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Jayanti bags silver in World Jr Athletic
Sportslogon Team August 4th 2017


Bhubaneswar : Odisha’s ace sprinters Jayanti Behera bagged silver medal in the 200 metre event of the four-day World Para Athletics Junior Championships U-20 at Switzerland on Thursday.

She claimed silver medal in the women 200 metre T47 category with a timings of 28.04 seconds, while the gold and bronze medals bagged by Cerna Amanda of Chile and Heims Jessica of United State of America by clocking 27.72 and 29.89 seconds respectively.

Jayanti is the only sprinter representing the country in 200 and 400 metre event. In the final day on Saturday, she will take part in the 400 metre event. .
This news was added and updated on : August 4th 2017
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