The Asian Athletics Championships 2023 took place in Bangkok, Thailand, from July 12 to 16.
- Indian athletes achieved great success at the championships.
- They won a total of 27 medals, consisting of six gold, 12 silver, and nine bronze.
- This medal count matched India’s best-ever performance at the Asian Athletics Championships held in Bhubaneswar in 2017, Indian athletes had also won 27 medals, including nine golds.
Gold Medal Winner List
|Jyothi Yarraji||Women’s 100m hurdles||Gold|
|Abdulla Aboobacker||Men’s triple jump||Gold|
|Parul Chaudhary||Women’s 3000m steeplechase||Gold|
|Ajay Kumar Saroj||Men’s 1500m||Gold|
|Tajinderpal Singh Toor||Men’s shot put||Gold|
|Rajesh Ramesh, Aishwarya Kailash Mishra, Amoj Jacob, Subha Venkatesan||Mixed 4x400m relay team||Gold|
Q.: Parul Chaudhary, won a gold medal in which event at the Asian Athletics Championships 2023?
a) Women’s 3000m steeplechase
b) Women’s 100m sprint
c) Women’s long jump
d) Women’s shot put
Ans : a) Women’s 3000m steeplechase