Mayookha wins a bronze medal in the 20th Asian Athletics Championships -2013

Mayookha Johny has  bagged a bronze medal  by covering a  distance of  6.30 meters (long jump)  in her  third attempt at   20th Asian Athletics Championship event  here on Wednesday .The national record holder of  Asian Athletics Championships (2011) entered the competition with a right ankle  sprain ,started  with  6.09 meter jump at first chance and  set  6.30 meter in   her third attempt . Even though  she tried to improve  the score by finishing another  three more  rounds but could not succeed it  . Japan's Sachiko Masumi won the gold medal with an effort of 6.55m while Uzbekistan's  Anastasiya Juravlyeva bagged the silver  in 6.36m .

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