Dutee Chand and Ben Stokes get featured on ‘TIME 100’ list of rising stars

first_imgLast Updated: 14th November, 2019 12:37 IST Dutee Chand And Ben Stokes Get Featured On ‘TIME 100′ List Of Rising Stars Champion Indian athlete and cricketer Ben Stokes are two of the hundred stars who were part of the recently released TIME 100 Next List. Read more for details. Other notable figures in the list include actress Lili Reinhart, YouTuber Liza Koshy, rapper Lil Nas X, and YouTuber Lilly Singh.ALSO READ | Rugby WC: Fans request for Ben Stokes’ inclusion in the England team 10 months ago UAE’s Rameez Shahzad wins fame with Ben Stokes-like catch vs Scotland TIME Magazine is famous for its ‘Time 100’ lists where it takes a look at 100 important people in certain fields or categories. In 2019, TIME has launched a new list called the ‘Time 100 Next’, a list which takes look at 100 people who are forging the path for the future of business, sports, politics, science, and health. Two notable figures emerged in the inaugural list, champion Indian athlete Dutee Chand and English all-rounder Ben Stokes.ALSO READ | Dutee Chand closes season with 200m gold to complete sprint doubleStars of the futureThe 23-year-old Indian sprinter Dutee Chand is a trendsetter in her own right. She became the first Indian to win the 100-metre sprint at the World University Games in 2019. She is currently focused on qualifying for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Earlier this year, Dutee also made a bold move when she came out about her sexuality and announced that she was in a same-sex relationship. This announcement made her the first Indian athlete to formally come out as a member of the LGBTQ+ community and made her a symbol of strength and power.ALSO READ | Dutee Chand breaks her own national record on her way to gold SUBSCRIBE TO US WATCH US LIVE 10 months ago Rugby WC: Fans request for Ben Stokes’ inclusion in the England team Mrigank Pandey 10 months ago Ben Stokes loses friendly bet as he fails to dismiss brother James FOLLOW US First Published: 14th November, 2019 12:37 ISTcenter_img 10 months ago KBC 11: Check out the written update for the November 1 episode Written By WE RECOMMEND COMMENT Ecstatic and Humbled!Honoured to be in Time 100 Next 2019. On the track, I’ll sprint🏃Off the track, I’ll fight🤼Fight for Inclusion, Equality, Rights and dignity of People. #loveislove https://t.co/8aA5jxiJUu— Dutee Chand (@DuteeChand) November 13, 2019 In 2016, @audreygelman founded the Wing, a female-focused, members-only co-working space — since then, the Wing touts more than 10,000 members across nine locations, with new spaces set to open in 2020 #TIME100Next https://t.co/VmLAVlMDyw— TIME (@TIME) November 14, 2019 10 months ago Ben Stokes backs ‘The Hundred’ to improve depth in English cricket LIVE TV Ben Stokes is another athlete who is on the list and why would not he be? Stokes has had a magical season for the English team, helping them win their first-ever World Cup in July 2019. After that, Stokes played a very big part in arguably one of the greatest Test match victories of all-time when he led England to a very unlikely victory at Headingley against Australia which kept England’s Ashes hopes alive. The ICC named Stokes in the Team-of-the-tournament for the World Cup of 2019. He is currently fourth on the ICC Test All-rounder rankings.ALSO READ | Ben Stokes loses friendly bet as he fails to dismiss brother Jameslast_img

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