Tokyo Paralympics News

Mariyappan wins silver, Sharad Kumar claims bronze in high jump at Paralympics

Mariyappan wins silver, Sharad Kumar claims bronze in high jump at Paralympics

Tokyo Paralympics: Mariyappan Thangavelu and Sharad Kumar on Tuesday won a silver and bronze respectively in the men’s high jump T42 event. With this, India’s medal tally at the Paralympics touched an unprecedented 10 on Tuesday. Defending champion Mariyappan cleared 1.86m while the American gold winner Sam Grewe succeeded in

Tokyo Paralympics: Discus thrower Vinod Kumar loses his bronze medal

Tokyo Paralympics: Discus thrower Vinod Kumar loses his bronze medal

Tokyo: Vinod Kumar lost his bronze medal in the men’s discus throw final F52 at the Tokyo Paralympics on Monday. The decision was taken by the Tokyo Paralympic technical representatives, who stated that the Indian para athlete did not qualify for the discus F52 category. An official statement was released