Asian Games 2018 Day 6: India won the gold medal in rowing
After winning two bronze medals in the sailing event on the sixth day of Asian Games, a gold medal has also arrived in India’s account. The men’s 4-sculls team has won this medal. After winning this, the total number of medals of India has been 21. It is also India’s 5th gold medal. India won the first gold medal in the 18th Asian Games held in Indonesia on the sixth day from sailing competition on Friday. Swarn Singh, Bhonakal Dattu, Om Prakash and Sukhamit Singh team made the men’s quadruple sculls team event gold in the boat.
The Indian team secured first place in the final with a time of 6 minutes and 17.13 sec. It is the sixth gold medal in India’s history. The silver medal of the event was won by Indonesia and bronze medal Thailand. India got two bronze medals on Friday in the same tournament. Significantly, India’s performance on the fifth day of the Asian Games was not so special. On this day, India’s world champion Kabaddi team lost to Iran. Also, many other players also failed to win a medal. On the sixth day, India’s beginning has been positive.