WATCH! Mariyappan Thangavelu's gold winning jump at Rio Paralympics which whole India will be proud of
Para-athlete Mariyappan Thangavelu claimed top spot in men's T42 High Jump at the Rio Paralympics.
New Delhi: The 2016 Rio Olympics might have left a bad taste in the mouth of fans all across India, with several big names failing to win a medal.
India couldn't bag a gold medal in the recently concluded Olympic Games, with PV Sindhu's silver in women's singles badminton being the best outcome.
But now India do have a gold medal to celebrate. Para-athlete Mariyappan Thangavelu claimed top spot in men's T42 High Jump at the Rio Paralympics.
Watch how Thangavelu redefined his disability to make the whole nation proud of him:
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