Jinson Johnson wins gold for India in the men’s 1500m. Johnson clocked 3:44.72 minutes, was trailing for a while before picking up pace. He left behind Amir Moradi of Iran (silver) and Mohammed
Chitra Unnikrishnan Palakeezh bags bronze in women’s 1500m.bagged bronze in the women’s 1500 metre competition. The 23-year-old clocked 4 minutes and 12.56 seconds to finish the race at third place, while Bahrain secured the top two places as Kalkidan Befkadu and Tigist Belay clinched gold and silver respectively.
Seema Punia bags bronze in women’s discus throw. However, India lose to Malaysia in the semi-final of the men;’s hockey event.