Asian Track Cycling Championship: Korea tops medal charts

Korea topped the medal tally in the 37th Saksham Asian Track Cycling Championship held at the Cycling Velodrome here on Friday. Korea bagged nine gold, 13 silver and eight bronze medals at while China was next with eight gold, three silver and three bronze medals.

India took the 11th slot with a tally of two bronze medals.   -  PTI

Korea topped the medal tally in the 37th Saksham Asian Track Cycling Championship held at the Cycling Velodrome here on Friday.

Korea bagged nine gold, 13 silver and eight bronze medals at while China was next with eight gold, three silver and three bronze medals.

India took the 11th slot with a tally of two bronze medals.

The gold in the women’s elite keirin event was claimed by Lee Wai Sze of Hong Kong to finish with a haul of three gold medals. Indian riders Deborah Herold and Nayana Rajesh finished tenth and twelfth respectively in this event.

Results:

Men Juniors (Finals): Sprint: 1. Kaito Kajihara (Jpn), 2. Shinji Nakano (Jpn), 3. Hyunoh Park (Kor); Omnium: 1. Logan Shtein (Kaz) 137 pts, 2. Ghalehsefidi Jamshidan (Iri) 128 pts, 3. Muhammad Nur Aiman Rosli (Mas) 111 pts; Madison 50Km: 1. Kor 86 pts, 2. Kaz 80 pts, 3. Jpn 69 pts.

Men Elite (Finals): Sprint: 1. Mohd Azizulhasni Awang (Mas), 2. Tomoyuki Kawabata (Jpn), 3. Yuta Wakimoto (Jpn).

Women Juniors (Finals): Keirin: 1. Chao Yue Shen (Chn), 2. Anastassiya Shapovalova (Kaz), 3. Jia Fang Hu (Chn)

Women Elite (Finals): Keirin: 1. Lee Wai Sze (Hkg), 2. Hyejin Lee (Kor), 3. Kayono Maedo (Jpn); Madison 30Km: 1. Hong Kong. 2. Korea.

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