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'I always wanted to participate in able-bodied events' -Nishad Kumar

Paralympic silver medalist Nishad Kumar endeared everyone despite his 5th-placed finish in High Jump at the National Games 2022.


Richa Singh

Published: 8 Oct 2022 4:22 PM GMT

Some stories are just not about results, one such is Nishad Kumar. The Paralympian High Jumper who took silver with a then-Asian record on debut last year in Tokyo, made his National Games debut on Monday.

Even though the 23-year-old could not land on the podium, his spirit was something to look up to. He managed a jump of 2.14m finishing fifth, we got a chance to chat with him, watch the video.

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