Dutee Chand Secures Tokyo Olympics Berth


Bhubaneswar: Ace sprinter from Odisha Dutee Chand secured Tokyo Olympics berth in both 100 m and  200 m sprint events on the basis of world rankings.

Dutee had set national record in women’s 100 metre sprint event with 11.17 seconds at Indian Grand Prix-IV organised by the Athletics Federation of India in Patiala on June 21.

However, she missed the Olympic qualification time by 0.02 seconds.

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