Femina has managed to pull off surprises with its cover posters now and then. However, this time it is their one of the most prominent attention-grabbing covers of all time. The latest cover photo of Femina (January subscription) shows the medal winners of Asian Games 2018. The all-girls poster has featured Swapna Barman, Vinesh Phogat, Rahi Sarnobat, and Hima Das on its cover. Hima Das Meets Sachin Tendulkar: Indian Sprinter Gifted a Signed Jersey by Master Blaster As Duo Exchange Greetings on Twitter! (View Pics)
Femina’s latest magazine edition will cover their sporting journey and how the experiences were during their dream run during India’s best show in Asian Games history. Here’s a synopsis of what events did the four athletes Swapna Barman, Vinesh Phogat, Rahi Sarnobat, and Hima Das won medals in. Rahi Sarnabot Wins Gold Medal in 25m Pistol: Maha Govt Announces Rs 50 Lakh for Gold Medallist's Victory at Asian Games 2018.
Swapna Barman had won the Gold medal in Women’s Heptathlon event. The six-toed bandaged athlete took everyone by surprise by her resilience and undying spirit. Vinesh Phogat, who shares her family background with the likes of Babita Kumari and Geeta Phogat, became the first Indian woman to win a Gold medal in Commonwealth Games and Asian Games.
Also featuring on the Femina magazine cover is Rahi Sarnobat, who became the first Indian woman to win a Gold medal in the Shooting event at 2018 Asian Games. Hima Das, the Dhing Express, won a Gold medal and a Silver medal, too, at the Palembang Games – Women’s 4 x 400m (Gold), and 400m (Silver). Swapna Barman to Get Customised Shoes! The 12-Toed Asian Games 2018 Gold Medallist to Get New Footwear As SAI Ties Up With Adidas.
It is heartening to see the girls who brought laurels to the country get fame and recognition in this manner. Titled ‘Newsmakers, Gamechangers’, the newest edition of the magazine will also give a peek into the lives of these athletes.