Bhubaneswar: Odisha Athlete Dutee Chand qualified for the women’s 100m semifinal by setting a new national record in the 23rd Asian Athletics Championships at Doha, on Sunday.

At Khalifa International Stadium in Doha, Dutee has gone past her previous best of 11.29s against 11.28s in the heat to be finished as the fastest qualifier.

Odisha Weightlifter Jhili Dalabehera won silver medal at Asian Weightlifting Championships in Ningbo, China. Jhilli lifted 167kg only to be remained behind Vietnam’s Huyen Thi Vijong in the women’s 45kg category.