Indian cyclists adds two gold, three silver at Track Asia Cup

Vastavam web:  Indian cyclists added two gold, three silver and as many bronze medals on the penultimate day of Track Asia Cup at the Indira Gandhi Cycling Velodrome here today. Sahil Kumar opened India’s tally with a bronze when he finished in 1:06.645s in the men’s 1km time trial event. Gold medal was won by Malaysia s Muhammad Fadhil (1:04.028) and silver went to Kazakhstan s Abdul Aziz (1:05.858).In the 3km individual junior pursuit, gold and silver were awarded to India s Raju Bati (3:35.172s) and Anil Manglaw (3:41.888s) respectively. Anil pedalled the cycle with a speed of 50.192km/hr to claim the top honours.Ashton Lambe of USA won the gold in the 4km individual pursuit. He caught and crossed Uzbekistan rider to win the title. Something similar happened for the bronze medal when Kazakhstan rider overlapped Indian cyclist Manjeet Singh.