Asian Games 2018 : Swapna Barman's Achievement & Her Family Background

Swapna Barman created history by becoming the first Indian heptathlete to win an Asian Games gold here , a feat he achieved despite competing with due to a toothache. The 21-year-old Barman logged 6026 points from the seven events competed for two days. En route the title , she won the high jump (1003 points) and javelin throw (872 points) events and finished second-best in shot put (707 points) and long jump (865 points). Her weakest events were 100m (981 points , 5th position) and 200m in which  [more]