India’s Ronaldo Singh capped his first season within the seniors with a superb exhibiting, profitable a historic silver within the males’s dash after claiming two bronze medals because the Asian Observe Biking Championship concluded right here on Wednesday.
Ronaldo’s hopes of an unlikely gold had been dashed by Japan’s Kento Yamasaki who beat him within the first two races to settle the best-of-three finals on the velodrome within the Indira Gandhi Stadium advanced. Kazakhstan’s Andrey Chugay took bronze within the occasion.
The younger Indian rider, who was a part of the facet that gained gold within the junior world championships three years in the past, had gained bronze within the 1 km time trial and workforce dash occasions.
Ronaldo fought again to win the semi-final of the dash occasion. He misplaced to Andrey Chugay within the first race, however gained the following two to enter the ultimate.
“Gold was in my thoughts however I am pleased with the first-ever silver. That is the most effective efficiency of my profession. In each match I improved my method. That is a very powerful,” stated the delighted bike owner from Manipur.
India’s junior Birjit Yumnam gained bronze within the 15km factors race. He secured 23 factors, pipped by one level to the silver by Korea’s Lee Sung-yeon. Uzbekistan’s Farrukh Bobosherov gained gold.
India’s Chayanika Gogoi gained bronze within the girls’s 10km scratch race, beating Kazakhstan’s Rinata Sultanova within the third-place race.
Japan topped the medal tally with 18 gold, 7 silver and a couple of bronze. Korea completed second with 12 gold, 14 silver and three bronze with Kazakhstan third. India gained 23 medals—2 gold, 6 silver and 15 bronze.