Sprinter Dutee Chand scripts history in World University Games, Napoli
23-year-old Duttee Chand has scripted history in World University Games in Napoli by winning first ever gold medal to India in this category in any International sports event. Yes, it is a fact that India didn't have any gold medal in the sprint.
Now it is achieved by Duttee Chand. This 5' 6" inches sensation has won the gold medal by completing the sprint in 11.32 seconds. The entire nation is celebrating her feat. President of India and Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju lauds her for making the nation proud. Well, the Champion eyes on Olympic Gold Medal.
I've been passionately following since my childhood but it never came. Finally, for the first time, a gold for India! Congratulations @DuteeChand for winning the 100m sprint at the Universiade, the World University Games, in Naples???????? pic.twitter.com/Rh4phsKCEI— Kiren Rijiju (@KirenRijiju) July 10, 2019
With years of hardwork and your blessings, I have yet again broken the record by winning the Gold in 100m dash in 11.32 seconds at The World University Games, Napoli. In the pictures, are the winners too, with a heart of Gold from Germany and Sweden. @Napoli2019_ita pic.twitter.com/DpwJa8Njmc— Dutee Chand (@DuteeChand) July 9, 2019
Pull me down, I will come back stronger! pic.twitter.com/PHO86ZrExl— Dutee Chand (@DuteeChand) July 9, 2019
Thank you, sir. I will try my best to bring Olympics Gold Medal home. Once again, many thanks for your blessings. https://t.co/GuNzuhu6Yd— Dutee Chand (@DuteeChand) July 10, 2019