Dutee Chand

Dutee Chand clinches second gold in Khelo India University Games

Indian sprinter Dutee Chand won her second gold in the Khelo India University Games after bagging the top spot in 200m final here on Sunday.

Mar 02, 2020, 09:17 AM IST

Khelo India University Games: Dutee Chand sprints away with universities' meet record

Dutee won the women's 100m with a new Indian Universities meet record time of 11.49 seconds on the penultimate day of the inaugural Khelo India University Games.

Mar 01, 2020, 09:03 AM IST

Khelo India scholar steals athletics Day 1 limelight

In Odisha, it is tough to shake off the overarching, forever looming figure of Dutee Chand, a national champion, a local legend and a crowd favourite everywhere.

Feb 29, 2020, 18:09 PM IST

Indian mixed relay team reaches World Athletics Championships final, qualifies for Tokyo Olympics

The Indian mixed 4x400m relay team booked their place in the final of the ongoing 17th IAAF World Athletics Championships in Doha after making a third-place finish in the heat on Saturday. 

Sep 29, 2019, 11:04 AM IST

World Athletics Championships: Sprinter Dutee Chand bows out in opening round

Star Indian sprinter Dutee Chand suffered a major blow as she crashed out of the ongoing 17th IAAF World Athletics Championships in Doha in the opening round of the women's 100m event on Saturday. 

Sep 29, 2019, 08:02 AM IST

Sprinter Dutee Chand expresses interest in joining politics

Indian sprinter Dutee Chand on Monday announced her intentions to join politics, saying that it has been her childhood dream to enter the political fray.

Sep 23, 2019, 17:14 PM IST

Dutee Chand confident of making Olympic cut

From her battle against the IAAF gender testing rules to coming out as a lesbian in what is still a highly conservative country, Chand is used to making headlines but she hopes over the next year they will mainly be about her sporting prowess. 

Aug 22, 2019, 14:49 PM IST

Dutee Chand granted Europe visa as preparation continues for Olympic qualification

Dutee is keen to qualify for the women`s 100m event at the 2020 Tokyo Games and said that her preparations are on in full swing for the same.

Aug 10, 2019, 18:13 PM IST

Dutee Chand's nomination for Arjuna award, Harbhajan's for Khel Ratna rejected

"Ministry has asked Athletics Federation of India (AFI) to give the order of ranking for given nominations and she stands at fifth. So her nomination was rejected," a source in the Sports Authority of India (SAI) told ANI.

Jul 28, 2019, 00:20 AM IST

On-field performance unaffected by scrutiny surrounding personal life: Dutee Chand

Sprinter Dutee Chand recently became the first Indian athlete to clinch a gold medal in the women's 100-metre sprint category at the 30th Summer University Games in Italy. 

Jul 15, 2019, 18:12 PM IST

Dutee Chand finishes fifth in 200m

Ace sprinter Dutee Chand finished fifth in the women's 200m final at the World University Games here on Friday.

Jul 13, 2019, 07:03 AM IST

Dutee Chand bags 100m gold at World University Games

The 23-year-old had qualified for the finals with a 11.41 seconds finish in the semifinal heats and led the final race from start to finish on Tuesday.

Jul 11, 2019, 19:55 PM IST

Ellen DeGeneres proud of India's Dutee Chand

Praising Chand for embracing her sexuality openly, DeGeneres tweeted about it.

May 21, 2019, 21:26 PM IST

Sprinter Dutee Chand opens up about same-sex relationship

"Choosing a life partner depends on my choice and it may be of any sex," Dutee Chand said.

May 19, 2019, 14:00 PM IST

Asian Athletics Championships: Dutee Chand smashes own national record, Hima Das suffers injury

Sprint sensation Hima Das failed to finish her 400m heat as she suffered a back muscle spasm. 

Apr 21, 2019, 18:48 PM IST

Indian women athletes felicitated at ZEE Fair Play Awards

India's top women athletes and sportsperson were felicitated at ZEE News Fairplay Awards in New Delhi on Thursday. The awards, first introduced in 2018, recognise and honour women for their outstanding achievements in the field of sports. This year, several women athletes who have made their mark at international level during the last year were felicitated.

Feb 20, 2019, 15:22 PM IST

Asian Games 2018: India bags 11th Gold, medal tally swells to 54

India`s total medal tally at the prestigious tournament now stands at 54-eleven gold, 20 silver, and 23 bronze. 

Aug 29, 2018, 23:23 PM IST

Asian Games: India strikes 2 more gold, Arpinder ends 48-year-long wait

Arpinder Singh ended a 48-year-long wait for triple jump victory after Dutee Chand blazed the track for her second silver.

Aug 29, 2018, 22:31 PM IST

Asian Games 2018 Day 9: As it happened

The eighth day at the Asian Games saw India winning five silver medals in track and field event.

Aug 27, 2018, 07:14 AM IST