World Championship

Guwahati, July 14, 2019:

India’s ace sprinter Hima Das bagged her third international gold after she won the top spot in women’s 200m event at the Kladno Memorial Athletics Meet in at Kladno on Saturday.

Support Independent Media

Support us in our efforts to bring authentic, extensive and thorough news coverage from Northeast India. Do support independent media as good journalism can only survive when a media organization is both editorially and financially independent.

Pay for quality news

Hima Das clocked 23.43 seconds to bag the top honours.

Hima Das had bagged a gold medal in the 200 metre category of the Kunto Athletics meet in Poland on July 7.

In her first competitive 200m race of the year on July 2, Hima had clocked 23.65 sec to win gold at the Poznan Athletics Grand Prix.

Also Read : Sub-Junior Baseball Players Alleged Poor Reception By Assam Baseball Association

After that, Hima Das won her second 200m gold at the Kutno Athletics Meet in Poland on July 8. She had clocked 23.97 seconds to win the gold while Kerala runner VK Vismaya had grabbed silver with a timing of 24.06 seconds.

World junior champion Hima Das has a personal best timing of 23.10 seconds, which she clocked last year. Hima Das, however, has been struggling with a back problem. The Nagaon-sprinter is also the reigning world junior champion and also a national recorder holder in 400 metre.

Inside Northeast’s Campaign #LetsSaveDeeporBeel is now supported by Oil India Limited (OIL). Join us as we continue the awareness campaign to preserve the only Ramsar site in Assam which is facing immense threats. We need your help to preserve this site of great ecological importance. Join the #LetsSaveDeeporBeel campaign and tweet about it, and do tag us on Twitter. Let’s make some noise!
Keep following Inside Northeast on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram. Download The Inside Northeast app from here https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.insidenortheast.app&hl=en for News, Views and Reviews from Northeast India. Do keep following us for news on-the-go. We deliver the Northeast.
Share this: