A story of rags to riches is always nice to hear but to be the hero in the story is difficult. These 10 women sportswoman have endured enormous challenges to achieve records in their respective fields which will inspire generations. Take a look at the story of these champions.
The 23rd edition of the Asian Athletics Championships concluded in Doha on Wednesday with the Indian athletes ending on a high bagging 17 medals (three Golds, seven Silver and seven bronze). Let us take a look at the athletes who brought laurels to the country in the high profile event.
Swapna Barman became the first Indian heptathlete to win an Asian Games gold while Arpinder Singh ended a 48-year long wait for triple jump victory after Dutee Chand blazed the track for her second silver on an action-packed day of athletics on Wednesday.