Commonwealth Games: Bronze medal for Kiwi judoka

Darcina Manuel with her bronze medal after defeating Canadian Klimkait Jessica. Photo / Greg Bowker
Darcina Manuel with her bronze medal after defeating Canadian Klimkait Jessica. Photo / Greg Bowker

New Zealand judoka Darcina-Rose Manuel has won bronze at the Commonwealth Games.

Manuel has beaten Canadian Jessica Klimkait in their bronze medal fight in the women's under-57 kilo division. It's New Zealand's third medal at the games.

The 21-year-old had to come through repechage to make the bronze final after losing her opening bout.

- Newstalk ZB

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