Indian track cyclist Deborah Herold breaks the national record to qualify for the next round along with Aleena Reji of women’s sprint qualifying event in Commonwealth Games, Gold Coast, Australia.
In qualifications, Deborah managed to clock 11.484 seconds, in the process she bettered her own national record of 11.740 seconds she made on 2nd December 2017 in World Cup at Milton, Canada.
Despite her record breaking timings she finished on 13th position while Aleena finished last with timing of 12.207.
Deborah’s average speed was 62.696 kmph while Aleena’s was 58.983 kmph.
Australia’s Stephanie Morton finished top of qualifying, establishing a Games record. Her average speed was 68.415 kmph.
The top 16 riders qualify for the next round.