Sprinter Dutee Chand Brought Cheer For Odisha By Winning A Bronze Medal

Sprinter Dutee Chand Brought Cheer For Odisha By Winning A Bronze Medal

Odia sprinter Dutee Chand brought cheer to fans in Odisha by winning  a bronze medal in the 100m event at the 22nd Asian Athletics Championships 2017 here at Kalinga Stadium on Friday, favourite Amiya Mallick got a heartbreak as he was disqualified in the Men’s 100m due to a false start.

Dutee recorded a timing of 11.52 seconds, while Kazakhstan’s Viktoriya Zyabkin and Olga Safronova took the gold and silver medals with a timing of 11.39 seconds and 11.45 seconds respectively.

I am much happy and thankful for everyone who supported me to reach this point”, said Dutee.

Odisha is proud of you”, said Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik.

Sprinter Dutee Chand Brought Cheer In Odisha By Winning A Bronze Medal Sprinter Dutee Chand Brought Cheer In Odisha By Winning A Bronze Medal