Pragyan Prasanti to make Int’l debut at 3rd South Asian Junior Athletics Meet
KalingaTV News Network
Bhubaneswar: Odisha’s hurdler Pragyan Prasanti Sahu is all set to make her international debut in 3rd South Asian Junior Athletics Championships at Colombo, Sri Lanka. The Athletics meet will be held between May 5 and May 6, 2018.
Pragyan, who was born on December 19, 1999 in Balasore, has so far won many medals in state and national events.
She had won gold medal in U-20 girl’s 200m event of the 65th Odisha State Athletics Championship in Cuttack in 2017. She also won the silver medal in U-20 girl’s 100m and 4000m hurdles events at 46th Odisha State Athletics Championship in Cuttack. The sports meet was held between April 2 and 4, 2017.
Pragyan had also won the title in (girl’s-18) 400m hurdles and finished third in long jump event of the 63rd Odisha State Athletics Meet in December, 2015.
The National medal which she had won included a silver medal in 100m hurdles event of the 16th Federation Cup National Junior Athletics Championship held at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu from April 20-22, 2019.