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Vismaya wins gold at Josef Seckr Memorial


Press Trust of India New Delhi
Indian sprinter V K Vismaya produced a personal best timing of 52.12s to clinch the gold medal in the women 400m run at the International Athletic Meeting -- Josef Seckr Memorial (MJS) in Brno, Czech Republic on Wednesday.
The 22-year-old Indian won the yellow metal, while compatriots Poovamma Machettira and Subha Venkatesan finished second and third with timings of 53.47s and Sudha 53.67s respectively.
Vismaya, who had earlier scored a personal best of 52.48 at Nov Mesto nad Metuj (CZE) last month, along with the quartermilers has been in Europe for sometime.
Hima Das, who has recently won six gold medals in European races, didn't compete in this event.

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First Published: Aug 28 2019 | 10:00 PM IST

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