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TOPS core list of track and field athletes includes discus thrower Seema Punia, who last competed in 2018
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TOPS core list of track and field athletes includes discus thrower Seema Punia, who last competed in 2018

Arpinder Singh's name was excluded from the TOPS core group after a performance review by the Mission Olympic Cell on Thursday. However, discus thrower Seema Punia, who last competed in 2018, is still a part of the core group, raising questions about the review process.

Arpinder Singh on TOPS list exclusion: 'How can I prove myself when there have been no events since March?'
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Arpinder Singh on TOPS list exclusion: 'How can I prove myself when there have been no events since March?'

Jakarta Asian Games gold medallist Arpinder Singh questions move to drop him from the Target Olympic Podium Scheme list in a year where there has been scant competitions.

‘It’s not as if my career’s over’: Arpinder Singh on missing out on Arjuna Award for fourth time
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‘It’s not as if my career’s over’: Arpinder Singh on missing out on Arjuna Award for fourth time

Arpinder Singh won gold in the triple jump at the 2018 Asian Games. While his coach got a Dronacharya that same year, Arpinder has unsuccessfully applied for the Arjuna Award in three consecutive years since.

WATCH: Sakshi Malik, Neeraj Chopra and other stars talk about power of sports on Olympic Day
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WATCH: Sakshi Malik, Neeraj Chopra and other stars talk about power of sports on Olympic Day

Top Indian athletes joined forces in spreading the message of the power of sport in overcoming hurdles in life by featuring in a video on the occasion of Olympic Day.

National Sports Awards 2020: From Neeraj Chopra to Manika Batra, all the sports stars nominated for Khel Ratna, Arjuna Award
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National Sports Awards 2020: From Neeraj Chopra to Manika Batra, all the sports stars nominated for Khel Ratna, Arjuna Award

Here's a list of athletes who have been nominated so far for National Sports Awards in the Khel Ratna and Arjuna Award categories

Tokyo Olympics: Triple-jumper Arpinder Singh confident of breaching qualification mark once training resumes
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Tokyo Olympics: Triple-jumper Arpinder Singh confident of breaching qualification mark once training resumes

"I am confident of going past the Olympic qualification mark. I was in good form before the lockdown, and frankly, jumping 17 metres is not an impossible task," Arpinder said.

National Inter-State Athletics Championships: Triple-jumper Arpinder Singh wins gold but fails to touch Worlds qualifying mark
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National Inter-State Athletics Championships: Triple-jumper Arpinder Singh wins gold but fails to touch Worlds qualifying mark

Arpinder managed the season's best jump of 16.83m, 12cm short of World Championship qualifying standard of 16.95m under hot and humid conditions at the PAC Stadium

Sports Authority of India approves Rs 57 lakh financial proposals for TOPS athletes in five sports
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Sports Authority of India approves Rs 57 lakh financial proposals for TOPS athletes in five sports

In athletics middle-distance runner Jinson Johnson, discuss thrower Seema Punia and triple jumper Arpinder Singh were the beneficiaries.

Firstpost Editors' Picks: Opposition's alliance efforts, Cyclone Fani survivors, middle income trap; today's must-read stories
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Firstpost Editors' Picks: Opposition's alliance efforts, Cyclone Fani survivors, middle income trap; today's must-read stories

Firstpost Editors' Picks: Opposition's alliance efforts after Ram Madhav's statement, Cyclone Fani's survivors struggle to get their lives back on track, middle income trap; today's must-read stories

After stop-start career, triple jumper Arpinder Singh finding speed and momentum under Antony Yaich
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After stop-start career, triple jumper Arpinder Singh finding speed and momentum under Antony Yaich

Triple jumper Arpinder Singh had sent a proposal to train under Jeremy Fischer in USA under the TOP Scheme. But when he didn't hear back on it for many weeks, he moved to IIS to train under Antony Yaich.

Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra nominated for Khel Ratna; Tejinder Pal Singh Toor, Dutee Chand in running for Arjuna Award
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Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra nominated for Khel Ratna; Tejinder Pal Singh Toor, Dutee Chand in running for Arjuna Award

The 21-year-old Neeraj, one of the very few world class track and field athletes India currently has, was awarded the Arjuna Award last year after he won a gold in the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games

Indian track and field stars’ decision to train at home instead of international stints suggests they are giving up global dreams
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Indian track and field stars’ decision to train at home instead of international stints suggests they are giving up global dreams

It is important for all Indian track and field athletes to develop an attitude that can enable them to aim higher. For, they find it hard to adapt to a new mindset that requires them to be away from familiar environment. They seem okay to be training in national camps, but fight shy of being overseas.

AFI's policy on selection of Indian squad for global events has made route to Olympics tougher for athletes
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AFI's policy on selection of Indian squad for global events has made route to Olympics tougher for athletes

It 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.

Asian Championships could be critical for Indian athletes in run up to World Championships, Tokyo Olympics
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Asian Championships could be critical for Indian athletes in run up to World Championships, Tokyo Olympics

Asian Championships could be critical for Indian athletes in run up to World Championships, Tokyo Olympics

Federation Cup: Dharun Ayyasamy claims gold after clocking 48.80 secs to better own 400m hurdles national record
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Federation Cup: Dharun Ayyasamy claims gold after clocking 48.80 secs to better own 400m hurdles national record

Ayyasamy clocked 48.80 seconds to erase his own national mark of 48.96, which he had set at the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta.

Federation Cup 2019: Hima Das, Dutee Chand among top stars in action for Asian Athletics Championships berths
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Federation Cup 2019: Hima Das, Dutee Chand among top stars in action for Asian Athletics Championships berths

Among those who will be seen in action at the Fed Cup include sprint sensation Hima Das, Muhammed Anas and a host of other Asian Games gold medallists.

After landmark 2018, triple jumper Arpinder Singh readies for giant leap at World Championships
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After landmark 2018, triple jumper Arpinder Singh readies for giant leap at World Championships

Currently being coached by Jeremy Fisher, one of the top jump coaches in the USA, Arpinder will return to India at the end of March for the Federation Cup.

Sushil Kumar, Swapna Barman dropped from TOPS; Arpinder Singh, Avinash Sable included in revised list
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Sushil Kumar, Swapna Barman dropped from TOPS; Arpinder Singh, Avinash Sable included in revised list

Sushil Kumar and India's first Asian Games gold medallist heptathlete Swapna Barman were on Thursday dropped from the latest Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS)

National Open Athletics: Arpinder Singh, Dharun Ayyasamy among main attractions as Championship kicks off in Bhubaneshwar today
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National Open Athletics: Arpinder Singh, Dharun Ayyasamy among main attractions as Championship kicks off in Bhubaneshwar today

Asian Games gold medallist Arpinder Singh will be the biggest attraction at the 58th National Open Athletics Championships, to be held here from 25 to 28 September.

Arpinder Singh's journey from enduring naysayers to courting Asian Games glory speaks of his character and resolve to excel
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Arpinder Singh's journey from enduring naysayers to courting Asian Games glory speaks of his character and resolve to excel

On a hot and humid night in Jakarta, Arpinder Singh finally laid to rest the internal demons and silenced the naysayers who doubted him by winning gold.