New Delhi: Indian athletes are constantly making the name of the country high by achieving big achievements. Recently, Nikhat Zareen made history by winning a gold medal at the World Boxing Championships. Now, long jumper Murali Sreeshankar has been given another chance to make the country proud. She has created history by winning a gold medal in a tournament in Greece.
India's long jump player Murali Srishankar has won the gold medal by jumping 8.31 m at the 12th International Jumping Meet in Greece. Sreeshankar, who has played in the Tokyo Olympics, holds a national record of 8.36m. This was Sreeshankar's first tournament since the Tokyo Olympics. The Athletics Federation of India has tweeted about this. She also shared a few pictures of Murali Sreeshankar. "Sreeshankar jumped 8.31 m at the 12th International Jumping Meet in Kallithea, Greece. ’
Second only to Sreeshankar was Sweden's Tobias Montler, who won the silver medal with a jump of 8.27 m, while France's Jules Pomorie won the bronze medal. In this international jumping meet, it was the top-3 athletes who could jump beyond 8 meters. Along with this, all of them could not even touch the 8-meter mark.