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Federation Cup National Athletics shifted from Delhi, AFI fumes
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Federation Cup National Athletics shifted from Delhi, AFI fumes

The Federation Cup National Athletics Championships will be shifted to NIS Patiala after the Sports Authority of India denied permission to hold it at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here in view of FIFA U-17 World Cup, Athletics Federation of India said on Monday.

Road to Rio: At Olympics, Lalita Babar's versatility will be big advantage for steeplechase
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Road to Rio: At Olympics, Lalita Babar's versatility will be big advantage for steeplechase

Lalita Babar has proved that she deserves to be in India’s Olympic contingent by qualifying for both the 42.195 km marathon event and the 3000M steeplechase competition in Rio.

Road to Rio: Dutee Chand, the girl who fought hyperandrogenism laws to reach the Olympics
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Road to Rio: Dutee Chand, the girl who fought hyperandrogenism laws to reach the Olympics

Less than a year after the IAAF ordeal, Dutee Chand made it to the forthcoming Rio Olympics by breaking the national record twice.

Dutee Chand wins 100m gold in Taiwan, but falls short of Olympic qualification mark
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Dutee Chand wins 100m gold in Taiwan, but falls short of Olympic qualification mark

Left to compete within an hour of reaching the venue from China, sprinter Dutee Chand won the gold in women's 100m sprint event in the Taiwan Open Athletics Championships but missed out on the Olympic qualification mark.

Rio-bound Sudha Singh smashes 3000m steeplechase national record
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Rio-bound Sudha Singh smashes 3000m steeplechase national record

Rio Olympics-bound athlete Sudha Singh on Saturday shattered the national record in women's 3000m steeplechase event to finish eighth in the second leg of the prestigious Diamond League Meet in Shanghai.

Delhi's pollution affected athletes, Federation Cup should have been held elsewhere: PT Usha
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Delhi's pollution affected athletes, Federation Cup should have been held elsewhere: PT Usha

Legendary sprinter P T Usha today expressed unhappiness at New Delhi hosting the Federation Cup National Athletics Championships, saying dust and pollution at the Capital City affected the performance of the participants.

Road to Rio: Lalita Babar smashes national record, Sudha Singh qualifies for Olympics in 3000m steeple
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Road to Rio: Lalita Babar smashes national record, Sudha Singh qualifies for Olympics in 3000m steeple

Olympics-bound Lalita Babar on Friday smashed her own national record to win the gold while Sudha Singh also qualified for the Rio Games while winning silver in women's 3000m steeplechase

Dutee Chand breaks two national record, misses Olympic qualification by 0.01 second
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Dutee Chand breaks two national record, misses Olympic qualification by 0.01 second

Two national records were shattered with 100m sprinter Dutee Chand hogging the limelight on the opening day of the Federation Cup National Athletics Championships

Overcoming 'gender' controversy, Pinki Pramanik returns to major athletics after eight years
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Overcoming 'gender' controversy, Pinki Pramanik returns to major athletics after eight years

Four years after overcoming a controversy over her gender, Pramanik returned to her first major athletics competition in the Federation Cup and finished seventh in the women's 100m dash.