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World Military Games 2019: Deepak wins silver after loss against Kazakhstan's Zhussupov Temirtas;  N Sriram Balaji wins bronze in men's singles
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World Military Games 2019: Deepak wins silver after loss against Kazakhstan's Zhussupov Temirtas; N Sriram Balaji wins bronze in men's singles

Deepak had to settle for the silver in the men's light flyweight (46-49kg) category after losing 0-5 to gold medallist Zhussupov Temirtas of Kazakhstan in the final

National Open Athletics Championships: Annu Rani maintains good form to clinch gold medal in women's javelin throw
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National Open Athletics Championships: Annu Rani maintains good form to clinch gold medal in women's javelin throw

Continuing her good run, Annu Rani bagged the gold medal in the women's javelin throw event at the 59th National Open Athletics Championships

World Athletics Championships 2019: Shot putter Tejinder Pal Singh Toor, 1500m runner Jinson Johnson crash out in qualification round
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World Athletics Championships 2019: Shot putter Tejinder Pal Singh Toor, 1500m runner Jinson Johnson crash out in qualification round

India's Asian Games gold medallist duo of shot putter Tejinder Pal Singh Toor and 1500m runner Jinson Johnson crashed out of the World Athletics Championships in the qualification round on Thursday.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2019: India's full schedule, TV broadcast and live streaming coverage
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2019: India's full schedule, TV broadcast and live streaming coverage

Without Neeraj Chopra and Hima Das, India have grim chances of winning a medal or reaching a final at the IAAF World Athletics Championships 2019 in Doha, Qatar.

World Athletics Championships 2019: Hima Das named as relay runner in India's squad; Neeraj Chopra misses out due to injury
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World Athletics Championships 2019: Hima Das named as relay runner in India's squad; Neeraj Chopra misses out due to injury

Hima Das could not qualify for her pet event 400m but she has been named to run in the women's 4x400m relay and the mixed 4x400m relay races.

Jinson Johnson betters own record to win 1500m silver in ISTAF Berlin, qualifies for Doha World Championships
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Jinson Johnson betters own record to win 1500m silver in ISTAF Berlin, qualifies for Doha World Championships

Asian Games gold medallist Jinson Johnson bettered his own 1500m national record while clinching a silver in the ISTAF Berlin event on Sunday.

Olympics 2020: India's middle-distance runner Jinson Johnson to train in US to improve timing and qualify for Tokyo
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Olympics 2020: India's middle-distance runner Jinson Johnson to train in US to improve timing and qualify for Tokyo

Indian middle-distance runner Jinson Johnson on Friday said that he will be training in the United States in a bid to improve his timings and seal a berth in next year's Olympics.

India's top athletes, including five gold medallists, not tested by NADA before Asian Games 2018
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India's top athletes, including five gold medallists, not tested by NADA before Asian Games 2018

Five of the six individual gold medal winners in athletics at the Asian Games were not tested out of competition by the NADA prior to the event in Jakarta-Palembang last year.

Sports Authority of India approves Rs 57 lakh financial proposals for TOPS athletes in five sports
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Sports Authority of India approves Rs 57 lakh financial proposals for TOPS athletes in five sports

In athletics middle-distance runner Jinson Johnson, discuss thrower Seema Punia and triple jumper Arpinder Singh were the beneficiaries.

Asian champion PU Chitra clocks season's best time to win women's 1500m gold in Sweden; Jinson Johnson collects silver
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Asian champion PU Chitra clocks season's best time to win women's 1500m gold in Sweden; Jinson Johnson collects silver

A gold medallist at the Asian Championships in Doha this year, P U Chitra won gold in the 1500 metres category at the Folksam Grand Prix in Sollentuna, Sweden

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Jinson Johnson believes he can spring surprises and qualify for 1500 m event
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Jinson Johnson believes he can spring surprises and qualify for 1500 m event

Jinson Johnson said, 'The qualification mark is set at 3:35 for Tokyo but the gold at Rio came in 3:50. The IAAF has made qualifications tougher. Nevertheless, for several years I have been doing things which were not done by my compatriots. I can springing surprises'

Asian Athletics Championships 2019: Swapna Barman bags silver in women's heptathlon; Jinson Johnson pulls out with injury
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Asian Athletics Championships 2019: Swapna Barman bags silver in women's heptathlon; Jinson Johnson pulls out with injury

Barman's aggregate points on Tuesday was more than the 5942 she had logged while winning the gold in the last edition of the continental meet in 2017 but was less than the 6026 that she had accumulated in the Asian Games in Jakarta last year

Asian Athletics Championships 2019: Annu Rani, Parul Choudhary secure India's first medals; Dutee Chand shatters national record
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Asian Athletics Championships 2019: Annu Rani, Parul Choudhary secure India's first medals; Dutee Chand shatters national record

Javelin thrower Annu Rani and 5000m runner Parul Choudhary won a silver and a bronze respectively as India opened its medal account on the opening day of the Asian Athletics Championships on Sunday

Asian Athletics Championships 2019: Indian athletes must fulfil potential as World Championships, Tokyo Olympics loom large
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Asian Athletics Championships 2019: Indian athletes must fulfil potential as World Championships, Tokyo Olympics loom large

Towards the goal of winning medals at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, it is essential for the Indian athletes to perform up to their true potential in the Asian Athletics Championships.

Asian Athletics Championships 2019 full schedule: Complete time table in IST with list of events for tournament in Qatar
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Asian Athletics Championships 2019 full schedule: Complete time table in IST with list of events for tournament in Qatar

The Athletics Federation of India announced a provisional squad of 51 players on 19 March, which featured a number of well-known names like Neeraj Chopra, Jinson Johnson, Dutee Chand, Hima Das, Swapna Barman and Mohammed Anas Yahiya

Federation Cup 2019: Hima Das, Dutee Chand among top stars in action for Asian Athletics Championships berths
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Federation Cup 2019: Hima Das, Dutee Chand among top stars in action for Asian Athletics Championships berths

Among 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.

Asian Games gold medallist Jinson Johnson says there's more to learn from losing abroad than winning in India
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Asian Games gold medallist Jinson Johnson says there's more to learn from losing abroad than winning in India

Jinson Johnson has his sights set on the 2020 Olympics after a successful Asian Games where he won two medals and will be hoping to solidify his place as one of India's best athletes.

Middle-distance runner Manjit Singh still unemployed despite winning gold in men's 800 metres at Asian Games 2018
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Middle-distance runner Manjit Singh still unemployed despite winning gold in men's 800 metres at Asian Games 2018

Over a month after winning the Asian Games men's 800 metres in Indonesia, Manjit Singh is yet to receive a job or inclusion in the Target Olympic Podium Scheme.

India captain Virat Kohli, weightlifting world champion Mirabai Chanu receive Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award
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India captain Virat Kohli, weightlifting world champion Mirabai Chanu receive Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award

India captain Virat Kohli and weightlifting world champion Mirabai Chanu were presented with the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award at a ceremony at the Rashtrapati Bhawan.

Listen: Full script of Episode 43 of Spodcast where we discuss Virat Kohli's absence from Asia Cup squad, Khel Ratna Awards and more
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Listen: Full script of Episode 43 of Spodcast where we discuss Virat Kohli's absence from Asia Cup squad, Khel Ratna Awards and more

Read the full script of episode 43 of Spodcast, Firstpost's sports podcast, where we discuss India beginning their Asia Cup campaign sans skipper Virat Kohli, Mirabai Chanu getting nominated for Khel Ratna among other things.