Karnataka’s B Aishwarya produced the second greatest ever lengthy bounce effort by any Indian lady as she cleared a surprising 6.73m within the qualification spherical on the third day of the Nationwide Inter-State Senior Athletics Championships right here on Sunday.
The 24-year-old improved 21cm over her earlier private better of 6.52m which she had cleared whereas successful the gold within the Nationwide Open Championships in September final 12 months.
Her effort is second solely to legendary World Championships bronze winner Anju Bobby George’s nationwide report of 6.83m.
Aishwarya bettered the Commonwealth Video games qualifying normal of 6.50m set by Athletics Federation of India (AFI). She additionally bettered the meet report of 6.63m set by Mayookha Johny in 2011. Nonetheless, there was no wind pace studying throughout the qualification spherical.
In one other shock end result, nationwide report holder Jyothi Yarraji fell to complete the race within the ladies’s 100m hurdles last as she clipped the final hurdle and fell on the monitor. C Kanimozhi of Tamil Nadu received the race in 13.62 seconds properly outdoors AFI’s CWG qualifying normal of 13.11s.
Jyothi had clocked 13.04s final month in a race within the Netherlands, which was the second time she bettered her personal nationwide report.
The lads’s 110m hurdles was received by nationwide report holder Siddhant Thingalaya with a time of 13.93s.
Asian report holder Tajinderpal Singh Toor of Punjab expectedly took the gold in males’s shot put with an effort of 20.34m in his last spherical throw which was 16cm in need of the CWG qualifying distance of 20.50m set by the AFI.
Nationwide report holder Annu Rani of Uttar Pradesh simply received the ladies’s javelin throw occasion by clearing 60.97m, which was above the CWG normal of 59.50m.
The excessive bounce gold went to Sarvesh Anil Kushare of Maharashtra as he cleared 2.24m, three centimeter in need of the CWG qualifying mark.
Parul Chaudhary beat veteran Sudha Singh, her Uttar Pradesh team-mate, for gold with a time of 9:42.16 in ladies’s 3000m steeplechase whereas Balkishan of Haryana received the lads’s occasion with a time of 8:42.34.