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Amit Kumar Live Score, Rio Paralympics 2016 India, Men's Discus Throw - F51/52 Final Live Updates Online

India's Amit Kumar Saroha is in the F51 category.
Updated: 08 September 2016 21:17 IST - Published: 08 September 2016 19:17 IST
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So he has taken six attempts and registered 9.01. It remains to be seen where this takes him in the table.

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Amit Saroha has failed to register a throw so far.

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Robert Jachimowicz  has thrown six times.  Still occupies the second position with a score of 19.10.

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Amit Saroha has not taken any attempt. Table toppers Aigars Apinis and Robert Jachimowicz have each thrown three times so far.

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Velimir Sandor has now thrown six times in total but still has a maximum throw of 18.24.

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Lithuania's Kestutis Skucas has thrown 17.08 in his six attempts. This is his PB but not enough for him to break into the top 3 so far.

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As of now, here are the top 3:

1. Aigars Apinis (Latvia) - 20.83 
2. Robert Jachimowicz (Poland) - 19.10 
3. Velimir Sandor (Croatia) - 18.24 

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Lithuania's Kestutis Skucas and India's Amit Saroha are left in the finals of the Men's Discus Throw F51/52 Final.

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For those who joined late, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has defined F-51 to F-57 as - Limb deficiency, leg length difference, impaired muscle power or impaired range of movement. Amit Saroha is in the F-51 category.

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Amit Saroha became the first quadriplegic to represent India at a Paralympic Games when he competed in London, 2012.

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Aigars throws again and he goes one better with a throw of 20.83 as his best. He is in gold medal position. 

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Aigars Apinis throws next and he delivers an astounding distance of 19.90 in his one attempt. 

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So Amit Saroha needs to throw more than 16.33 in his attempts to climb into a medal position. 

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As of now, here are the top 3:

1.  Robert Jachimowicz (Poland) - 19.10 
2. Velimir Sandor (Croatia) - 18.24 
3. Adrian Imianowski (Poland) - 16.33

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We have just three more athletes in the competition remaining and India's Amit Kumar Saroha is one of them. 

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India's Amit Kumar Saroha is scheduled to throw after Kestutis Skucas from Lithuania.

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Robert Jachimowicz throws fourth and the champion shows why he is one of the best in the world. He manages a best of 19.10 in his three attempts. 

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The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has defined F-51 to F-57 as - Limb deficiency, leg length difference, impaired muscle power or impaired range of movement 

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For our viewers knowledge - let us tell them what the F-51 and F-52 categories are in terms of the Paralympics. 

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Alejandro  Erik de Santos Espinosa from Mexico was third in line and scored a best of 15.59 in his three attempts. 

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The second throw was made by Adrian Imianowski from Poland, who has scored a personal best of 16.33 in her three attempts. 

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Velimir Sandor from Croatia threw first and in her three attempts, she has managed a best of 18.24. 

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Hello and welcome to Sportskeeda's live coverage of the 2016 Rio Paralympics and today we have the Men's Discus Throw - F-51/F-52 final. Our very own Indian athlete Amit Kumar Saroha is participating in the event and he is competing with 6 other athletes.