Adarsh Sinimol Wins Gold Medal in Men's category of Triathlon
Indian players won silver and bronze medal in women's category
Dainik BhaskarDec 03, 2019, 09:12 AM IST Sports Desk. Indian players won 14 medals, including three gold, on the first day of the South Asian Games (SAG). Adarsh Sinimol won the gold medal in the men's category of the triathlon. The Men's Badminton Team also won Gold. In a triathlon, players have to swim 750 meters, cycling 20 km and running 5 km.
Sinimol finished the race in 1 hour 2.51 seconds to finish first. Bishworjit Srikhom of India finished second with 1 hour 2 minutes 59 seconds. In the women's category, Indian players won silver and bronze medals. Sarojini Devi completed the race in 1 hour 14 minutes and captured Silver. Mohan Pragyanaya won the bronze with 1 hour 14 minutes 57 seconds.