2023 U17 World Championships
Istanbul, Turkey – August 3rd, 2023
Photo Credit: UWW
Five more weights in women’s freestyle started their drive for gold at the U17 World Championships for wrestling. India lead the way, placing 4 athletes into the semi-final round. Team USA and Japan each placed 3 competitors.
Jaclyn Bouzakis (40kg) joins fellow Pennsylvanian Haylie Jaffe (61kg), and Texas standout wrestler Jasmine Robinson (69kg) in this all important round. All three will face off against athletes from Team India.
Women’s Freestyle semifinal matchups:
Jaclyn BOUZAKIS (USA) vs. Rachana RACHANA (IND)
Koharu AKUTSU (JPN) vs. Klara WINKLER (GER)
Natsumi MASUDA (JPN) vs. Daniella HOSSEIN BEKY (NOR)
Meiramgul AKHMETZHAN (KAZ) vs. Muskan MUSKAN (IND)
Olga OVCHINNIKOVA (AIN) vs. Sakibjamal ESBOSYNOVA (UZB)
Fabiana RINELLA (ITA) vs. Sakura ONISHI (JPN)
Konami ONO (JPN) vs. Leah SAMSONSEN (NOR)
Haylie JAFFEE (USA) vs. Savita SAVITA (IND)
Veronika VILK (CRO) vs. Evelin UJHELJI (SRB)
Srishti SRISHTI (IND) vs. Jasmine ROBINSON (USA)