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Arpinder Singh wins the gold medal in Men’s Triple Jump event

Another Golden day for India India's Arpinder Singh (25) won the gold medal in Men's Triple Jump event at 2018 Jakarta-Palembang Asian Games.
Arpinder Singh wins the gold medal in Men’s Triple Jump event
  • He lodged a best jump of 16.77m in the third attempt to win a gold medal.
  • Ruslan Kurbanov of Uzbekistan won the silver medal with a best jump of 16.62m while Shuo Cao of China was third with an effort of 16.56m.
  • India's last Asian Games gold medal in men's triple jump had come in 1970 from Mohinder Singh Gill.

About Arpinder Singh?

  • He hails from Punjab.
  • He had last won a medal in a multi-sporting event in 2014 when he had won the bronze medal at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games.
  • He had finished fifth in 2014 Incheon Asian Games.

Medals won:

  • Bronze medal: 2013 Pune Asian Championships.
  • Bronze medal: 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games.
  • Gold medal: 2017 Ashgabat Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games.

Question:

Q. Who has won the gold medal in Men's Triple Jump event at 2018 Jakarta-Palembang Asian Games?
a. Arvinder Singh
b. Arpinder Singh
c. Amrinder Singh
d. None of the above
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