India recorded its best-ever medal haul on the Asian Para Video games through finishing the 2018 version with 72 medals — 15 gold, 24 silver, and 33 bronze medals. Because the 2018 Asian Para Video games drew to an in depth, India have been positioned 9th within the general tally. In 2014, India received 33 medals (three gold, 14 silver, 16 bronze). In males’s singles SL3 elegance badminton, India’s Pramod Bhagat defeated Ukun Rukaendi of Indonesia 21-19, 15-21, 21-14 to clinch the gold medal.
Athletes within the SL3 class usually have impairment in a single or each decrease limbs and deficient strolling or working steadiness. Athletes with cerebral palsy, bilateral polio or lack of each legs beneath the knee compete in half-court (lengthwise) to minimise the affect in their impairment.
Para shuttler Tarun Dhillon added any other gold for India at the ultimate day of the development through beating Yuyang Gao of China 21-16, 21-6 within the males’s singles SL4 elegance.
The SL4 elegance athletes have a lesser impairment in comparison to SL three and play full-court. Gamers with impairment in a single or each decrease limbs, unilateral polio or delicate cerebral palsy fall in SL4 class.
Continental giants China have been on the most sensible of the pecking order with 172 gold, 88 silver and 59 bronze adopted through South Korea (53 gold, 25 silver and 47 bronze) and Iran (51, 42, 43).
Previous Friday, Paralympic medallist Deepa Malik bagged her 2d bronze. Ok Jennitha Anto clinched the gold in girls’s particular person fast P1 chess match after beating Manurung Roslinda of Indonesia 1-Zero within the ultimate spherical, whilst Kishan Gangolli were given the easier of Majid Bagheri within the males’s particular person fast VI – B2/B3 match to say the highest spot. Speedy P1 match is for bodily impaired athletes whilst fast VI – B2/B3 match options in part blind competition.
In para-badminton, Parul Parmar notched up a 21-Nine 21-Five victory over Wandee Kamtam of Thailand to win the gold medal within the girls’s singles SL3 match. Athletes on this elegance have impairment in a single or each decrease limbs and deficient strolling/working steadiness however they play in status positions.