New Delhi: Indian sprinter Hima Das won her second international gold in women’s 200m with a top finish at the Kutno Athletics Meet in Poland on Sunday.
Hima clocked 23.97 seconds to clinch the gold while VK Vismaya bagged the silver in 24.06. This was Hima’s second competitive 200m race of the year.
In her first competitive 200m race of the year, the Assam runner had clocked 23.65 on her way to gold in the Poznan Athletics Grand Prix, also in Poland, on Tuesday. Vismaya had finished third in that meet with a personal best time of 23.75.
Hima is the reigning world junior champion and national record holder in 400m.
National record holder Muhammed Anas also won the gold in men’s 200m race with a time of 21.18 seconds.
M P Jabir won the gold in men’s 400m hurdles in 50.21 seconds while Jithin Paul was third in 52.26 seconds.