March 17, 2021 8:22 am
Much to his relief the white flag was raised and Sreeshankar let out a scream of joy and pumped his fists. It is rare for the youngster from Palakkad district, Kerala, to show any emotion. But the occasion called for it.
March 17, 2021 8:32 am
Clocking 11:39, Dhanalakshmi pipped her more fancied opponents to win the gold in the final, while Dutee Chand was second with 11.58 seconds. Hima Das was disqualified for a false start.
November 02, 2020 7:32 pm
The Odisha government had claimed that it had provided financial assistance of Rs 4.09 crore to Dutee Chand since 2015 after a controversy had erupted in July.
July 17, 2020 2:15 pm
The controversy emerged after Dutee Chand put her BMW car on sale.
July 15, 2020 8:28 pm
Last week, Dutee Chand had put up a post on social media with photos of her BMW car, but later deleted it.
May 13, 2020 9:02 am
The Bhubaneswar-based Asian medallist thought of giving back to her village, Chaka Gopalpur in Odisha's Jajpur district, after receiving several SOS messages from those she had grown up with.
March 01, 2020 6:40 pm
After clinching the 100m gold with a timing of 11.49 seconds on Saturday, Dutee Chand, who is representing KIIT, clinched the 200m gold medal with a timing of 23.66 seconds on Sunday.
February 29, 2020 7:57 pm
The 24-year-old Dutee Chand, representing Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT), bagged the 100m gold with a timing of 11.49 seconds.
October 12, 2019 6:46 pm
Dutee Chand's efforts have helped her make significant improvements in her sprint timings and Friday’s national record-breaking run was one such instance.
October 11, 2019 8:25 pm
Dutee Chand broke the national record in the 100-metre sprint event on Friday with a time of 11.22 seconds. The qualification mark for the 2020 Olympics is 11.15 seconds.
November 14, 2019 11:42 am
Dutee Chand has always been a pathbreaker in her field. This year, she announced herself to be in a same-sex relationship, making her the first openly gay athlete in the country’s sporting history.
June 22, 2020 6:18 pm
Dutee Chand was India's sprint champion and looked set to win medals at events like the Commonwealth and Asian Games as well as Olympics. But she suddenly found herself out of the race, due to a natural condition. See more: https://bit.ly/2M2t86i