Dutee breaks own national record in 100m

Dutee breaks own national record in 100m

Agency News

Ranchi, Oct 12 : The second day of the senior athletics championships belonged to star athlete Dutee Chand who created a new national record in the 100 meters and clinched gold medal here.

In the semi-finals she clocked an impressive time of 11.22 second to break her own national record. In Doha her best time stood at 11.26 second.

However, in the finals Dutee could not repeat her feat but was good enough to bag yellow metal with a timing of 11.25 seconds here on Friday.

Archana from Tamil Nadu came second while Himashri Roy of the railways finished at third position.(UNI)