Tokyo Paralympic: Mariyappan Thangavelu won silver

Tokyo Paralympics: Men’s high jump T63, Mariyappan Thangavelu won silver

About Mariyappan Thangavelu

Mariyappan Thangavelu is an Indian Paralympics high jumper. He addressed India in the 2016 Summer Paralympic games held in Rio de Janeiro in the men’s high leap T-42 classification, winning the gold decoration in the finals. He is India’s first Paralympian gold medalist since 2004. born in 28 june 1995 (age 26 years),

Match Highlights

1.73m complete in 1st term

1.77m complete in 1st term

1.80m complete in 1st term

1.83m complete in 1st term

1.86m complete in 3rd term

1.88m not complete Lost last round

Mariyappan Thangavelu won silver

About Paralympic

Tokyo Paralympics 2020 Live Updates, Day 7: India’s Singhraj Adhana has secured bronze decoration in P1 Men’s 10m Air Pistol SH1 occasion. Nonetheless, Manish Narwal just dealt with a seventh spot finish. 
Prior, Narwal has delivered a phenomenal show to top the P1 Men’s 10m Air Pistol SH1 capability adjust and enter the last. Singhraj Adhana additionally qualified for the award round subsequent to completing 6th.

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Nonetheless, the third Indian in the fight, Deepender Singh, didn’t progress in the wake of completing at the tenth spot. Prior, in the ladies’ shot put last, Bhagyashri Jadhav completed at the seventh spot with an individual best of 7. On debut, shooter Rubina Francis completed at the seventh spot in P2 Women’s 10m Air Pistol SH1 last. 


Toxophilite Rakesh Kumar lost in the quarter-last of men’s singular bows and arrows occasion in what ended up being a nail-gnawing challenge. In table tennis too, India tasted rout with the pair of Bhavina and Sonal lost to their Chinese rivals 3-0 in ladies’ group quarter-last while Simran Sharma additionally neglected to qualify from her ladies’ 100m – T13-Round 1 – Heat 2 in spite of a season best show.

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