Patiala, March 19 : On the last day of ongoing Federation Cup Athletics at NSNIS Patiala, Hima Das wins gold by setting New meet record in the 200m women's final with a time of 23.21 seconds. Dhanlakshmi clocked 23.39 seconds to win silver and Archana of Tamil Nadu wins the Bronze clocking 23.60 seconds.
The 23 years old 200m record of PT Usha was first broken by Dhanlakshmi of Tamil Nadu in heats with a timing of 23.26 seconds which was again broken by Hima bettering her time to 23.21 seconds.
But still non of the Indian women's have still not qualified for Tokyo Olympics in the 200m as the qualifying mark for the Olympics is 22.80 seconds.
Where as Komalpreet Kaur has qualified for Olympics in women's Discuss Throw reaching 65.06 meters in her first throw. One of the forth best in the world.