25 Aug : News Express 24 :-
India’s Hima Das and Nirmala have made the place in women’s 400m final. In the qualification race held at GBK Main Stadium, 2018 World Junior Champion Hima took the time of 51.00 seconds. He secured first position among 18 runners. While Nirmala got the fourth position with 54.09 seconds.
100 meters: two minutes into the semi-finals
India’s female runner, Duti Chand, has made it to the semi-finals of the 100 meters competition. Duti made a great start with Lane number 4 in Heat-2 and took 11.38 seconds to finish first.
Anas and Rajiv in the final
Mohammed Anas and Rajiv Araokiya have also made their place in men’s 400m final. Staying first in Heat-2, qualified for the finals. He took the distance in 45.30 sec and took the first place in the heat. Apart from Anas, another Indian rookie Rajiv has also secured his place in the 400m final. Rajiv, taking the time of 46.08 s in Heat-1, secured the sixth spot and entered the finals.