Khelo India: Gymnast Upasa stars for Assam with a silver and two bronze, rest disappoint


GUWAHATI, Jan 11: Gymnast Upasa Talukdar added a silver and another bronze to her kitty to take her medal haul to three amid a disappointing show from most of the other Assam players competing in their respective events on day two of the 3rd Khelo India Youth Games 2020.

Having won an individual bronze for Assam in the All-Round Rhythmic gymnastics event, Upasa today won a silver medal in the under-17 Rhythmic Gymnastics (Ball) event while picking up her second bronze in the under-17 Rhythmic Gymnastics (Rope) event.


Assam, till the filing of this report, was placed in the 17th place in the standings.

Incidentally, other players representing the host State failed to impress and bowed out of contention for a medal in their respective events and disciplines.