India Bags 6 Medals in Track Asia Cup

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Indian cyclists won 6 medals in Track Asia Cup 2016 (Delhi) including three gold and two silver and one bronze.

Deborah Herold won two gold medals at the Indira Gandhi Sports Complex Velodrome.

In the women elite, 500m Deborah won the gold, clocking 35.964s.

Mohd. Adnan Farina Shawati of Malaysia and Yin Yin from Hong Kong bagged the silver and bronze medals respectively.

In the team sprint women elite event, the Indian team comprising Deborah Herold and Kezia Vargheese beat the team from Kazakhstan to bag the gold medal with a timing of 35.962s.

A bronze medal was awarded to Rajkumari Devi, due to walkover at the women elite pursuit 3kms event.

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