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Dutee Chand


Sreeshankar Murali books Tokyo berth with a big jump, silences naysayers

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.

Federation Cup Athletics 2021: Dhanalakshmi shocks Dutee Chand, Hima Das to win 100-m gold

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.

Dutee Chand awarded an 'out-of-turn promotion' by Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik

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.

Odisha govt claims Rs 4.09 cr spent on Dutee Chand since 2015, she says not correct picture

July 17, 2020 2:15 pm

The controversy emerged after Dutee Chand put her BMW car on sale.

Dutee Chand explains why she tried to sell her car

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.

In Dutee Chand's relief kit for her village in Odisha, sanitary pads

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.

Dutee Chand wins 200m gold at Khelo India University Games

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.

Dutee Chand clinches 100m gold at Khelo India University Games

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.

Dutee Chand stoops to conquer, breaks 100m national record again

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.

Dutee Chand breaks national record again, inches closer to Olympic mark

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.


Dutee Chand features on ‘Time 100’ list of rising stars

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.


Indian sprinter Dutee Chand's remarkable comeback

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: