Asian Games 2023: Indian Women’s Team Wins Historic First Gold In Cricket
New Delhi: The Indian women’s cricket team led by Harmanpreet Kaur-led team thumped Sri Lanka by 19 runs in the final to clinch India’s first gold medal in the sport at the Asian Games. This is India’s second gold medal at the Asian Games 2023. So far, India has won 11 medals. Earlier, India’s 10m men’s air rifle team earned the side’s first gold medal at the Asian Games 2023.
Aishwary Pratap Singh Tomar bagged bronze in the 10m men’s rifle final individual event while India also won the 25m men’s rapid fire pistol team bronze at Asian Games 2023. India also secured two bronze medals in rowing events – Men’s Four and Men’s Quadruple Sculls.
Indian women’s cricket team wins Gold at the #AsianGames with a dominant win over Sri Lanka, led by 18-year-old sensation #TitasSadhu‘s bowling brilliance (3 for 6). Congratulations to the team and support staff for this historic achievement! 🇮🇳 @BCCIWomen pic.twitter.com/md78olzIxS
— Jay Shah (@JayShah) September 25, 2023