Famous person Indian para desk tennis participant Bhavina Patel received a gold medal within the girls’s singles elegance 3-5 on the Commonwealth Video games right here on Saturday.
The 35-year-old from Gujarat, who had received a silver at Tokyo Paralympics, prevailed 12-10 11-2 11-9 over Nigeria’s Ifechukwude Christiana Ikpeoyi to cap off a excellent display on the quadrennial tournament.
Bhavina reached the sector No. 2 rating via profitable the silver medal within the particular person class on the 2011 PTT Thailand Open.
But even so, she additionally received a silver medal within the girls’s singles elegance 4 on the Asian Para Desk Tennis Championships in Beijing in 2013.
Inspiring 🥇 via @BhavinaOfficial within the Ladies’s Singles Categories 3 – 5 Para Desk Tennis giving Crew🇮🇳 a 1 & 3 end within the class and the 14th medal of the day#EkIndiaTeamIndia #WeAreTeamIndia pic.twitter.com/3h85nAln14
— Crew India (@WeAreTeamIndia) August 6, 2022
In 2017, Bhavina bagged a bronze within the Asian Para Desk Tennis Championships in Beijing. Sonalben Manubhai Patel additionally gave India a medal, claiming a bronze in girls’s singles elegance 3-5.
The 34-year-old Indian beat England’s Sue Bailey 11-5 11-2 11-3 within the bronze medal play-off.
Then again, Raj Aravindan Alagar misplaced to Nigeria’s Isau Ogunkunle 0-3 within the males’s singles categories 3-5 bronze medal play-off.
Para powerlifter Sudhir had additionally received a gold medal after scripting a Commonwealth Video games document within the males’s heavyweight.
In para desk tennis, categories 1-5 are for wheelchair athletes.