Fed Cup Senior Athletics Meet: Dutee Chand Bags Second Gold

Patiala: Ace woman athlete from Odisha, Dutee Chand bagged her second gold after winning the 100-metre sprint on the fourth and final day of the 23rd Federation Cup National Senior Athletics Championship at Patiala on Monday.

The sprinter came on top clocking 11.45 seconds.

Dutee had stormed into the 100-metre sprint final with a timing of 11.48 seconds on Sunday.

Prior to this event, the ace sprinter had won a gold medal in the 200-metre sprint while her teammate Jauna Murmu had won a bronze in the 400-metre track and field event on March 16.

Besides Dutee, another woman athlete of the state, Purnima Hembram, won a silver medal in the heptathlon on the last day of the event organized by the Athletics Federation of India.

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