Odisha sprinter Dutee Chand qualifies for semis at AAC

ସେମିଫାଇନାଲରେ ସୁନାଝିଅ । ଏସିଆନ୍ ଆଥଲେଟିକ୍ ଚାମ୍ପିଅନସିପ୍ ସେମିଫାଇନାଲକୁ ଯାଇଛନ୍ତି ଓଡିଆ ଝିଅ ଦୂତୀ ଚାନ୍ଦ । ୧୦୦ ମିଟର ରେସରେ ରାଉଣ୍ଡ ୱାନ ହିଟ୍ ଥ୍ରୀରେ ପ୍ରଥମ ସ୍ଥାନ ଅଧିକାର କରି କ୍ୱାଲିଫାଏ କରିଛନ୍ତି ଦୂତୀ । ଅନେକ ବାଦ ବିବାଦ ମଧ୍ୟରେ ଦୂତୀଙ୍କ ପ୍ରଦର୍ଶନ ଉପରେ ସମସ୍ତଙ୍କ ନଜର ରହିଥିଲ। । କିନ୍ତୁ ଆରମ୍ଭରୁ ନିଜ ଉପରେ ବେଶ୍ ବିଶ୍ୱାସ ଥିବାର ଦୂତିଙ୍କ ଅଙ୍ଗଭଙ୍ଗୀରୁ ଜଣାପଡୁଥିଲା ।

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Bhubaneswar: Sprint queen Dutee Chand today cruised into the semifinal round in the 100 m women category at the Asian Athletics Championships held here.

Dutee clocked 11.40 seconds in the qualifying round to cover the distance where she stood first.

“I will win gold in 100 meter to make Odisha and India proud,” a panting Dutee expressed soon after the event.

On the other hand, India opened the account on the opening day of the event with a bronze medal followed by a gold. Defending champion Vikash Gowda won bronze in discus throw category. Gowda had earlier won gold twice in the category at the Asian Athletics Championships.

Manpreet Kaur won gold in women’s shot put taking the medal tally to two for India.

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