Asiad 2018: Johnson clinches men’s 1500 gold

Asiad 2018: Johnson clinches men's 1500 gold
Jakarta: Jinson Johnson who clinched silver in 800m men's at the 2018 Asian Games, in Jakarta, Indonesia on Aug 28, 2018. (Photo: IANS/SAI)

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.

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