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Mar 29, 2020
Coronavirus Outbreak: National Inter-State Senior Athletics Championship postponed as AFI seeks to revamp event calendarThe AFI said that a new competition calendar, as well as fresh training programmes for national campers, will be prepared by the Planning Committee after discussions with coaches and foreign experts
Feb 15, 2020
Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju calls for trial of Kambala racer Srinivas Gowda under top coaches at SAI Center, BengaluruKambala racer Srinivas Gowda, whose running exploits during a traditional buffalo race in Karnataka has evoked a social media frenzy, will be assessed by expert coaches at SAI Center, Bengaluru on the instruction of Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju.
Nov 28, 2019
Sports Ministry forms expert committee featuring Pullela Gopichand, Gagan Narang and others to review National Sports CodeThe draft sports code proposes suggests barring of ministers, members of Parliament and Legislative Assemblies and government servants from holding office in the IOA and NSFs, tenure restrictions and age cap of 70 years.
Sep 25, 2019
AFI president Adille Sumariwalla re-elected as member of IAAF Council for second four-year termAFI president Adille Sumariwalla was on Wednesday re-elected as the member of the IAAF Council for a second four-year term during the 52nd Congress of the sport's world governing body at Doha.
Aug 02, 2019
Athletics Federation of India to provide grants to 100 district associations to fuel growth of track and field eventsThe grant will also help the associations compete in the National Inter-District Junior Athletics Meet (NIDJAM) each year. AFI President Adille Sumariwalla said it would be a pilot project this year and the support would be extended to more districts in a couple of years
May 16, 2019
Star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra recovering well without complications, according to AFI president Adille SumariwallaNeeraj Chopra is recovering from his elbow surgery without complications but he will not be rushed into any competition, including the World Championships later this year, Athletics Federation of India president Adille Sumariwalla said.
Mar 22, 2019
AFI's policy on selection of Indian squad for global events has made route to Olympics tougher for athletesIt may have been easier for the Indians to pick up ranking points and be high enough in the charts to secure their entries in the Olympic Games than meeting the stiffer than before qualifying criteria.
Mar 21, 2019
Asian Championships could be critical for Indian athletes in run up to World Championships, Tokyo OlympicsAsian Championships could be critical for Indian athletes in run up to World Championships, Tokyo Olympics
Mar 20, 2019
High-jumper Tejaswin Shankar dropped from Asian Athletics Championships squad by AFI after missing Federation CupTejaswin's exclusion does come as a surprise since he is regarded as one of the country's genuine medal prospects. Also, he is learned to have informed the national governing body of his inability to make it to the Federation Cup in advance, owing to his mid-term exams.
Sep 07, 2018
AFI has shortlisted events in which India can win maiden athletics Olympic medal, says president Adille SumariwallaTerming the success achieved in track and field events at the Asian Games as just the beginning, Athletics Federation of India (AFI) president Adille Sumariwalla has said his association has shortlisted some events from which an Olympic medal can come in future.