Tejinderpal Singh Toor is an Indian shot putter who holds the outdoor national record of 20.75m. Tejinder Pal Singh won the gold medal in shotput on 26 August in Asian Games 2018 at Jakarta Palemberg.
Tejinderpal Singh Biography/Personal Information
Tejinder Pal Singh Toor
Indian Shot Putter
Date of Birth
13 November 1994
Place of Birth
Khosa Pando village in Moga district, Punjab
Age of Tejinder Pal
23 years old.
Tejinderpal Singh Physical Stats
Tejinder Pal Height
Feet & Inches 5’11”
Centimeters 180 cm
Tejinder Pal Weight
Kilogram 90 kg
Pounds 189 lbs
Tejinderpal Singh Career
In June 2017, Toor recorded his personal best outdoor throw of 20.40m at the Federation Cup National Senior Athletics Championships in Patiala.
He won the silver medal at the 2017 Asian Athletics Championships in Bhubaneswar with a throw of 19.77m, he missed gold medal by 0.03m
Toor finished eighth in the final of the 2018 Commonwealth Games with a throw of 19.42m.
Tejinderpal Singh Asian Games 2018
On 25 August 2018, Toor won gold at the 2018 Asian Games with a 20.75 m throw, breaking the Games record and the national record. 20.75 is his Personal best record. He got 19.96 m with his first throw, and then four more attempts before making final attempt of 20.75.
Tejinder set the new record of 20.75, breaking his own old record of 20.69.
Tejinder Pal singh Interview after winning Gold in Asian Games 2018