Hima won in twenty three.25 seconds although the race had a mediocre field with most of the competitors representing clubs of Czech Republic. still, she is inching nearer to her personal better of twenty three.10, Hima’s national V K Vismaya was second with a season best twenty three.43.
This was 19-year-old Hima’s fourth gold since July two once she ran her 1st competitive race in Europe. She has been keeping on rising since her 1st race.
In her 1st competitive 200m race of the year, the recent Assam runner had clocked twenty three.65 seconds on her way to gold at the Poznan Athletics Grand Prix in Poland on July two. After that, she won her second 200m gold at the Kutno Athletics Meet, conjointly in Poland, on July seven with a time of twenty three.97 seconds.
On July 13, she won her third 200m gold at the Kladno Athletics Meet in Czech Republic with a time of twenty three.43.
Hima’s pet event is 400m and she is however to qualify for the world Championships in both the quartermile event and also the 200m.
The World Championships qualifying time for 200m is twenty three.02 whereas it’s fifty one.80 in 400m.
In men’s 400m, Muhammad Anas won in forty five.40 seconds in a very mediocre field whereas compatriots Tom Noah Nirmal came second with a season best effort of forty six.59. K S Jeevan was third in forty six.60 and M P Jabir finished fourth in forty seven.16.
On July thirteen at Kladno, Anas had bettered his own 400m national record to clinch a gold and qualify for the world Championships by duration forty five.21 seconds.
The World Championships qualification time is forty five.30 seconds in men’s 400m race.