Akash Malik became India’s first silver-medallist in archery at the Youth Olympic Games, providing a fitting finale to the country’s best-ever campaign at the marquee event Buenos Aires.
The 15-year-old son of a farmer lost a one-sided final to Trenton Cowles of the USA 0-6 as India concluded with three gold, nine silver, and one bronze at the event. He was seeded fifth after qualification and he hails from Haryana.
Source- The Hindu
Static/Current Takeaways Important for Indian Bank PO Exam 2018-
- Argentina Capital: Buenos Aires, Currency: Argentine peso.
- Official Mascot of Youth Olympic Games 2018 is Pandi.