Dutee Chand hailed by PM Modi and Sports minister Kiren Rijiju after 100m gold triumph in the World University games in Naples

first_imgI’ve been passionately following since my childhood but it never came. Finally, for the first time, a gold for India! Congratulations @DuteeChand for winning the 100m sprint at the Universiade, the World University Games, in Naples🇮🇳 pic.twitter.com/Rh4phsKCEI— Kiren Rijiju (@KirenRijiju) July 10, 2019 Dutee Chand has etched her name in history by winning the 100m sprint at the Universiade, the World University Games, in Naples and thereby, became the first Indian to achieve this feat. Chand clocked 11.32 seconds to win the gold as she led the race from start to finish. Running at lane number 4, Dutee was the first one out of the eight athletes to blast off the starting blocks and she made most of it in fending off a late challenge from Del Ponte (11.33) of Switzerland. Lisa Kwa Yie of Germany took the bronze in 11.39 seconds.While the entire country came forward to wish her for this phenomenal achievement, she also received a couple of big congratulatory messages. Prime Minister Narendra Modi came forward to hail the athlete’s achievement. The Prime Minister wrote that it was an exceptional achievement of an exceptional athlete and congratulated Chand for winning a hard-earned and a well-deserved Gold in the Women’s 100 m finals. LIVE TV Written By Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju congratulated the 23-year-old. Rijiju took to Twitter and wrote that he had been passionately following the sport since his childhood and he has finally witnessed someone winning a gold for India. Read the tweet here.  Exceptional achievement of an exceptional athlete!Congratulations @DuteeChand for winning a hard earned and well deserved Gold in the Women’s 100 m finals.You make India proud! #Universiade @FISU https://t.co/LVSkbsPZOP— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) July 10, 2019 WATCH THIS: Dutee Chand’s Spectacular Sprint Which Won Her The 100m Gold At The World University Games In Napoli, Italy READ: ‘In The Future, I Would Like To Settle Down With Her’: India’s Fastest Woman Dutee Chand Reveals That She Is In A Same-sex RelationshipDutee Chand had posted the following Tweet about resilience after her historic win. Pull me down, I will come back stronger! pic.twitter.com/PHO86ZrExl— Dutee Chand (@DuteeChand) July 9, 2019center_img COMMENT First Published: 10th July, 2019 12:03 IST WATCH US LIVE SUBSCRIBE TO US Last Updated: 10th July, 2019 13:04 IST Dutee Chand Hailed By PM Modi And Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju After 100m Gold Triumph In The World University Games In Naples Dutee Chand has etched her name in history by winning the 100m sprint at the Universiade, the World University Games, in Naples and thereby, became the first Indian to achieve this feat.  Karthik Nair FOLLOW USlast_img read more

GAA: NAOMH COLUMBA GAA CLUB NOTES

first_imgNaomh Columba NotesOur Seniors and Reserves got there league up and running on sat last away to St Nauls unfortunatly both teams came away empty handed , They Play at home to burt on Easter Monday9th of april check fixtures for times . The Juniors get their season going on Sat 7th of apr  away to St Eunans at 7pm. U16 had a good win away to N Brid they play Kilcar at home Mon the 9th of April at 7pm. U14 training on Fri 6th of april at 12pm. Minor Board Meeting on Thurs 5th of April at 830pm Senior Board Meeting on Fri 6th of april at 9pm. Lotto 27/3/12 £3,100 numbers were 8 9 27 28 no winner Consolation prizes £50 Pat McGlynn Fintown £30 Damien Carr Meenadreen £20 Eimer Haughey Teelin £20 John McNellis Sliabh Liague Avu £20 Harry Holden Carrick Lotto for 3/4/12 £3,200GAA: NAOMH COLUMBA GAA CLUB NOTES was last modified: April 2nd, 2012 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:GAA: NAOMH COLUMBA GAA CLUB NOTESlast_img read more