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Star Indian sprinter Hima Das certified for the ladies’s 200m semifinals after profitable her warmth with a timing of 23.42s on the Commonwealth Video games on Friday. The 22-year-old Hima led the five-woman subject from the beginning with Rhoda Njobvu of Zambia clocking 23.85s to complete second whereas Jacent Nyamhunge of Uganda completed third with a timing of 24.07.
There are six heats lined up within the ladies’s 200m and the top-16 will qualify for the semi-final.
Hima received warmth 2 however Favour Ofili of Nigeria (22.71s in Warmth 1) and the formidable Elaine-Thompson-Herah (22.80s in warmth 5) had superior timings.
At the very least six athletes have clocked higher time, in comparison with Hima, en route their semi-final entries.
In the meantime, within the ladies’s hammer throw occasion, India’s Manju Bala superior to the ultimate whereas compatriot Sarita Singh didn’t make the reduce.
The 33-year-old Bala completed eleventh within the qualification spherical with a greatest throw of 59.68m in her first try.
In the identical occasion, the opposite Indian athlete Sarita didn’t make the ultimate after she completed thirteenth together with her greatest throw of 57.48.
In line with the principles, greatest 12 performers advance to the ultimate, which might be held on Saturday, August 6.
Canada’s Camryn Rogers topped the qualification spherical with greatest throw of 74.68m, which is a Commonwealth Video games report.
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