Commonwealth Games 2022: Beed’s Avinash Sable wins steeplechase silver medal
Avinash Sable won silver: Maharashtra K Avinash Sable has won the silver medal for India in the Commonwealth Games 2022 held in Birmingham. He also won a silver medal in the 3000m steeplechase with a time of 8:11:20. Interestingly, with this medal, India has won its second medal in track and field in just one hour. Priyanka Goswami won a silver medal in the 10 km walk sometime back. After which Avinash has also won silver.
Interestingly, Avinash has won this medal as Avinash has done brilliantly many times before this. But this time the Commonwealth tournament was very special for him. Avinash also set a national record and personal best this time with a time of 8 min 11.20 s to do his best to win the race. He missed out on the gold medal. In this game, Abraham of Kenya won the gold medal with a time of 8.11.15 minutes. The Kenyan player also won a bronze medal. Amos Serem won the bronze medal with a time of 8.16.83 minutes.
Priyanka also won silver medal
India has won its first medal of the day. Indian athlete Priyanka Goswami has won the silver medal in the 10 km walk. Priyanka completed the distance of 10000 meters i.e. 10 km in 43.38 minutes and Jemima of Australia completed this distance in 42.34 minutes and got the gold medal.