Para-athlete Shrimant Jha bags bronze at Asian Armwrestling Championship

Updated:1 month ago IST

New Delhi, Apr 20 (ANI): Differently-abled Indian arm wrestler Shrimant Jha made the country proud on Friday by picking up a bronze medal at the Asian Armwrestling Championship, which is being held from April 16 to April 22 in Kazakhstan. The 25-year-old, resident of Naxal-hit Chhattisgarh finished behind Tajikistan's Firuz and Magolia's Munkhbold to settle for the bronze in the 80kg senior category. Following the win, Shrimant said he would continue to concentrate on his game and try to do better next time around. He further hoped that this time he gets a job from Chhattisgarh government.

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