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Shiva Keshavan Wins Gold In Asian Luge Championships

India's Winter Olympian Shiva Keshavan won a gold medal at the Asian Luge Championships at Altenberg, Germany. 
Shiva Keshavan Wins Gold In Asian Luge Championships
  • He was the sole Indian participant and defending Asian champion retained his title with a time of 55.60 seconds.
  • Shiva was followed by Lien Te-An of Taiwan (56.12 seconds) and Kim Dong Kyu of Korea (56.50 seconds) who bagged the silver and bronze medals respectively.
  • Keshavan will represent India at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Alpensia Sliding Centre at Pyeongchang in South Korea for his record sixth Olympics.
  • A luge is a small one- or two-person sled on which one sleds supine (face up) and feet-first. Steering is done by flexing the sled's runners with the calf of each leg or exerting opposite shoulder pressure to the seat. 
Shiva Keshavan Wins Gold In Asian Luge Championships Shiva Keshavan Wins Gold In Asian Luge Championships Reviewed by insiya yadav on December 02, 2017 Rating: 5

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