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Parul Chowdhary of Meerut won the gold medal in the women’s 3000m steeplechase event at the athletics meet Track Night NYC. This is the first title of the 28-year-old Parul this season.
She is practicing in America. He clocked 9:41.88, three seconds faster than his personal best of 9:38.09. He had achieved his personal best during the World Championships last year. Chowdhary had set a new national record in the women’s 5000m at the Sound Running Track Festival in Los Angeles earlier this month.
Another Indian woman athlete, Lilly Das, on Friday finished third in the women’s 1500m race at the World Athletics Continental Tour event, clocking 4:15.23.