Meerut: Meerut’s Olympian athlete Annu Rani has also won a gold medal in Kazakhstan after winning a gold medal in the All India National Inter State Athletics Championships held in Chennai as well as qualifying for the Commonwealth Games. In the Kosanov Memorial Athletics Meet held in Kazakhstan, Annu Rani won the gold medal for India by throwing a javelin for a distance of 62.29 meters.
The women athletes who finished second and third in this competition are also Indian. In second place, Shilpa Rani of India won the silver medal with a distance of 56.16 meters and Sanjana Choudhary in third place took the bronze medal with a distance of 55.12 meters. Indian female athlete captured all three medals.
Upendra Kumar, the elder brother of Annu Rani and her coach, told that after this competition, Annu Rani will go to America. There she will train. Her training is for the upcoming international competitions and the Commonwealth Games, which she wants to do while in the US. Annu’s next goal is to win a medal in the Commonwealth Games.