Indian women relay team consisting of Hima Das, Saritaben Gayakwad, Vismaya Koroth and Poovamma Machettira brought home their fifth consecutive gold in 4X400m relay at the Asian Games 2018. The defending champions finished the race with a time of 3 minutes and 28.72 seconds. Their win has brought India’s gold medal tally to 13.
Bahrain bag silver with 3:30.61 while Vietnam secured the bronze medal with their season’s best time of 3:33.23.
Wishes are pouring onto the team for their remarkable performance.
Congratulations to our Golden Girls – Hima Das, MR Poovamma, Saritaben Gayakwad and Vismaya Koroth for winning the Gold in the Women’s 4x400m Relay at the @asiangames2018. Daughters of India continue to make us all proud! #PresidentKovind pic.twitter.com/rhC4L3tAse
— President of India (@rashtrapatibhvn) August 30, 2018
Congratulate Indian team for winning 5th consecutive Gold Medal in women’s 4x400m relay event at Jakarta Asian Games 2018. @asiangames2018 #AsianGames2018 pic.twitter.com/3fIiDlXlit
— VicePresidentOfIndia (@VPSecretariat) August 30, 2018
BRAVA TO OUR FIERY LADIES!
We won GOLD in Women’s 4×400 m due to their SENSATIONAL performance!
KUDOS! #KheloIndia #IndiaAtAsianGames pic.twitter.com/lRGXhSmHZu
— Rajyavardhan Rathore (@Ra_THORe) August 30, 2018