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18th Asian Games : India Bags Two Gold Medals Jinson Johnson In 1500 M And Women’s 4×400 Relay Team

Picture : Twitter
Picture : Twitter

Indian athletes continued their dream run at the 18th Asian Games. Now it is adding Gold to its kitty in a hurry.

ace runner Jinson Johnson runs a beautiful race to take the GOLD in the 1500m final.

He ran a brilliant race, clocking 3:44.72secs to claim the top honours ahead of Iran’s Amir Moradi, who turned in a timing of 3:45.62sec, his season’s best effort.

Ending with a bronze was Bahrain’s Mohammed Tiouali (3:45.88sec).

Manjit, who had stunned one and all with his 800m gold, took the fourth position with a timing of 3:46.57secs.

Putting on a commanding show , India women’s team bagged Gold in 4x400m women’s final. Hima Das, MR Poovamma, SL Gayakwad and V Koroth take the first place with a timing of 3:28:72. Bahrain take home the silver while Vietnam settle for bronze.

India’s medal tally is now a healthy and impressive 58 .   13 Gold  , 20 Silver and 25 Bronze

 

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