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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Nirmala Sheoran hurt by lack of international exposure, coach
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Nirmala Sheoran hurt by lack of international exposure, coach

During her 400m semi-final, Nirmala Sheoran looked like a timid deer caught in the headlights and only managed a timing of 53.07.

Highlights, IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017, Results, Day 3 in London: Tori Bowie claims gold, Thiam wins heptathlon
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Highlights, IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017, Results, Day 3 in London: Tori Bowie claims gold, Thiam wins heptathlon

Catch all the live updates and results from Day 3 of the much-anticipated IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017 in London.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Neeraj Chopra among brightest hopes for India
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Neeraj Chopra among brightest hopes for India

Both Neeraj and Davinder Singh Kang have thrown above 83m consistently. At the Asian Championships, Neeraj threw 85.23 to take gold. But would that be enough? It could be for a place in the finals. But big meets have thrown up surprises.

Watch: Jamaican sprint legend Usain Bolt ready to defend his world 100m title
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Watch: Jamaican sprint legend Usain Bolt ready to defend his world 100m title

Bolt refused to single out who would be his closest rival for the 100m, with heats on Friday before the semi-final and final on Saturday at the same stadium in east London where he won treble gold at the 2012 Olympics.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: With federation suspended, 19 Russians to compete as neutrals
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: With federation suspended, 19 Russians to compete as neutrals

Nineteen Russians have been cleared to compete internationally after demonstrating to the IAAF that their training environment meets the required anti-doping standards.

IAAF World Championships 2017: More than 600 athletes to be tested for doping before the start of the competition
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IAAF World Championships 2017: More than 600 athletes to be tested for doping before the start of the competition

The Athletics Integrity Unit announced a very comprehensive intelligence-based anti-doping programme for the IAAF World Championship. AIU will test more than 600 athletes before the start of the competition.

IAAF World Championships 2017: Sports Minister Vijay Goel urges AFI to honour Kerala HC verdict on PU Chitra
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IAAF World Championships 2017: Sports Minister Vijay Goel urges AFI to honour Kerala HC verdict on PU Chitra

Sports Minister Vijay Goel has advised the Athletics Federation of India (AFI) to honour the Kerala High Court directive on P U Chitra to ensure her participation in the upcoming IAAF World Championships.

IAAF World Championships: AFI botch squad selection with arbitrary criteria, leave behind frustrated athletes
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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.

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: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik unveils event's official mascot Olly
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Asian Athletics Championship: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik unveils event's official mascot Olly

Olly, the Olive Ridley sea turtle was on Monday unveiled as the official mascot for the 22nd edition of the Asian Athletics Championships to be held from 6 to 9 July.

IAAF president Sebastian Coe believes athletics will rise again to be among world's top 4 sports
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IAAF president Sebastian Coe believes athletics will rise again to be among world's top 4 sports

IAAF president Sebastian Coe feels the sport will rise from the unprecedented Russian doping crisis to be among the world's top-four sports.

Indian women's relay team win gold, inch closer to Rio Olympics qualification
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Indian women's relay team win gold, inch closer to Rio Olympics qualification

The Indian 4x400m women's relay team clocked 3.31.39sec to win the gold medal at the PTS Athletics Meeting in Samorin and inch closer to the Rio Olympics.

Usain Bolt breezes through 200 heat at World Championships
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Usain Bolt breezes through 200 heat at World Championships

Usain Bolt took it easy Friday on his way to another three gold medals at the world championships, breezing through the heats of the 200 meters to set him up for No. 2.