Tuesday, Oct 20, 2020 | Last Update : 11:44 PM IST

195th Day Of Lockdown

Maharashtra1443409114960338084 Andhra Pradesh7192566588755981 Karnataka6406615157829286 Tamil Nadu6088555529389653 Uttar Pradesh4031013468595864 Delhi2827522506135401 West Bengal2603242287555017 Odisha222734190080912 Kerala204242131048772 Telangana1992761701091163 Bihar178882164537888 Assam169985139977655 Gujarat1332191132403417 Rajasthan1288591077181441 Haryana1237821059901307 Madhya Pradesh117588932382207 Punjab107096840253134 Chhatisgarh9856566860777 Jharkhand7770964515661 Jammu and Kashmir69832495571105 Uttarakhand4533233642555 Goa3107125071386 Puducherry2548919781494 Tripura2412717464262 Himachal Pradesh136799526152 Chandigarh112128677145 Manipur9791760263 Arunachal Pradesh8649623014 Nagaland5768469311 Meghalaya5158334343 Sikkim2707199431 Mizoram178612880
  Sports   In Other sports  05 Dec 2019  South Asian Games 2019: India overtakes Nepal to reach top spot at medal tally

South Asian Games 2019: India overtakes Nepal to reach top spot at medal tally

ANI
Published : Dec 5, 2019, 4:57 pm IST
Updated : Dec 5, 2019, 4:57 pm IST

India now has 77 medals in its kitty with 36 gold, 28 silver and 13 bronze. Nepal has 74 medals with 30 gold, 16 silver and 28 bronze.

India on Thursday overtook Nepal to reach the top spot of the medal tally in the ongoing South Asian Games 2019. (Photo: South Asian Games website)
 India on Thursday overtook Nepal to reach the top spot of the medal tally in the ongoing South Asian Games 2019. (Photo: South Asian Games website)

Kathmandu: India on Thursday overtook Nepal to reach the top spot of the medal tally in the ongoing South Asian Games 2019.

India now has 77 medals in its kitty with 36 gold, 28 silver and 13 bronze.
Nepal has 74 medals with 30 gold, 16 silver and 28 bronze.

 

"#SAG2019 Update - #India overtakes Nepal to take the top spot with a total of 77 medals that include 36 Gold, 28 Silver and 13 Bronze medals. Many Congratulations!! @KirenRijiju @DGSAI," SAI Media tweeted.

On Thursday, Indian weightlifters won two gold medals. Jhilli Dalabehera won it in the 45kg weight category while Sneha Soren bagged it in the 49kg category.

 

Indian athletes dominated in most of the competitions on Wednesday and clinched 28 medals including 17 gold, seven silver and four bronze.

Late on Wednesday evening, Annu Raj, Gauri Sheoran and Neeraj Kaur won gold in 25meters Sports Pistol team event. In the individual competition event, Annu bagged gold while Gauri grabbed silver for India.

Similarly, in Tennis, India clinched Men's and Women's team title. Indian men defeated

Pakistan while women beat Sri Lanka in the finals.

In Kho-Kho, Indian men's and women's teams won a gold each whereas, in Triathlon, India won gold in 4*4 mixed relay.

In Taekwondo event, India clinched six medals, including three gold.

 

Tags: south asian games
Location: Nepal, Central, Kathmandu