World Champion Helen Maroulis pulls out of PWL match

ANI | Updated: Jan 20, 2018 16:26 IST

New Delhi [India], Jan 20 (ANI): Current World and 2016 Olympic Champion Helen Maroulis has pulled out of the Haryana Hammers Vs Mumbai Maharathi match in the Pro Wrestling League (PWL).

Helen said she was feeling a slight pain in her leg after her defeat to Pooja Dandha in her last encounter. After consulting her team and personal doctors, Helen opted out of the high octane clash.

Lalita Sherawat, a 2014 Commonwealth Games silver medalist and 2015 Asian Championship bronze medalist, will replace Helen for the match.

Last year's finalist Haryana Hammers have played three ties till and have managed to four points, losing one match and winning the other two.

After winning their first two clashes against Veer Marathas and Delhi Sultans, they went down to the valiant NCR Punjab Royals.(ANI)