Poonia wins gold with season's best

Published: Oct 19, 2011, 11:02 IST | Agencies |

Commonwealth Games gold-medallist Krishna Poonia, who qualified for next year's London Olympics four days ago yesterday produced an impressive season's best effort of 62.25m to win gold at Halloween Throws Meet at Portland, United States.

Commonwealth Games gold-medallist Krishna Poonia, who qualified for next year's London Olympics four days ago yesterday produced an impressive season's best effort of 62.25m to win gold at Halloween Throws Meet at Portland, United States.


Krishna Poonia

Poonia, crossed the 'A' standard of 62m, in the last competition of her US training stint which started in July. This was Poonia's second big throw since hurting her knee last year immediately after the Commonwealth Games in New Delhi.

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