Kazakh shot putter strikes 'silver' at 2018 Asian Paralympics

10 October, 2018, 18:07 299
Kazakh shot putter strikes 'silver' at 2018 Asian Paralympics

His best result was in the final try. 

 

Kazakhstan's shot putter Ravil Manusurbayev struck 'silver' at the 2018 Asian Paralympic Games in Jakarta, Sports.kz reports. 

The Kazakh athlete showed the best result - 14.66m in the sixth try. The athletes from China (15.67) and India (14.22) took the first and third places, respectively. 

This 'silver' medal is the seventh for Kazakhstan national team. 

Earlier, Kazakhstan's swimmers won two gold medals at the Games. The overall number of medals includes three gold medals and seven silver medals.  

91 athletes in 10 sports, such as table tennis, judo, swimming, shooting, weightlifting, archery, chess, athletics and sitting volleyball, represent Kazakhstan at these Asian Paralympics, which is a record number for the country. 

More than three thousand athletes from 43 states take part in the Games.