Points to Remember:
- Javelin thrower Sundar Singh Gurjar has won India’s second gold defending his World Para Athletics Championships title in the men’s F46 javelin throw event in Dubai. With this, India has secured three Tokyo Paralympic Games quota, along with the bronze winner Ajeet Singh and Rinku.
- Gurjar came up with his season’s best effort of 61.22m to claim the top spot. Ajeet Singh sent the spear to a distance of 59.46m to clinch the bronze while Rinku finished fourth.
- While, Yogesh Kathuniya added a silver for India in men’s discus throw F56 event with a best throw of 42.05m.
- India now have two gold, two silver and a bronze in the Championships.
Important Possible questions based on above News:
- Which Indian Javelin thrower has won gold in the men’s F46 javelin throw event at 2019 World Para Athletics Championships? Sundar Singh
- In which disability sports category (classification), Javelin thrower Sundar Singh Gurjar won the gold medal in the ongoing World Para Athletics Championship? men’s F46