The senior selection committee, to be chaired by Randhawa, will have former chief coach Bahadur Singh, Bahadur Singh Saggu, Krishna Poonia, Jyotirmoyee Sikdar, Uday Prabhu, Praveen Jolly and Gopal Saini as other members.
IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Combative Davinder Singh Kang aims for history in javelin throw final
Doing well at the World Championships has been Davinder Singh Kang’s consistent refrain and the training done with an eye on the tournament has paid off.
IAAF World Championships 2017: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan hails HC verdict on PU Chitra's participation
Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Friday hailed the Kerala High Court verdict directing the Union government to ensure participation of athlete P U Chitra in the world championships at London.
IAAF World Championships: AFI botch squad selection with arbitrary criteria, leave behind frustrated athletes
The selection committee need to follow sound judgement and a consistent train of thought, along with keeping in mind ‘talent’, when picking an Indian team for a World Championship.
The Athletics Federation of India (AFI) has announced 32-member Indian team for the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow from July 23-Aug 3, thus bringing down the number to 32 from 41 selected originally.