From left, Ni Made Arianti Putri, Endang Sari Sitorus and Putri Aulia celebrate their victory at Gelora Bung Karno Stadium in Jakarta on Wednesday. (Photo courtesy of Inapgoc/Rakhmawaty La'lang))

Indonesian Athletes Dominate Women's 100m Sprint at 2018 Asian Para Games

OCTOBER 11, 2018

Jakarta. Indonesian sprinters Putri Aulia, Ni Made Arianti Putri and Endang Sari Sitorus dominated the 100 meters for women in the T13 class at the 2018 Asian Para Games on Wednesday.

Putri completed the race in 12.49 seconds, followed by Arianti and Endang, who finished in 13 and 13.07 seconds, respectively.

Putri's winning performance brought Indonesia's gold medal tally to 23, surpassing its target of winning at least 18 at the international multisport event.

Athletics has so far contributed most of the country's medals, including six gold.

Sprinter Sapto Yogo Purnomo secured his second gold medal at this year's event on Tuesday evening with a record-setting win in the 100 meters for men in the T37 class.