Who: Abitha Mary Manuel and Anamika Das
What: Bagged bronze medals in 2015 CYG
When: 9 September 2105
Abitha Mary Manuel and Anamika Das on 9 September 2015 won bronze medals at the 5th Commonwealth Youth Games (CYG) in Apia in Samoa.
Manuel won the medal in girls 800m race, while Das won it in shot put event on the third and final day of athletics competitions.
With the two bronze, India’s medal count swelled to 10 in total (4 gold, 2 silver, and 4 bronze).
Track and field athletes contributed 2 gold, 1 silver and 3 bronze in India’s total medal count.