Sharad Kumar won gold in mens high jump in Asian Para Games

Sharad Kumar won gold in mens high jump in Asian Para Games

Indian para high jumper Sharad Kumar won gold in men’s high jump T42/63 category. This is his second successive gold in the Asian Para Games 2018 in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Silver was claimed by Varun Bhati (1.82m), Rio Paralympic bronze-medallist, and bronze by Thangavelu Mariyappan (1.67m), Rio gold-medallist.

The F46 category of disability covers upper limb deficiency, impaired muscle power or impaired range of movement.