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India’s Bhawna Jat clocks Olympic qualification time in 20 km race walk with new national record


The athlete from Rajasthan clocked 1:29.54, which is inside the Olympic qualification time of 1:31.00 and is the second Indian race walker to qualify for Tokyo.

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Bhawna Jat became the second Indian race walker to qualify for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics after setting a new national record in 20km race walk at the National Championships in Ranchi on Saturday.

The athlete from Rajasthan clocked 1:29.54, which is inside the Olympic qualification time of 1:31.00. Bhawna’s effort was a massive improvement on her personal best of 1:38.30, set ...


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