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Ace Sprinter Dutee Chand To Represent India At International Athletics Meet

Bhubaneswar: Ace sprinter Dutee Chand is all set to represent India at International Athletics Meets in the month of July.

The official Twitter handle of Odisha Sports Department wrote, “Odisha Olympian @DuteeChand selected to represent India at International Athletics Meets in Almaty, Kazakhstan, July 6-7 and Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, July 13-14, 2019.”

Dutee has won laurels for the country by winning two silver medals at the Asian Games 2018 in the women’s 100m and 200m finals. She is also a pioneer for having fought and won a long-standing battle with International Association of Athletics Federations’ (IAAF) that had banned her citing hyperandrogenism.

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