Assam’s Hima Das created history by winning the gold medal in the women’s 400-meter event at the IAAF World U20 Championships held on Finland. Hima registered a time of 51.46 seconds in the final at the Ratina Stadium to become the first Indian athlete to win gold in a world championship across all age groups.
She had done well in the earlier rounds as well, winning Heat 4 with a time of 52.25 seconds. She emerged on top in the semi-finals as well, winning her race in 52.10 seconds.
Everyone’s Celebrating Hima Das’ Historic Win
Here’s a look at some of the reactions by the famous voices of the country:
Watch Video – IAAF World U20 Tampere – Hima Das IND 400 Metres Gold
From Hima’s Facebook Wall
This post was last modified on Jul 13, 2018 4:38 pm