1 / 10

Hima Das

19-year-old Hima from Assam has been nicknamed Dhing Express for her astonishing track record. The teen from Dhing has achievements too big for her years. The winner of World U-20 Championships 2018 – 400 meters, also holds Indian National Record in 400 meters won at the 2018 Asian Games and is India’s first athlete to bring Gold from track event at the IAAF World U20 Championships. In September last year, she was conferred with the Arjuna Award.

10 sportswomen of outstanding merit that have made India proud

We are no more a society that celebrates sportsmen only, we cheer for our girls too, and with more spirit and josh than ever before.

These ladies are leaving no stones unturned to make us proud either. Say gold, they get  us gold. They championship, they win it.

Here are 10 outstanding women who have registered phenomenal achievements in sports and athletics. Stand up and applaud for them now.