Track Asia Cup: Ronaldo Laitonjam shines with Asian record

New Delhi: India’s Ronaldo Laitonjam continued his impressive run, creating an Asian record while also winning a gold medal at the Track Asia Cup cycling competition here Tuesday.

After winning two gold medals on day one on Monday, the junior world champion team member created an Asian record in men’s junior 200m time trial event and later won a gold medal in the junior men’s sprint event.

Ronaldo clocked 10.065 seconds in the qualifying round of 200m time trial to break the previous record held by China’s Liu Qi who had completed the race in 10.149 seconds in 2018.