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Apr 17, 2020
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Long jumper Murali Sreeshankar says it's a painful wait for qualificationThe 21-year-old Sreeshankar was at NIS-Patiala last month for the first leg of the Indian Grand Prix, a recognised event for Tokyo Olympics qualification, but it was cancelled just hours before start on the directives of the government.
Sep 22, 2019
World Athletics Championships 2019: Dutee Chand hopes to run personal best, reach finals in mega eventDutee, who became the first Indian to win a 100m gold in a global event during the World University Games in July, has been training with her coach N Ramesh at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar.
Jul 17, 2019
My coming out doesn't mean I will ignore my athletics career, says Dutee ChandDutee Chand said the gold at World University Games was an answer to her critics, who had written her off after her admission of same-sex relationship.
Mar 14, 2019
Federation Cup 2019: Hima Das, Dutee Chand among top stars in action for Asian Athletics Championships berthsAmong those who will be seen in action at the Fed Cup include sprint sensation Hima Das, Muhammed Anas and a host of other Asian Games gold medallists.
Mar 07, 2019
Athletes' demand for more events vs eventual reluctance to compete: The glaring contradiction of Indian athleticsPoor turnout at Indian GP events highlights glaring contradiction between athletes’ demand for more competitions and eventual reluctance to compete.
Jul 28, 2018
Athletics coach Nipon Das accused of sexual assault by female athlete, government authority investigating allegationsNipon Das, the coach who has been dubbed as the man behind Hima Das' success, facing charges of sexual assault levelled by another athlete he coached in Guwahati.
May 01, 2018
Neeraj Chopra sets sights on breaking India's Olympic track-and-field duck at Tokyo Games in 2020"The main aim is to win an Olympic medal. I can’t even imagine what that would mean to track-and-field in the country," said Neeraj Chopra.
Apr 10, 2018
Commonwealth Games 2018: Muhammad Anas misses medal by whisker; Hima Das races into 400m finalAnas clocked 45.31, marginally improving his own record of 45.32 which he set at the Indian Grand Prix in New Delhi last year.
Jan 20, 2018
Mumbai Marathon 2018: Injury-free Nitendra Singh Rawat eyes resurrection at favourite courseAt the course at which he set his personal best timing, an injury-free Nitendra Singh Rawat eyes qualification for the 2018 Commonwealth Games.
Aug 12, 2017
IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: India's 4x400 metres relay teams crash out in qualifying roundAsian champions Indian women's 4x400m relay team was disqualified for lane infringement while their male counterparts finished 10th to crash out of the World Athletics Championships, as the country's disappointing show continued on the penultimate day of competitions on Saturday.