Ace sprinter Dutee Chand scripted history in 2019 at the World Universiade in Naples by becoming the first Indian to bag a gold in a 100m event globally. She has also been hailed for being the first openly gay athlete from India. Although in top form, Chand missed out on a spot in the semi-finals in Women’s 100m Heat 5, putting an end to her Tokyo Games dreams.
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(Script by Geetika Sachdev; Video produced and edited by Dhruv Sharma)