and 48kg, 55kg and freeweight for women. Participants are hailing from 10 clubs and associations nationwide. 

Translated by Cheng Seryrith

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