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Asian Athletics Championship 2019: India finishes fourth with 17 medals

Asian Athletics Championship 2019: India finishes fourth with 17 medals

The 23rd edition of the Asian Athletics Championship concluded in Doha, Qatar on April 24, 2019. India with 17 medals (3 Gold, 7 silver and 7 bronze) finished fourth in the tournament.

The four-day event saw participation from 63 nations across the world.

Bahrain topped the tally with 11 gold, 7 silver and 4 bronze, followed by China with 10 gold, 13 silver, 7 bronze and then Japan with 5 gold, 4 silver, 9 bronze.

Gold Medal Winners of India

  1. Tejinder Pal Singh Toor in Men’s shot put.
  2. Gomathi Marimuthu in Women’s 800m race.
  3. PU Chitra in Women’s 1500m race.

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