India’s star para-badminton player Krishna Nagar has created history by winning the gold medal at the Tokyo Paralympics. Second seed Krishna Nagar defeated Chu Man Kei of Hong Kong 21-17, 16-21 and 21-17 in the men’s SH6 class final. Shortly before this, Noida DM Suhas LY also won a silver medal in another badminton event.
In this way, India got its 5th gold medal in the tournament. This is India’s total 19th medal. She has won 5 Gold, 8 Silver and 6 Bronze medals.
Earlier, India’s Suhas Yathiraj lost to top seed Lucas Mazur of France in the final of the men’s singles SL4 class badminton event to end his campaign with a historic silver medal.
Noida DM Suhas Yathiraj Silver Medal: Noida DM Suhas LY created history in Tokyo Paralympics, gave India a silver medal
Noida District Magistrate Suhas, 38, lost to two-time world champion Mazur 21-15, 17-21, 15-21 in the final that lasted 62 minutes.