Ranchi: India’s Bhawna Jat certified for the 2020 Olympics after setting a brand new nationwide report within the 20km race stroll class on the Nationwide Championships right here on Saturday.
The athlete from Rajasthan clocked 1:29.54, effectively contained in the Olympic qualification time of 1:31.00. Bhawna’s effort was a large enchancment on her private better of 1:38.30, set in October final yr.
Priyanka Goswami narrowly missed the Olympic lower with a timing of 1:31.36.
The 2020 Olympics shall be held in Tokyo July 24 to August 9.