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Dutee bags her second Gold, wins Women’s 200m


OST Bureau


Ranchi/Bhubaneswar : Odia ‘sprint queen’ Dutee Chand bagged her second Gold today at the 53rd Senior  National Open Athletics Championship being held in Ranchi, Jharkhand.

She clocked 24.02 seconds as she raced to the finishing line ahead of her fellow contestants.

Dutee Chand had earlier notched a gold medal in 100 metres , clocking an impressive 11.73 seconds.
Seventeen-year-old Dutee,  daughter of weaver parents from Gopalpur in the Jajpur district of Odisha had won the 200m bronze in the Asian Athletics Championship in Pune and qualified for the 100 m finals finishing sixth in the IAAF World Youth Championships in Donetsk, Russia, earlier in July.