Youth Olympic Games 2018: Suraj Panwar Wins India’s 1st Athletics Medal

Suraj Panwar won India’s first medal in athletics at the Youth Olympic Games 2018 after claiming the silver medal in the men’s 5000m race walk event Buenos Aires, Argentina.

The 17-year-old’s silver was India’s third overall medal in athletics in the history of the Youth Olympic Games. Panwar had finished second in the first stage in 20.23.30s, behind Patin Oscar of Ecuador.

Source- The Times-Now