India’s Manpreet Kaur claimed the gold medal in the women’s shot put on the opening day of the Asian Athletics Championships 2017 at the Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneswar, Odisha.
Govindan Laxmanan emerged triumphant in the men’s 5,000 meters and has also won Gold Medal.
Important Takeaways from Above News-
- The last edition of Asian Athletics Championship was held in Wuhan, China in 2015.
Source- Hindustan Times