India has won first time medal in 13 Games in Asiad 2018

Asian Games 2018 is one of the best time for Indian Athletes. In this  Asian Games Indian Athletes have made many records. there are many games where Indian athletes have won first time medals for India till Now. here is the List of First time medal won by India:

1) First Women’s Heptathlon Gold:  Swapna Barman becomes first Indian heptathlete to win Asian Games gold.  Before Barman, only Bengal’s Soma Biswas and Karnataka’s JJ Shobha and Pramila Aiyappa had returned with a medal from the Asian Games. Soma and Shobha had finished two-three at both Busan Asian Games (2002) and the Doha Games (2006), while Pramila had won a bronze at the Guangzhou edition.

2)First men’s Javelin gold: Neeraj Chopra continued his impressive run in 2018 as he bagged gold in men’s javelin throw at the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta and Palembang on Monday. Chopra managed a personal best throw of 88.06 to win the top prize in javelin throw while China’s Liu Qizhen and Pakistan’s Arshad Nadeem came second and third with throws of 82.22 and 80.75 respectively.

3)First ever women’s Badminton silver: PV Sindhu wins India’s first ever Badminton silver in Asian Games.

4)First women’s Badminton bronze: At 2018 Asian Games,Saina writes her name in history by winning first Asiadbadminton medal for India by a woman. She went down fighting to Tai Tzu Ying in semifinal hence winning a bronze medal.

5)First men’s table tennis medal: India won their first ever Asian Games medal in table tennis as G Sathiyan, Achanta Sharath Kamal and A Amalraj lost the fight against the mighty Koreans.

6)First 4*400 mixed relay silver: Assam sprinter Hima Das scripted history by becoming the first sportsperson from the State to win two medals in the Asian Games. The quartet of Hima Das, MR Poovamma, Muhammed Anas and Rajiv Arokia finished the 4×400 Mixed Relay race, coming second behind Bahrain to clinch the silver.

7)First men’s Sepak Takraw medal:

8)First women’s 25 meter rapid fire pistol gold:

9)First women’s wrestling gold (50kg event): 

10)First Men’s Triple Jump gold in 48 years : Arpinder Singhclinched India’s first men’s triple jump gold in 48 years with a jump of 16.77m in the Asian Games in Jakarta

11)First Men’s 800 meters gold in 36 years: 


12) First Women’s Hockey finals in 22 years. Can they win a gold? : The Indian women’s hockey team entered the finals of the Asian Games for the first time since 1998, after defeating World No. 11 China 1-0

13)First Women’s 100 meters silver in 32 years: Dutee Chand wins India’s first silver in 100m in 32 years After PT Usha

India has already won its highest ever silver count in any Asian Games.Already the second best total medal count ever. 7 more to make it the best!Just need 3 more Golds to make its highest ever Gold tally.Just need 12 more Bronzes to make its highest ever Bronze tally.3 more days to create tremendous records..

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