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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Lovlina Borgohain assures India of second medal; PV Sindhu beats Akane Yamaguchi to enter semis
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Lovlina Borgohain assures India of second medal; PV Sindhu beats Akane Yamaguchi to enter semis

Borgohain, all of 23 and already two-time world championship medallist, took a big step in making her own space in the Indian women's boxing's landscape, which has been largely dominated by Mary Kom.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Dutee Chand included in AFI's 26-member Indian athletics team for Games
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Dutee Chand included in AFI's 26-member Indian athletics team for Games

Dutee (women's 100m and 200m), MP Jabir (men's 400m hurdles), Gurpreet Singh (men's 50km race walk) and Annu Rani (women's javelin throw) have been assured of entries on the strength of their rankings.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Dutee Chand, Annu Rani, MP Jabir qualify for Games through rankings, confirm World Athletics
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Dutee Chand, Annu Rani, MP Jabir qualify for Games through rankings, confirm World Athletics

Twelve individual athletes, including star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra, booked automatic quota for the Olympics by breaching the qualification mark, while the trio of Dutee, Rani and Jabir made it to the Games through rankings. The men's 4x400m relay team qualified through top list.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Steeplechaser Avinash Sable to train in Uganda from April to July
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Steeplechaser Avinash Sable to train in Uganda from April to July

The 26-year-old will be training under foreign coach Addy Ruiter, who has guided athletes like Joshua Cheptegei of Uganda, the current world record holder in men's 5000m and 10,000m. Kenya, Morocco and Uganda are considered the hubs of steeplechase.

Federation Cup 2021: Avinash Sable, Neeraj Chopra, Tajinderpal Toor give India reason for cheer
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Federation Cup 2021: Avinash Sable, Neeraj Chopra, Tajinderpal Toor give India reason for cheer

Maharashtra's Avinash Sable paid the best possible tribute to late coach Nikolai Snesarev, posting a new national record time of 8 minutes 20.20 seconds to win the 3000m steeplechase at the Federation Cup

Federation Cup 2021: Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra star attraction at athletics meet
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Federation Cup 2021: Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra star attraction at athletics meet

Star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra will be the biggest attraction among 617 athletes, who would ply their trade at the 24th Federation Cup Senior Athletics Championships starting on Monday

Indian athletics coach Nikolai Snesarev found dead at NIS Patiala hostel room
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Indian athletics coach Nikolai Snesarev found dead at NIS Patiala hostel room

The cause of death of Nikolai Snesarev is yet to be determined. The Sports Authority of India doctor at the NIS declared him dead and the body has been referred to the government hospital for post-mortem.

Avinash Sable says he ‘could have run faster’ after smashing national record at Delhi Half Marathon
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Avinash Sable says he ‘could have run faster’ after smashing national record at Delhi Half Marathon

Avinash Sable is not a man of too many words. But he's someone who sets audacious goals. After breaking the half marathon national record, he believes he can run a steeplechase in 8:05.00.

Delhi Half Marathon: Avinash Sable smashes national record, first Indian to run it in less than 61 minutes
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Delhi Half Marathon: Avinash Sable smashes national record, first Indian to run it in less than 61 minutes

Sable, from Maharashtra, was 10th overall, with Ethiopia's Amedework Walelegn winning the men's elite race in 58:53.

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju says Olympic bound athletes will be given priority once COVID-19 vaccine is out
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Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju says Olympic bound athletes will be given priority once COVID-19 vaccine is out

Rijiju said he wants more national and international events in the coming months since the Olympic qualification events are going to happen.

Delhi Half Marathon: Amedework Walelegn, Yalemzerf Yehualaw win titles; Avinash Sable breaks national record
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Delhi Half Marathon: Amedework Walelegn, Yalemzerf Yehualaw win titles; Avinash Sable breaks national record

This year's race course was radically different from the last two years due to health protocols and the elite athletes ran under unprecedented circumstances due to the pandemic with the organisers providing them with a bio-secure zone.

Olympic-bound Avinash Sable to use Airtel Delhi Half Marathon to assess his progress, hopes for more races
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Olympic-bound Avinash Sable to use Airtel Delhi Half Marathon to assess his progress, hopes for more races

The 3000m steeplechase runner Avinash Sable, who holds the national record in the event, last took part in a competitive race in October 2019.

Airtel Delhi Half Marathon 2020: Srinu Bugatha aims to break last year's record as he spearheads elite Indian field
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Airtel Delhi Half Marathon 2020: Srinu Bugatha aims to break last year's record as he spearheads elite Indian field

Srinu, the winner of last year’s Airtel Delhi Half Marathon in the elite Indian men’s category, is coming on the back of a morale-boosting win in the Tata Mumbai Marathon 2020, where he clocked 2:18.36 (his personal best).

Airtel Delhi Half Marathon 2020: Defending champion Srinu Bugatha to lead strong Indian field
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Airtel Delhi Half Marathon 2020: Defending champion Srinu Bugatha to lead strong Indian field

Bugatha, the Tata Mumbai Marathon 2020 champion, will spearhead the men's field alongside Abhishek Pal, Avinash Sable and Pradeep Singh.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: With or without COVID-19 vaccine, India’s top athletes ready for Games
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: With or without COVID-19 vaccine, India’s top athletes ready for Games

Thursday marks six months since the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics were postponed. Can the Games be held without a vaccine next July? Firstpost spoke to seven Tokyo-bound athletes and two coaches about competing at the Games next July in the absence of a vaccine.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Unheralded Bhawna Jat seals qualification for Games in 20km race walk event
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Unheralded Bhawna Jat seals qualification for Games in 20km race walk event

Unheralded Bhawna Jat qualified for the Tokyo Olympics in the 20km race walk event after pulling off a shock win with a national record time at the National Championships on Saturday.

Mumbai Marathon 2020: Sudha Singh, Srini Bugatha lead Indian challenge in marathon; Avinash Sable to race in half marathon
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Mumbai Marathon 2020: Sudha Singh, Srini Bugatha lead Indian challenge in marathon; Avinash Sable to race in half marathon

Srini Bugatha will lead the Indian challenge in the Tata Mumbai Marathon, while Sudha Singh will lead the challenge for women at the event. In the men's half marathon category, Avinash Sable, 3,000 steeplechase national record holder, will lead the field

World Athletics Championships 2019: Avinash Sable says hard work led to Olympics berth in 3000m steeplechase
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World Athletics Championships 2019: Avinash Sable says hard work led to Olympics berth in 3000m steeplechase

Sable has become the first Indian after 1952 to qualify for the Olympics in this event.

World Athletics Championships 2019: Avinash Sable qualifies for Tokyo Olympics after smashing 3,000m steeplechase national record for second time
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World Athletics Championships 2019: Avinash Sable qualifies for Tokyo Olympics after smashing 3,000m steeplechase national record for second time

India's Avinash Sable qualified for Tokyo Olympics in men's 3,000m steeplechase event by shattering his own national record for the second time in three days though he finished 13th in the final race of the World Championships on Friday.