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PT Usha’s most glorious performance occurred at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics, where she won the 400m hurdles heats.(Illustration: Gajanan Nirphale)

PT Usha: India’s Golden Girl of Athletics

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 11, 2019 10:08 AM IST
Having entered track and field athletics at the age of 16, she is credited with popularising the sport across India. Though Usha retired in the year 2000, her records remain unmatched till date. She stays connected with the field through her athletics training school.
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