The Indian 4x100m women’s relay team broke the 18-year-old national record to finish in 4th position at the IAAF World Challenge held in Beijing, China.
The 4x100m women relay team comprising Dutee Chand , Srabani Nanda , HM Jyoti and Merlin Joseph clocked 44.03s to finish the race, breaking the 18-year-old record of 44.43s created by the quartet of Saraswati Dey, Rachita Mistry, EB Shyla and PT Usha on July 22, 1998, in Fukuoka, Japan.
The Indian team ran with Joseph starting the race with Jyoti running the second. They were followed by Nanda with Chand running the anchor leg. The China A and the China B team grabbed the first and third position respectively while Japan finished second.
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1. Indian Women’s _____ Team breaks the national record at IAAF World Challenge.
Source – The Hindu