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Asian Athletics Championships Day 4 events: Tintu Luka in 800 m, G Lakshmanan in 10000 m and more
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Asian Athletics Championships Day 4 events: Tintu Luka in 800 m, G Lakshmanan in 10000 m and more

Tintu Luka in the 800m, Dutee Chand in the women's 200m and Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra will be in action on Day 4

Asian Athletics Championships: 100m men's final marred by controversy
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Asian Athletics Championships: 100m men's final marred by controversy

The men's 100 metres sprint at the Asian Athletics championships was mired in controversy after Malaysia's Khairul Hafiz, who was disqualified for a fault start, lodged a protest which resulted in the disqualification of another athlete.

Asian Athletics Championship Day 3 wrap: Sudha Singh's gold, four other medals maintain India's top spot
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Asian Athletics Championship Day 3 wrap: Sudha Singh's gold, four other medals maintain India's top spot

Along with Sudha Singh's gold in steeplechase, Anu Raghavan's silver in women's 400m hurdles, while woman triple jumper NV Sheena, men's 400m hurdler Jabir MP and the women's 4x100m relay team grabbed a bronze.

Asian Athletics Championships: Sudha Singh clinches gold in 3000m steeplechase
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Asian Athletics Championships: Sudha Singh clinches gold in 3000m steeplechase

Sudha, who had also won a silver each in the 2009, 2011 and 2013 editions, was a gold medal contender in the absence of compatriot Lalita Babar, who skipped the event after her recent marriage, and Bahrain's world and Asian record holder Ruth Jebet.

Asian Athletics Championships: Defending champion Tintu Luka reaches 800m final
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Asian Athletics Championships: Defending champion Tintu Luka reaches 800m final

Luka overcame a mild stutter on the back straight in the second lap to win the second heat in 2:6.66 seconds and emerge the fastest qualifier.

Asian Athletics Championship, Day 2 events: Sudha Singh in Women's Steeplechase final, India's relay teams and more
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Asian Athletics Championship, Day 2 events: Sudha Singh in Women's Steeplechase final, India's relay teams and more

Indian 4x100m women's relay team which will feature crowd favourite Dutee Chand and Olympian Srabani Nanda will be in action in the final along with Sudha Singh who will vie for a medal in the women's 3000m steeplechase final.

Asian Athletics Championships: Nirmala Sheoran leads way as Indians set track ablaze with four gold medals
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Asian Athletics Championships: Nirmala Sheoran leads way as Indians set track ablaze with four gold medals

Nirmala Sheoran led the charge as Indian racers set the track ablaze by grabbing all four gold medals on offer on a sensational rain-soaked second day of the 22nd Asian Athletics Championships, in Bhubaneswar on Friday.

Asian Athletics Championships: G Lakshmanan's coach reveals gold medallist used to run barefoot on highway
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Asian Athletics Championships: G Lakshmanan's coach reveals gold medallist used to run barefoot on highway

G Lakshmanan, who gave India a gold in the 5,000m event in the ongoing Asian Athletic Championships in Bhubaneswar, once practised barefoot on the highway in Pudukottai a decade or so ago, which was a sign of his fierce determination, said long-time coach S Loganathan.

Asian Athletics Championships: India decathlete Jagtar Singh fails dope test, faces lengthy ban
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Asian Athletics Championships: India decathlete Jagtar Singh fails dope test, faces lengthy ban

Jagtar Singh's urine sample 'A' has returned positive for meldonium and he now faces the prospect of being banned for a maximum period of four years.

Asian Athletic Championships: G Lakshmanan, Manpreet Kaur win gold as India top table on Day 1
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Asian Athletic Championships: G Lakshmanan, Manpreet Kaur win gold as India top table on Day 1

India opened their account on the opening day of the 22nd Asian Athletics Championships with women's shot putter Manpreet Kaur grabbing the gold medal with a throw of 18.28m.

Asian Athletics Championship kicks off with dazzling opening ceremony at Kalinga Stadium
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Asian Athletics Championship kicks off with dazzling opening ceremony at Kalinga Stadium

The 2017 Asian Athletics Championships is the 22nd edition of the event and will be held at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar from 6-9 July.

Asian Athletics Championships: How Bhubaneswar got ready to host event in just 90 days after Ranchi pulled out
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Asian Athletics Championships: How Bhubaneswar got ready to host event in just 90 days after Ranchi pulled out

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik at the inauguration of new synthetic track said, "We wanted to take up this challenge to show the world how far we have come." He honoured former athletes from Odisha.

Asian Athletics Championships: India can shine in track and field events, says IAAF chief Sebastian Coe
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Asian Athletics Championships: India can shine in track and field events, says IAAF chief Sebastian Coe

International Athletics Federation (IAAF) President Sebastian Coe on Tuesday said that India has the potential to make a mark in track and field events if it utilises the opportunities offered by its love of sport, its huge population and size of the market.

Asian Athletics Championships: Vikas Gowda cleared to participate despite poor showing at trials
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Asian Athletics Championships: Vikas Gowda cleared to participate despite poor showing at trials

Gowda won a gold in the 2013 edition in Pune with an effort of 64.90m before repeating the feat in the last edition in Wuhan, China with a throw of 62.03m.

Dutee Chand confident for Asian Athletics Championships, keen to exploit home advantange
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Dutee Chand confident for Asian Athletics Championships, keen to exploit home advantange

Dutee has qualified in three categories in the championship — 100 metres, 200 metres and 4x100 metres relay.

Asian Athletics Championship: Pakistan athletes given green signal to participate after getting Indian visas
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Asian Athletics Championship: Pakistan athletes given green signal to participate after getting Indian visas

A six-member Pakistan team will take part in the Asian Athletics Championships to be held in Bhubaneswar from 6-9 July as the Indian government has given visa to them.

Bhubaneswar to hold biggest ever Asian Athletics Championships, become the third Indian city to host event
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Bhubaneswar to hold biggest ever Asian Athletics Championships, become the third Indian city to host event

More than 1000 athletes from 45 countries will take part in 42 disciplines in the Asian Athletics Championships to be held here from 6-9 July, making it the biggest ever in the competition's history.

IAAF chief Sebastian Coe to visit India in July for Asian Athletics Championships
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IAAF chief Sebastian Coe to visit India in July for Asian Athletics Championships

Sebastian Coe, who won a gold each in 1500m at 1980 Moscow Olympics and 1984 Los Angeles Games, will visit Bhubaneswar during the 22nd Asian Athletics Championships.

Asian Athletics Championships to be held in Bhubaneswar after Ranchi pulls out as host city
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Asian Athletics Championships to be held in Bhubaneswar after Ranchi pulls out as host city

The Odisha capital of Bhubaneswar will host the Asian Athletics Championships in July after Ranchi made a late pull-out of staging the continental event.

Asian Athletics Championships the highlight of packed calendar for AFI
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Asian Athletics Championships the highlight of packed calendar for AFI

The 22nd Asian Athletics Championships, to be held in Ranchi in July, will be the top draw event in a packed calendar for the Athletics Federation of India (AFI), which was announced in New Delhi on Thursday.