Odisha Sun Times Sports Bureau
Bhubaneswar, Nov 3:
Promising Odisha sprinter Amiya Mallick won a silver medal in the 100-metre run on the second day of the 54th National Open Athletic Championship at JN Stadium in New Delhi today.
While Amiya came second clocking 10.61 seconds, Manikandan of Railway won the gold medal with a timing of 10.56 seconds.
Amiya would take part in the 200-metre run tomorrow.
Another woman athlete from Odisha Srabani Nanda, representing the Railways, will take part in the 200-metre run.
Apart from Amiya and Srabani, two other athletes from Odisha—Parbati Sethi and Meghna KR – are also participating in the 5-day event that would conclude on November 6.