Seema Punia books ticket for Tokyo Games

The 37-year-old Seema bettered the Olympic qualification mark of 63.50m.

In the National Inter-State Athletics Championships in Patiala, 2018 Asian Games bronze medallist discus thrower Seema Punia booked her ticket for the Tokyo Games with a gold medal-winning throw of a 63.72-meters on the concluding day.

The 37-year-old Seema bettered the Olympic qualification mark of 63.50m.

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Meanwhile, Aditi Ashok qualified for her second Olympic Games after the final Olympic rankings were released yesterday.

In gymnastics, the Asian Championships bronze-medallist in vault, Pranati Nayak, earned a quota for Tokyo Olympics.

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