Kamalpreet Kaur broke her own national record during the ongoing Indian Grand Prix IV in Patiala, with a discuss throw of 66.59m in her fifth attempt.
Her effort saw her rewrite her national record of 65.06m, which she had set at Federation Cup in March 2021.
In fact, the 25-year-old Kamalpreet is the only discus thrower in the event at the IGP 4.
Record Alert- Kamalpreet Kaur improves her own national record with a throw of 66.59m in Women Discus Throw in #IGP 4 at Patiala. Her previous best was 65.06m which she achieved at Federation Cup in March 2021 #Tokyo2020 @SonySportsIndia pic.twitter.com/tJtbCcjTOA— Athletics Federation of India (@afiindia) June 21, 2021
Her effort of 66.59m is now the sixth-best in the world this season with the best throw, of 70.22m, this season being owned by Dutch Jorinde Van Klinken.
More to follow…