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Indian Open Throws Competition 2022: Tajinderpal Singh Toor wins shot put gold on return

Indian Open Throws Competition 2022: Tajinderpal Singh Toor wins shot put gold on return

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While four results breached the qualifying standards for the Commonwealth Games, seven made the cut for the Asian Games. Competing for the first time since the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, Tajinderpal Singh Toor won the gold medal in the men’s shot put event at the Indian Open Throws Competition 2022 at the Netaji Subhas National Institute of Sports (NS NIS) in Patiala, on Sunday. Tajinderpal Singh Toor, who was out of action due to a wrist injury and then his wedding over the past few months, recorded a best throw of 19.94m to bag the yellow metal. Each of Tajinderpal’s three valid attempts would have won him the title. Karanveer Singh (19.17m) and Aniket (17.63m) won silver and bronze, respectively. Though Tajinderpal Singh Toor’s winning throw was well short of his personal best of ...