Narsingh Yadav qualifies for London Olympics 2012

Narsingh Yadav qualifies for London Olympics 2012 and becomes fifth Indian wrestler to book the London Olympics berth. Narsingh convincingly beat Turkey's Batuhan Demircin 7-2 to reach the final of the 74kg freestyle category. Sushil Kumar, Yogeshwar Dutt, Amit Kumar and Geeta Kumari (women's wrestling) have already qualified for the 2012 Games.
The determination was there and he made it," said the Sports Authority of India coach who trains Narsingh at Kandivali, Mumbai. Despite coming from a humble family from Uttar Pradesh, Narsingh, who won a gold medal at the Commonwealth Games and Asian Championship in 2010, had the support of his parents. 'Only after winning gold at the CWG, the financial condition of the family has improved a bit. But his father has always supported him,' the coach added. Freestyle coach Yashvir Singh said that the competition at Helsinki was tough. 'He has been training with Sushil at the camp.

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