Asiad 2018: Johnson clinches men's 1500 gold

Asiad 2018: Johnson clinches men’s 1500 gold

Jakarta, Aug 30 (IANS) India’s Jinson Johnson clinched the gold in the men’s 1500 metres event at the 2018 Asian Games here on Thursday.

Johnson clocked 3 minutes and 44.72 seconds to take the yellow metal. Iran’s Amir Moradi took the silver with his season best timing of 3:45.62, while Bahrain’s Mohammed Tiouali settled for the bronze with a time of 3:45.88.