Indian Paralympian Amit Kumar Saroha claimed a silver medal in men’s club Discuss throw F51 competition at the World Para Athletics Championships in London.
Saroha’s pulled off his best throw of 30.25 m in his third attempt to clinch the silver medal. The Para-athlete from Haryana has previously won silver in the Biennial Championships in Doha, 2015 and a gold medal at the Incheon Asian Para Games in 2014.
The 32 year old lost to Serbian Zeljko Dimitrijevic who managed to retain his crown with a throw of staggering 31.99m.
Saroha will next compete in the finals of men’s Discuss throw F52 event. Earlier in the tournament Indian javelin thrower won gold.For all the latest Sports News, download NewsX App