Home ODISHA LATEST Odisha sprinter Dutee bags gold in inter-state 200-metre sprint

Odisha sprinter Dutee bags gold in inter-state 200-metre sprint

0
SHARE

Odisha Sun Times Sports Bureau
Lucknow, June 6:

Ace woman sprinter of Odisha Dutee Chand won a gold medal in the 200-metre sprint on the second day of the 54th National Inter State Senior Athletic Championship-2014 here today.

9430_Dutee-Chand

Dutee won the event in 23.72 seconds while her state mate Srabani Nanda won the bronze in the same event with a timing of 23.82 seconds.

However, another Odisha athlete Amiya Kumar Mallick missed the podium by a whisker as he came fourth in the 200-metre sprint clocking 21.57 seconds.

In the next event scheduled for tomorrow, Dutee and her state mate Jauna Murmu will contest in the 400-metre run while Amiya and Srabani will compete in the 100-metre sprint.

The four-day event would conclude on June 8.