Osaka, Japan:India's Anju Bobby George will feature in the finals of the women's News now from the World Athletics Championship at Osaka.
She jumped a distance of 6.60 metres to qualify in 11th place out of 12 finalists. She will now have to raise her performance considerably in order to win a medal.
The top five qualifiers all jumped more than 6.80 metres event.
Anju won a bronze in the 2003 World championships in Paris with a jump of 6.70 metres.
Her effort in Osaka is also far below her personal best of 6.83 metres.