HANGZHOU: Sheetal Devi kicked off the ongoing 4th Asian Para Games on a remarkable note as she bagged gold in the women’s compound open event on Friday. Sheetal Devi with a scintillating display in archery defeated Singapore’s Alim Nur Syahidah in the women’s compound open event. It was a closely fought contest as Alim Nur with her precision took a point lead in the first three sets. She enjoyed a three-point lead after the conclusion of the first three sets with the final two sets remaining.
Sheetal produced back-to-back perfect scores to clinch the game with Alim Nur missing the mark in a couple of shots. In the end, she emerged victorious with an overall score of 144-142.
In a thrilling display of skill and determination, renowned para-badminton player Pramod Bhagat won a gold medal in the men’s single SL3 category.
The victory marks a historic milestone for Pramod as he completed a trio of gold medals, having previously won the Paralympic Gold and World Championships gold. Agencies