22-year-old young Indian gymnast Dipa Karmakar became the first ever Indian on Sunday, October 25, to qualify for the finals of World Gymnastics Championships, a Zee News report said.

The Agartala-girl scored a total of 14.900 points in the women's Vault qualification at the 2015 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Glasgow standing at 7th rank among the eight-women finalists list. American Simone Biles ranked first with 15.633 points.

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The success on Sunday has added another feather in her victory cap.

In 2014, Karmakar became the first Indian woman gymnast to win a bronze medal in Commonwealth Games.

Just a few months back in August, she again won bronze medal at the Hiroshima Asian Championships.

Earlier in February, Karmakar excelled with a total of five gold medals for Tripura in the 35th National Games in Kerala. She also finished fourth in the vault final with a score of 14.200 at 2014 Asian Games.

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