Asian Games: Manju Bala Wins Hammer Throw Bronze

Updated: 28 September 2014 16:57 IST

Manju Bala threw the hammer to a distance of 60.47 metres in her first attempt to win the bronze.

Asian Games: Manju Bala Wins Hammer Throw Bronze
India's Bala Manju competes in the women's hammer throw competition at the Asian Games. © PTI

Incheon:

India's Manju Bala won the bronze medal in the women's hammer throw in the 17th Asian Games at the Incheon Main Stadium here on Sunday. (Day 9 Blog | Medal Tally | Wrestler Yogeshwar Wins Historic Gold)

Manju threw the hammer to a distance of 60.47 metres in her first attempt to win the bronze. The gold and silver went to China's Wenxiu Zhang (77.33m) and Zheng Wang (74.16m), respectively. (Also Read: Kushbir Kaur Wins Silver in 20km Walk)

Topics : Athletics Asian Games 2014
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