Tag: World University Games

Dutee Chand First Indian To Clinch Gold In World University Games

Napoli/Bhubaneswar: Bringing accolades to Odisha and the country yet again, ace sprinter Dutee Chand won the 100m sprint at the Universiade, the World University Games, in Naples on Tuesday. With this, she became the first Indian to win a gold medal at this global event. Dutee finished the race in just 11.32 seconds. Ajla Del […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
My medal is an answer to my critics: Dutee Chand

New Delhi: After scripting history by bagging gold in the 100m race at the World University Games recently, ace India sprinter Dutee Chand said the feat was a result of the criticism she faced for expressing that she was in a same-sex relationship. On July 10, 23-year-old Dutee clocked 11.32 seconds to clinch the gold […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
I am not finished yet: Dutee Chand

New Delhi: Ace sprinter Dutee Chand Wednesday declared that she is not finished yet and the gold she won at the World University Games last week would spur her to achieve more despite the negative vibes from some quarters after her recent admission of same-sex relationship. The 23-year-old Dutee became the first Indian woman track and […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
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Silence of the stands: Dutee Chand speaks her mind as she starts training after 2 months

New Delhi: The lone athlete to start outdoor training after relaxation in lockdown guidelines, sprinter Dutee Chand only has the “eerie silence” of the stands for company as she tries “to wake” her body up at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar. The 24-year-old Dutee began outdoor training on Monday after the Odisha government gave permission […]

  • Friday, 16 April 2021