S Dhanalakshmi, an Indian sprinter, won the 100m race in 11.26 seconds at the Erzurum Sprint International Cup in Turkey, while Hima Das finished second in 11.59s. Dhanalakshmi’s performance exceeded the level set by the Athletics Federation of India for t
The Commonwealth and Asian Games.
Dhanalakshmi won the 200m in 23.26 seconds, while Hima finished second in 23.51. The Indians were on a training/competition trip in Turkey and will return home to compete in the National Inter-State Championships in Chennai from June 10-14.