Hima Das wins third gold in less than two weeks – Times of India


Hima Das

won the

ladies’s 200m

tournament for her third international triumph in 11 days on the

Kladno Memorial Athletics Meet

at Kladno, Czech Republic on Saturday.

Hima clocked a substantial improved time of 23.43 seconds to acquire the gold. She has a non-public better of 23.10 sec in 200m. This used to be her third international gold interior two weeks.

In her first aggressive 200m wander of the year, the Assam runner had clocked 23.65 seconds on her approach to gold in the

Poznan Athletics Gargantuan Prix

in Poland on July 2. After that, she won her 2nd 200m gold on the Kutno Athletics Meet in Poland on Sunday with a time of 23.97 seconds.

At Kladno, the Indian trio of

Vipin Kasana


Abhishek Singh

and Davinder Singh Kang took the tip three spots in men’s javelin closing with efforts of 82.51m, 77.32m and 76.58m respectively.

In men’s shot achieve tournament, national file holder Tejinder Pal Singh Toor managed a creditable most attention-grabbing throw of 20.36m to acquire the bronze. He holds the national file of 20.75m.

In the ladies’s 400m wander, VK Vismaya clocked her inner most better of 52.54 seconds to acquire the ‘A’ wander. Saritaben used to be third with fifty three.37.

In the intervening time, in the XXII World Memorial Competition in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, Indians also bagged 6 gold, 3 silver and 1 bronze, with national file holder M Sreeshankar winning the lengthy soar tournament with a creditable 7.97m.

The opposite gold winners are: Archana in 100m (11.74 sec), Harsh Kumar in 400m (46.76 sec), Lili Das in 1500m (4:19.05), Sahil Silwal in javelin throw (78.50m), ladies’s 4×100 relay (forty five.81 sec).

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