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Lavy Pinto

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Country  India
Sport  Track and field

Name  Lavy Pinto
Events  Sprint
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Full name  Lavinia Tome (Lavy Thomas) Pinto
Born  23 October 1929 (age 86) (1929-10-23) Nairobi, Kenya
Personal best(s)  100 m: 10.6 (1952) 200 m: 21.5 (1956)

Lavinho Thomas Pinto (born 23 October 1929) is an Indian former sprinter. He is the first Indian to win a gold medal in the Asian Games which he won in the first Asian Games held in New Delhi in 100 and 200 meter categories. He also competed in the 1952 Summer Olympics.

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