Anju George fetches gold in long jump

Updated: 25 February 2007 08:28 IST

India's Anju B George wins the gold medal in women's long jump at the Asian Games with a leap of 6.53 metres.

Busan:

India's Anju B George won the gold medal in women's long jump at the Asian Games here today with a leap of 6.53 metres. This was India's first gold in track and field events which started today and fourth overall. The silver medal went to Japan's Maho Hanaoka with a jump of 6.47m and Kazakhstan's Yelena Kochsheyeva won the bronze in 6.30m. (PTI)

Topics : Athletics
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