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Dutee Chand Wins 100m Gold In Indian Grand Prix

Patiala: Indian sprinter Dutee Chand clinched the gold in women’s 100-metre event, while Archana Suseentran bagged gold in 200m in the fifth Indian Grand Prix at the Netaji Subhas National Institute of Sports (NIS) in Patiala on Friday. Dutee clocked 11.42 seconds to emerge winner of the race before facing stiff competition from Suseentran who […]


Dutee Chand Named Brand Ambassador Of Puma

Bhubaneswar: Puma has signed Indian professional sprinter and national champion Dutee Chand as its latest brand ambassador in the Indian market. The athlete yesterday signed her first endorsement deal with the sports brand for two years. With this deal, Chand joins an elite list of athletes like Virat Kohli, Mary Kom, Gurpreet Singh Sandhu and […]



Three Youths From Odisha To Represent India At WorldSkills International Competition

Bhubaneswar: Three youths from Odisha have been selected to represent India at the WorldSkills International Competition-2019, scheduled to be held in Kazan, Russia from August 22 to 27. They are Abinash Swain (CNC Turning), Xenophon Das (M-CAD) and S. Aswatha Narayana (Water Technology). Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship (MSDE), Government of India yesterday announced […]


Odisha All Set To Host Commonwealth Table Tennis Championship Starting Tomorrow

Cuttack: The state Government is all set to host 21st Commonwealth Table Tennis Championship. The table tennis tournament will be played at Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium here from tomorrow. Teams from Wales, South Africa, England, Australia, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nigeria, Ghana, Guyana, India, Malaysia, Nigeria, Scotland, Singapore and Uganda Will be participating. Police said elaborate […]



Odisha’s Dutee Chand Wins Gold In World University Games

Bhubaneswar:Odisha’s Sprinter Dutee Chand won the 100m gold medal on Tuesday in the ongoing World University Games. Dutee Chand won the gold medal in just 11.32 seconds. She also holds the 100m national record with 11.24 seconds. With years of hardwork and your blessings, I have yet again broken the record by winning the Gold […]


Odisha’s Dutee Chand: New Poster Girl Of Cosmopolitan

Bhubaneswar: Ace sprinter Dutee Chand has bagged the cover of the digital edition of fashion and entertainment magazine Cosmopolitan India for the July issue. Recently, she became the first Indian sportsperson to openly declare that she is in same sex relationship. In an exclusive interview with Cosmo India, Dutee opens up about her journey as […]