Glasgow: Poovamma Machettira and Sharadha Narayana qualified for the semifinals of women's 400m and women's 100m race while Om Parkash Singh Karhana entered the final of the shot put event at the 20th Commonwealth Games, here on Sunday. (Highlights)
Poovamma set a time of 54.01 seconds in the heat to seal her place in the semifinals of the women's 400m to be held at Hampden Park Stadium on Monday.
Poovamma, 24, was third and last of the eight competitors to reach the semis. Chandrika Subashini Rasnayaka Mudiyanselage of Sri Lanka topped the heat with 53.75s ahead of Nigeria's Regina George who clocked 53.92s.