Category: Wushu

4 Silver and 5 bronze for India in Asian Wushu championship

India won four silver and five bronze medals at the 9th Asian Wushu Championships held at Taoyuan, Taiwan.

L. Budhachandra Singh won silver medal after losing his gold medal bout against Van Bau of Vietnam in the 56 kg category and Praveen Kumar lost the 48 kg final against Minh Duc Vu.

K. Arunpama Devi lost his 60 kg final, while Rajinder Singh finished runner-up in the 90 kg competition.

Y Santhoi Devi (52 kg), Pooja Kadian (65 kg), Vishakha Malik (70 kg) and Rajani Deori (75 kg) claimed the bronze medals.

In the last edition, India won one silver and nine bronze medals at Ho Chi Minh city in 2012.