Mumbai: India edition of leading fashion and entertainment magazine ‘Cosmopolitan’ has featured Odisha sprinter Dutee Chand in the digital cover for its July issue.
Dutee, who holds the record of winning two silver medals at the 2018 Asian Games and national champion in the women’s 100-metre sprint event, is seen wearing a Superdry sports bra, a pair of shorts from Fila and a cape by Namrata Joshipura that has all the colours of the rainbow flag.
Recently, she became the first Indian sportsperson to openly declare that she’s in a same-sex relationship.
In an exclusive interview with Cosmo India, the ace sprinter opens up about her journey as an athlete, her coming-out story and more.
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Ace sprinter @duteechand is the digital cover star of our July 2019 issue. Recently, she became the first Indian sportsperson to openly declare that she’s in a same-sex relationship. In an exclusive interview with Cosmo India, Dutee opens up about her journey as an athlete, her coming-out story, and more. Issue on stands now. ✨ Editor: Nandini Bhalla (@nandinibhalla) Fashion Stylist: Zunaili Malik (@zunailimalik) Photographer: Sushant Chhabria (@sushantchhabria) Hair & Makeup: Maniasha at Faze Management (@bymaniasha) Interview: Sreeparna Mazumder (@sreeparna.mazumder) Dutee is wearing sports bra: Superdry Sports (@superdryindia); shorts, Fila (@filaindia); cape: Namrata Joshipura (@namratajoshipura) . . . . . . #DuteeChand #OnlyInCosmo #CosmoIndia #lgbtq #pride #loveislove