Odisha athletes have clearly ruled the 1st day of 21st Federation Cup Athletic Meet which started on Thursday. Jauna Murmu got the silver medal for 400 meter hurdle as well as Shrabahi Nada, Dutee Chand, Amiya Mallick have successfully entered finals in their respective events.
While Jauna completed the 400 meters hurdle in 57.71 seconds, Dutee and Shrabani in their 200 meter race tied in the first position. Amiya who also got selected for 200 meter race had completed the race in 24.08 seconds. All three of the athletes are looking forward for a positive show in the finals of their events.
Federation cup holds much importance in performance wise for the national level athletes as Asia Athletic Championship is coming up. Thus all of the national level athletes are participating in the Federation Cup Athletic Meet and the competition is also very fierce. Lets hope that our Odisha athletes show case their talent by winning more medals and bring in glory to our State.