Indian sprinter athlete Hima Das is on a serious roll. Das is breaking all the records and she claimed her fifth gold medal in just 19 days. The 19-year-old sprinter is doing a fine job in Prague where she is making the whole of India proud of her achievements. Subsequently, the Indian cricket fraternity took to their respective Twitter account to salute the champion athlete.
Hima’s latest gold medal came on Saturday when she clocked a season-best time of 52.09 seconds to finish first in 400m at the Nove Mesto nad Metuji Grand Prix. In fact, her personal best is 50.79 seconds, which she had recorded at the 2018 Asian Games.
Hima Das had also claimed a gold medal in 400 metres relay in the Asian Games in 2018 which were held in Jakarta, Indonesia. Subsequently, Das who is known as Dhing express was crowned with an Arjuna Award.
Meanwhile, the former big players like Sachin Tendulkar and VVS Laxman have taken to their Twitter handle to praise the athlete. Das also replied to Sachin Tendulkar’s post and gave her congratulations to the Master Blaster for getting inducted into the ICC hall of fame.
In fact, the Prime Minister of India Shri Narendra Modi also took to his social media platform to congratulate Hima Das.
Das had claimed the first Gold Medal when she completed 200 m in 23.56 seconds on 2nd July at the Poznan Athletics Grand Prix in Poland. Since then Das has not looked back as she has run like a wind.
On 8th July, the prodigy runner won her second 200 m gold in Poland. On 13th July, Hima Das had won her third Gold Medal in Kladno Athletics Meet in the Czech Republic. Das had won her fourth Gold medal in Tabor Athletics Meet on 17th July.
Here is how cricket fraternity congratulated Hima Das:
5 medals in a span of 20 days! Incredible Achievement. A True inspiration to a billion people now @HimaDas8.
— Hemang Badani (@hemangkbadani) July 21, 2019
Loving the way you have been running in the European circuit over the last 19 days.
Your hunger to win and perseverance is an inspiration for the youth.
Congrats on your 5 Medals!
All the best for the future races, @HimaDas8. pic.twitter.com/kaVdsB1AjZ
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) July 21, 2019
5th gold medal of the month! Congratulations to @HimaDas8 for such a spectacular performance & wishing her continued success in the future.
— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) July 22, 2019
— Mohammad Kaif (@MohammadKaif) July 22, 2019
Our Golden Girl is simply unstoppable
in 15 days for #HimaDas. An inspiration for every Indian , we’re all rooting for you . You’re limitless. A shining light for Assam in their time of darkness. Have fun, stay relaxed and keep doing what you’re doing. pic.twitter.com/NHnQdCitxp
— Gautam Gambhir (@GautamGambhir) July 18, 2019
— Rishabh Pant (@RishabPant777) July 21, 2019
— R P Singh रुद्र प्रताप सिंह (@rpsingh) July 21, 2019
Congratulations to @HimaDas8 on winning 5th consecutive gold medal We r all proud of u girl. May god bless u always and u make India proud every time wen u run. Best wishes
— MANOJ TIWARY (@tiwarymanoj) July 21, 2019
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) July 18, 2019
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