The Indian blended 4×400 relay staff set an Asian document by successful a silver medal right here at World U20 Athletics Championships. The blended relay staff of Barath Sridhar, Priya Mohan, Kapil, and Rupal Chaudhary upgraded the Asian U20 document with a time of three minutes and 17.76 seconds.
India concluded second behind the USA as they received the gold medal with a championships document time of three minutes and 17.69 seconds. Team India had received a bronze within the blended 4x400m relay within the final version in Nairobi, Kenya in 2021, the place the occasion was launched for the primary time. Rupal is the one new member of the quartet that had received bronze final yr whereas Sridhar, Priya and Kapil have been there in that staff.
Congratulations #India 🇮🇳 SILVER MEDAL 🥈
on the World U20 Athletics Championships @WACali22
Indian 4x400m blended relay staff of Sridhar, Priya, Kapil & Rupal additional improved the Asian U20 document with a time of three:17.76 in that very good silver medal effort #IndianAthletics pic.twitter.com/qZADWbgMvK
— Athletics Federation of India (@afiindia) August 3, 2022
The Indian quartet of Barath Sridhar, Priya Mohan, Kapil and Rupal Chaudhary clocked 3 minutes and 19.62 seconds to win warmth quantity 3 on Monday.
15-year-old Ashakiran Barla made it to the ladies 800m semifinals as one of many 4 quickest runners outdoors the 4 computerized qualifiers every from the 5 heats. She clocked 2:09.01s to complete sixth in warmth no 1. Sanyam Sanjay completed thirteenth total in shotput qualification spherical with a finest effort of 18.36m and missed the ultimate by simply 0.01m. The different Indian shot putter, Sawan completed fifteenth with a finest effort of 18.31m.