It’s Raining Gold For Assam Swimmer Shivangi Sharma At Khelo India

Shivangi Sarma wins 100-meter freestyle at the Khelo India Youth Games


Assam swimmer Shivangi Sarma bagged her fourth back to back individual gold at the Khelo India Youth Games on January 18th, 2020. This time, Shivangi won 100-meter freestyle.

Shivangi, who is a student of the Bal Bharti School in New Delhi, won her third gold in Girls’ Under-21 800 meter freestyle swimming at the event on January 18th, 2020. Bhavika Dugar of Tamil Nadu won silver and Jasmine Gurung of Haryana won bronze.

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Shivangi, who won two gold medals on the opening day of the swimming competitions, continued to dominate proceedings here at the Dr Zakir Hussain Aquatic Centre as she bagged her third gold medal of the Khelo India Youth Games 2020 amid stiff competition from Karnataka.

The 17-year-old won the Girls U21 400m Freestyle with a timing of 4:34.55 to bag the top medal, defeating Tamil Nadu’s Bhavika Dugar (4:55.64) and Haryana’s Jasmine Gurung (5:06.31).

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