Indian sprinter Hima Das, who won silver medal and Gold medal in the team even in recently concluded Asian Games found herself star-struck when she met legend Sachin Tendulkar.
Das, who recently won the Arjuna Award, took to Twitter and shared two pictures of herself along with the Indian cricketing legend.
“An overwhelming morning, meeting my legend i always looked upon (sic) @sachin_RT,” Das wrote on the micro-blogging site.
“Thanks sir for this memorable jersey and some motivational talks which will really help me in my career,” she added.
An overwhelming morning, meeting my legend i always looked upon @sachin_rt sir #dreamcometrue #memorablemorning Thanks sir for this memorable jersey and some motivational talks which will really help me in my career. pic.twitter.com/rNMpAOoq3R
— Hima Das (@HimaDas8) September 28, 2018
Hima Das also known as the “Dhing Express” now has the world at her feet. She won the gold medal at the IAAF U-20 Championships in Finland, overcoming a slow start to overtake three competitors in the final 100m stretch.
Apart from her gold medal feat in Finland, the champion sprinter went onto claim three medals in the 2018 Asian Games in Indonesia which also included a gold.