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Overview of 10th Asia Pacific Youth Games for 2019 held in Vladivostok, Russia

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The 10th Asia Pacific Youth Games for 2019 were held in Vladivostok, Russia. India won a total of 16 gold, 13 silver and 5 bronze medals taking the total to 34 medals in 7 different sports events.Asia Pacific Youth Games for 2019 held in Vladivostok, Russiai. The Indian swimming team finished as the overall winners with 8 gold, 5 silver and 1 bronze medal. Assam swimmer Astha Choudhury won five medals including two gold (4×50 metre mixed freestyle & 4×50 mixed individual medley relay) and three silver (100 metre freestyle, 200 metre freestyle & 100 metre individual medley).
ii. Badminton team won the team Championship gold. The players were trained at the Pullela Gopichand academy in Hyderabad, Telangana.

Following is the list of Indian gold medal winners:

Event Category Winner Medal
Indian Judokas 66 kg Mahesh Saini Gold
81 kg Vishal Gold
50 kg Rohit Gold
Swimming 4×50 metre mixed freestyle & 4×50 mixed individual medley relay Astha Choudhury Gold
50m, 100m and 200 m Freestyle events Veer Khatkar Gold
100 m event Swadesh Mondal Gold
50 m freestyle and 200 m freestyle Jhanavi Choudhury Gold
Chess  Team Event CM Kushagra Mohan, L Srihari, Poorna Sri M K and Meenatchi Rajam V Gold
Badminton Boys singles Pranav Gold
Girls singles Meghana Gold
Table Tennis Girls singles Yoshiki Gold
Girl’s doubles Indian team Gold


About Ministry of Sports:

Headquarters: New Delhi
Child Agency: Sports Authority of India (SAI)
Minister In-charge: Kiren Rijiju