Goleniow Athletics Park international: Vismaya’s bags bronze medal

Poland’s Iga Baumgart-Witan (51.74s) and Cuba’s Roxana Gomez (51.97) won the gold and silver while V.K. Vismaya ran a personal best 52.58s to win the bronze.

V.K. Vismaya ran a personal best of 52.58s as she won the bronze medal at Goleniow Athletics Park International. (File Photo)   -  AFP

V.K. Vismaya ran a personal best 52.58s as she won the women’s 400m bronze at the Goleniow Athletics Park international meeting here on Wednesday night.

It was the Kerala girl’s first run under 53s with her previous best being 53.27 (in Patiala in March). M.R. Poovamma was fifth with 53.71.

Poland’s Iga Baumgart-Witan (51.74s) and Cuba’s Roxana Gomez (51.97) won the gold and silver.

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