Dutee Chand

Dutee Chand won the gold medal in women’s 100-metre sprint at the 30th Summer University Games in Italy.

She clocked 11.32 seconds, became the first Indian athlete to secure a gold medal at the global event, which also was India’s first gold medal at this edition of the meet.

Dutee Chand took Twitter and posted picture of her gold medal.

India President, Prime Minister were all in celebrating the sprinter victory and congratulated for her achievement.

Dutee has a season-best of 11.26 seconds in the 100-meter discipline, recorded at Doha in April 2019, and a personal best of 11.24 seconds. She is a two-time Asian champion and the holder of the national record for 100-metres