Today’s Birthday in Sport- Anju Bobby George(Athletics)

Anju Bobby George is a retired Indian athlete born on 19th April 1977.She is India’s first and only world champion in Athletics.She won gold medal in long jump at 2005 World Athletics Final in Monte Carlo.She became the first Indian to win a medal at World Championships when she won bronze with 6.70m leap at Paris in 2003.She won gold in 2002 Asian Games besides her silver in 2006 Doha Games.She also has bronze won in 2002 Commonwealth Games in her kitty.

 

By Shailesh

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