GOLDEN JULY FOR DHING EXPRESS.
- ,The Indian Sprinter Hima Das’s nickname is Dhing Express. She hails from Kandhulimari village near Dhing, Assam.
- She became first Indian athlete to win a gold medal in a track event at IAAF World Under 20 Athletics Championship in 400-meter event July 2019.
- Hima Das in 2019 and Neeraj Chopra the javelin thrower in 2016 won the gold medal for India in 2016’s edition of IAAF World Under 20 Athletics Championship.
- Previous winners for India at Junior World Championship are Seema Punia (Discus) who won Bronze in 2002 and Navjeet Kaur Dhillion (Discus) bronze in 2014.
RECENT PERFORMANCE OF HIMA DAS.
|EVENT.||COUNTRY.||DISTANCE IN METERS.||TIME IN SECONDS.||MEDAL.|
|POZNAN ATHLETICS GRAND PRIX.||POLAND.||200.||23.65||GOLD.|
|KUNTO ATHLETICS MEET.||POLAND.||200.||23.97.||GOLD.|
|KLANDNO ATHLETICS MEET.||CZECH REPUBLIC.||200.||23.43.||GOLD.|
|TABOR ATHLETICS MEET.|| CZECH REPUBLIC. ||200.||23.25.||GOLD.|
|NOVE MESTO NAD METUJI GRAND PRIX.|| CZECH REPUBLIC. ||400.||59.09.||GOLD.|